Globally 100m people were forced to flee their homes in 2021 due to violence, human rights abuses, food insecurity, the climate crisis, war in Ukraine and other emergencies according to a new UN report.
Floods and droughts are likely to cost major global cities $194bn annually by 2050 according to a new research.
Consumers surveyed in six APAC markets are most vulnerable to online fraud on social media sites, according to a new report.
Simply blaming climate change for the catastrophic impact of severe weather events that cause devastating damage, is not good enough according to a new report.
Digital wearables, smartwatches and fitness trackers pose unique threats to the security and privacy of customer data according to a new document released by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).
PERILS, the independent Zurich-based company providing industry-wide catastrophe insurance data, has extended its market coverage to include exposure and event loss data for the perils of wind and flood in Japan.
The world's population is getting older and the number of serious falls reported worldwide is surging and already accounts for an estimated 684,000 deaths annually, states the global reinsurer SCOR.
The insurance industry is urging the Insurance Commission (IC) anew to postpone the mandated increase in their minimum capital set for this yearend, saying many companies are still far from meeting the higher requirement.
The Office of Insurance Commission (OIC) is looking into establishing a National Insurance Bureau (NIB), whose function would be similar to those of credit bureaux.
The Insurance Council of Australia (ICA) has welcomed the confirmation of A$741m ($518m) in additional funding in the State Budget handed down yesterday to better protect Queensland homes and communities from the impact of extreme weather.