Your guide to raising multicultural kids in Hong Kong

As a parent, your goal is to raise your child to be well-rounded, accepting, and, above all, happy. What it takes to get there, however, is different for everyone. Whether you’ve moved to Hong Kong with your family or are planning on starting one here, Hong Kong is an ideal setting for multicultural parenting, which …

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A complete guide to the COVID-19 Vaccination Program in Hong Kong

Hong Kongers should rejoice at the fact that the SAR has plans to roll out the COVID-19 vaccine in a matter of days. While things have been relatively under control in the city-state, and strong COVID-19 testing measures are in place, a vaccination program is the only way things can truly revert back to normalcy, …

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COVID-19 Vaccines: A guide for employers in Hong Kong

The announcement of three types of COVID-19 vaccines for Hong Kong’s residents creates hope of the situation returning to business-as-usual for employers across the SAR. Recent news from Bloomberg indicates it could be as soon as early March 2021, once the first batch of vaccines from the German firm BioNTech SE arrives around the end …

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Air pollution in Hong Kong and pregnancy: are you at risk?

Expats coming from less densely populated parts of the world might quickly notice the negative effects of air pollution in Hong Kong. You might experience skin problems, breathing problems, or even headaches and dizziness. These are only the short-term effects of air pollution exposure. With that said, are pregnant women particularly at risk? Can bad …

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Insurance claims: How hospital billing methods differ in Hong Kong

Worrying about money and payments only makes things harder when you’re seeking necessary medical treatment. Hong Kong is the third most expensive location in the world, according to our recent study on health insurance costs. When it comes to squaring up payment for care received, there are a number of hospital billing methods that you …

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