DAMANA News

25 I 11 I 2013
Gross premiums in the Bahrain insurance market rose by 9.32% year-on-year to register BD 239.05m ($634m) in 2012, according to the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB).
A significant part of this rise was caused by a surge in long-term insurance, including...
22 I 11 I 2013
The UAE insurance market is poised for the most growth in 2014, according to the majority of respondents (50%) in the November Mena Insurance Review reader survey.
 
When asked which Mena insurance market is most poised for growth in...
12 I 11 I 2013
The Insurance Authority (IA) has met with directors of local and foreign insurance companies in the UAE to discuss the latest developments and lessons learnt to develop a vision for improving performance consistent with international industry standards.
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08 I 11 I 2013

Catastrophe risk modelling firm RMS has said category five super typhoon Haiyan, which hit the Philippines today, could be the strongest tropical cyclone in history.

Neena Saith, RMS director and meteorologist, said: “The typhoon strength winds of...
01 I 10 I 2013
Manama: CIGNA, one of the world’s largest health services companies, and Saudi Arabian Insurance Company (SAICO), have officially launched CIGNA SAICO Benefits Services WLL (CIGNA SAICO), which is based in Manama and will employ 50 people.
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23 I 09 I 2013
The General Arab Insurance Federation (GAIF), in association with the Bahrain Insurance Association (BIA), announced the Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB) as the strategic partner for the upcoming Professional Liability Insurance Forum, the first event of...