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Jul 2018

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Industry under pressure

COUNTRY PROFILE - Jordan

Challenges grew over the past year for Jordan’s insurance operators and profitability of the sector dropped sharply on the back of tough economic conditions. Concurrently, unhealthy competition continues to add pressure.
 

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Women drivers to boost Saudi's motor insurance

COVER STORY - Motor

The end of the ban on female drivers in Saudi Arabia is set to have a significant positive impact on the automotive market, including the motor insurance industry, with three million new drivers expected on the road by 2020.

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Bright future for Afghan insurance sector with global support

TAKAFUL - Market Spotlight

The insurance industry in Afghanistan, though small in size, is poised for growth with increasing awareness and opportunities resulting from the government’s push for infrastructure development in the country. Although terrorism is still a...


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  • Magazine article aboutEditor-s-Message

    Editor's Message

    I t was an interesting GAIF Conference and there was a great resolve in Hammamet – with over 1,400 delegates – to go tech. With the spirit of Eid still in the air, it was a good conference indeed despite all the geopolitical tensions,...

Cover Story

Motor

Country Profile

Jordan

  • Magazine article aboutIndustry-under-pressure

    Industry under pressure

    Challenges grew over the past year for Jordan’s insurance operators and profitability of the sector dropped sharply on the back of tough economic conditions. Concurrently, unhealthy competition continues to add pressure.

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  • In transition to efficiency

    The insurance regulatory body is undergoing a transition phase as preparations are afoot to shift the task of supervising the sector to the Central Bank – a move which is expected to have a positive impact on the industry, says Mrs Lubna Saqr...

News

MENA

People on the move

Diary

Feature

Trade Credit Insurance

  • Magazine article aboutMinding-the-small-players

    Minding the small players

    This risk mitigating tool protects SMEs against insolvency and provides the foundation for a secure and sustainable growth, says Mr Leroy Almeida of Markel International.

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Takaful

Market Spotlight

  • Magazine article aboutBright-future-for-Afghan-insurance-sector-with-global-support

    Bright future for Afghan insurance sector with global support

    The insurance industry in Afghanistan, though small in size, is poised for growth with increasing awareness and opportunities resulting from the government’s push for infrastructure development in the country. Although terrorism is still a...

Interview

Conference Report

GAIF