Insurance World

The National Health Insurance Company Daman has launched its ‘Daman’ and ‘Thiqa’ apps, it was announced today. The launch makes Daman the first health insurance provider in the region to have their apps available in four main smartphone ‘app stores’ in the Middle East.

The Dubai-based financial planning company Guardian Wealth Management (GWM) has unveiled an insurance policy that protects company co-owners in the event of their business partners’ death or critical illness.

Today RoadSafetyUAE and QIC Insured (Qatar Insurance Company) announced their strategic partnership for UAE, a partnership aiming at jointly increasing road safety and safe driver awareness in the Emirates.

Whilst it is commendable that 2015 witnessed lesser home burglaries than in 2014, it is alarming that 289 families residing in the UAE had been devastated by home burglaries. (Ref: Gulf News dated 16.3.16)

Al Hilal Takaful, the takaful insurance subsidiary of Al Hilal Bank, has signed a distribution agreement in Abu Dhabi with Euler Hermes, the worldwide leader of trade credit insurance. The landmark agreement was forged recently at Al Bahr Towers, Al Hilal Bank’s headquarters in Abu Dhabi, during a special ceremony attended by Euler Hermes’ Regional Board.