Brokers News

14 I 09 I 2014

 The insurance industry is discussing plans to set up a fund to compensate hit-and-run victims in Bahrain. A proposal is for all insurers in the Kingdom to contribute 1% of their motor insurance revenue into a...

14 I 09 I 2014

The benefits of insurance are less widely recognised in the GCC than in Malaysia. Social and religious structures in the GCC countries have inhibited the use of insurance as a risk management tool, with demand largely...

04 I 09 I 2014

Middle East insurers facing the region's battles

The threat of political instability is looming large over the Middle East insurance sector, even as it fights its own battles in pricing, retention and education, said speakers at a...
04 I 09 I 2014

The insurance price war that raged in Saudi Arabia during 2012-2013 has now largely ended, although competition to win large, prestigious corporate accounts remains intense, according to Standard & Poor's Ratings...

03 I 09 I 2014

Over one third of UAE motorists admit to becoming distracted while driving, according to joint research released by global insurer Zurich and RoadSafetyUAE.com.

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02 I 09 I 2014

Infrastructure projects across the GCC will rise to US$86 billion this year with Saudi Arabia and Qatar dominating the share. This will represent a rise of nearly 78% over 2013, with each GCC state showing an increase,...