What are the legal obligations for employers purchasing domestic helper insurance? And what other options such as health insurance, income protection and dental expenses cover are available?
5 Aug 2020 / Helpers / HK Living
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What Are Your Top 3 Hong Kong Highlights?

Let’s dream about what we’ll be doing when Hong Kong opens up! What’s on your ultimate Hong Kong must-do list?

Maybe it’s something everyone has done but you’ve missed out on? Or perhaps it’s something off the beaten track that you’ve discovered and you can let us in on the insider secret? We want to know!

Everyone who tells us their top 3 HK Highlights will be entered in our lucky draw for a chance to win amazing prizes!

Click here or scroll down to tell us your top 3 things to do in Hong Kong and enter the lucky draw!

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Helper Insurance Options in Hong Kong

What are the legal obligations for employers purchasing domestic helper insurance? And what other options such as health insurance, income protection and dental expenses cover are available?

5 Aug 2020 — By Michael Lamb / Helpers / HK Living
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What insurance do employers of domestic helpers need to buy?

So you’ve decided to employ a domestic helper.

After interviewing numerous candidates, you have decided to offer a contract to a helper that you feel is a good fit for your family. The only thing left to do is to have your new helper sign her contract and sort out her visa status with the immigration department, right?

Well, not really.

You see, in Hong Kong it is a law that all employers obtain Employee Compensation Insurance coverage for any staff they are employing, no matter whether the staff work part-time, full time, or even if they are considered domestic employees. As long as you’re paying a salary to someone you need to purchase Employee Compensation Insurance coverage.Read more »


What’s On: The best family-friendly events in Hong Kong

Let us do all the research so you don't have to! Here's our regularly updated roundup of family-friendly events and things to do with kids in Hong Kong.

29 Jul 2020 — By Melanie Grosjean / Activities / Family / What's On
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Fun Things to Do With Kids in Hong Kong!

Looking for things to do with kids in Hong Kong? We’re here to help with our regularly updated selection of the best of what’s on for kids and families around Hong Kong. We’ve listed these events in date order, browse to find inspiration, or click to jump to a specific month.

**All event details are correct to the best of our knowledge, but please check with event organisers directly in case of last-minute cancellations or postponements**

August 2020, November 2020

We have a full what’s on listing, including all that fun stuff you wouldn’t want to take the kids to, here.

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