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Jul 2021

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Proper regulation needs a functioning government

MARKET PROFILE - Lebanon

The Lebanese Ministry of Economy and Trade and the Insurance Control Commission must have the hardest job in the region: Regulating an insurance sector reeling from multiple shocks. We spoke to Lebanon’s minister of economy and trade Raoul Nehme to get a first-hand account of how the regulatory environment is being managed to facilitate progress in the insurance sector.
 


Future-ready regulator

REGULATION

The roadmap for development of the Saudi Arabian economy, Vision 2030,shifts the focus firmly away from dependence on hydrocarbons and squarelyonto other value-added services. We spoke to SAMA’s Mr Abdullah Al-Towaijri to find out what place...

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Focus on digitisation and partnerships for digital transformation

INSURANCE - General

Healthy growth based on providing adequate services and enhancing the customer experience are some of the pivotal elements in an insurer’s achieving success, says Dubai National Insurance and Reinsurance’s Mr Abdulla Al-Nuaimi.

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  • Magazine article aboutBack-to-work

    Back to work

    As the number of people covered by the vaccine increases, more and more countries are focusing on what the future of work might look like. Most people have learned to adopt work practices overnight that might otherwise have taken years to take root...

Regulation

  • Magazine article aboutFuture-ready-regulator

    Future-ready regulator

    The roadmap for development of the Saudi Arabian economy, Vision 2030,shifts the focus firmly away from dependence on hydrocarbons and squarelyonto other value-added services. We spoke to SAMA’s Mr Abdullah Al-Towaijri to find out what place...

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Insurance

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Lebanon

  • Magazine article aboutProper-regulation-needs-a-functioning-government

    Proper regulation needs a functioning government

    The Lebanese Ministry of Economy and Trade and the Insurance Control Commission must have the hardest job in the region: Regulating an insurance sector reeling from multiple shocks. We spoke to Lebanon’s minister of economy and trade Raoul...

  • Life insurance as a channel to diversify risk

    In the face of persistent economic uncertainties and challenges, it is imperative that life insurers in Lebanon take an optimistic yet calculated approach in exploring ways to steer through the crisis strategically and emerge stronger.

  • Major headwinds for Lebanon's insurance sector

    Lebanon's currency crisis poses serious risk to growth for the non-life insurance market. We spoke to Arabia Insurance’s Mr Samer Abou Jaoude and Ixpan’s Mr Ronald Chidiac about how the country’s current economic and political...

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View from India

  • Magazine article aboutInsurance-aggregators-and-the-digital-surge

    Insurance aggregators and the digital surge

    Insurance aggregators, barring a few exceptions, have not been very active in India. The digitalisation catalysed by the pandemic can, however, help aggregators make themselves more relevant and also help boost insurance cover.

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Actuarial

  • Magazine article aboutIFRS17-to-drive-demand-for-actuaries

    IFRS17 to drive demand for actuaries

    The IFRS17 rollout in a number of major markets in the MENA region, including Saudi Arabia and the UAE by 1 January 2023 will provide significant opportunities for actuaries according to SHMA Consulting’s Mr Shariq Sikander, who has been...

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