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  1. Company profile- China Life

    Posted Jun 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Principal activities at China Life Insurance are the provision of individual and group life insurance, accident and health insurance, and asset management. Operations are carried out in China. ...

  2. Insurance will be added to migrant scheme

    Posted Jun 18th 2010, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu Forget the 'tired, poor and huddled masses'. Hong Kong plans to roll out the welcome mat to those willing to fork out HK$6.5 million on an investment-linked insurance ... investment-linked insurance policies, several people familiar with the policy said. The government would announce the new policy as early as next week, they said. It is the first expansion of the Capital ...

  3. Business - China Business - INSURANCE

    Prudential's mainland staff growing on the double

    Posted Aug 20th 2012, 12:00am by George Chen

    ... George Chen george.chen@scmp.com British insurer plans huge increase in sales agents on mainland as people unsure of welfare reform line up to buy private health insurance Prudential growing On the double British insurer Prudential plans to double its sales force on the mainland over the next few years because it believes more Chinese are keen to buy their own health insurance ...

  4. Agencies invited to consider joint accident and terrorism insurance

    Posted Apr 11th 2009, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong The Travel Industry Council has proposed the city's travel agencies sign up for professional liability insurance that would cover travellers and agencies involved ... is similar to a kind of insurance that some travel agencies have already bought individually,' Mr Tung said. 'It covers claims for unexpected accidents, including terror attacks, that most ...

  5. Anatomy of a health plan

    Posted May 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Nicky Burridge Most people do not want to talk about health insurance. The issues surrounding such plans- security, money, mortality- are fraught with emotion. The policies are complicated. Agents can be pushy and the schemes expensive. In short, people who look into health insurance may be confronted by complex and expensive plans, possibly pitched by an aggressive agent who ...

  6. Marketing Death: Culture and the Making of a Life Insurance Market in China

    Posted May 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Louise Rosario Marketing Death: Culture and the Making of a Life Insurance Market in China by Cheris Chan Oxford U Press Marketing Death is a detailed study of how life insurance companies sell policies in a country where death is a taboo subject. University of Hong Kong associate professor Cheris Chan hun-ching conducted dozens of interviews with insurance sales agents, ...

  7. Check policies first, insurance buyers told

    Posted Mar 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Amy Nip Investors should think twice before buying a life insurance policy, especially if it involves a long-term contract, the Consumer Council warns. Complaints about life insurance rose ... HK$250,000 for insurance when she tried to renew a different account. Her family checked the details of the policy and learnt that she would not be able to access the capital or dividends for 10 ...

  8. Insurance safety net for policies a step closer

    Posted Jan 31st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com The government confirmed that it would proceed with a long-awaited plan to establish a safety net for policyholders when insurance companies collapse. ... by lawmakers, the fund would be launched in 2013 or 2014. 'The PPF will be a safety net for policyholders when an insurer becomes insolvent. It will enhance the stability and competitiveness of our ...

  9. Company profile- Bank of China

    Posted Jun 11th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bank of China's principal activity is to provide financial services covering banking, investment banking and insurance. It provides commercial banking services to individual and corporate customers. The bank operates through three principal lines of business: commercial banking, investment banking and insurance. The commercial banking includes deposit-taking, lending, ...

  10. Fresh ideas on health insurance welcome

    Posted Feb 18th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for voluntary medical insurance could show the way forward. It does not rule out setting up its own health insurance company to compete with private insurers. That is not the way business is usually done in this town and such a step should not be taken lightly. But there is a case for it in the short term, at least to play a part in keeping private insurers 'honest', to quote ...




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