A landmark Union Budget 2018 for the insurance sector

The presentation of Union Budget 2018 by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley can well fillip the penetration of general insurance in India. Here are some of the key takeaways from the Union Budget 2018 with respect to the general insurance sector. Three public sector general insurers such as The Oriental Insurance Co. Ltd, United India Insurance […]

Read More

Apollo Munich is all set to come up with more disease-specific health insurance plans

After launching one disease-specific health insurance online policy called Energy for diabetes, Apollo Munich is rearing to come up some more health insurance products on the same line. Dengue Care is another disease-specific online health insurance plan which is already introduced by Apollo Munich. According to Chief executive officer of Apollo Munich Antony Jacob, Dengue […]

Read More

IRDA chief Vijayan solicits for health insurance cost standardization

T.S. Vijayan, the chief of IRDA calls for standardization of health insurance cost in India. According to his option, the cost of treatment should be comparable in a particular locality or at least within a particular city. In the Annual Health Insurance Conference at FICCI, Mr. Vijayan opined that, if a person is undergoing a […]

Read More

Let’s drive away diabetes on this World Diabetes Day

With a whopping 62 million diabetic individuals, India is now considered as the diabetes capital. It is well and truly a matter of grave concern that 1 in every 5 people in India fall prey to diabetes. Before we get into how to combat this deadly disease, let us first understand what diabetes exactly is. […]

Read More