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Wellness and the mobile workforce

Wellness and the mobile workforce

Wellness and the mobile workforce by Dr Nhlanhla Mpofu, Medical Director of Occupational Health at International SOS WHO defines health as “a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity1.” Extending this definition of health has changed the traditional societal notion of a ‘healthy person’ from...

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Melbourne new year short term apartment stay special

7 Nights in Melbourne New Year Special

MELBOURNE APARTMENTS FOR NEW YEAR HOLIDAY! Enjoy a 7 night Staycation in Melbourne this Summer! We have a stunning selection of 1 bedroom apartments available in the heart of Melbourne at a discounted rate of $99 per night, for a minimum 7 night stay, over the Christmas / New Year holiday period. Enjoy a ‘home...

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Convido Corporate Housing has been shortlisted for The APAC EMMA awards

Convido shortlisted for The APAC EMMAs

The Forum for Expatriate Management- APAC Global Mobility Summit brings together global mobility professionals, industry experts and HR specialists. Taking place alongside the Summit, the EMMAs (Expatriate Management and Mobility Awards) celebrate success, best practice and innovation as well as the individual who has made an outstanding contribution to global mobility in the past 12...

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Understand The New Visa Rules?

Understand The New Visa Rules?

The Australian visa system was always labyrinthine in its complexity, and just when you thought you understood it, along come some dramatic changes. The immigration law firm Fragomen, are acknowledged experts in the area. Partner, Chris Spentzaris, has written the following blog for the benefit of our clients who are grappling with these changes. Thank...

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Convido Corporate Housing sponsors The Rainforest Trust

Convido Just Protected Some Rainforest

I am very pleased to announce that Convido has become a sponsor of Rainforest Trust. Rainforest Trust purchases and protects the most threatened tropical forests, saving endangered wildlife through partnerships and community engagement. Through these highly effective partnerships, they can ensure sustainable results necessary for the long-term protection of tropical ecosystems and the wildlife they...

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Perth serviced apartment

Making The Most Of Your Perth Serviced Apartment Stay

Perth is Australia’s fourth largest city with a population of more than 2 million people, and a third of the Perth population was born outside of Australia. If you’re planning on migrating to Perth, have been hired for a job in Perth or are relocating as part of your current employment we’ve put together some...

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7 nights in Manila staycation promotion

7 Nights in Manila New Year Special

MANILA APARTMENTS FOR NEW YEAR HOLIDAY! Enjoy a 7 night staycation in Manila and The Philippines this New Year! We have a stunning selection of studio and 1 and 2 bedroom apartments available in Manila and Bonifacio Global City at discounted rates for a minimum 7 night stay over the Christmas / New Year holiday...

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Convido Members ASAP Accredited

Association of Serviced Apartment Providers – Stamp of Approval Convido Announcement Chris Miller, Chairman of the Convido Network, is proud to announce Association of Serviced Apartment Providers (ASAP) accreditation for two of our members. Corporate Housing (Vic) Pty Ltd and Corporate Apartments International (Manila) Inc. “Our network members in Australia and The Philippines are absolutely...

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Auckland skyline as seen from Hobson bay in Auckland, New Zealand

Corporate Accommodation in Auckland – Now Available

New Zealand Has Been Added to the Convido Portfolio We are delighted to announce to our many friends in the Global Mobility industry, that corporate accommodation in Auckland is now available from Convido. If you have accommodation needs in Auckland please call our Australian office and speak with Mary. A Delightful Property to Make Our...

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End of 457 Visa-Possible Unintended Consequences

Telecoms and I.T. We don’t have all the homegrown skills we need to build a modern I.T. infrastructure and digital economy in Australia. A practical temporary visa is needed. If our nascent hi-tech industries cannot bring the talent to the work, then they will take the work to the talent. They will either move offshore,...

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First Canadian Convido Corporate Housing Member

Welcome Toronto to Convido Corporate Housing! It was only a few days a go that we announced that we had our first US members and now we are pleased to welcome Toronto Furnished Apartments into the Convido corporate housing family. Canada joins with the USA, Philippines and Australia to further expand the Convido footprint. Another...

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First USA Convido Network Members

First US Convido Network Members

Welcome Ohio and Indiana to Convido Corporate Housing! The management and staff at Convido are delighted to welcome Corporate Housing Systems of Ohio and Indiana into our International family of professional extended stay providers. Now the USA joins with Australia and The Philippines to be a part of the fast-growing Convido Network. Our First US...

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Perth Corporate Housing

Perth Corporate Apartments – Be Comfortable!

Perth Corporate Apartments are a Great Option Perth corporate apartments must be considered if you are in town looking for extended stay accommodation. You deserve some comfort and privacy while away from home for a month or more. Hotels are fine for a few days and serviced apartments are OK for a week or two....

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Executive and Serviced Apartments, Perth

Perth Accommodation to Recover in 2017

Perth Accommodation in the Doldrums Perth accommodation has suffered, like so many industries in the WA economy since the end of the Mining investment phase. Shipped iron ore volumes have been massive, but production is not labour intensive. Capacity expansion however, does require people. Recovery Highly Likely in 2017 In recent days the iron ore...

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Project Team Accommodation – A Critical Success Factor

Project Team Accommodation – A Critical Success Factor

Project Team Accommodation – Worth Getting Right Cost Project team accommodation will be the second biggest budget item after salaries if you are sending a project team to another city.  So careful consideration needs to be given to this, especially if you are in a competitive tender situation. Even if it is an internal project,...

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The Residences at Greenbelt

The Residences at Greenbelt – Makati on Your Doorstep

The Residences at Greenbelt The Residences at Greenbelt is the premiere residential complex in Makati City, Manila’s central finance district. It has three towers—the Manila, San Lorenzo, and Laguna towers. If your assignment is taking you to Makati, here are the top four reasons why you should book an extended stay apartment at The Residences...

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Extended Stay Rates Are Dramatically Down In Perth

Extended Stay Rates Are Dramatically Down In Perth

Perth Extended Stay Was  At A Massive Premium. Not Now. Three years ago, if you could get extended stay accommodation in Perth at all, it would be at a heavy premium. The restaurants were full, taxis scarce and a coffee could cost you $5. Airport lounges were bursting at the seams with with Hi-Vis fly-in-fly-out...

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Apartments in Adelaide, Australia

Adelaide Serviced Apartment – A Better Choice

Adelaide Serviced Apartment – Would A Corporate Apartment Be Better? So you are on assignment and you are looking for an Adelaide serviced apartment. Perhaps a corporate apartment would suit you better. Not only would you spend less of your company’s money, you would have a better lifestyle. If your assignment is for 4 weeks...

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Perth Serviced Apartment or Executive Apartment

A Perth Serviced Apartment May Not Be Your Best Choice If your assignment is going to be for 4 weeks or more you should consider an executive apartment in Perth, rather than a serviced apartment in Perth. Perth Serviced Apartment Or Executive Apartment – What Is The Difference? Serviced apartments are similar in concept to...

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Manila Serviced Apartment Alternative

Manila Serviced Apartment. A Manila serviced apartment is not your only option if you are in town for a month or more. You should also consider a corporate apartment, for comfort, privacy and freedom. At Corporate Apartments International we have a wide range of executive apartments located in each of the commercial districts. Location is...

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Featured Apartments

Crescent Park Residences - 2 bedroom apartment - living and dining area

Crescent Park Residences – Two Bedroom Apartment

Bedroom: 2 Bedrooms + utility Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms Laundry: 1 Car space: Extra charge. Subject to availability This Crescent Park Residences apartment is a two bedroom deluxe unit with utility and balcony that you can access from the living area. Each bedroom has a standard queen sized bed and the whole apartment has a floor … Read more

Eureka 1 bedroom apartment - living

Eureka Tower Apartment – 7 Riverside Quay

This high rise, spacious one bedroom apartment is located on the 63rd floor of Melbourne most iconic ‘Eureka Tower’ unbeatable views over the city and Melbourne’s East you can see for miles. This apartment doesn’t lack on size or space with open plan kitchen, living, and dining areas with access to your own balcony. A second bathroom and separate laundry room located off the kitchen with both washer and dryer