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Coverage for Expats

COVID-19 Coverage is Critical for Expats

COVID-19 Coverage is Required by Many Expat Destination Countries

The Coronavirus pandemic can easily be called a tragedy, disaster, and global nightmare for expats and locals alike. Many thousands dead, economies in free fall, international travel restricted or at a standstill. However, people are still moving abroad and expatriates and global nomads who are already abroad are staying abroad. Read more

Covid-19 Passport

Will Expats Need a Covid-19 Passport?

A big consideration during the Covid-19 pandemic for current and even future expatriates is will they be able to move abroad, back home or to another country destination. Will you be required to have a Covid-19 vaccine and then have a COVID passport?

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Health Insurance for Entry

List of Countries Requiring International Health Insurance for Entry

These Countries Require Health Insurance for Entry

The recent pandemic has made traveling to another country a lot more difficult. With many countries closing their borders and adopting strict guidelines, people found new ways to live and work. Now, the second wave of COVID-19 is crashing the shores of many countries around the world. Despite that, some borders are still open to visitors, but not without international health insurance for entry.

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Businesses to Adapt to the New Normal

5 Best Ways for Expat Employers to Adapt to the New Normal

Some Quick Tips for Global Employers Adapt to Current Global Economy & Covid-19

The recent pandemic has changed the global workforce. The business shutdowns and disruptions of economic activities across the world have led to huge losses. Countries have started easing some of the COVID-19 lockdowns and restrictions, but it will take a lot of time to get back to usual business operations for most companies. The current scenario demands that businesses adapt to the new normal and start functioning with utmost caution. Read more

Preventing the Spread of COVID-19

How to be a Digital Nomad During the COVID-19 Pandemic

How a Digital Nomad Can Stay the Course During the Pandemic

As with every sector halting during the pandemic, the travel sector took a huge hit. According to WYSE Travel, the travel industry experienced a 60% drop in the first quarter of the year 2020. As countries experienced the highs and lows of the pandemic, the current situation is seeing people traveling within the country. For example, citizens in Canada are making plans to visit other provinces, and Malaysia is seeing locals spending long weekends in islands or even exploring different states at a stretch. If you living in an expat destination or plan to move to one, this article explores how one can still be a digital nomad during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Health Insurance During the COVID-19

What Expats Should Know When Returning Home During COVID-19 Pandemic

Important Information for Expats Returning Home During COVID-19 Pandemic

You may be returning home during COVID- 19 because your job assignment is cut short or just because you want to be with your loved ones. The bad days are not over yet, so you must maintain the utmost caution during your return home. These are difficult times for everyone, so prepare yourself mentally and emotionally to face the harsh realities of life and the repercussions of COVID-19 on businesses and job markets.

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returning home during COVID-19

5 Simple Rules for Expats on Preventing the Spread of COVID-19

Tips for Expatriates to Help Prevent the Spread of COVID-19

By now, most of us have a routine of thoroughly cleaning up after ourselves and being mindful of what we’re touching ever since the rise of the COVID-19 pandemic. Globally, some countries have lifted restrictions and lockdowns. Malaysia, New Zealand, and Germany are just some of the countries that have lifted it’s mandated lockdowns, but it still sees a spike in cases. Read more

Covid-19

How COVID-19 Can Impact Your Company’s Global Risk Profile

Learn How the Covid-19 Pandemic Will Negatively Impact your Company’s Risk Profile Abroad

Our parent firm works with clients with expatriates employees who are posted around the world. Some of these clients are in very risky countries or regions. COVID-19 has introduced some potentially increased risks for companies and organizations with expatriate and local populations posted around the globe. Most companies have been impacted by lockdown and have suspended nearly all business travel. Read more

Telemedicine for Expatriates

Why Telemedicine for Expatriates is Crucial During a Pandemic

Make Sure You Use Telemedicine Services Offered by Global Health Insurance Providers During Coronavirus Pandemic

Unless you have been living under a rock for the past few months, it can definitely seem that things are getting a bit crazy. The COVID-19 Coronovirus pandemic (or epidemic) has caused a great deal of panic and concern for everyone, including expatriates. While we are not medical professionals, we are global health insurance experts and will explain how telemedicine and telehealth can benefit global nomads and expatriates during the pandemic. Read more

Health Insurance During the COVID-19

What is the Best International Health Insurance During the COVID-19 Pandemic?

Learn About International Health Insurance for Expatriates During a Pandemic

You could say this is an easy question and the answer is a plan that will cover the COVID-19 Coronavirus. That is correct, but there is much more to this question and how global nomads and international citizens should proceed when buying and renewing their global health coverage. We have been receiving many calls and emails for health insurance during the COVID-19 from expatriates around the world who are justifiably concerned about their health during the recent pandemic and we have been providing our best advice and support during this difficult time period. People are still moving abroad despite the travel restrictions or are reconsidering the coverage in light of the pandemic. Read more