What should you know before buying an expat health policy?

              Buying health insurance is an important step. And since not all plans are created equally, knowing what to look for to satisfy our needs can sometimes be a bit tricky. To help make this...

Making the Leasing Process the Least of Your Worries

So, you’ve decided on the perfect residential home for your time in Singapore. However, thinking about the leasing process seems like a daunting task, with so many terms and steps to be aware of....

Keep your Home Cool with Blinds and Curtains

Are you feeling the heat? Singapore is characterised by a hot and humid climate, so we understand that it can be hard to keep your home cool during the warmest times of year. However, there...

Escape your everyday with a fishing adventure

  Imagine fishing in remote Northern Territory or Cape York for Australia’s iconic Barramundi, surface fishing for Giant Trevally in the Coral Sea or luring Black Bass in Papua New Guinea. If saltwater trips aren’t for...

Meeting like-minded friends with FOM

  Learning more about Singapore and Asia. Immersing oneself in the local culture. Expanding the mind. Acquiring new skills. These are just a few of the reasons to become a member of Friends of the...

Choosing your pathways

  By Jonathan Cox, Secondary Years Deputy Principal at GEMS World Academy (Singapore) Choosing the right pathway for your son or daughter’s move from High School to University and beyond can be a nerve-racking affair. But...

Moving Made Easy for Smaller Shipments to Australia

              If you are a single professional, a newly married couple or have a young family you probably won’t have enough items to fill up a full container. You may have decided to leave your...
Measles Vaccine

Measles – Should You Be Concerned?

With measles cases on the rise, Dr Charu from IMC gives advice on preventing the spread of the disease. What is the difference between measles, mumps and rubella? Measles, mumps and rubella are all caused by...

5 Main Costs of Health Care in Singapore

If you’ve recently arrived in Singapore, you may have realised that life in the Red Dot can be quite expensive. The cost of childcare, schools, apartment rentals, and transport can add up quickly. But...

Diabetes: what you need to know

Diabetes and What You Need to Know Worldwide, diabetes is on the rise. The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that 422 million adults have diabetes, In 2018, 5.2 million deaths could be attributed to the...