Monday, May 25, 2020

Beware of World Cup cybercrime

As the world turns its eyes in excitement to Brazil for World Cup kick off, the Internet has its eyes on the event too...

Natural catastrophe losses total $125 billion in 2013

Global economic losses from natural catastrophes in 2013 were moderate, with direct economic losses of $125 billion and insured losses of $31 billion. This...

Mozambique still safe for travel, civil war unlikely

The outbreak of guerrilla fighting in central Mozambique and a rise in kidnappings in Maputo have prompted diplomatic warnings for travellers and foreigners in the country...

First East Africa earthquake model launches

Impact Forecasting, the catastrophe model development centre at global reinsurance intermediary Aon Benfield, has announced the launch of the first catastrophe model for the...

Africa now the kidnap and ransom capital of the world

Based on recent statistics released by specialist crisis prevention and response consultancy NYA International, Africa accounts for 36 per cent of kidnap and ransom...