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Sunday, 15 July 2012

News Posts 20120625-20120708


Insurance News 6 Jul 2012  -  Public
Allianz launched the Allianz Academy which is an avenue for employees to participate in learnings and developments. http://bit.ly/TAS0706b
Allianz Malaysia Bhd hopes to sustain its double-digit earnings for this year amid uncertainty in global economic growth.
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Insurance News 6 Jul 2012  -  Public
According to the Deputy Finance Minister, the government is considering giving a separate RM6,000 tax deduction for life insurance premiums. Currently life insurance premiums and EPF contributions are combined for the purpose of calculating the RM6,000 tax deduction. http://bit.ly/TAS0706a
醫藥保險非常重要,醫藥費也不斷的增加,因此,可考慮實行有關的方案。他今日出席34屆大馬全國壽險大會9屆大馬保險精英頒獎禮模擬支票移交儀式後,向記者發表談話。 另外,他說,政府將在不久後向國會提呈有關修改保險領域的修正案,讓我國的保險領域更加開放及富有競爭力。 與此同時,他也呼吁業者們針對 ...
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Insurance News 4 Jul 2012  -  Public
PIAM is considering allowing general insurance agents to represent more than 2 general insurance companies. http://bit.ly/TAS0704c
(吉隆坡3日訊)大馬普險公會主席黃建德指出,該公會考慮到保險市場的競爭和未來挑戰,將檢討今後是否准許國內的保險代理員代理超過兩家註冊的保險公司的保單。 他說,普險公會目前規定這些代理員只能代理最多兩家保險公司的保單,但是據公會瞭解,不少代理同時間可能代理超過兩家公司的保單,以建立銷售網
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Insurance News 4 Jul 2012  -  Public
Allianz refused to comment on whether it is bidding for a stake in CIMB Aviva. Allianz General currently has a bancassurance agreement with CIMB Bank. http://bit.ly/TAS0704a
 
Allianz unfazed by competition » KUALA LUMPUR: Allianz Malaysia Bhd says it is unfazed by increasing competition from existing or new foreign players in the insurance landscape as the penetration rate in the country is still small.
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Insurance News 3 Jul 2012  -  Public
The gross written premium of GI industry is expected to grow 7-10% this year. The growth is expected to be attributed to medical, fire and motor insurance classes. In 2011, motor, fire and medical insurance contributed 46.4%, 16.5% and 6% respectively to the total gross written premium. Agency distribution which contributed 61% of the business in 2011 is expected to remain the dominant distribution channel. http://bit.ly/TAS0703a
The general insurance industry is expected to experience an increase in gross written premium of between 7% and 10% this year.
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Insurance News 2 Jul 2012  -  Public
Tokio Marine targets to be in the top 5 within the next 3 to 5 years.  Its strategies include doubling the agency force, improving its productivity and increasing the contribution of bancassurance channel from the current 30% to 50% of new business.  http://bit.ly/TAS0702a
KUALA LUMPUR: Tokio Marine Life Insurance (M) Bhd aims to be a top five insurance company, growing its business organically through doubling its manpower and expanding its bancassurance distribution c...
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Insurance News 30 Jun 2012  -  Public
The government is exploring the feasibility of including sleep disorder treatments in insurance coverage. http://bit.ly/TAS0630a
KUALA LUMPUR: Sleep disorders may be considered as another area for insurance companies to provide coverage, said Health Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai.

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