Magazine

May 2019

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Growing despite headwinds

COUNTRY PROFILE - Lebanon

Lebanon continues to face tough economic conditions on the macro and micro level, which create a greater burden on insurers. Nonetheless, the insurance sector managed to grow over the past year but sustainability remains a challenge in the coming period.
 


A brand new lease of life

FEATURE - Rebranding

Rebranding is no simple feat. But if done successfully, it can help breathe new life into a brand, giving the company the chance to regain market relevance, rapport with customers and competitiveness – all crucial elements for continued growth...

Mitigating ecological risks

FEATURE - Risk Management

Environmental liability specialists and insurers can provide services to help businesses review, design and coordinate a well-planned response to an incident arising from natural perils, says Mr Arthur Lu of Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty...

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All Stories

  • Magazine article aboutEditor-s-Message

    Editor's Message

    As business winds down this month with the onset of Ramadan, it is time to reflect internally on how to ride on the crest of the challenge facing the market as well as look at new directions for growth and sustainability. Competition is getting...

Country Profile

Lebanon

  • Magazine article aboutGrowing-despite-headwinds

    Growing despite headwinds

    Lebanon continues to face tough economic conditions on the macro and micro level, which create a greater burden on insurers. Nonetheless, the insurance sector managed to grow over the past year but sustainability remains a challenge in the coming...

News

MENA

People on the move

Diary

Feature

Rebranding

  • Magazine article aboutA-brand-new-lease-of-life

    A brand new lease of life

    Rebranding is no simple feat. But if done successfully, it can help breathe new life into a brand, giving the company the chance to regain market relevance, rapport with customers and competitiveness – all crucial elements for continued growth...

Risk Management

  • Mitigating ecological risks

    Environmental liability specialists and insurers can provide services to help businesses review, design and coordinate a well-planned response to an incident arising from natural perils, says Mr Arthur Lu of Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty...

  • Environmental challenges and perspectives in the Middle East

    With the growing environmental challenges in the region, it is imperative to mitigate environmental pollution with the right coverage, says Mr Arnen Panopio of AIG MEA.

Takaful

  • Takaful in search of a blue ocean

    Takaful operators have the opportunity to create a new market, especially with the massive size of Islamic finance as well as the benefits from technology, which would enable them to reach new heights, said speakers at this year’s World...

Events

Interview

  • Magazine article aboutTop-of-its-game

    Top of its game

    Oman Insurance Company CEO Jean-Louis Laurent Josi outlines the company’s strategy for success on the back of its stellar performance in 2018 and its return to the top spot as the UAE’s largest insurer.

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  • Stage set for expansion

    Kingdom Brokerage for Insurance and Reinsurance is marking a significant milestone with the opening of its first overseas reinsurance branch and plans to continue expanding in the future, says its CEO Mahmoud El Madhoun.

  • Innovate to face challenges

    Brokers need to be agile, active and innovative now more than ever to live through this competitive phase, says Mr Atinc Yilmaz, regional CEO of Howden Turkey, the Middle East & Africa (TMEA).

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