The ultimate guide to maternity insurance for expats in Hong Kong

There are many things you need to think about if you plan on having a baby. As an expat, you’re going to have even more to consider since the local healthcare system may be unfamiliar to you. While Hong Kong’s healthcare system is certainly well-equipped, it can also be overwhelming to navigate on your own, …

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The complete guide to flu vaccines in Hong Kong

Seasonal flu vaccines are a routine occurrence for many Hong Kongers each autumn, in order to protect against flu in the coming months. But it has taken on a whole nother meaning this year amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, as individuals want to minimize the possibility of getting ill at all costs. Whether or not you’ve …

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How to find the best health insurance plan in Hong Kong

The prospect of relocating to a megacity like Hong Kong can be both exciting and daunting. Ensuring that you’ve made all the necessary preparations is therefore key in alleviating some of the stress that naturally comes with moving to a new country. One thing that you will quickly discover when doing research on the city …

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SCMP’s webinar series: Pierre de Mirman shares insights on Shanghai healthcare

As part of SCMP’s Global Citizens webinar series, Pacific Prime’s Global Head for Employee Benefits & Corporate Solutions, Pierre de Mirman, was invited to provide an insightful presentation titled – Healthcare 101: What you need to know about healthcare in Shanghai and touched on the following 3 main topics for viewers and expats alike: Healthcare …

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An overview of mental health resources in Hong Kong

Health is not only the absence of disease or illness, but is a “state of complete physical, mental, and social well-being”, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Despite this, mental health conditions are often stigmatized in society. As mental health charity Mind Hong Kong states, more than half of Hong Kongers surveyed believe they …

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