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  • Australia: APRA urges insurers to develop plans to tackle financial sustainability

    The Australian Prudential Regulatory Authority (APRA) has warned private health insurers (PHIs) to urgently address rising challenges that threaten the sector's financial sustainability. Insurers that continue to take a passive approach can expect more assertive action from APRA, the regulator says.

    Asia | 19 Jun 2019
  • India: Insurance CXOs suggest areas where regulatory support is needed

    The position of the insurance regulator is perceived to be reformatory by industry leaders in India, with decisions having been taken to protect customer interests and bring in transparency in processes and pricing to regulate the industry efficiently, according to insurance CXOs polled by PwC India in the professional services firm's Insurance Technology Adoption Survey 2019.

    Asia | 18 Jun 2019
  • Africa: Insurance markets return to growth

    Insurance markets in Africa have returned to a more stable environment following the 2015-16 deep and sudden recession, according to the Africa Insurance Barometer 2019 released last week by the African Insurance Organisation (AIO).

    Africa | 17 Jun 2019
  • Zimbabwe: Drafting of National Health Insurance Bill at advanced stage

    Health minister Obadiah Moyo has said that the government is now at an advanced stage in its drafting of a National Health Insurance (NHIS) Bill, which will provide a medical safety net to all citizens.

    Africa | 17 Jun 2019
  • Kenya: President insists on policyholders paying premiums directly to insurers

    President Uhuru Kenyatta has declined to sign into law changes to the insurance law that would allow brokers and agents to continue collect payments from policyholders on behalf of insurers.

    Africa | 17 Jun 2019
  • Insurers urged to invest in local-government 'special bonds'

    The central government has endorsed increasing the issuance of special local government bonds to support economic growth and maintain reasonable and ample liquidity in the market, according to a notice on local government bonds issued on 10 June.

    China | 14 Jun 2019
  • India: Commerce federation calls for raising FDI ceiling in insurance to 74%

    The government needs to raise the ceiling on foreign direct investments in the insurance sector in order to attract overseas investments, the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) said yesterday.

    Asia | 14 Jun 2019
  • Big things come in small packages

    India's largest private non-life insurer ICICI Lombard General Insurance is planning to roll out insurance in sachets. The company is working with e-commerce players, wallet companies and payments and small finance banks for this purpose.

    AIRPlus | 12 Jun 2019
  • China: Financial liberalisation balances growth against stability

    The extent to which China has been prepared to liberalise its financial sectors - that is, opening sectors to foreign competition and allowing innovation by domestic players - has thus far been a function of the strategic importance of a market and the risk management sophistication of its participants, Moody's Investors Service says in a new report.

    Asia | 12 Jun 2019
  • China: Regulator could relax insurers' equities investment limit

    China's banking and insurance regulator is considering raising the upper limit of the proportion of capital that insurance firms can hold in equities, the regulator has said.

    Asia | 11 Jun 2019

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