Asia-Pacific is an important region for clients across the globe and has a large and diverse population of expatriates.
Recently the AIRINC APAC Team, celebrated AIRINCs' birthday with a wonderful vegetarian bento lunch.
Since April, Singapore has substantially eased inbound travel rules for fully vaccinated travellers.
We get a lot of inquiries about the lockdowns in China asking if companies are providing additional support to their expats. We reached out to a group of large companies and found, in general, nothing extraordinary is being offered so far.
At the end of March our APAC team consisting of Philli Wong and myself participated in our partners quarterly event called “APAC Network Huddle” hosted by Expat Academy.
While some mobility trends and initiatives are globally shared, some vary regionally. Let’s look at how APAC results deviate from global results.
On March 23, AIRINC and BGRS brought together a virtual panel hosted by Rochelle Xu of BGRS.
We recently published a pulse survey to examine if Local Plus packages have become the dominant approach for companies to deploy talent into and within the APAC region.
At the recent Expat Academy APAC Huddle event, a participant raised an interesting question on the use of lump sums and whether they are a popular way to facilitate permanent one-way moves.