Introducing Pacific Prime’s Global Employee Benefits Trends Report 2022

As we’re approaching the end of the year, it’s the perfect time to reflect on the world of work in the past year and consider the key trends that will shape the employee benefits landscape in the year ahead. On that note, Pacific Prime is very excited to announce the launch of our Global Employee …

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The expat’s guide to culture in Dubai

It’s no wonder why expats of all nationalities are attracted to Dubai. The city has got thriving job opportunities, an absence of income tax, high-tech infrastructure, a state-of-the-art health system, a vibrant social scene, and so much more. With expats constituting approximately 89% of the population and Emirates only 11%, Dubai might also just be …

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How to boost mental health in the workplace

Employee mental health is often overlooked or not given much importance. Feeling low at work or alone in the office, even surrounded by friends and colleagues, is a key indicator of poor mental health. Mental health awareness in the workspace has been a topic among HRs and industry leaders for some time now because its …

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5 top ways to celebrate Diwali in Dubai 2022

The festival of lights is just around the corner and the festivities are starting up. Diwali is a festival where people come together, indulge in delicious food, exchange gifts, decorate homes with light, and celebrate the spirit of togetherness. If you are an expat living in Dubai, you must already know all the great ways …

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The expat’s guide to culture in Dubai

It’s no wonder why expats of all nationalities are attracted to Dubai. The city has got thriving job opportunities, an absence of income tax, high-tech infrastructure, a state-of-the-art health system, a vibrant social scene, and so much more. With expats constituting approximately 89% of the population and Emirates only 11%, Dubai might also just be …

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What can employers do to prepare for the turnover tsunami? 6 tips for retaining talent

The start of the pandemic back in 2020 triggered a global economic downturn and devastating lay-offs. However, even before this, employers were already experiencing high turnover rates. Now, there’s a fresh wave of voluntary employee exits on the horizon. Why is this turnover tsunami happening, and what can HR professionals and companies do about it? …

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How to choose the best family health insurance in the UAE

Moving to the UAE opens the door to new possibilities and challenges. If you’re relocating with your family, you’ll be able to make memories somewhere new with your loved ones. No matter where you go in the world, your priority is to keep your family safe. Getting the best health insurance in UAE for family …

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Allergies are on the rise in the UAE. Both children and adults are experiencing symptoms normally associated to those in Western society. It is imperative that you acquire health insurance for the whole family if you feel you may be at risk.

Why are allergies on the rise in the UAE?

Allergies are a global problem, as around the world children are far more likely than ever, compared to adults, to develop allergies to certain foods and specific environmental elements. This is particularly true in the UAE at the moment, as dust storms and unstable weather conditions have increased cases of asthma and other respiratory illnesses.  …

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Free breast cancer screenings are available at mobile clinics across four emirates

Free screenings for breast cancer are now available through Pink Caravan mobile clinics across the UAE. The complimentary screenings are offered throughout Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which takes place every October. Friends of Cancer Patients (FOCP) and its partners organize the annual initiative with the support of the Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP), Adnoc, …

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Everything you need to know about taking a mental health day

Have you ever woken up too exhausted to get out of bed, only to have to rush out the door to make it to work on time? Or perhaps anxiety has taken over and the thought of facing the world today of all days just makes it worse. You might consider calling in sick during …

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