Cambodia’s insurance sector growth continues through Q12021

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The Cambodian insurance sector continued its positive momentum through the first quarter of 2021 with a growth rate at 16.3 percent. That rate of growth was down somewhat from Q12020’s 20.8 percent.

Total insurance premiums for Q12021 were $85 million according to a report from the Insurance Association of Cambodia (IAC) that was issued on Monday. The IAC report cited that the general insurance and life insurance categories continued to see growth but expansion in the micro-insurance category actually reversed, with a loss in total revenue from the same time period last year.

General insurance premiums increased by nearly 20

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The Netherlands should regulate crypto instead of banning it, says finance minister

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A cryptocurrency ban is not the right solution for the Netherlands, the country’s finance minister reportedly said after a local official called for a total ban on crypto.

The Netherlands should regulate the cryptocurrency market instead of prohibiting its citizens from using crypto entirely, Dutch minister of finance Wopke Hoekstra stated, according to a Friday report by local news agency NU.nl.

The official still admitted to certain risks associated with the crypto market, reportedly saying that he understood the concerns raised by the director of the Dutch Bureau for Economic Analysis, Pieter Hasekamp. The minister stressed that it’s crucial

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How To Make Money During Wedding Season

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At the end of April, the Los Angeles Times ran a headline that an entire industry had been anticipating for more than a year: “Wedding-related jobs and side hustles are coming back.”

It was welcome news that was long overdue. As crowds and gatherings fell victim to global quarantines, lovestruck couples across the country and the world postponed their big days.

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Now, weddings are back — and the small businesses and side gigs that make them possible are

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RenoRun Hires Construction Industry Evangelist and Former Buildertrend Executive Paul Wurth as New Chief Revenue Officer

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MONTREAL–(BUSINESS WIRE)–As RenoRun continues to pave the way in construction technology, they are excited to announce the hiring of Paul Wurth, Chief Revenue Officer. Wurth joins the rapidly growing team of over 150 employees in North America and will lead all revenue departments in their growth initiatives, including the continued expansion into U.S. markets.

His industry expertise and professional background make him a key player in the continued development of the business. Wurth comes to the table with 14 years of experience in construction technology with Buildertrend—an industry-leading project management system in residential construction. During his time as

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Banking, insurance sector to aid clean energy transition

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Participants of an ecological civilization construction seminar in Guiyang, Guizhou province, walk past posters promoting green finance. [Photo by OU DONGQU/XINHUA]

China’s banking and insurance sector will accelerate the development of green finance and provide comprehensive financial services to assist in the country’s transition toward a greener and low-carbon economy, regulatory officials said.

The world’s second-largest economy should gradually improve regulatory framework for low-carbon development and green finance, establish green finance statistical monitoring and evaluation systems, and make standards for green finance information disclosure so that financial institutions will be able to comprehensively assess carbon footprints and strengthen environmental risk

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