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20 May 2019

Travel technology company Amadeus has announced new deals with its existing partners, Travix and Heycars, which sees the company strengthening these existing relationships through new customer offerings.

Measles warning
20 May 2019

Dr Ferdinand de Guzman, Head of Family Medicine at San Lazaro Hospital in Manila, and Professor Leonila Dans of the University of the Philippines, highlight the severity of the measles outbreak in the Phillippines.

cybersecurity lock
17 May 2019

International law firm Locke Lord LLP has offered its expertise in the areas of privacy and cybersecurity, in order to place burgeoning insurtechs on a more solid footing within the competitive business environment.

You've got mail!
16 May 2019

Allianz Global Assistance has introduced pre-trip reminders for its customers, to ensure that they are aware of what is and isn't covered by their insurance.

empty beach-side sunbeds
16 May 2019

UK travel agency Thomas Cook Group has reported a half-year loss of £1.46 billion, effecting store closures and job losses, as Brits delay holiday plans in line with Brexit uncertainty.

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16 May 2019

The British Insurance Brokers’ Association has announced its Young Broker of the Year for 2019.

Medical insurance card
15 May 2019

In Japan, a revised health insurance law seeks to block the use of the system by foreigners who have never lived in the country.

Doctor and patient
15 May 2019 believes the travel insurance market has made great strides in reducing stigma attached to mental illness and advises travellers to always declare their pre-existing medical conditions, including mental illnesses.

Customer satisfaction
15 May 2019

The days of customers gritting their teeth and staying with a provider whose service they consider to be substandard are effectively behind us.

Copenhagen, Denmark
15 May 2019

There’s some good news coming your way from the travel sphere this week, as a number of EU cities have banded together to tackle climate change by implementing sustainable tourism.