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05-13-2016

Cuba removed from the sanctions list.

In our news post from September 1st, we indicated that Cuba was on the sanctions list. Today, we’re happy to report that is no longer the case and that Gold Medallion coverage is available to shipments to and from Cuba.  Read more »


03-24-2016

Thoughts on our inaugural meeting.

The inaugural Global Affinity Alliance meeting in Abu Dhabi was a success; for those who were in attendance I hope your follow-up work has been both fruitful and stress-free. For those of you who could not attend, here is a break down of what you missed! We kick-started the three-day conference with team building exercises. Members were placed into groups  Read more »


09-01-2015

Gold Medallion Coverage Exemptions – September 1 update

The Global Affinity Alliance is proud of our member-to-member protection program that provides $50,000 coverage in network and $25,000 between the GAA and other WCA networks. However due to restrictions, sanctions or market conditions, we must make changes to our coverage policy. As of today, our Gold Medallion Financial Protection Plan coverage is suspended for transactions in Nigeria and Angola  Read more »


08-19-2015

GAA inaugural conference in Bangkok cancelled for safety reasons.

On Monday, a bomber remotely denoted a backpack at the Erawan Shrine in the middle of downtown Bangkok, causing loss of life, injuries and property damage. Global Affinity Alliance and the WCA are concerned first and foremost with the safety and security of our members who travel to our conferences, regardless of where in the world they are held.  Read more »