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15Sep

Helping Stranded Expats Return

The government gave resident expats a hard time during the various border closures due to the Covid 19 pandemic.  For weeks on end resident expats were refused entry and even when the borders were opened the rules for re-entry were often onerous and they were changed quite frequently. The result was a lot of confusion […]
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15Sep

Covid 19 Hurts But We Struggle On

After having to close our office for many weeks due to the Covid 19 pandemic we are now open for business again although with much reduced revenues. We are seeing major cuts in advertising spend as businesses struggle with reduced cash flow. This has hurt both our print and digital operations. Our event business has […]
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14Sep

The Expat Is No Longer A Free Publication

After 25 years as free magazine, The Expat is no longer being offered as a free publication for any expats who wants their own copy. As a result of rising costs we have reduced the number of printed copies we distribute around the country and started charging people who would like their own personal copy […]
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14Sep

TEG MEDIA Wins Renewal Bid To Produce “THE CIRCULAR”

The Royal Selangor Golf Club awarded the 2020/2022 contract to produce their club magazine to TEG Media. This was the second time we were given the contract after taking over publication in May 2017. The two year contract came up for renewal and we were among several organisation vying for the contract to produce this […]
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17Nov

TEG and E&O organize a photo contest and exhibit for Johor international school students

In November 2016, Eastern & Oriental Berhad (E&O) in collaboration with TEG (The Expat Group) organised a photography competition for Johor international school students revolving around the theme of wellness living.  On Saturday, 10 December, from 2:30pm – 5:00pm. There will be an exhibit of the shortlisted contestants. The event is free and open to all. You just […]
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10May

ExpatGo.com and EatDrink.my rank in top 1,000 websites worldwide for traffic in Malaysia

We’re proud to announce that our two primary media websites, ExpatGo and EatDrink, now rank in the top 1,000 websites worldwide for traffic Malaysia, according to Alexa.com’s ranking system. Combined, ExpatGo and EatDrink attract 350,000+ monthly readers and have 90,000+ social media followers. ExpatGo is dedicated to publishing news and lifestyle articles for living better in Malaysia. EatDrink is […]
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19Apr

ExpatGo surpasses 200,000 monthly online readers

Thanks to your support, ExpatGo’s readership continues to grow. The media website originally attracted a small readership of expats, mostly new arrivals and prospective residents and visitors. However, over the past year and a half, this readership has grown from about 15,000 monthly readers to over 200,000 monthly readers, comprising both expats and Malaysians. This […]
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21Feb

Senses of Malaysia Wins at the Malaysia Tourism Awards…Again!

The Expat Group’s Senses of Malaysia magazine was honoured once again at the 2012/2013 Malaysia Tourism Awards gala dinner held last night. The magazine picked up an award for the “Best Tourism Magazine.” The gala dinner was organized and hosted by the Ministry of Tourism and Culture. In a category with 16 nominees, this was […]
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01Dec

The Expat Group’s CEO Interviewed on Malaysia.my

The Expat Group’s Founder and CEO, Andy Davison, was recently interviewed on the Business section of Malaysia.my. The article titled ‘A Home Away From Home’ touched on Andy’s experience as a foreigner living in Malaysia. He also speaks in detail about the Malaysia My Second Home Program. To read the full article, click here.
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24Dec

Merry Christmas from The Expat Group

The Expat Group would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and happy holidays! The Expat Group’s office in Bangsar will be closed on the 24th of December, and will re-open on the 26th of December, in conjunction with Christmas. P/S: The Expat Group’s Business Development Manager, Nick Atkinson, and our Commercial Director, Bill Cooper, […]
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