Covid-19 outbreak in UK: Safety tips you must know

Covid-19 outbreak in UK: Safety tips you must know

The coronavirus, also known as COVID-19, is spreading throughout the UK and across the globe. At the time of writing this article, 29,474 cases and 2,352 deaths have been confirmed in the UK. Yesterday, the government vowed to ramp up its testing capacity amid a global shortage of the chemicals needed for testing. Meanwhile, citizens …

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Healthy pregnancy diet

Healthy pregnancy diet do’s and don’ts

What a mother eats during pregnancy is the main source of nutrients for the baby in her womb. Dieticians and experts suggest that diet during pregnancy should be rich in nutrients to support the baby’s growth and development. A healthy pregnancy diet must be balanced for the special needs of expectant mothers, and while some …

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Coronavirus: what you need to know about insurance cover

Coronavirus: what you need to know about insurance cover

With the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) spreading to countries all over the world, the World Health Organization has finally declared the virus as a pandemic on 11th March and even forecasted that the situation would worsen. At the time of writing, 118,000 cases have been confirmed in 114 countries, among which nearly 4,300 people have died.  …

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Keeping the mobile workforce safe in 2020

Keeping the mobile workforce safe in 2020

Business travel is increasingly becoming the norm as organisations look beyond the horizon to seize greater opportunities and margins in other countries. The potential to scale is enormous, with business travel expected to grow to £1.3 trillion in annual global spend by 2022. But could investment into the opportunities abroad be a risky gamble for …

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NHS Winter Pressures

NHS Winter Pressures

Did you know that if you have a medical emergency in the UK during the winter, the chances are you’ll have to wait for over 4 hours before being treated or admitted? The UK’s ‘winter pressure’ has been a growing problem for the country’s public healthcare system, and this trend will likely get worse. But …

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Keeping the mobile workforce safe in 2020

Keeping the mobile workforce safe in 2020

Business travel is increasingly becoming the norm as organisations look beyond the horizon to seize greater opportunities and margins in other countries. The potential to scale is enormous, with business travel expected to grow to £1.3 trillion in annual global spend by 2022. But could investment into the opportunities abroad be a risky gamble for …

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PPUK Business Travel Insurance

Essential types of business travel insurance

In today’s interconnected business world, companies send their employees to seize business opportunities abroad more than ever. However, beyond organizing meetings, accommodation and travel arrangements, employers should also ensure the safety of their staff, as well as an overall trip success by securing specific travel insurance for business. In this feature, Pacific Prime UK discusses …

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differencebrokeragent

What’s the difference between an insurance broker and agent?

Anyone who is looking for corporate health insurance will soon find out that, not only are there many plans to choose from, but there are different distribution channels as well. You can buy directly from an insurance company, through an agent who sells plans on behalf of the insurer or through a broker who finds …

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Healthy pregnancy diet

Healthy pregnancy diet do’s and don’ts

What a mother eats during pregnancy is the main source of nutrients for the baby in her womb. Dieticians and experts suggest that diet during pregnancy should be rich in nutrients to support the baby’s growth and development. A healthy pregnancy diet must be balanced for the special needs of expectant mothers, and while some …

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children mental wellbeing

Boosting your child’s mental wellbeing

Every parent wants to see their children happy and healthy, but while it is everyone’s dream, in reality, there are many factors contributing to children’s happiness, some of which can be monitored and influenced by the parents. During this year’s Children’s Mental Health Week, which takes place 3-9 February 2020, Pacific Prime UK joins the …

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Covid-19 outbreak in UK: Safety tips you must know

Covid-19 outbreak in UK: Safety tips you must know

The coronavirus, also known as COVID-19, is spreading throughout the UK and across the globe. At the time of writing this article, 29,474 cases and 2,352 deaths have been confirmed in the UK. Yesterday, the government vowed to ramp up its testing capacity amid a global shortage of the chemicals needed for testing. Meanwhile, citizens …

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Coronavirus: what you need to know about insurance cover

Coronavirus: what you need to know about insurance cover

With the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) spreading to countries all over the world, the World Health Organization has finally declared the virus as a pandemic on 11th March and even forecasted that the situation would worsen. At the time of writing, 118,000 cases have been confirmed in 114 countries, among which nearly 4,300 people have died.  …

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moderndaywomenhealthrisks

Practical tips to overcome health risks for modern-day women

For many of us, the modern way of living is busy. Days seem to be filled with hustling to make money, achieving professional or personal goals, maintaining relationships, raising children, looking after the home and perhaps even taking some time to relax and unwind. With all that and more to think about, it’s understandable how …

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Brexit’s Impact on Employment - 3 Trends All UK Businesses Need to Know

Brexit’s impact on employment – 3 trends all UK businesses need to know

Brexit has happened and the job market is about to change forever. Brexit’s impact on employment in the UK is potentially detrimental for any businesses in the country. This makes staying up to date with any potential changes in the job market extremely important. In this Pacific Prime UK blog, we will explore three post-Brexit …

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GDPR and employee benefits in the UK

GDPR and employee benefits in the UK

Over a year and a half has passed since the introduction of the General Data Production Regulation (GDPR), which came into force in May 2018. The regulation has transformed the way businesses in the UK handle confidential information belonging to customers and continues to provide greater certainty about security to individuals into 2020. In this …

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hrmentalhealth

HR’s guide to mental health

HR is in charge of performing tasks that don’t really belong anywhere else, regardless of the size. For instance, HR will take care of payroll when accounting can’t. HR will also verify compliance and regulatory concerns if the organisation doesn’t have onsite access to a legal team. However, HR’s most crucial role within a company …

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Covid-19 outbreak in UK: Safety tips you must know

Covid-19 outbreak in UK: Safety tips you must know

The coronavirus, also known as COVID-19, is spreading throughout the UK and across the globe. At the time of writing this article, 29,474 cases and 2,352 deaths have been confirmed in the UK. Yesterday, the government vowed to ramp up its testing capacity amid a global shortage of the chemicals needed for testing. Meanwhile, citizens …

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UK lockdown: New coronavirus restrictions you must know

On March 23, 2020, Prime Minister Boris Johnson sent the UK into lockdown in an effort to slow the spread of coronavirus. While Britain is in lockdown, all non-essential businesses must remain closed and residents are required to stay in their homes, except for essential purposes. Since Monday night’s historic broadcast, people have been faced …

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Brexit’s Impact on Employment - 3 Trends All UK Businesses Need to Know

Brexit’s impact on employment – 3 trends all UK businesses need to know

Brexit has happened and the job market is about to change forever. Brexit’s impact on employment in the UK is potentially detrimental for any businesses in the country. This makes staying up to date with any potential changes in the job market extremely important. In this Pacific Prime UK blog, we will explore three post-Brexit …

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