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Our Role is to Provide Resilience for Society

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Nov 07, 2016 | “If our role is to provide resilience for society, as I believe it is, then we have not only an opportunity but also a responsibility to do so", says Amer Ahmed, CEO of Allianz Re More

Agriculture: Factors for sustainable schemes

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Sep 01, 2016 | Allianz Re

Peter Book, Head of Agriculture, Asia Pacific, breaks down the essential points of what sustainable agriculture insurance schemes are about.

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Nat CATs in Asia - The "Unpersuaded Unprotected"

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Jul 01, 2016 | Allianz Re

A special roundtable focus on The 'Unpersuaded Unprotected" - How can the industry do more for Nat CATs?

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Revving the yellow brick road to resilience

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Jun 01, 2016 | Allianz Re

A feature article on Asia Insurance Review (AIR), wih comments from Allianz Re Regional CEO Kenrick Law and Allianz Climate Solutions - Karsten Loeffler on issues facing the world today.

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Mitigating Flood Risks in Asia

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Feb 01, 2016 | Allianz Re

In an article for Asia Insurance Review (AIR), Dr Markus Stowasser and Ms Katherine Wenigmann give an update on managing flood risks in Asia.

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Digital AGRO

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Dec 01, 2015 | Allianz Re

Agriculture Feature on Asia Insurance Review

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Allianz Re implements remote sensing technology for Agri

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Jun 10, 2015 | Allianz Re

Allianz Re’s Digital Agriculture Project (DAP) has been completed, with Allianz Hungaria implementing remote sensing technology in agricultural insurance.

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The Anatomy of a Windstorm

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Oct 20, 2014 | Allianz Re

In his second article for Asia Insurance Review (AIR), Allianz Re CEO Amer Ahmed discusses the Anatomy of Windstorms.

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Risk Financing a key Priority

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Oct 20, 2014 | Allianz Re

What more can the insurance insutry do for Nat Cats?

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Hail: increasing risk, better forecasting

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Oct 20, 2014 | Allianz Re

Whether it will be a refreshing summer rain, a menacing thunder storm or a full-blown hailstorm – even the weather experts can only make an educated guess at what that particular cloud in the sky really has in store.

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Mitigating Flood Risks

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Oct 20, 2014 | Allianz Re

In an article for Asia Insurance Review (AIR), Allianz Re CEO Amer Ahmed talks about Mitigating Flood Risks.

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Windstorm – A Rising Threats

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Oct 01, 2014 | Allianz Re

A Natural Catastrophe Feature on Asia Insurance Review

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Asia on the Rise

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Sep 10, 2014 | Allianz Re

Asia is definitely on the rise, with growing urbanisation, increased infrastructured spending and expanding industrialisation.

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Storm brewing: Tropical Storm Isaac

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Aug 24, 2014 | Allianz Re

Isaac, a major tropical storm, is sweeping across the Caribbean on a north-westerly path.  It may be upgraded to a hurricane but even as a tropical storm, Isaac can cause serious damage.

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Liberalisation of the Japanese Insurance Market

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Mar 19, 2014 | Allianz Re

Allianz SE Reinsurance Branch Asia Pacific, Guest Editorial for Asia Insurance Review (March 2014) discuss on the situation of the Japanese insurance market.

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Are weather-related CATS becoming uninsurable?

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Dec 02, 2013 | Allianz Re

In his second article for Asia Insurance Review (AIR), Allianz Re CEO Amer Ahmed looks at measures the industry can take to ensure that coverage of these exposure remain available and affordable while remaining commercially viable.

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Storm Sandy has hit the American East Coast

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Oct 30, 2012 | Allianz Re

+++ Update Oct 30 +++ As forecast, hurricane Sandy, which had devastated parts of the Caribbean earlier, hit the American east coast on Monday evening.

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Northeastern US preparing for the storm

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Oct 29, 2012 | Allianz Re

Hurricane Sandy has the Eastern Seabord of the United States on alert. The public transport systems, including the New York City subway, have been shut down as a precaution, airports are minimizing operations, people are stocking up on groceries, schools are remaining closed and so is the New York Stock Exchange.

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US draught sparks food system debate

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Aug 23, 2012 | Allianz Re

As the drought across America sends food prices skywards for the third time in five years, extreme weather and market volatility are again battering the global food system. Crop insurances protect farmers. What measures can protect global food security?

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Storms over Europe

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Jul 05, 2012 | Allianz Re

The summer storm season in Europe has begun.  On the weekend of June 30th, storms swept across Germany, leaving behind a path of destruction.  There were even some lives lost.  Dr Markus Adams, a natural catastrophe expert at Allianz Reinsurance, talks with allianz.com about the events, climate change and how to act during a storm.

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Food security

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May 09, 2012 | Allianz Re

Allianz is active in many areas to secure the supply of food worldwide. Its commitments include innovative insurance solutions and early-warning technology in countries where agriculture is especially important.

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Recovering from the shock – and living with the risk

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Mar 08, 2012 | Allianz Re

It was one of the most devastating natural disasters of the last decade: the earthquake and following Tsunami in Tohoku, Japan, on March 11th 2011. With a magnitude of 9.0, this earthquake was the strongest ever recorded in Japan and one of the strongest recorded anywhere in the world. 

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