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A year's worth of rain falls on Qatar's Hamad airport

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - A year's worth of rain deluged parts of Qatar on Wednesday as seasonal storms moving through Saudi Arabia flooded streets in a city northwest of the capital, Riyadh.
Nov 25, 2015 3:10PM

Toyota recalls vehicles in Japan, Europe for Takata air bag defect

TOKYO - Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling 1.6 million vehicles for defective air bags supplied by embattled Japanese manufacturer Takata Corp.
Nov 25, 2015 3:07PM

Brain protein found in blood tests 'prognostic for poor clinical outcome' in concussion patients: Study

Blood tests for a brain protein could predict cognitive impairment in patients with concussions, researchers suggested in a study released this week.
Nov 25, 2015 12:49PM

2015 Q3 sees tenth consecutive quarterly decline for global insurance rates, casualty rate increases in certain regions driven by cyber

Commercial insurance rates decreased globally during 2015 Q3 – posting a global composite decline of 4.8% – marking the tenth consecutive quarterly decline, notes the November 2015 edition of Marsh’s Global Insurance Market...
Nov 25, 2015 12:07PM

Polish government reopens debate over plane crash that killed president Kaczynski

WARSAW, Poland - Poland's new conservative government has shut down the website of a state investigation into the 2010 plane crash that killed President Lech Kaczynski, reopening debate over the disaster.
Nov 25, 2015 11:52AM

Occupiers liability lawsuit arising from crab shelling mishap could reach Supreme Court of Canada

The Supreme Court of Canada will announce Thursday whether it will hear an appeal from a British Columbia dentist who sued his neighbours - along with the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority and Transport Canada - after slicing his wrist while...
Nov 25, 2015 11:34AM

Allianz's new three-year plan sets targets to increase earnings and profitability, implement digital processes

Allianz SE plans to meet the transforming insurance industry head-on by strengthening resilience and creating scale in important markets in a bid to achieve new growth and profitability targets.
Nov 25, 2015 7:44AM

CSIO certifies L'Unique for eDocs

L'Unique General Insurance of Quebec City has obtained certification, for both commercial and personal lines, of the Centre for Study of Insurance Operations eDocs standard, CSIO announced Tuesday.
Nov 24, 2015 5:19PM

TSB reiterates concern on emergency preparedness, regulatory oversight of Canadian passenger vessels

An investigation by the Transportation Safety Board of Canada, into a fire aboard a passenger vessel in the summer of 2014, has found that the vessel lacked written emergency procedures and that it was not required by regulation to have a...
Nov 24, 2015 4:57PM

Non-life insurance premiums forecast to grow 0.8% in 2016 in Canada: Swiss Re

The worldwide demand for non-life insurance should increase in 2016 and 2017, but pressure on reinsurance profits should "drive more" mergers and acquisitions in 2015 and 2016, Swiss Re Ltd. suggested in a report announced Tuesday.
Nov 24, 2015 4:11PM

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