First, it’s not SO terrible, there’re different teams, some are actually good. If no urge to leave exists, one can easily stay there for 2+ years, get a permanent residence and move forward.

Second, yes, being here helps. The local market is getting better, and many companies are familiar with the concept of foreign worker and immigration procedures.

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