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Travel insurance

The news that some insurers are looking at reducing insurance policy terms and conditions to just two pages will strike a chord with a third (33 per cent) of consumers, according to a recent report by UK market research firm Consumer Intelligence.

Escalating violence in Israel has many travellers turning to travel insurance to learn their options. Squaremouth, a US-based travel insurance comparison site, explains that while travel insurance policies may not cover the events in Israel, there is a solution for travellers

Travel matters

Japan’s inbound tourism grows, as the country relaxes visa limitations for Southeast Asia and India, according to a new report from market research agency Timetric

On the move

The British Insurance Brokers’ Association (BIBA) has appointed Martin Bridges as its Technical Services Manager with immediate effect

Company brief

A group of UK-based personal injury, clinical negligence and travel lawyers recently launched a new brand under the name BL Claims Solicitors

Health matters

On 31 July, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a warning to avoid nonessential travel to the West African nations of Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone

IPMI

money pinwheelHong Kong-headquartered health service provider Now Health International recently announced various changes to its policy premiums and benefits.

Insurance matters

The 13th Global Fraud Survey from EY (the artist formerly known as Ernst & Young) has found cybercrime to be one of the biggest concerns for UK businesses

Latest feature

VirusCharlie Easmon looks into the issue of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Corona Virus (MERS Co-V)