Magazine Table of Contents
While COVID-19 has understandably had a significant impact on almost all businesses, the MENA insurance industry has proven resilient last year. In 2021, economic disruption from the pandemic will continue to be a risk for insurers, but there are already promising signs of another year of growth on the horizon.
When envisaging where the Turkish insurance market will be in five years, it is important to consider both the environment in Turkey and broader macroeconomic trends with which its fortunes are inextricably entwined, says BMS Turkey’s Mr Kerim Gurkan.
Life & health
The COVID-19 pandemic has left an irrevocable impression in how employees view mental and physical health. Now, many workers expect employers to take more responsibility for their health. Aetna International’s Ms Catherine Darroue addresses some of the steps that employers should consider.
Working from home instead of the office has changed employee needs and Bayzat’s Mr Brian Habibi offers five tips that employers can use to offer a benefits package that will help retain staff and improve morale.
AI applications are being used to detect high-risk conditions, in surgery and to improve customer healthcare. RGA Middle East’s Dr Dennis Sebastian gives an overview of how using AI benefits health insurance.