Extending of Health Insurance for Tourists in Panama
Thursday, July 10, 2014
An agreement has been made to grant an extension until the end of the contract year on medical insurance policies for tourists, while a tender is prepared to award the system from January 2015.
The extension of the contract with the insurer Generali,...
Panama: Insurance Premiums Grow Up 10%
Tuesday, July 1, 2014
In the first five months of the year the volume of premiums was $545 million, nearly $50 million more than in the same period in 2013.
Automobiles, with premiums of $94 million and Health,...
Health Insurance Contracts for $4 million
Monday, June 2, 2014
The Judiciary of the Republic of Panama is inviting bids for a group life insurance and health policy for its staff.
Panama Government Purchase 2014-0-30-0-99-LV-007...
Microinsurance Growing in Panama
Monday, May 19, 2014
Two years after the amendment to the Law of the sector, the insurance market covering risks for short periods at low costs has been consolidated.
Banks and supermarkets are some of the outlets that...
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...