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Travel insurance

The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has stepped in to protect consumers, following the collapse of two UK-based travel companies

The UK’s Association of Travel Insurance Intermediaries (ATII) is hosting its annual Cocktail Party at the beginning of October.

Travel matters

The United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) has found that tourist arrivals around the world continue to increase, with the forecast for the rest of the year looking positive

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

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has offered some tips to business travellers who may neglect their own personal health while on work trips.


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

Banks in 10 countries in sub-Saharan Africa – namely Angola, Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana, Kenya, Mozambique, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia – are generally well-positioned to grow as an insurance distribution channel from the rapid increase in the value of the insurance markets in these countries

Latest feature

Tatum Anderson investigates the efficacy of medical screening programs