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Coronavirus Outbreak: Hollywood films, TV shows put at risk over lack of insurance against pandemic
Entertainment

Coronavirus Outbreak: Hollywood films, TV shows put at risk over lack of insurance against pandemic

Without insurance coverage, many producers cannot get the completion bond or guarantee that banks require to lend to productions.

Aegon Life Insurance launches first Life Plus hospitalisation cover for COVID-19 with Flipkart
Business

Aegon Life Insurance launches first Life Plus hospitalisation cover for COVID-19 with Flipkart

Aegon Life Insurance on Wednesday announced the launch of ‘Life Insurance with COVID-19 Cover’ for hospitalization expenses up to Rs 1 lakh along with Flipkart, India’s homegrown e-commerce marketplace

Reset and reboot after COVID-19: The pandemic is India's opportunity to set things right for its healthcare system
science

Reset and reboot after COVID-19: The pandemic is India's opportunity to set things right for its healthcare system

We should try to decrease the length of stays to what's required as longer anyone stays in the hospital the worse it's for them medically and financially.

SEBI eases compliance norms on consolidated results for banks, insurance companies
Business

SEBI eases compliance norms on consolidated results for banks, insurance companies

Markets regulator SEBI on Tuesday gave relaxation to listed banks and insurance companies for publishing consolidated financial results for June quarter in the wake of coronavirus pandemic

IRDAI sets up panel to draft standard professional indemnity policy for insurance intermediaries; asks to submit report in one month
Business

IRDAI sets up panel to draft standard professional indemnity policy for insurance intermediaries; asks to submit report in one month

Insurance intermediaries such as insurance brokers, insurance web aggregators, and corporate agent are required to take professional indemnity insurance policies governed by different regulations.

Coronavirus Outbreak: FMCG companies launch special insurance schemes for 'frontline' workers
Business

Coronavirus Outbreak: FMCG companies launch special insurance schemes for 'frontline' workers

Leading FMCG companies such as Nestle India, Godrej Consumers Products Ltd and Dabur are providing special insurance covers to their 'frontline' workforce, including those of distributors, who are engaged in supply and distribution of their products during the coronavorus pandemic

LIC's new premium business jumps 25.2% in FY20, records best sales in past six years; market share up 1.2%
Business

LIC's new premium business jumps 25.2% in FY20, records best sales in past six years; market share up 1.2%

Despite losing the most productive fortnight of the year to COVID-induced lockdowns, the national insurer LIC achieved a healthy 25.2 percent growth in the first-year new business premium in 2019-20, while private players collectively recorded just 11.64 percent

Life insurance companies register 11.4% growth in premium income in FY20; LIC logs 22.5% decline
Business

Life insurance companies register 11.4% growth in premium income in FY20; LIC logs 22.5% decline

India's life insurance companies clocked 11.36 percent growth in their collective premium income at Rs 48.26 lakh crore during the fiscal ended March 2020, data from IRDAI showed

Coronavirus Outbreak: IRDAI allows insurers to collect health insurance premiums in instalments
Business

Coronavirus Outbreak: IRDAI allows insurers to collect health insurance premiums in instalments

IRDAI has allowed insurers to collect health insurance premiums in instalments for products they deem appropriate, in view of the prevailing conditions due to COVID-19 outbreak, which has adversely affected economic activities

Coronavirus Outbreak: Banking, insurance operations to continue during extended lockdown, says govt
Business

Coronavirus Outbreak: Banking, insurance operations to continue during extended lockdown, says govt

Issuing fresh guidelines for the second phase of the lockdown, which will be in effect till 3 May, the government on Wednesday said important financial services like banking and insurance will continue to function during the period to help people meet their financial needs

Yes Bank extends bancassurance tie-up with Max Life Insurance for next five years
Business

Yes Bank extends bancassurance tie-up with Max Life Insurance for next five years

Private sector life insurer Max Life Insurance on Monday said Yes Bank has extended the bancassurance partnership for next 5 years

Coronavirus Outbreak: Reliance General Insurance launches COVID-19 protection insurance cover
Business

Coronavirus Outbreak: Reliance General Insurance launches COVID-19 protection insurance cover

Non-life insurer Reliance General Insurance on Wednesday launched a COVID-19 protection insurance scheme, which offers 100 percent of the sum-insured in lump sum on positive diagnosis of coronavirus

Coronavirus Outbreak: Insurance companies start offering exclusive pandemic policies; partnering with online payment firms
Business

Coronavirus Outbreak: Insurance companies start offering exclusive pandemic policies; partnering with online payment firms

Star Health Insurance and Edelweiss General Insurance are among others which have also come up with exclusive insurance policies for COVID-19.

Fintech app True Balance partners with ICICI Lombard to provide health insurance cover around 1 billion unbanked Indians
Business

Fintech app True Balance partners with ICICI Lombard to provide health insurance cover around 1 billion unbanked Indians

Along with the lump sum payout, the policy will cover health assistance benefit, virtual and tele consultation benefit and ambulance assistance.

All life insurance companies to process coronavirus death claims; force majeure not to be applied: Life Insurance Council
Business

All life insurance companies to process coronavirus death claims; force majeure not to be applied: Life Insurance Council

All life insurance companies have also communicated to their customers individually in this regard.

Coronavirus Outbreak: New India Assurance to provide Rs 50 lakh coverage to 22 lakh healthcare providers
Business

Coronavirus Outbreak: New India Assurance to provide Rs 50 lakh coverage to 22 lakh healthcare providers

State-owned New India Assurance has been entrusted to provide an insurance cover of Rs 50 lakh to about 22 lakh health care providers, who are on the frontline of the battle against coronavirus

Flipkart partners with Aegon Life Insurance;  to sell quick-access policies with sum assured of up to Rs 10 lakh
Business

Flipkart partners with Aegon Life Insurance; to sell quick-access policies with sum assured of up to Rs 10 lakh

E-commerce marketplace Flipkart and Aegon Life Insurance on Monday joined hands to sell comprehensive insurance solutions for customers looking for instant digital policies with a sum assured of up to Rs 10 lakh

CAIT writes to finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman seeking insurance cover for coronavirus-hit businesses
Business

CAIT writes to finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman seeking insurance cover for coronavirus-hit businesses

Traders' body CAIT has appealed to Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to direct regulator IRDAI to mandate insurance firms to introduce coverage for disruptions to businesses on account of the coronavirus outbreak

Parliamentary panel suggests lower GST rate, uniform road tax for auto sector until its revival
Business

Parliamentary panel suggests lower GST rate, uniform road tax for auto sector until its revival

A parliamentary panel had examined the Demands for Grants 2020-21 of Department of Heavy Industry (DHI) and tabled its report in Parliament