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California: Wildfires

In November, a number of fires erupted across the state of California, making the 2018 wildfire season the deadliest and most destructive in the state’s history.

Osaka, Japan: Earthquake

An earthquake on 18 June caused 4 deaths and hundreds of injuries, along with hundreds of damaged buildings, other structural damage, and flooding.

Luanda: Kwanza Devaluation

In January, Angola unpegged its currency to the USD. As exchange rates level, the cost of imported goods may rise, leading to higher expenses for expatriates.

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