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  1. Business - Money - INSURANCE

    Hong Kong consumers angry after being sold complex insurance product ILAS

    Posted Jun 17th 2013, 12:00am by Nicky Burridge, Jasper Moiseiwitsch

    ... In February last year, Leung Chung-yan, 27, had some potentially cancerous masses removed from her breasts. The kindergarten teacher did not have medical insurance to cover the operation and had ... Knowing little about investing, Leung met a friend, Cat Lau, who worked at Convoy Financial Services, an advisory firm. Lau recommended Leung take out Standard Life's "Harvest 101 ...

  2. Business - China Business

    Looser rules to boost life insurers

    Posted Dec 13th 2013, 04:30am by Charlotte So

    ... Charlotte So charlotte.so@scmp.com Looser rules to boost life insurers Fitch Ratings says mainland life insurers' increasing product diversity will support quality growth ... complex products with risk-protection elements that required trained insurance staff to explain them. Fitch is maintaining its stable outlook for the mainland life insurance sector, based ...

  3. Business - China Business - EARNINGS

    Chinese life insurers to post solid gains

    Posted Aug 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Kwong Man-ki

    ... insurers to post solid gains Mainland life insurers are expected to report solid profit results for the first half of the year on the back of strong premium income growth and rebound in investment yield. However, not all is good news. A deterioration in profitability in the property and casualty insurance market is expected to dent the earnings of non-life insurers. China Life Insurance ...

  4. Lifestyle - Health - LAB REPORT

    Lab Report

    Posted Oct 28th 2013, 10:34am by Jeanette Wang

    ... Jeanette Wang jeanette.wang@scmp.com Downward spiral Almost nine out of 10 people in Hong Kongs have deteriorating health, according to a survey commissioned by insurance company AIA Group. In the poll of 600 Hongkongers, 86 per cent said their health was not as good as five years ago. It's the highest rate in the region, where 10,245 adults aged 18 to 65 years across 15 ...

  5. Business - China Business - INSURANCE

    China Life profit rises 68pc

    Posted Aug 29th 2013, 12:00am by Kwong Man-ki

    ... half China Life Insurance, the mainland's largest insurer, said its first-half net profit grew 68.1 per cent on the back of strong investment income and fewer impairments. It warned rising ... in premium income was boosted by the launch of a new single-premium bancassurance product in June that offers a relatively low margin. Mainland life insurers have been seeking to boost bancassurance, ...

  6. Business - China Business - MUTUAL FUNDS

    China Life aims high with AMP joint venture

    Posted Sep 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Jeanny Yu

    ... Jeanny Yu jeanny.yu@scmp.com China Life aims high with AMP joint venture China Life, the nation's largest insurer, aims to grow a new joint venture into a "significant market ... so that gives us a very competitive advantage," Fasso said. According to China Life's annual report, the insurer had 693,000 life agents at the end of last year. "In terms ...

  7. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    China Life Insurance expects 40pc dive in earnings

    Posted Mar 01st 2013, 12:00am by KANIS LI

    ... Kanis Li kanis.li@scmp.com Mainland insurer puts blame on investment yield decline and rise in impairment losses China Life expects dive in earnings China Life Insurance warned yesterday ... billion yuan for 2011. Thirty investment banks surveyed by Bloomberg had an average estimate of 14.56 billion yuan. China Life, the world's biggest insurer by market value, blamed a drop ...

  8. Lifestyle - Health

    Corporate teams are gearing up to take part in the Oxfam Trailwalker

    Posted Nov 12th 2013, 04:20am by Rachel Jacqueline

    ... of this article published on Tuesday, Nov 12, 2013, AIA was described as an "American insurance giant". This is incorrect. AIA is a leading life insurance provider in the Asia Pacific region ... the Oxfam Trailwalker speaks to our position as the ‘real life company’, with a strong commitment to enhancing people’s awareness of healthy living,” Roets says. TEAM CIS Team members: Jason Curran, ...

  9. Business - Companies - INSURANCE

    Mainland Chinese boost sales of life insurance policies in Hong Kong

    Posted Mar 16th 2013, 12:00am by KANIS LI

    ... Kanis Li kanis.li@scmp.com Cross-border visitors have done much to boost the sales of new life insurance policies to nearly the figures seen before the financial crisis Mainlanders lift life policy sales New premiums for life insurance policies are nearly back to pre-financial crisis levels, with mainland visitors playing an important role in the rebound. Mainland buyers ...

  10. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - FILM (1995)

    Rewind, film: 'Beyond the Clouds' directed by Michelangelo Antonioni and Wim Wenders (1995)

    Posted Sep 29th 2013, 12:00am by Pavan Shamdasani

    ... with a collection of his own short stories, a half-formed screenplay, a cast full of people he owed favours to, a doting wife to literally call the shots, and with German filmmaker Wim Wenders as insurance ... or this very movie mirroring life. Antonioni died in 2007, but not before he contributed one last time to the anthology film Eros . The segment is a lusty encounter that could've easily fit ...




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