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World Malaria Day
25 April 2019

On World Malaria Day Healix International has highlighted the importance of employers taking preventative measures for employees travelling to high-risk zones.

rocket launch development growth
25 April 2019

Sequoia Capital India has selected Indonesia-based insurtech Qoala as one of the startups that will take part in its 16-week ‘Surge’ programme.

Missing puzzle piece
24 April 2019

DataArt has announced that it is partnering with GroundScope to deliver a new iOS version of a car booking app that enables travelling employees to manage their journey.

Rising costs
24 April 2019

Kuwait has increased healthcare fees for expatriates for the second time since 2017.

According to the country’s health ministry, this is to reduce congestion at public hospitals and enable government-run clinics to accept more patients.

Geometric wooden shapes slotting together
24 April 2019

By partnering with Montreal-based artificial intelligence and software firm Element AI, Canadian property and casualty insurer Gore Mutual is to adopt the Element AI Underwriting Partner software product into its underwriting practice.

23 April 2019

Insurance company Chubb has revealed that it has developed an extended range of new e-learning modules which will soon be available on its Chubb Travel Smart platform – an app that helps business travellers manage and mitigate risks while travelling for work.

joint pain
23 April 2019

Members of Altrua HealthShare – a ‘faith-based healthcare sharing organisation’ – now have access to Regenexx procedures, advanced non-surgical, regenerative treatments for common joint injuries and degenerative conditions such as osteoarthritis.

Brexit hourglass
23 April 2019

ITIC UK is on the horizon, as is the much-anticipated outcome of Brexit, but with the original deadline for the UK leaving the European Union having passed, we as an industry will do some damage assessment.

Nigeria Kaduna map
22 April 2019

On Friday 19 April, 2019, British aid worker Faye Mooney was killed when gunmen stormed a vacation resort in Kaduna State, Nigeria, where she was visiting on holiday. During the attack on the Kaijuru Castle resort, a local man was killed and three others were kidnapped.

Sri Lanka map
21 April 2019

Eight bombs have been detonated on the island of Sri Lanka; churches where worshippers were gathered for Easter Sunday services, and high-end hotels were targeted in the co-ordinated attacks