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tech on the slopes
20 April 2018

UK-based specialist industries software developer Aquarium Software has asserted that tourists need to use technology more during winter peak times to help make travel insurance policies cheaper.

Innovative disease outbreak technology
20 April 2018

A partnership between a taxonomy expert at Lincoln University in the US and two US senior food safety researchers has led to the development of a new device that could help control disease outbreaks.

 
More than 30 per cent of UK consumers in the UK would purchase insurance from Google, Amazon, Facebook etc.
20 April 2018

New research has found that more than 30 per cent of consumers in the UK would happily purchase insurance from tech giants such as Google, Amazon and Facebook, abandoning traditional insurers.

The dubai skyline
19 April 2018

The Dubai Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) has announced a new blockchain enabled marketplace that will connect potential buyers directly to hotels and tour operators.

Generali to sell Belgian operations.
19 April 2018

Generali Group has announced the sale of its Belgian operations to Athora Holding Ltd.

19 April 2018

Brazil’s Ministry of Health has advised the populations of São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro and Bahia to ensure that they are vaccinated against yellow fever.

 
Hainan, china
18 April 2018

China has announced that it will be allowing visa-free travel to the island of Hainan for 30 days in a push to open up tourism in the area.

18 April 2018

ITIJ spoke to Gary Sommerford of Laurus Consulting and Phil Peart of MJM Corporate Risk Services about fraudulent claims trends they are seeing undertaken during their claims investigations in different areas of the world.

Euroins Insurance Group has announced that it is to acquire the Ukrainian travel insurance business of Ergo.
18 April 2018

Euroins Insurance Group has announced that it is to acquire the Ukrainian travel insurance business of Ergo.

Urgent response needed for flesh-eating disease
18 April 2018

An apparent outbreak of a flesh-eating disease is causing concern in Australia.

 

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