Tag Search Result

Show result per page
Page 1 of 352

Asia tag returned 3511 results

  • Moving from benign globalisation to power competition

    There were a number of things Singapore deputy prime minister Lawrence Wong spoke about at the Global Insurance Forum 2023. One of the topics he covered was the profound shifting in the global economy and risk landscape. "It is moving from a period of benign globalisation to a new era of great power competition," he said, referring to Russia president Vladimir Putin's invasion of Ukraine and the ongoing conflict in Palestine.

    AIRPlus | 28 Nov 2023
  • Diversity does not stop at hiring

    One of the issues the insurance industry tackled at the Global Insurance Forum 2023 was the importance and benefits of a diverse workforce and how the sector could work towards it.

    AIRPlus | 28 Nov 2023
  • SIRC: Energy, passion and informed debate

    This year's Singapore International Reinsurance Conference (SIRC) showed how critical informed discussion is in advancing the role of reinsurance as an enabler of a sustainable future for mankind. This can be considered to be the direct result of the years of extensive curation and endeavour that the Singapore Reinsurers' Association (SRA) - and in particular its chair Marc Haushofer and outgoing executive director Jeffrey Yeo - put into making the SIRC a preeminent reinsurance event globally.

    Asia | 28 Nov 2023
  • Employer risk and ESG rise up risk agendas

    The perceptions of business risks, from supporting staff to ESG regulation and economic uncertainty, are changing the global business risk landscape according to a new report by specialist insurer Beazley.

    Asia Risk | 22 Nov 2023
  • Extreme weather tops risks to watch by 2030

    A new survey has revealed that for the first time, businesses are more concerned about extreme weather affecting operations in 2030 than they are about cyber attacks.

    Asia Risk | 22 Nov 2023
  • Emerging insurance markets, including China, likely to generate over 50% of additional global premiums over 2024?25

    More than half (52%) of the additional global premiums to be written in 2024?2025 are expected to be generated from emerging markets (including China), up from 45% in the past five years, says Swiss Re Institute (SRI).

    Asia | 22 Nov 2023
  • Asia: Growing divergence between developed and emerging life insurance markets

    The divergence in the growth trajectories between the developed and the emerging life insurance markets in Asia is increasing, notes global management consultancy firm McKinsey & Co.

    Asia | 17 Nov 2023
  • Long-term financial planning in back seat Singapore

    Among Singaporeans, longer-term financial plans such as retirement planning and investment have been put on the backburner.

    AIRPlus | 15 Nov 2023
  • Singapore insurers can help the country age well

    Singapore is witnessing a rapid rise in its ageing population, with a projected 27% of residents aged 65 and above by 2030. In 2022 residents aged 65 years and above made up 16.6% of the total resident population in the country. Singapore is currently one of the most rapidly ageing societies in Asia, along with Japan.

    Asia Risk | 15 Nov 2023
  • By 2050 one in four people in APAC will be above the age of 60

    One in four people in Asia Pacific countries will be above the age of 60 by 2050 and more than half of them will be women according to United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA).

    AIRPlus | 09 Nov 2023

    Follow Asia Insurance Review