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09 May 2019

Good news – more US travellers are buying travel insurance coverage for their trips in 2019 than in 2018.

A happy business traveller
08 May 2019

Generali UK has announced the launch of a set of new personal accident and multinational solutions, to augment the Business Travel Plan that it introduced last year.

Napier city, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand
08 May 2019

The New Zealand Government introduced its Climate Change Response (Zero Carbon) Amendment Bill to parliament on 7 May, which will see climate change adaptation actions being implemented, and the Insurance Council of New Zealand (ICNZ) has expressed its support for the new bill.

Patient and doctor
07 May 2019

A new patient safety programme for hospitals, PRIME, has been launched in India by Becton, Dickinson and Company (BD). It was developed by Joint Commission International (JCI) for Patient Safety, with sponsorship by BD.

07 May 2019

Lloyd’s Lab, an insurance technology innovation hub within Lloyds of London, has revealed the second cohort of insurtechs to be selected for its 10-week programme.

Woman sunbathing on a beach
07 May 2019

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued health tips to help keep travellers safe and well during their time away.

Travelling gadgets
07 May 2019

A new partnership between Greater Anglia and Thomas Cook Money will enable customers to ‘conveniently and seamlessly’ purchase travel insurance ahead of their travel.

A blissed out traveller
06 May 2019

A new study from startup Culture Trip offers some interesting insights into the changing mindsets of contemporary travellers, suggesting that their decisions are being driven by a new ‘culture economy'.

Sheremetyevo International Airport
05 May 2019

At least 41 people have died after a Russian passenger plane caught fire.

Woman blowing nose
03 May 2019

There have already been 33,000 confirmed flu cases since the beginning of the year, which suggests that this year’s season will be worse than that of 2018.