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A businessman watching our fragile planet
06 February 2019

The World Travel & Tourism Council recently released a wide-ranging report in which it discusses the various ‘mega trends’ that it forecasts in the global travel industry over the coming decades.

Hands holding cogs against the sunset.
06 February 2019

Aon has formed a new strategic partnership with insurtech firm Claim Central; the firm will digitise and streamline Aon’s claims management capabilities and help to boost innovation.

happy employees
05 February 2019

AXA Egypt becomes the latest local insurance provider to become a member of MAXIS Global Benefits Network (MAXIS GBN).

Insurance policy
05 February 2019

Tifgroup has responded to allegations published in the 20th November 2018 issue of The Times (London) which were reported in the December 2018 issue of ITIJ.

Dr preparing syringe for vaccination
05 February 2019

A project sponsored by the EU entitled ‘Vaccines and InfecTious diseases in the Ageing popuLation’ (VITAL) has been launched to address the challenges posed by infections.

Shaking hands to close a deal
05 February 2019

Europ Assistance, through its US subsidiary Generali Global Assistance, has announced its acquisition of Trip Mate from Arthur J. Gallagher.

Green tick marks
05 February 2019

Avivo Group's National Hospital has received TEMOS accreditation for excellence in international patient care. It is the first multi-speciality hospital in Abu Dhabi to do so.

Digital identity
05 February 2019

SafeCharge has announced that it has launched Identity Manager, a new solution for seamless digital identity validation.

ITIJ February 2019 issue out now
05 February 2019

In ITIJ’s February issue, we get the latest thinking from the global insurance and tourism industries on the challenges of implementing and maintaining mandatory travel cover schemes in various countries; we look at how raising consumer awareness around what travel insurance covers – and doesn’t

Ski jump panorama
04 February 2019

Comparison website GoCompare urges UK citizens planning a winter ski trip not to rely on their European Health Insurance Card to provide them with adequate medical cover.