Healthy kids in Hong Kong

How to raise happy and healthy kids in Hong Kong

1st of June marks International Children’s Day around the world. As parents, we want to keep our kids happy and healthy and protect them from all dangers in the world, especially now, in times of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. With schools in Hong Kong reopening, the everyday “normal” will be disrupted for some time, however, …

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Healthy kids in Hong Kong

How to raise happy and healthy kids in Hong Kong

1st of June marks International Children’s Day around the world. As parents, we want to keep our kids happy and healthy and protect them from all dangers in the world, especially now, in times of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. With schools in Hong Kong reopening, the everyday “normal” will be disrupted for some time, however, …

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An overview of the healthcare system in Hong Kong

The healthcare system in Hong Kong: An informative overview

One of the most crucial things to think about as an expat moving to, or living in Hong Kong is, undoubtedly, how to go about accessing its healthcare system. In this vibrant metropolis you’ll find that there are many quality healthcare options available from both the public and private systems, and be rest assured that …

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How to Save Money on your Healthcare Expenses in Hong Kong

How to save money on your healthcare expenses in Hong Kong

According to the 2019 Cost of International Health Insurance report, Hong Kong ranked as the 3rd most expensive country in terms of health insurance premium costs: individuals pay on average USD $5,738, and families USD $17,140 for a comprehensive one-year plan. The prices of health insurance represent the costs of healthcare in the SAR, as …

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An overview of the healthcare system in Hong Kong

The healthcare system in Hong Kong: An informative overview

One of the most crucial things to think about as an expat moving to, or living in Hong Kong is, undoubtedly, how to go about accessing its healthcare system. In this vibrant metropolis you’ll find that there are many quality healthcare options available from both the public and private systems, and be rest assured that …

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How to Save Money on your Healthcare Expenses in Hong Kong

How to save money on your healthcare expenses in Hong Kong

According to the 2019 Cost of International Health Insurance report, Hong Kong ranked as the 3rd most expensive country in terms of health insurance premium costs: individuals pay on average USD $5,738, and families USD $17,140 for a comprehensive one-year plan. The prices of health insurance represent the costs of healthcare in the SAR, as …

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How to stay connected to family and friends despite social distancing

How to stay connected to family and friends despite social distancing

With the government implementing strict policies to maintain social distancing due to coronavirus, you don’t have a choice but to abide by these self-isolation regulations to control the spread of this pandemic. We know it isn’t easy to sit at home in isolation, especially if you’re used to meeting everyone at work and hanging out …

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5 ways of reinventing your office culture to thrive in the 2020s

5 ways of reinventing your office culture to thrive in the 2020s

As we approach the end of the decade, businesses around the world are presented with a timely opportunity to reflect on how they can capitalize on the arriving wave of young employees. To do so, firms will have to start reinventing their office culture to meet the expectations of these young talents, who will soon …

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3 ways a financial wellness program helps improve your business

3 ways a financial wellness program helps improve your business

As the global economic instability has many worried that an economic recession is around the corner, financial stress is fast becoming the most significant stress factor for employees. Financial stress takes a toll on your employee’s physical and mental health, which can damage your business’s productivity, turnover rate, and insurance costs.   This is where financial …

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Infographics of international and private school insurance released!

New international and private school insurance infographic released!

Pacific Prime Hong Kong is delighted to announce the launch of its latest infographic on international and private school insurance, a welcome addition to its collection of useful guides and reports. While our recently released school insurance guide provides comprehensive and in-depth information on the subject, this infographic presents the material via easy-to-digest and enticing …

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Healthy kids in Hong Kong

How to raise happy and healthy kids in Hong Kong

1st of June marks International Children’s Day around the world. As parents, we want to keep our kids happy and healthy and protect them from all dangers in the world, especially now, in times of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. With schools in Hong Kong reopening, the everyday “normal” will be disrupted for some time, however, …

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Tips for working from home with children during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic

Tips for working from home with children during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic

Having your children around at home can be the most rewarding experience for any parent after a hard day’s work. But in the wake of COVID-19, parents in Hong Kong are embarking on a whole new world of balancing their careers with caring (and homeschooling) for their children – with no sign of it ending …

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Covid-19 infection children

Covid-19 infection in children and babies

With rates of hospitalization and mortality from novel coronavirus disease increasing worldwide, there is an understandable concern for the general public. Already, the coronavirus outbreak is impacting expats in Hong Kong in many ways, and it’s especially troublesome for parents, as the schools are closed during the outbreak, and there is still a lot we …

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Telemedicine demand in Hong Kong

Spike in telemedicine demand in Hong Kong in the wake of coronavirus

Telehealth services allow patients to be seen and diagnosed remotely by doctors via electronic communication, such as video conferencing or chats. Telemedicine has already caught on in the United States and some European and now, in the wake of the novel coronavirus pandemic, patients in Hong Kong turn to telemedicine solutions to reduce social contact …

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How to stay connected to family and friends despite social distancing

How to stay connected to family and friends despite social distancing

With the government implementing strict policies to maintain social distancing due to coronavirus, you don’t have a choice but to abide by these self-isolation regulations to control the spread of this pandemic. We know it isn’t easy to sit at home in isolation, especially if you’re used to meeting everyone at work and hanging out …

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COVID-19 and pregnancy: How to minimize the infection risk for mom and baby

Pregnancy is often a happy and exciting time in the life of a woman. However, with people in a constant state of anxiety and panic over the COVID-19 pandemic, what is meant to be a time of joy and enthusiasm for many expectant mothers might feel like the opposite. Aside from being concerned about your …

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advantagesofmindfulnessatworkhk

The advantages of mindfulness at work

Unmotivated employees, a tense workplace environment, and performance that just doesn’t cut it are all familiar to any manager. One way to fix this is by adopting mindfulness at work, which can help improve employee productivity, motivation, and overall wellbeing. In this Pacific Prime Hong Kong article, we explore the advantages of mindfulness at work. …

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The importance of pre-assignment health screening and group health insurance

The importance of pre-assignment health screening and group health insurance

For an employer to attract the highest quality candidate from abroad, many factors have to be considered to ensure the overseas move is a success. Before potential candidates decide to accept an expatriate assignment there are a few main factors that go into making their decision: is this a good move for my career? Does …

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benefits of health tracking in the workplace

The benefits of health tracking in the workplace

There is a whole spectrum of benefits concerning health tracking devices in the workplace that extend beyond the employees themselves. The employer and even the insurance company can see measurable advantages of a well-designed workplace wellness program that includes health tracking devices. The workplace wellness trend is here, and with the advancement in wearable technology, …

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