What pregnant women should know about the coronavirus

What pregnant women should know about the coronavirus

Giving birth to a baby is hard work, and it is especially so in the midst of the global COVID-19 pandemic. While the knowledge about the novel coronavirus is still evolving and there are still many uncertainties, maternity services, unlike other parts of healthcare, cannot be postponed or cancelled. That’s why it is imperative for …

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Coronavirus outbreak: A short guide and update for expats in Thailand

Coronavirus outbreak: A short guide and update for expats in Thailand

Covid-19 has taken Thailand by storm and continues to spread panic as people from all walks of life do whatever they can to avoid contracting the disease. A lot of expats living in Thailand remain worried about their health especially families with children and elderly relatives. The pandemic which has spread across South-east Asia and …

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How to maintain mental health during the Covid-19 outbreak

How to maintain mental health during the Covid-19 outbreak

The Covid-19 outbreak is having a major impact on the lives of many people living in Thailand. Just about every industry is affected including finance, manufacturing, services, and tourism, leaving problems down the line for individuals and families. Expats, as well as their family members, are also feeling the effects with jobs and businesses affected, …

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How should you plan for pregnancy in Thailand?

How should you plan for pregnancy in Thailand?

Having a baby is a huge decision in life, especially if you want to give birth in a foreign country such as Thailand. You will need to spend way more time searching for useful information online and offline, such as which private hospital is the best to give birth while struggling with cultural and language …

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Coronavirus outbreak: A short guide and update for expats in Thailand

Coronavirus outbreak: A short guide and update for expats in Thailand

Covid-19 has taken Thailand by storm and continues to spread panic as people from all walks of life do whatever they can to avoid contracting the disease. A lot of expats living in Thailand remain worried about their health especially families with children and elderly relatives. The pandemic which has spread across South-east Asia and …

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What Is a Guaranteed Renewable Insurance Policy?

What is a guaranteed renewable insurance policy?

If you’re planning to meet with your insurer, agent, or broker, to discuss your health insurance plans, the term ‘guaranteed renewable insurance policy’ will definitely come up. If you’re confused by what this means, why it matters to you, and whether you should get a plan that has guaranteed renewability, you’ve come to the right …

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Cavity filling types: Get to know your options

Cavities are one of the last things you want to have when you visit the dentist. These pesky holes in your teeth are one of the consequences of poor oral health. It can be both painful and inconvenient, and can end up costing quite a bit of money if you don’t have dental insurance. Especially …

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5 tips for securing business insurance in Thailand

5 tips for securing business insurance in Thailand

In the past decade, thanks to its low labor and rental costs, Thailand, especially Bangkok, has morphed from a virtual backwater into a tech start-up hub, where investors from around the world seek business opportunities and new companies sprout up every day. It’s indeed an exciting new chapter of your life to start a new …

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8 types of essential company insurance solutions in Thailand

Having the right company insurance solutions in Thailand gives you more than just peace of mind. It is fundamental, and sometimes even a legal necessity, for the protection and management of your business. Striking the right balance between benefits and cost can be hard, too; some businesses will try to pay minimal premiums for only …

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New school insurance infographic released by Pacific Prime Thailand

Pacific Prime Thailand is pleased to announce the release of a new school insurance infographic. The school insurance infographic showcases the essential and recommended insurance solutions for private and international schools worldwide, and it’s available for viewing and download with this link. What’s inside Pacific Prime’s new school insurance infographic? This school insurance infographic is a …

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Types of insurance for your newborn

Any new parent knows that bringing a child into the world comes with many responsibilities. Diapers that constantly need changing, mouths that often need feeding, and not getting enough rest are some of the challenges that parents have to deal with. Aside from the long list of caregiving needs that your baby will require, another …

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Maternity health insurance and Zika in Thailand

Anyone who lives in or travels to the Land of Smiles is likely aware that mosquitoes are present in seeming abundance all year long. Yes, they can be bothersome at times, but most of them don’t pose any significant health threats. There are, however, a number of harmful mosquitoes to watch out for, chief among …

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Breastfeeding benefits for moms and babies

Breastfeeding is the only natural way of feeding an infant, which covers the newborn’s nutritional needs and creates unique conditions for physical and mental development in the first months of its life. WHO recommends breastfeeding as the ideal way to feed a newborn, and exclusive breastfeeding should be initiated within the first hour after birth …

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What pregnant women should know about the coronavirus

What pregnant women should know about the coronavirus

Giving birth to a baby is hard work, and it is especially so in the midst of the global COVID-19 pandemic. While the knowledge about the novel coronavirus is still evolving and there are still many uncertainties, maternity services, unlike other parts of healthcare, cannot be postponed or cancelled. That’s why it is imperative for …

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4 health and productivity tips for remote workers

4 health and productivity tips for remote workers

With the spread of the novel coronavirus across the world, many enterprises are allowing or even mandating their employees to work from home as a way to minimize the chances of a massive outbreak. While many people enjoy the comfort and convenience of working remotely, it is a double-edged sword as it may harm your …

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Thailand’s action against the novel coronavirus

Thailand’s action against the novel coronavirus

Thailand was the first country outside of China to have reported the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) on 13 January 2020. Since then, the country has implemented special measures to help stop the spread of the virus and keep members of the public safe. In this article by Pacific Prime Thailand, we will look at Thailand’s actions …

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Thailand imposes travel restrictions due to Covid-19

Since January 2020, Thailand has recorded 47 coronavirus cases in total, one of which was a fatality. 31 of the Covid-19 patients have made a full recovery and returned home, while 15 are still under supervision in hospitals. Until just recently, travelers from all over the world could enter the Land of Smiles. However, the …

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Covid-19: Your employee rights during the coronavirus outbreak

Covid-19: Your employee rights during the coronavirus outbreak

The novel coronavirus epidemic has – as of the time of writing – affected 722,000 people in over 190 countries and resulted in around 33,500 deaths. This has not only led to a critical public health crisis, but has also disrupted economic activities, as well as the global supply chain and labor market. The outbreak …

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4 health and productivity tips for remote workers

4 health and productivity tips for remote workers

With the spread of the novel coronavirus across the world, many enterprises are allowing or even mandating their employees to work from home as a way to minimize the chances of a massive outbreak. While many people enjoy the comfort and convenience of working remotely, it is a double-edged sword as it may harm your …

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How to boost your performance during the workday

How to boost your performance during the workday

Imagine ending each day with a pat on the back, knowing that you had been incredibly productive. And knowing, too, that you were at the peak of your performance – getting your tasks done both efficiently and well. See yourself smiling as you leave work? Well, you can be that very person, rather than the …

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