Tag: terrorism

US extends Terrorism Insurance Scheme for Commercial Property

Posted on 16 August, 2014 by Cliff Goodwin under Worldwide Property News

The US Senate has agreed to extend a government-backed insurance scheme to compensate commercial property owners in the event of a terrorist attack. First introduced in 2002, the scheme was devised to calm the insurance markets after the 11 September... Read More

Terrorism hits Nigerian Property Prices

Posted on 31 May, 2014 by Cliff Goodwin under Worldwide Property News

The rise in terrorist attacks and insurgency in parts of Nigeria has plunged the country’s property market into a new recession with a fall in demand dragging down values by as much as 40 per cent. With attacks like the kidnap of 200 schoolgirls from... Read More

Terrorism Insurance for Commercial Buildings

Posted on 17 September, 2012 by Jodee Redmond under Industry News

The cost of the attacks on September 11, 2001, cost Americans deeply, not only in human terms, but also a blow to feelings of personal security.... Read More

7 Years On From the 7/7 Bombings, Has Britain’s Security Succeeded?

Posted on 7 July, 2012 by Kirsten Kennedy under Business News

Today, Londoners will mark the 7 year anniversary of the July 7th bombings, which shook Britain to the core and saw the capital city hugely upgrading security measures in the following years.... Read More