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Key Insurance Companies to Issue Cyber Insurance to Various Banks
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As the cases of cyber threats are rising, the insurance sector has witnessed 10-15 percent intake of cyber liability coverage. As per Sanat... read more

Insurance Industry Applauds the Declaration to Enhance Insurance Coverage under Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana
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On Wednesday, the General insurance sector applauded the Union Budget 2017 and appreciated the governments’ decision to hike the coverage ... read more

Golden Opportunity for Insurance Companies in India’s Demonetization Step
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The analysis of the demonetization, the buzz word of the Indian economy has laid a strong foundation of opportunities for international insu... read more

15 Lakh State Employees and Pensioners to Get Cashless Medical Facility from May, 2017
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Government authorities are planning to provide over 15 Lakh state employees and pensioners with cashless medical facility starting from May,... read more

5 Reasons not to delay purchase of health insurance cover
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Without a medical cover, people end up losing their earnings and assets to cover the treatment cost for themselves and their loved ones. (Re... read more

Insurance industry seeks hike in tax exemption limit
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Officials of the insurance industry claim that the government should increase the tax exemption limit for health insurance and also initiate... read more

IRDAI Proposes Fitness Discounts In Health Insurance
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In an exposure draft on Health Insurance Regulations 2016, Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) stated that insu... read more

Insurance Sales Expected to Revamp in 2016
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To boost the sales of insurance, IRDA has come up with a solution in the form of over-the-counter products. These OTC products could be sold... read more

Health Insurers to Bring Plans with Cashless Cover for OPD
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Insurers like Royal Sundaram and Bajaj Allianz are working on products that reimburse expenses made for OPD, pharmacy and consultation. Thes... read more

Insurance Scheme For Accident Victims
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The first accident insurance scheme of the health department will be introduced in Karnataka. Under this scheme, a road accident victim of a... read more