April 21, 2016
Bupa Malta, one of the leading providers of international private medical insurance products and services, ran a special initiative during Breast Cancer Awareness month (October 2015) to encourage people to donate their hair to help create wigs for people going through oncology treatment. Bupa Malta provided participants with a free haircut and style from Toni & Guy.
March 1, 2016
Pierre Schembri has started the year on a high note with a brand new iPhone 6s courtesy of Bupa Health Insurance after he participated in a Facebook competition through the Bupa Malta Facebook page.
Bupa which is represented in Malta by GlobalCapital Health Insurance Agency Ltd has hosted the presentation of the new kits for the 2013/2014 season to Bupa Luxol Basketball Team as part of a wider initiative by the health insurance provider to promote sport as part of a healthier and more positive lifestyle in Malta. Bupa Luxol is one of the leading basketball clubs on the island, partly based on their long-standing partnership with Bupa Malta.
Bupa Malta is rewarding the winner of a The Bupa Malta Brain Challenge Facebook competition with an ultra-luxurious package that includes a weekend break for two people at the five-star Le Meridien Hotel in St Julian’s.
Yvette Busuttil, a 39 year old auditor at the local branch of an international audit firm was diagnosed with colon cancer. She had been suffering with slight discomfort which developed into severe pain attacks in her abdomen. Yvette says, "I did not ignore my symptoms, and went for tests, which resulted in my being given very frightening news. After my first operation and meeting my oncologist, he suggested we do a PET scan and thats when I was told that due to metastasis there was no cure for my ailments. As a family, united more than ever, we tried to come to terms with the situation."
GlobalCapital Health Insurance Agency Limited, the exclusive agents of Bupa in Malta launched a new website to bring it in line with the Bupa Global brand guidelines, changing the design to make it fresher and easier to navigate. At the same time, Bupa policyholders in Malta will find lots of new content, including all they need to know about Bupa Malta. This would include initiatives, services and details of the available products, such that individuals, families and businesses can find all they need to know about health insurance. The site also provides health information, ideas and advice to encourage people who are new to health insurance.
Maltese resident Paul Bondin, a 30-year old sales executive, was taking his brand new motorcycle for a spin when the unthinkable happened. He had a life-threatening accident on the snaking road that leads to Mdina. He does not remember much after that as he was unconscious in a coma at Mater Dei's ITU, and 10 days from his life remain a blank to this day.
GlobalCapital employees devoted an hour of their day on Monday 11 November to an enjoyable sugar-free bake sale amongst the company's employees to raise awareness about diabetes for World Diabetes Day on November 14th. All proceeds are being donated to 'The Maltese Diabetes Association' with GlobalCapital plc doubling the amount raised from their industrious staff.
Leading health insurer Bupa Malta, part of GlobalCapital plc’s portfolio of insurance and investment operations across the Maltese Islands, has announced the appointment of Charles Zarb as the brand’s new branch manager. Mr. Zarb, a veteran insurer, well known within the industry, has a wealth of experience and is now joining Bupa for this high-profile role.
Basketball is one of the most popular sports in the country. To help build the future of Maltese basketball, Bupa Malta supports the development of talent in the sport through its continuing sponsorship of Luxol, with the latest agreement signed this week extending the sponsorship to a record 11th straight year.