Panama: Bids for Insuring Metro Passengers
Tuesday, April 1, 2014
The offers submitted by five insurers in the tender whose price tag is $3.2 million range between $1.3 million and $2.6 million.
Five companies submitted bids in the abbreviated tender...
Panama Metro Insurance for $3.2 million
Friday, March 14, 2014
The Ministry of the Presidency is inviting bids for an Insurance Program for the Operation of Metro Line 1.
The program designed by the Secretariat of the Metro...
Canal Expansion: The role of Zurich Insurance Firm
Thursday, February 13, 2014
Apart from any agreements which could be made by the Consortium and the Panama Canal Authority regarding the contract, the last word belongs to the insurer of the project, Zurich.
In the case of the Panama Canal expansion, the main...
Insurance in Panama: Losses in Compulsory Insurance
Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Compulsory car insurance for third-party damage has ceased to be a great growth opportunity and become a category of losses.
When the enforcement compulsory car insurance policies...
Insurance in Central America: 2014 Perspectives
Wednesday, January 29, 2014
Fitch Ratings predicts good performance for the sector, but warns of risks such as intense competition in rates, exposure due to natural disasters, and inflation.
Fitch Ratings believes that the insurance industry will...
Insurance in Panama Grows as Same Pace as Economy
Monday, January 20, 2014
With an increase of 9% compared to 2012, in 2013 total premiums added up to $1.244 billion, a record in the country and the highest in Central America.
The Panamanian insurance industry closed 2013 with...
Panama 2013: Insurance Was Not Good Business
Monday, December 16, 2013
Industry participants predict a year-end in the red because of a sharp increase in claims for losses.
Prensa.com reports: "Although total premiums up to...
Venezuelan Insurer Operating in Panama
Thursday, November 14, 2013
With an initial investment of $5 million the Venezuelan company La Regional de Seguros started operations in Panama under the name Estarseguros.
Martesfinanciero.com reports that "Estarseguros is the...
XXXIV Hemispheric Conference on Insurance
Thursday, October 24, 2013
From 10 to November 13 representatives from insurance companies will gather together in Guatemala to address topics of interest to the industry.
Among the topics to be discussed at the event being held...