Mar 16, 2012 06:20 PM IST
KPMG gives its reactions to the service tax hike and the tax emeption for preventive health check-up.
- Mar 07, 2012 02:58 PM IST
Given the capital intensive nature of insurance business , raising the cap on FDI to 49% will provide incentive to foreign companies to invest in the JV company
- Feb 13, 2012 04:04 PM IST
There is huge difference in the features and benefits of the Critical illness policy and the Mediclaim.
- Dec 26, 2011 09:36 PM IST
Private general insurer Bharti Axa General Insurance is likely to post a 40-45% growth in premium collection to Rs 800 crore in the current financial year on the back of sound growth in motor and health insurance segments, a top official said today.
- Dec 15, 2011 06:36 PM IST
It is important to get your finances in shape. Here are some pointers to follow, which will stand you in good stead after your retirement
- Nov 22, 2011 10:36 AM IST
Health insurance has become portable and you are now free to move to another provider and carry along all the credits gained for having been loyal.
- Nov 01, 2011 02:04 PM IST
Health Insurance provides risk coverage against unforeseen health expenditure that may result in financial hardship. However, on the flip side there are many factors and criteria that a consumer may overlook. In an interview to Moneycontrol.com’s Nasrin Sultana, Harsh Roongta, CEO, Apnapaisa.com tells what an insurance policy may not cover.
- Oct 04, 2011 11:35 AM IST
Is health insurance good for your health? One way to answer this would be to randomise people into a group that receives insurance and another that doesn’t, and see which group is healthier over time.
- Oct 03, 2011 10:40 PM IST
Remember the joy you felt when you could change your telecom service provider without changing your number? Well, you can now do something similar with health insurance as well, reports CNBC-TV18ï¿½s Mitra Joshi and Payaswini Upadhyay.
- Sep 21, 2011 09:29 PM IST
Franklin Templeton Private Equity Strategy (FTPES) today said it has invested Rs 45 crore in Symbiotec Pharmalab.
- Sep 21, 2011 01:00 PM IST
Till now, you might have heard that health ULIPs are a perfect way to insure your health as they provide fund value along with insurance. However, it is important to decipher the characteristics of health ULIPs and find out the differences between health ULIPs and other health plans, before buying a health ULIP.
- Aug 02, 2011 12:37 PM IST
Thanks to the various advertising means, we get to know of the companies (insurers) available in the market, but the confusion arises when all the companies together throw a diaspora of health plans at us.
- Jun 13, 2011 04:48 PM IST
ICICI Lombard, a health insurance company, won the bid for the state-financed health insurance scheme in Goa, by surpassing six other bidders, state Health Minister Vishwajit Rane announced today.
- Jun 08, 2011 02:50 PM IST
In just a few years, Cancer will overtake heart diseases as the world’s number one killer. The question remains ‘how many of those 250 million Indians (who will get cancer) are prepared for it?’
- Jun 08, 2011 10:10 AM IST
At least 30% of employers are likely to stop offering health insurance once provisions of the US health care reform law kick in in 2014, according to a study by consultant McKinsey.
- May 19, 2011 03:37 PM IST
These clients got away lightly, but you are well aware that inflation of health care costs is steep. This fact combined with increasing life expectancy and newer, more critical illnesses coming to light, make it imperative for each of one of us to consider medical insurance as an integral part of our financial plans.
- Mar 04, 2011 12:08 PM IST
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