Oman

RSA opens Dubai office

RSA has been granted permission to operate in the Dubai International Financial Centre, starting on 18 November.

Psychopathy versus governance

Having recently relocated from Qatar back to Dubai I had the unenviable task of sorting through the various insurance and risk related books and papers I accumulated over the years.

Middle East Guest Blog: Firm Foundations

In earlier articles I have written that 2012 will be the year of reckoning following the 2008 financial crisis. Insurance is such that it takes time to unfold. Cyclicality is often blamed for the industry’s woes; and even more so in the Middle East…

85% of Omani consumers want Islamic finance products

There is strong appetite among Omani consumers for Islamic finance with many keen to take it up as soon as it becomes available on the market, according to a study published by the Islamic Finance Advisory & Assurance Services.