However, three destination countries have seen a 100-per-cent-plus increase in the number of Spaniards taking out travel insurance this peak summer holiday season.
Top industry-specific travel insurance trends and analysis from around the globe, plus the latest international headlines on issues directly affecting the industry.
A new travel insurance survey conducted by Forum Research for InsuranceHotline.com has revealed that many Canadians have misconceptions over travel and medical insurance, and that over one-quarter do not purchase travel insurance for themselves when taking a trip.
Suicide bombings in Tunisia have killed one police officer and left eight other people wounded.
Due to a security threat, an Air India passenger plane has made an emergency landing at Stansted Airport in London, UK.
According to new research from Comparetravelinsurance.com.au, almost one in two Australian travellers do not know which pre-existing conditions they should declare when purchasing travel insurance.
Large numbers of uninsured travellers are entering Japan and leaving behind unpaid medical bills that put great strain on the country's hospital budgets.
British holidaymakers are collectively overpaying for travel insurance by about £630 million.
From 17-19 June at the Kowloon Shangri-la hotel in Hong Kong, ITIC, the world’s leading international travel and health insurance conference series, is holding its 11th annual ITIC APAC event.
We are pleased to announce that the first wave of speakers are now confirmed for the 27th annual ITIC Global, which will be taking place in Malta this October.
Eighty-four per cent of male expatriates have needed to seek medical help while living abroad, according to AXA Global Healthcare - and 72 per cent have concerns about local healthcare standards.