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Apr 2020

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Concerns over royal commission outcomes

COUNTRY PROFILE - Australia

The Insurance Council of Australia has found itself busy with the additional burden that the royal commission has put on its members. 
 


Asia's last frontier market opens to the world

MYANMAR SPOTLIGHT

Myanmar, with a population of 54m, opened its insurance market to foreign players in November 2019, ending decades of waiting.

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Coronavirus - Event-cancellation insurance: Contingency planning

INSURANCE - General

As COVID-19 continues its spread around the world, events are being cancelled. Many event-cancellation insurance (ECI) policies have exceptions for communicable diseases.

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Featured Articles


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  • Magazine article aboutEditor-s-Message

    Editor's Message

    Since I started my career as a diplomat and free trader, I have been a vocal campaigner for globalisation. Today everything is in stark contrast. Through the global village the coronavirus has morphed into a pandemic and now the whole world is...

Insurance

General

Risk

Country Profile

Australia

Myanmar spotlight

China

  • Magazine article aboutTurning-crisis-into-opportunity

    Turning crisis into opportunity

    We spoke to a number of leading insurance firms in China to get a first-hand account of what they did in response to COVID-19, when they did it – and the results they had.

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Technology

Diversity and inclusion

  • Magazine article aboutDiversity-is-key-to-successful-business

    Diversity is key to successful business

    Traditionally, a majority of the world’s societies have been patriarchal. However, with the passage of time, the perception of what a man’s or woman’s role in society should be has evolved.

Notebook

View from India

News

Asian

People on the move

Letter from the Editor

  • Reasons to be cheerful, part 3

    For the uninitiated, these are the opening words sung by Ian Dury on his 1977 hit single ‘Reasons to be cheerful, part 3’. In essence the song is a paean to the things in life that make us happy and that make life worth living.