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  1. Insurance bid to pump $19m into charities

    Posted Jul 15th 2005, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... the beneficiaries in their life insurance policies, which means the charities will share the payout with family members after the policy-holder dies. The scheme was initiated and organised by the Life ... of the city's life insurance agents. Association president Sidney Wong Ying-kit estimated the welfare sector would receive $19 million in the first year even if donors assign only 1 per cent ...

  2. Immune system

    Posted Mar 01st 2005, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... of conventional health and life insurance, the number of complaints lodged with the council has fallen from 78 in 2003 to 53 last year. There are six so far this year. The complaints are mostly to do ... members on the issue of excluding policy details, or about waiting periods for health care and life insurance compensation claims. The Consumer Council's Ms Lau said: 'Since the council ...

  3. Will power urged to raise $500m for charity

    Posted Oct 08th 2005, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... programme has been organised by the Life Underwriters Association of Hong Kong, where insurance buyers are invited to appoint their favourite agencies as beneficiaries under a strategy to raise $19 ...


    Posted Sep 20th 2006, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... President of the Hong Kong Medical Association, Choi Kin, criticises insurance companies for excluding congenital ailments, which may not appear until later in life. 'Patients aren't ... Disputed medical insurance claims are on the rise. Patsy Moy explains why it couldn't have come at a worse time for the groaning Hospital Authority WHEN HE WAS diagnosed ...

  5. Family bears the financial burden for cancer patient

    Posted Jul 03rd 2006, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... Patsy Moy The family of cancer patient Chiu Pui-ming, 75, always keeps plenty of savings on hand for medical emergencies after failing to find an insurer willing to provide him with coverage. 'No insurance companies were willing to offer my father medical insurance after he had his first operation for colorectal cancer six years ago,' said his son, Chiu Siu-hang. ...


    Posted Jan 11th 2007, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... Kong woman now living in Britain has left a HK$6 million insurance policy to her nine cats. The company says others have been known to make similar wills, although it often goes down badly ... or assets to charity, although the culture hasn't fully taken root in the city. In 2005, the Life Underwriters Association, Rockwills and the Hong Kong Council of Social Service collaborated ...

  7. Slog in the city

    Posted Jul 14th 2006, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... change won't make a difference, because I have to put in the extra time to complete my work for the week,' says Wong, the operations director for an insurance firm. Much of her week ... 'Banking is no longer a nine-to-five job,' says association vice-chairman Yu Siu-wa. 'Besides simply carrying out regular duties, workers have to sell insurance and funds and promote ...

  8. Equal pay law urged for elderly workers

    Posted Apr 10th 2006, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... to- return to the workforce. Hong Kong is in the world's top five list for life expectancy. The Equal Opportunities Commission welcomed the idea of regulation, saying it was unable ... and personal services (23.5 per cent), and property, business, financing and insurance (19.1 per cent). Hong Kong Employment Development Service placement officer Sanny Chun Wai-sze challenged ...



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