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  1. Business - China Business - INSURANCE

    Hairy crab farmers get hot-weather insurance

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 11:59am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com Swiss Re and China Pacific offer to protect crab farmers against heatwave risk to lucrative trade Insurers' latest hot idea: cover for hairy crabs China's insurance market is developing fast, with policies covering life, cars, property, pets and- hairy crabs. Mainland crab farmers can now insure the crustaceans to protect a business worth ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1551807/hairy-crab-farmers-get-hot-weather-insurance
  2. Business - Comment - WHITE

    Insurers should always act in clients' best interests

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 01:10am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com But industry's opposition to requirement to do so in law is perplexing Insurers should always act in clients' best interests Lawmakers are debating a government reform plan to introduce a new law to set up the Independent Insurance Authority. Going by the debates, it appears there are no strong objections to establishing the body ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1549246/insurers-should-always-act-clients-best-interests
  3. Business - China Business - INSURANCE

    Insurers consider likelihood of catastrophic storm in the Pearl River Delta

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 05:26am by Jasper Moiseiwitsch

    ... Jasper Moiseiwitsch jasper.moiseiwitsch@scmp.com There is pain in rain for insurers that must pay out millions in claims as companies cast a wary eye at the industries in flood-prone areas ... with rising sea levels, you can write the script," said John Nelson, the London-based chairman of the insurance firm Lloyd's. The Pearl River Delta is the most flood-prone place on earth, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1548221/insurers-wary-flood-risks-china
  4. Business - Banking & Finance - INSURANCE

    Forced disclosure clause in draft insurance bill could kill industry, insiders complain

    Posted Jun 26th 2014, 09:38am by Jasper Moiseiwitsch

    ... disclosure fuels market talk The insurance industry is buzzing about a clause buried in a draft bill that will launch the Independent Insurance Authority. The clause in the 478-page document says: "The Authority may … require a licensed insurance intermediary to take specified steps to ensure that disclosure is made to its clients of any commission or advantage that the intermediary ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1540781/forced-disclosure-clause-draft-insurance-bill-could-kill
  5. Business - China Business - INSURANCE

    'Drunk insurance' being sold to Chinese World Cup fans

    Posted Jun 16th 2014, 03:07am by Kwong Man-ki

    ... push themselves to the limit during the late-night endurance effort required of World Cup fever. Running in from the sidelines are insurers with some innovative products that can provide night ... midnight, insurers have been quick to spot a new market and to come up with some catchy names for products costing as little as 3 yuan (HK$3.74). "Night owl insurance", valid for 30 days, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1533576/world-cup-fans-offered-novel-insurance-plans
  6. News - Asia - Flight MH370

    Malaysia Airlines' insurer initiates payments to MH370 victims' families

    Posted Jun 12th 2014, 11:21pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Kuala Lumpur Insurer initiates payments to victims' families Malaysia Airlines' insurer has begun paying the families of passengers on board flight MH370 ... Organisation rules, regardless of fault, in a plane crash. Malaysia Airlines' insurer, a consortium led by Germany's Allianz, is making the payments. Malaysia and Australia have promised ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1531115/malaysia-airlines-insurer-initiates-payments-mh370-victims-families
  7. Property - International - CANADA

    Canada's housing agency curbs condo mortgage insurance

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 04:39am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Toronto Mortgage insurance for condo construction to be stopped as housing boom continues Canada's housing agency aims to cut risks Canada's federal housing agency will no longer offer mortgage insurance for condominium construction, as it made further changes to its programmes with the aim of cutting risks amid the country's housing boom. Canada Mortgage ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1529338/canadas-housing-agency-curbs-condo-mortgage-insurance
  8. Business - Banking & Finance - WHITE COLLAR

    Insurers have millions at stake at World Cup

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 11:17am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu Major risks lie in cancellation or postponement of soccer matches due to traffic congestion Insurers have billions at stake as World Cup kick-off nears When the World Cup in Brazil kicks off on Thursday, soccer fans will not be the only ones watching keenly- insurance professionals are also keeping an eye on the tournament. While football fans of various stripes from ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1528413/insurers-have-millions-stake-world-cup
  9. Business - Banking & Finance

    Natural disasters help insurance industry grow in Asia

    Posted Nov 06th 2013, 03:42pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Singapore Asia’s vulnerability to natural disasters is helping drive the insurance industry in the region, an international conference in Singapore heard ... bank chief told the conference. “The prospects in Asia are especially bright. The Asian risk landscape is transforming rapidly, generating robust demand for insurance and reinsurance,” said ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1349000/natural-disasters-help-insurance-industry-grow-asia
  10. Business - China Business - REGULATION

    Regulator eases red tape for marine insurance in Shanghai free-trade zone

    Posted Jun 05th 2014, 02:35pm by Kwong Man-ki

    ... marine insurance The mainland's insurance regulator is using the Shanghai free-trade zone as a testing ground for more flexibility in marine insurance, furthering a goal of cutting red tape. The recent move of the China Insurance Regulatory Commission would streamline the supervision and operation of the marine insurance business in the trade zone, according to Chen Xingyu, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1525892/regulator-eases-red-tape-marine-insurance-shanghai-free

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