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October 2014

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DUBAI, 30 October 2014 - Aetna International has been named the International Insurer of The Year at the World Health Tourism Congress, held in Dubai recently.

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The World Health Organization declared an international public health emergency in August 2014, bringing more attention to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa that has claimed thousands of lives. On September 30, the CDC reported the first Ebola case diagnosed in the U.S.

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LONDON, 17 October 2014 - Aetna International has won the coveted - Best Group International Private Medical Insurance Provider 2014 - at the Health Insurance Awards held last night in London. This is the second consecutive year Aetna International has won this award.

September 2014

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Aetna and Starr Property and Casualty Insurance (China) Company, Limited (Starr China) launched the redesigned UltraCare, a series of products that help expatriates based in China as well as Chinese nationals, access high-quality health care that better addresses their medical needs.

March 2014

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LONDON HARTFORD, Conn. - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Aetna (NYSE: AET) today announced that it has completed its acquisition of United Kingdom-based InterGlobal from a group led by its majority shareholder Alchemy Partners.

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The new International Mobile Assistant app puts the most important features of the secure member website at your fingertips.

February 2014

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HARTFORD, Conn. and MEXICO CITY, 3 February 2014 - Aetna (NYSE: AET), one of the largest health care benefits companies in the United States, and Grupo Nacional Provincial (GNP), the largest health insurance company in Mexico, today announced a strategic alliance that embeds our international health care coverage in two high-end GNP health care plans sold to residents of Mexico.

November 2013

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Aetna a leading global diversified health care solutions company, has been honoured as "Best Group International Private Medical Insurance Provider" at the 2013 Health Insurance Awards.

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SHANGHAI - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Aetna (NYSE: AET), a leading global diversified health care solutions company, has named Yehong Zhang, Ph.D., as general manager, Greater China. Based in Aetna's offices in Shanghai, Dr. Zhang will be responsible for the company's growth in China, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan. The appointment is effective immediately.

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HARTFORD, Conn. - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Aetna (NYSE:AET) today announced that it has agreed to acquire United Kingdom-based InterGlobal from a group led by its majority shareholder Alchemy Partners. InterGlobal has more than 65,000 medical members worldwide, and specializes in international private medical insurance for groups and individuals in the Middle East, Asia, Africa and Europe.

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HARTFORD, Conn. - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Aetna (NYSE: AET) is committed to making it easier for members affected by the widespread destruction from Typhoon Haiyan that struck the Philippines last weekend.

October 2013

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HONG KONG, 9 October 2013 - Aetna (NYSE: AET), a leading global diversified health care solutions company, has named Tim Cocchi, 52, as country manager for its business operations in Hong Kong. The appointment is effective immediately.

September 2013

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London, 24 September, 2013 - One Hundred Years, a new global private client health management service launched in the United Kingdom by leading international health care professionals, has collaborated with Aetna (NYSE: AET), a leading global diversified health care solutions company, to offer the first health programme that combines One Hundred Yearsâ Private Health Advisory service with industry-leading global insurance cover.

July 2013

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Kate Banfield has joined Aetna as its regional operations manager, Europe. In her new role, she will be responsible for leading service delivery across all operational areas for the Europe region. Also joining Aetna is Richard Leadon as customer service manager. In his new role, Leadon will manage and implement new service offerings across the region and provide operational support for Aetna's sales initiatives.

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HARTFORD, Conn. - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Aetna (NYSE: AET), a leading global diversified health care solutions company, and Zurich-based Swiss Life, a leading life and pension insurer, have formed a strategic partnership to offer Aetnaâs international and domestic health care benefits and services to Swiss Life's roster of multinational customers.

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In the July/August issue of Policy, Aetnaâs Hisham Radwan describes how pressures on nations in the Middle East to transform their health care systems are creating opportunities for health insurance companies.

June 2013

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DOHA, Qatar - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Aetna (NYSE: AET), a leading global diversified health care solutions company, has been appointed by the National Health Insurance Company (NHIC) of Qatar to support development of its capabilities for disease management and advanced analytic reporting.

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LONDON - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Aetna (NYSE: AET), a leading global diversified health care solutions company, has been named "Best International Private Health Insurance Provider" for 2013 by Professional Adviser, a leading publication for financial advisers and insurance brokers in the United Kingdom.

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HARTFORD, Conn. - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Aetna (NYSE: AET) today announced new leadership in its Government and International businesses. Francis S. Soistman will lead Aetna Government Services and Richard di Benedetto will join the company as the head of Aetna International. Soistman and di Benedetto will report to Mark T. Bertolini, Aetna chairman, CEO and president, and will serve on the company's Executive Committee.

May 2013

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RIYADH, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 14 May 2013 - The Company for Cooperative Insurance (Tawuniya), and Aetna (NYSE: AET), a leading global diversified health care solutions company, have entered into a strategic alliance to provide health care benefits and services to Saudi citizens in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia or abroad and to foreign nationals living in the Kingdom.

April 2013

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HARTFORD, Conn., April 18, 2013 - Aetna's globally mobile customers now have a new tool to stay healthy when they move or travel to Latin American or the Caribbean. They can use their smartphones to find local doctors, clinics and hospitals in Aetnaâs network of providers in nearly every country in the two regions.

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RTFORD, Conn. - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Companies seeking international health coverage for their employees traveling abroad on short-term assignments can enjoy greater peace of mind with Aetna's (NYSE: AET) newly enhanced WorldTravelerSM global health insurance plans.

March 2013

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HONG KONG - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Aetna (NYSE: AET), a leading global diversified health care benefits company, and Starr International Insurance (Asia) Ltd., have formed a strategic alliance to offer medical insurance and health care solutions in Hong Kong.

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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Aetna (NYSE: AET), a leading global diversified health care benefits company, announced today that Hisham Radwan, 49, has been named general manager of the Middle East and Africa region for its international operations. In his new role effective today, Radwan is responsible for expanding the companyâs international business in the region.

February 2013

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HARTFORD, Conn., February 25, 2013 - Aetna's international customers living outside the United States now have one less hassle: They can use their smartphones to handle their health claims paperwork â no matter where they are.

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