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  • UAE: Employee surety insurance scheme takes effect

    A new low-cost insurance scheme, replacing bank deposits as guarantees for foreign workers, has taken effect since 15 October.

    Middle East | 16 Oct 2018
  • UAE: ADNIC to utilise credit bureau's services to strengthen credit risk management

    In a move which is the first in the insurance industry, Abu Dhabi National Insurance Company (ADNIC), one of the leading regional multi-line insurance providers for corporates and individuals, has announced it will utilise Al Etihad Credit Bureau (AECB) products.

    Middle East | 14 Oct 2018
  • UAE: Insurance sector sees growth opportunities from new retirement visas for expats

    New visa rules introduced last month that allow expatriates aged over 55 to retire in the UAE could boost the life insurance sector in the country.

    Middle East | 09 Oct 2018
  • UAE: AI model helps insurers detect waste in healthcare

    Artificial intelligence (AI) applied by health insurers could help save millions of dirhams a year in fraud and abuse within the UAE healthcare system, analysts say.

    Middle East | 08 Oct 2018
  • UAE: Surety insurance to make hiring of workers less costly

    A new insurance plan for employers, that takes effect from next week, will help reduce recruitment costs compared to the existing deposit scheme which the insurance plan will replace.

    Middle East | 07 Oct 2018
  • UAE: Insurers see 20% decline in motor premium rates in 1H2018

    The prices of motor insurance in the UAE fell by 20% in the first half of 2018 compared to the same period last year, Mr Ibrahim Obaid Al Zaabi, director general of the UAE Insurance Authority (IA), has said.

    Middle East | 03 Oct 2018
  • UAE: Online survey shows most consumers want more insurance innovation

    Most consumers believe that there is a need for local insurance companies to continue to launch modern insurance programmes that are suitable for different segments of society, according to the survey by the newspaper Al Bayan.

    Middle East | 01 Oct 2018
  • UAE: Export credit insurance agencies join hands

    Jeddah headquartered Islamic Corporation for the Insurance of Investment and Export Credit (ICIEC), a member of the Islamic Development Bank Group, and the Etihad Export Credit Insurance (ECI), the UAE Federal export credit company, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), which aims to boost cooperation in promoting export trade and investment in UAE through the promotion of Shariah-compliant export credit and investment insurance instruments.

    Middle East | 01 Oct 2018
  • UAE: Poll shows around 50% of residents ignorant of risks of hypertension

    Awareness of the risk of high blood pressure (HBP) in the UAE is a key concern, with close to half of respondents in a recent survey failing to perceive the condition as potentially fatal or being unaware of its symptoms.

    Middle East | 27 Sep 2018
  • UAE: Etihad Credit Insurance partners with Abu Dhabi commerce chamber

    Etihad Credit Insurance (ECI), the national export credit agency of the UAE Federal Government, in partnership with Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ADCCI) has conducted a focus group workshop with Abu Dhabi-based exporters, aimed at listening to UAE exporters' challenges and needs to boost their competitiveness in global trade.

    Middle East | 26 Sep 2018