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Where can I travel in Latin America? A guide to travel restrictions by countries

Travelers wait with bated breath as countries are gradually opening up again. Many of us can’t wait to scratch that travel itch in a world where it’s safe again for vacations and business trips. Hopping on a short flight to a neighboring country is no longer as easy as it once was. While necessary, the …

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latin america travel restrictions by countries covid pacific prime

Where can I travel in Latin America? A guide to travel restrictions by countries

Travelers wait with bated breath as countries are gradually opening up again. Many of us can’t wait to scratch that travel itch in a world where it’s safe again for vacations and business trips. Hopping on a short flight to a neighboring country is no longer as easy as it once was. While necessary, the …

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COVID-19 vaccines to begin for those aged 40 – 49 in June

Mexico’s vaccination program has progressed well after vaccinating over 15 million seniors (aged 60 and over), and adults aged 50 – 59, since February 2021. According to the Reuters COVID-19 tracker, this equates to approximately 35,168,248 doses of COVID-19 vaccines so far, which means about 13.8% of the country’s population has been vaccinated. As it …

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Your guide on choosing the best travel insurance in 2021

While globally, more people are vaccinated, traveling is still largely unpredictable. You don’t know if there’s going to be a next wave at your destination, or if the government will be extending the quarantine. Given that, securing comprehensive travel insurance is more important than ever to protect your physical, mental, and financial health. In this …

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latin america travel restrictions by countries covid pacific prime

Where can I travel in Latin America? A guide to travel restrictions by countries

Travelers wait with bated breath as countries are gradually opening up again. Many of us can’t wait to scratch that travel itch in a world where it’s safe again for vacations and business trips. Hopping on a short flight to a neighboring country is no longer as easy as it once was. While necessary, the …

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COVID-19 vaccines to begin for those aged 40 – 49 in June

Mexico’s vaccination program has progressed well after vaccinating over 15 million seniors (aged 60 and over), and adults aged 50 – 59, since February 2021. According to the Reuters COVID-19 tracker, this equates to approximately 35,168,248 doses of COVID-19 vaccines so far, which means about 13.8% of the country’s population has been vaccinated. As it …

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travel insurance covid19 pandemic latin america mexico pacific prime

Your guide on choosing the best travel insurance in 2021

While globally, more people are vaccinated, traveling is still largely unpredictable. You don’t know if there’s going to be a next wave at your destination, or if the government will be extending the quarantine. Given that, securing comprehensive travel insurance is more important than ever to protect your physical, mental, and financial health. In this …

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Top healthcare trends that employers should know about in 2021

It can be agreed by everyone that 2020 was marked by unpredictability and challenges for employees and employers across Latin America. The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic as we have now come to call it has had a significant impact on society and the way we now look at our health. More so, several healthcare trends have …

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What will the future of work in Latin America look like post-pandemic?

Towards the end of 2020, less than 5% of companies with operations in Latin America said they plan on returning to the office within the next year. What makes the statistics shocking, however, is that they are collected from many different sectors. While you might expect tech companies in the region to continue working remotely …

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Cyber attacks in Latin America: A risk for businesses

Cyber attacks in Latin America: A risk for businesses

With the coronavirus spreading around the world, online scams, ransomware attacks, and phishing email schemes are also getting more serious These highlight the threats hackers can pose to people, banks, and even government departments. In this Pacific Prime Latin America article, we will take a closer look at the cyber attacks in the region, as …

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Education in Mexico: Your guide to the school system in Mexico 2021

If you’re moving to Mexico with your family, you’re going to want to know where you can send your children to school. However, the education system can make the decision difficult. Rural schools in the country do not have enough funding, and consequently not enough teachers, textbooks, or buildings. Urban public schools are slightly better, …

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Expat parents in Mexico: What you should know about health matters and childcare

Mexico is considered to be a fantastic destination for expat families looking to start a new chapter in their lives. The country certainly combines a good work-life balance and the cost of living is relatively cheap compared to its US neighbor. If you have concerns about your family’s health matters, then you will be relieved …

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7 reasons why health insurance for your family is important

Many of us put in long hours at work to provide for ourselves and our families. Our priority is to provide our loved ones with comfort and security. Being financially secure also makes it possible for us to handle unexpected events and emergencies, which is why we work to save money for the future. A …

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How much does cancer treatment cost in Mexico?

Cancer affects virtually all of us in some way. It doesn’t matter if you are young or old, rich or poor, man or woman, this leading cause of death takes no prisoners. A cancer diagnosis can impact your emotional health, as well as the emotional health of your loved ones. Along with feeling scared or …

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8 Things to Consider When You Rent in Mexico

8 Things to Consider When You Rent in Mexico

If you’re planning to move to Mexico, you’re probably looking to rent an apartment. Given that some areas in the country can be pricier or even riskier, as well as the wide range of housing options available here, our experts at Pacific Prime Latin America will share some tips on renting in Mexico in this …

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Best places to live in Mexico for US expats

With approximately one million Americans living in Mexico, the country is one of the most popular places for US expats looking to live somewhere new. But since Mexico has so many places to choose from, it can be difficult to decide where you should live. Instead of asking where do most expats live in Mexico, …

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4 strategies for a safe return back to the office

As employers across the globe start bringing their employees back to offices after lockdown, they must do what it takes to ensure that a safe and productive workplace is what they return to. Even if you are not looking to bring your workforce back to the office just yet, you will have to do so …

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Mental health issues in Latin America: What employers can do to help

Mental health is an integral component of health – it is a state of wellbeing in which an individual realizes their own abilities, can cope with the normal stresses of life, can work productively, and can make contributions to their community. With that said, a study reveals that only a minority of those suffering from …

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latin america travel restrictions by countries covid pacific prime

Where can I travel in Latin America? A guide to travel restrictions by countries

Travelers wait with bated breath as countries are gradually opening up again. Many of us can’t wait to scratch that travel itch in a world where it’s safe again for vacations and business trips. Hopping on a short flight to a neighboring country is no longer as easy as it once was. While necessary, the …

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Announcing Pacific Prime’s latest 2019-2020 State of Health Insurance report

We, at Pacific Prime Latin America, are excited to announce the release of our latest 2019-2020 edition of the State of Health Insurance report. As all would agree by now, 2020 has definitely been an overwhelming year, due to the unprecedented impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, which itself is coupled by uncertainties in the global …

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Pacific Prime Latin America launches its brand new website

Pacific Prime Latin America launches its brand new website!

Drum roll, please… At long last, the moment we have all been waiting for has arrived. We are incredibly excited to announce that our official, client-centric, and functional website is now up and running! You’ll now be able to explore the full breadth and depth of numerous pages related to health insurance in Latin America. …

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