Over 29,000 firms in China and other countries in Asia-Pacific have become victims of the WannaCry global ransomware attack.
The China Insurance Regulatory Commission has warned insurers to intensify scrutiny over their operations.
Xiang Junbo, chairman of the China Insurance Regulatory Commission, is under investigation by the Communist party's anti-corruption unit.
Chinese banking and insurance group Ping An is investing around 1% of revenue or $1bn (£800m) a year in technology.
Aviva Asia has appointed the regional executive for Indonesia and Vietnam Randy Lianggara as regional CEO for China, Indonesia and Vietnam.
Hong Kong-headquartered reinsurer Peak Re saw pre-tax profits fall 88% last year to $6.9m (£5.5m) compared with $59.2m in 2015.
Shenzhen-headquartered insurance and banking group Ping An saw its net profit rise 15.1% in 2016 compared with the previous financial year.
Hong Kong Life insurance, 16.6% owned by Hong Kong general insurer Asia Insurance, has agreed to sell to Hong Kong-based investment firm First Origin International for HK$7.1bn (£740m).
Insurance Post asked one of Hong Kong's most experienced insurance professionals about her latest role as CEO of Asia Insurance.
Guernsey has signed a memorandum of understanding with the China Insurance Regulatory Commission, signalling an increased level of cooperation between the regulatory bodies of both markets.
Last year the number of completed mergers and acquisitions of general / life insurers and reinsurers across the world fell 13% from 2015 according to global law firm Clyde & Co.
Asian insurance markets continue to offer significant opportunity for international financial services group Prudential, the company’s CEO has said.
China’s One Belt, One Road initiative is one of the most ambitious infrastructure projects the world has ever seen.
A Hong Kong government advisory group is recommending changes in captive, marine and reinsurance regulations to help turnaround the SAR's Asia hub status.
Wang Yincheng, executive director, vice chairman and president of Chinese insurer PICC, has resigned according to the firm.
Mark Tucker, CEO of Hong Kong-headquartered life insurer AIA, sees great potential for his company and others in China.
Global advisory firm Willis Towers Watson is expecting almost half (49%) of global insurers to acquire digital technologies in the next three years.
Heathcliff Tam, Marsh's former infrastructure leader in Hong Kong, has joined smaller rival broker Nova Insurance in the Special Administrative Region.
Singapore-based employee benefits firm the CXA Group is linking up with Fosun-owned Shanghai Zhongheng Insurance Brokers.
As the Year of Rooster starts, it is a good time to reflect on China's evolving economy.
The China Insurance Regulatory Commission has imposed stricter guidelines for China's investments in non-insurance companies.
Following a competitive tender Allianz and Standard Chartered have agreed a 15 year five country general insurance bancassurance partnership in Asia.
Hong Kong-headquartered security company Frontier Services Group has agreed a partnership with Taiping General Insurance.
At least 37 people have been killed after a Turkish cargo plane crashed into a village near the capital of Kyrgyzstan this morning.