Business Insurance

Login  |  Register Subscribe

cbVid =

China: Yunnan earthquake underscores need for catastrophe insurance system

August 13, 2014 - 6:00am

The earthquake that hit China's Yunnan Province earlier in August has highlighted the need for a strong catastrophe insurance system, reports

Yunnan was among the regions for which a catastrophe insurance pilot program had been planned, but the has yet to be launched. The recent earthquake left 589 people dead and caused significant property damage. An expert said that insurance awareness needs to be improved, reports

Read more


Get our daily Global Focus newsletter

Related Articles and Documents

China says testing catastrophe insurance system

You may also want to visit

International Content