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11 May, 2015, 07:00 BST The Most Expensive Steak and Chips in the World? For This Diner's Insurer It Was.

Planning a move to work abroad, especially to a frontier country such as Iraq and you would be foolish to leave home without comprehensive...


25 Mar, 2015, 18:28 GMT Time for a Career Move Abroad? Don't Let the Doctor Put a Dampener on It

The start of a new tax year is a popular time for anyone planning a lifestyle change to move abroad, offering as it does sensible tax planning...


10 Mar, 2015, 17:46 GMT "Timing Lousy, Prognosis Good." Nick Robinson's Words are Increasing Applying to More and More Cancer Sufferers, Says Medicare International

The ink had barely dried on a new paper published by Cancer Research in the UK in February announcing that one in two people will be diagnosed with...


19 Jan, 2015, 16:32 GMT The Cautionary Tale of Lee Johnston and Katie Amos: Starting a Family Without Insurance can be Costly

If history is a good guide, this year's batch of expatriates will begin planning their departure from the UK about now. Having found a job, a place...


10 Dec, 2014, 12:38 GMT Planning a Move Abroad to Work in 2015? Don't Forget Your Healthcare, Advises MediCare International

It's that time of the year when planning for the New Year may well include planning a move abroad for those who are lucky enough to be able to build...


16 Oct, 2014, 12:14 BST Ebola - What it Means for a Business Community Feeling at Risk

Before the current outbreak of Ebola, West Africa was best known as an area rich in minerals - in Liberia, iron ore and timber were the main exports, ...


14 Aug, 2014, 11:28 BST MediCare International Scores Highly in Customer Services Survey

A recent survey of users of international private healthcare insurer MediCare International has reported that 95% of those surveyed were either very...


21 Jul, 2014, 20:56 BST Syrian and Afghan Conflicts Highlight Need for International Health Cover for Voluntary Workers

Figures release this week by international health insurance provider MediCare International show the potential cost of not having effective...


10 Jun, 2014, 15:19 BST Brazil's International Healthcare System - as Good as its Football?

With all eyes on Brazil and the FIFA World Cup scheduled to kick off in a matter of days, tens of millions of spectators around the world will get a...


03 Jun, 2014, 15:44 BST Family Planning Abroad? You'll Need to Stay on Top of The Costs, Says MediCare International

The reputation of British businessmen and women is globally renowned, not only for their expertise but also their ethical and transparent approach to ...


07 May, 2014, 01:00 BST MediCare International Highlights the Cost of Having No Medical Cover Abroad

The steady tightening of the rules which determine whether a person qualifies for free treatment in an NHS hospital has once again thrown the...


06 Dec, 2011, 18:30 GMT New MediCare International Excess Options Give up to 50% Premium Discount

MediCare International has announced a new voluntary excess structure around its international private medical insurance policies which can give...


11 Apr, 2011, 12:53 BST MediCare International Launches Global Online Policy Buying

MediCare International has today announced the launch of online buying as a central part of their newly designed website. Clients can log on, select...