Posts Tagged ‘Insurance’

Accidents drive motor insurance claims higher in 1H18

By DASHVEENJIT KAUR / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
The General Insurance Association of Malaysia (PIAM) is planning to work with the government to reduce ...

Net profit of Allianz jumps 35% YoY

By TMR
Allianz Malaysia Bhd’s net profit jumped 35% year-on-year (YoY) to RM89.87 million on higher contribution from its life and general insurance ...

MoH eyes social health insurance scheme

It plans to introduce the scheme early next year, depending on approval of Budget 2019
by AFIQ AZIZ / pic by ISMAIL CHE RUS THE Health Ministry ...

Think travel, think insurance

The more you travel, the more you are exposed to potential financial risks and physical loss, says AIG’s Teo
By TMR Hopping over to Bangkok or Jakarta ...

Chinese tech-obsessed insurer may cast a long shadow over Asia

Marrying tech prowess with an instant customer base would make Ping An a potentially huge threat
by BLOOMBERG BEIJING • China’s Ping An Insurance ...

IHH to inject RM2.3b after Fortis stake win

Deal will add 4,500 hospital beds to IHH’s current 1,600 in India
by MARK RAO / pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL IHH Healthcare Bhd has won the race to ...

China’s Anbang to explore sale of Belgian insurer Fidea

SINGAPORE • Anbang Insurance Group Co is exploring a sale of Belgian insurer Fidea, people with knowledge of the matter said, in what would be the troubled ...

Standard Life plan store turn RM9b to stakeholders

LONDON • Standard Life Aberdeen plc will return as much as £1.75 billion (RM9.28 billion) to shareholders after it completes the sale of its insurance unit ...

Ma’s finance giant in China’s crosshairs

New draft rules would impose capital requirements on Ant Financial
By BLOOMBERG BEIJING • There’s no other company on Earth quite like ...

Etiqa targets the underinsured with ‘Fast versus Easy’

by NUR HAZIQAH A MALEK / TMR file pix
ETIQA Group’s latest campaign “Fast versus Easy” is aimed at attracting the underinsured to get an insurance ...
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General insurance lifts LPI Capital

by ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN / TMR file pix
LPI Capital Bhd reported a 2.7% increase in net profit to RM72.5 million in the first quarter ended Dec 31, 2018 ...

Self-insurance has huge potential to grow in Asia

by BERNAMA
There is a huge potential for structures such as captives and protected cell companies to grow in Asia as a self-insurance tool, especially ...