Measles outbreaks are ongoing in popular travel destinations worldwide and travellers should ensure they are fully vaccinated at least two weeks before they set off.
New Caledonia has become the first destination to potentially ban travellers who cannot prove they have adequate medical and repatriation cover.
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.
A new paper released by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) highlights that average earnings before interest and taxes at the top 29 global insurers is declining by nine per cent every year.
Clinerion, which works to accelerate clinical research and medical access for treatments, has announced that it is expanding in Georgia, US, with the addition of the Medison network of clinics to its Patient Network Explorer Platform.
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.
Boston, US-based non-profit hospital and physicians network Partners HealthCare has named Dr Anne Klibanski President and CEO.
Due to a security threat, an Air India passenger plane has made an emergency landing at Stansted Airport in London, UK.