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  • DBS to adopt risk-management framework EPs

    DBS Bank said it has become the first lender in South-east Asia to adopt an internationally recognised framework that allows banks to assess and manage environmental and social risks in development projects.

    Asia Risk | 20 Nov 2019
  • Gold industry crucial to managing climate risk

    A new analysis by the World Gold Council provided a comprehensive overview of the current status of gold's climate impacts and how the sector might adapt in the face of climate change in order to transition to a net zero carbon future. The report also examined how gold's role as an investment asset might be affected by climate-related physical and transition risks in comparison to the other mainstream investments.

    Asia Risk | 20 Nov 2019
  • International SOS forecasts travel risks for 2020

    International SOS, the world's leading medical and travel security risk services company, shares its 2020 risks forecast and releases the latest edition of the 'Travel Risk Map'. This is accompanied by the Business Resilience Trend Watch survey, of over 1,300 business travel decision-makers run in partnership with Ipsos MORI, which reveals critical Grey Zones of Risk and missed opportunities in harnessing technological innovations to protect the workforce.

    Asia Risk | 20 Nov 2019
  • Start-up insurance scheme launched by PICC and China Pacific

    The eastern city of Hangzhou, which is the capital of prosperous Zhejiang Province, has launched a start-up insurance scheme which offers up to CNY10m ($1.42m) to cover research and development costs in the event of the failure of a start-up project.

    China | 15 Nov 2019
  • PARIMA Kuala lumpur 2019 Conference - "Redefining Risks" Highlights

    The 2019 conferences of the Pan-Asia Risk and Insurance Management Association (PARIMA) concluded with the final conference in Kuala lumpur on 5 November 2019. The theme for 2019 was 'Redefining Risks'.

    Asia Risk | 13 Nov 2019
  • 'Chaos map' predicts conflicts could rise due to shortage of water, food and fuel

    As the impact of climate change exacerbates and water, food and fuel shortages leading to price hikes of these essentials become endemic, conflicts over these are expected to start increasing dramatically.

    Asia Risk | 13 Nov 2019
  • Sixty percent of Asian population is at risk from lack of cooling

    Asia has the largest share of its population at high risk from a lack of cooling - close to 60% - as climate change continues to increase global temperatures. Globally, over a billion people face threats to their health because they lack cooling methods.

    Asia Risk | 13 Nov 2019
  • Agriculture- the driving force behind threats to protected areas, particularity in the tropics

    Protected areas, which are vital to preserve diverse life on Earth, as well as mitigate climate change by conserving carbon-sequestering vegetation, are not able to reduce the "anthropogenic pressure" on the most precious natural habitats.

    Asia Risk | 13 Nov 2019
  • MEA: 2020 sovereign credit risk outlook is negative -- Moody's

    Domestic political and geopolitical instability, and in particular, its detrimental impact on policymaking and in some cases growth, have informed some of Moody's Investor Service's key sovereign credit risk rating and outlook changes in 2019 across all regions, including the Middle East and Africa (MEA), as well as its research commentaries during the year, says the global rating agency in a report released earlier this week.

    Middle East | 13 Nov 2019
  • Saudi Arabia: Oil giant Aramco to launch IPO on 17 Nov

    Saudi Arabian oil giant Aramco has released a preliminary prospectus for its much awaited initial public offering which is the biggest in the world.

    Middle East | 12 Nov 2019

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