Premium growth in Asia (ex Japan) slowed down to 2.3% in 2018 to EUR871bn ($969.94bn), with the region accounting for only 16% of global premium growth compared to a whopping 81% in 2017, according to the latest annual Allianz Global Insurance Report.
Judges gathered in Singapore yesterday morning to deliberate and vote by secret ballot worthy winners among the impressive list of finalists in the final round of judging for the 4th Asia Trusted LIfe Agents & Advisers Awards.
According to projection by Allianz Research, the global insurance premium volume last year rise to 3,655 billion euros (excluding health insurance). Compare to 2017, the nominal increase adjusted for exchange rate effects is 3.3%.
The 4th Asia Cyber Risk Summit took place last week. We spoke to Horangi Cyber Security, founder and CEO Paul Hadjy about what steps to take when implementing cyber security within your organisation and the common mistakes some companies make.
In Asia, insurance pricing in the first quarter of 2019 increased by 0.4%, marking the seventh consecutive quarter of relatively minor pricing movements., according to the latest Marsh Global Insurance Market Index.
Crops like wheat, rice, barley and other related species end up with less nutrients when grown in environments with high levels of carbon-di-oxide and hence affect human health.
Cryptojacking, which is the illegal use of another person's computer to mine cryptocurrency, has replaced ransomware as the number one threat for consumers and enterprises.
According to Atradius' recent survey, economies in Asia Pacific are becoming more vulnerable to weaker global trade, leading to more businesses taking a more strategic approach to credit management.
The 4th Asia Cyber Risk Summit took place last week. We spoke to ReaQta founder and CEO Alberto Pelliccione about the most common cyber risks in the region and addressing the protection gap amongst SMEs.