Change of plans could be a setback for insurance market

The local insurance industry may have been dealt a setback after negotiations between several local and foreign insurers were reported to have broken down. According to a report by Nikkei, which cited insiders, local insurers decided to pull out of talks with Thailand’s Muang Thai Insurance and Muang Thai Life Assurance, and South Korea’s DB […]

Foreign insurers bring disruption in untapped Myanmar market

Myanmar’s insurance market will soon face a sea change led by technologies and expertise brought in by foreign companies. A total of 14 foreign insurers will enter the Southeast Asian country’s market by the end of this year through either wholly owned subsidiaries or joint venture companies with local peers, the Nikkei Asian Review has […]