Government news


  • Doing disasters better

    As natural catastrophes continue to make headlines across the country, what can the insurance industry and other interested parties do better when it comes to disasters?

  • Protecting the harvest

    Underinsurance and non-insurance of agricultural crops remains a prevalent issue in rural Australia. What’s the solution?

  • Accessing Asia

    Asian markets offer increasingly attractive prospects for Australian businesses. Insurance Business examines some of the key developments in the region and the pros and cons of making the move

  • Clarifying the clarification

    Unauthorised foreign insurers have been a hot topic in Australia since a government announcement late last year. Is there genuine cause for concern over the proposal or is it a matter of wait and see?

  • A world vision

    John Nelson, chairman of Lloyd’s of London, discusses the company’s grand plans to increase its global footprint

  • On a mission to modernise Lloyd’s

    Lloyd’s of London CEO Inga Beale talks to Tim Garratt about creating a 21st century marketplace that embraces workplace culture and practices that are as cutting edge as its insurance solutions

  • Taxes and taskforces

    Assistant treasurer Josh Frydenberg talks to Tim Garratt about Northern Australia, risk mitigation funding and stamp duty

  • Aussie insurer Suncorp backs financial inclusion

    A leading Australian insurer has been named as one of 11 trailblazing companies taking part in a national effort to help 3 million Australians facing significant economic and social hardship