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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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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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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How much does a family health insurance plan cost?

Moving to Hong Kong with your family? You’ll be disappointed to find out that health insurance premiums in the SAR are notoriously high. Despite this, getting health insurance is something you should consider, as it’ll provide you with peace of mind and help you avoid out-of-pocket payments. In this Pacific Prime Hong Kong article, we’ll …

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An expat’s guide to picking the right school for your child in Hong Kong

Living abroad in Hong Kong can be a wonderful experience for children. But it can also be a tough one if their school isn’t a good fit. Whether it’s facing a different educational system or adapting to a new learning culture, there’s a multitude of things expat children might struggle with. So, without further ado, …

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