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MMR vaccine
02 July 2019

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
01 July 2019

New Caledonia has become the first destination to potentially ban travellers who cannot prove they have adequate medical and repatriation cover.

Young insured Spanish couple on their travels.
01 July 2019

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.

climbing the ladder to reach a target
01 July 2019

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. 

Lots of patients concept
28 June 2019

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.

physical injury
28 June 2019

A new travel insurance survey conducted by Forum Research for 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.

Map of Tunisia
28 June 2019

Suicide bombings in Tunisia have killed one police officer and left eight other people wounded.

Superhero business woman
27 June 2019

Boston, US-based non-profit hospital and physicians network Partners HealthCare has named Dr Anne Klibanski President and CEO.

Corridor at Stansted Airport
27 June 2019

Due to a security threat, an Air India passenger plane has made an emergency landing at Stansted Airport in London, UK.

Innovation business meeting
27 June 2019

Prudential Corporation Asia is teaming up with HælthTech in a move that the insurer said will enable straight-through processing of transactions and the automation of core processes.