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- June 15 2021
Philippine insurance authority seeks comment on agriculture PPP
Insurers would need to reinsure a minimum of 10% of the risk with Nat Re.
- May 31 2021
India’s non-life market to face continued headwinds
AM Best notes that motor, health and crop lines were some of the worst performing in FY 2021.
- February 25 2021
Gaps remain despite record weather claims: ICNZ head
The industry association's CEO tells IAN that commercial property and agricultural crops still lack protection.
- August 31 2020
China green lights US$2.3bn agriculture reinsurer
The new firm is understood to be backed by China Re and Ping An.
- July 1 2020
China’s rural premiums could reach US$141bn by 2025: report
State-led rural revitalisation could present significant opportunities for insurers.
- June 11 2020
Reaction to Asia’s June agriculture renewals
Senior experts from Canopius, Lockton and Willis Re give their verdicts.
- May 22 2020
IAG invests multimillions into climate data platform
Understanding climate change risk is a key goal for Australia's (re)insurance market.
- May 4 2020
ICICI Lombard GI’s FY profit climbs 24%
The Indian giant showed discipline through reducing its crop book.
- December 16 2019
China’s insurers see loss ratios rocket from swine fever
Payout ratios increase to 130% compared to 50-60% prior to the epidemic.
- October 16 2019
China’s fast-growing agriculture market
The government-backed sector, however, needs to improve its risk management capabilities.
- October 4 2019
China’s pork crisis
Response to swine fever epidemic must include modernisation of farming and bigger role for insurance.
- August 22 2019
Thailand’s government agrees drought relief
The move to offer aid to rice farmers comes after the worst drought in a decade.
- July 23 2019
Thailand looks to expand crop scheme
Fruit and dairy farmers could soon benefit from the government backed initiative.
- May 27 2019
Philippines seeks to establish agriculture reinsurer
The Philippine Crop Insurance Corporation could become a reinsurer.
- April 29 2019
China’s swine fever epidemic highlights cover deficit
The government will pick up the majority of the bill for over one million pigs being culled.
- April 24 2019
Lockton recruits JLT director for Asia agriculture push
Stephane Baldanoff to work across insurance and reinsurance at the US broker.
- February 11 2019
Drought’s impact on agriculture insurance
Countries are rethinking agriculture insurance schemes as a result of drought.
- July 27 2018
Failing harvest for Indian agri insurers
Another good monsoon year is not helping to demonstrate the value of the country’s crop insurance scheme.
- September 15 2017
Ant Financial’s agri insurance JV gets green light
China’s insurance regulator has given the go-signal for a joint venture with China United Insurance to begin operations.
- June 2 2017
Chinese counties to offer agri disaster insurance
The scheme is aimed at 200 pilot counties that are primarily engaged in planting rice, wheat and corn.