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Seiko Golgo 13 active matrix EPD watch arrives in Japan

Not all watches are created the same, and if you are a fan of digital timepieces, you might be interested to check out the Seiko Golgo 13 active matrix EPD watch that is being released as a limited edition timepiece in the Land of the Rising Sun. For those who are not in the know, let us bring you up to speed – basically, Golgo 13 is Oyaji‘s most beloved manga character, and he has now appeared as the coolest spy on earth courtesy of Seiko as well as the superb limited edition Seiko Golgo 13 active matrix EPD watch. There are two versions to choose from – the SBPA009 is limited to only 500 units, while the SBPA011 has a limited run of double the figure at 1,000 units. Five different time displays will help you tell the time, and there is also a world time display of 32 cities, all depicted on Seiko’s gorgeous active matrix EDP display. By Ubergizmo. Related articles: Seiko Announces Active-matrix E-ink Watch, Seiko Frequency Retro Watch Available On eBay,

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Not all watches are created the same, and if you are a fan of digital timepieces, you might be interested to check out the Seiko Golgo 13 active matrix EPD watch that is being released as a limited edition timepiece in the Land of the Rising Sun. For those who are not in the know, let us bring you up to speed – basically, Golgo 13 is Oyaji‘s most beloved manga character, and he has now appeared as the coolest spy on earth courtesy of Seiko as well as the superb limited edition Seiko Golgo 13 active matrix EPD watch. There are two versions to choose from – the SBPA009 is limited to only 500 units, while the SBPA011 has a limited run of double the figure at 1,000 units. Five different time displays will help you tell the time, and there is also a world time display of 32 cities, all depicted on Seiko’s gorgeous active matrix EDP display. By Ubergizmo. Related articles: Seiko Announces Active-matrix E-ink Watch, Seiko Frequency Retro Watch Available On eBay,
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Will Covid-19 unleash a new generation of digital nomads?

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Will Covid-19 unleash a new generation of digital nomads?

– Covid-19 has facilitated the widespread adoption of remote working
– Despite travel restrictions, countries are seeking to attract digital nomads
– Dubai and Mexico have emerged as key destinations for foreign remote workers
– As travel resumes, many anticipate a new wave of roaming digital nomads

With Covid-19 facilitating the widespread adoption of remote working practices, some emerging markets are seeking to attract digital nomads through a series of incentives and special visas.

Despite border closures and travel restrictions resulting from the virus, various countries are stepping up efforts to incentivise the movement of so-called digital nomads – people who work remotely and relocate relatively freely.

For example, in October the Dubai government launched its virtual working programme, an initiative that gives foreign professionals the opportunity to move to the emirate and continue to work remotely in their current jobs.

The one-year programme, launched after Dubai reopened its borders to international tourists in July last year, is designed is attract professionals, entrepreneurs and those working in start-ups.

Given its strong ICT infrastructure and healthy start-up scene, Dubai has been seen as an increasingly attractive option for digital nomads in recent years, with officials marketing the emirate as a place where people can live and work by the beach.

As a further incentive, in January officials began offering free vaccines to those on the programme.

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Global Gaming Expo Asia Overview

This event is a must for anyone involved in the Asian gaming industry: an overwhelming 95% of Asian casino and sportsbook operators attend G2E Asia to present their products

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G2E Asia – an abbreviation for Global Gaming Expo Asia – is a renowned iGaming event and entertainment business hub where companies from all over the globe come to exhibit their latest products and innovations.

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Covid-19 and medical tourism: is a recovery on the cards?

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Covid-19 and medical tourism: is a recovery on the cards?
– Before the pandemic, medical tourism was a major growth area
– Dubai was a world leader among emerging market destinations
– Covid-19 travel bans and lockdowns seriously dented growth
– Increased emphasis on safety has enabled a gradual re-opening

Prior to the outbreak of coronavirus, medical tourism was a significant growth industry in many emerging economies. While the pandemic represented a major setback for the segment, there are signs that it may be recovering in several markets.

The last decade saw a boom in medical tourism. By 2018 the global market was generating $58.6bn annually and in 2019 it was forecast to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 11.7% – reaching more than $142.2bn by 2026.

The segment’s growth was largely spurred by increased awareness – particularly among citizens of higher-income countries – of the quality and relatively affordable health care options on offer in many emerging economies. The appeal was further enhanced by the possibility of combining medical treatment with a holiday in an attractive location.

Asia has been a popular region for medical tourism for some time. In Thailand, for example, guided by the Ministry of Public Health’s 2016-25 strategic plan entitled ‘Thailand: A Hub of Wellness and Medical Services’, stakeholders have been working to cement the country’s position as a regional leader in medical tourism.

Elsewhere in Asia, in 2017 the Indian government began offering a medical visa aimed at bringing in more foreign patients. 

Governments in other regions similarly moved to capitalise on this growing segment. In 2015, for example, Turkish Airlines announced a 50% discount on flights for people coming to Turkey for medical treatment.

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