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Travel insurance

Research from UK-based storage solutions provider Versapak has found that 11 per cent of travelling Britons have had items stolen while in an airport

As the US sees a welcome surge in demand for travel insurance products, suppliers are advised to seize new opportunities

Travel matters

Investment Climate teams of the World Bank Group are working with India’s Ministry of Tourism and the local governments in the states of Bihar and Uttar Pradesh in order to develop tourism along the famed Buddhist circuit

On the move

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

Company brief

Collinson Group’s claims and assistance division Intana announced in September that it had achieved official registration with the Care Quality Commission (CQC), an independent regulator of health services in England.

Health matters

While much of the world’s focus has been on the recent outbreak of ebola haemorrhagic fever in Africa, commentators and health authorities are keen that other diseases do not fall by the wayside, and the spotlight has been shone on the ongoing threat posed by malaria

IPMI

Max Bupa, a provider of health insurance products based in India, recently introduced the new edition of its flagship health offering, the Heartbeat Health Insurance Plan.

Insurance matters

According to the annual Global reinsurance highlights publication from ratings agency Standard & Poor’s (S&P), tough competition could put ratings under pressure

Latest feature

Tatum Anderson investigates the efficacy of medical screening programs