Year: 2010

TITLE Insurance – Forging an existence in the Malaysian property market?

A five-member bench of the Federal Court on 21st January 2010 unanimously ruled that the previous Federal Court had misconstrued the provisions of section 340(3) of the National Land Code, 1965 (“NLC”) in its decision of Adorna Properties Sdn Bhd…

The Lunar Year of the Yang Metal Tiger starts its special CYCLE on the 4th February

On the 4th February 2010 stand up and be counted, for the CYCLE of the Metal Tiger shall commence and brings unto you the greatest of luck and charm into your life! Get up early before 6:30am and say your…

Difficult buying your Motor Insurance? Try Malaysian Motor Insurance Pool

Express Buses are bad for insurance business

Updated 09th February 2010 We have updated this blogpost with a recently released Malaysian Motor Insurance Pool (MMIP)’s frequently asked questions. You may like to go through the questions and answers before going to “PAGE 2” for the full write…

A relook at Portfolio Management practices in Non-Life Insurance

portfolio loss development

Over the last couple of weeks, again this word, “detariffication” crops up…. and the proposed nationalisation of the Motor Insurance compulsory ACT (third party bodily injury) scheme set to be implemented before end of 2010. Yes! This blog is inclined…

Underwriting Energy Insurance with I-G Training’s International Seminar

The experts used to say, “Watch out for the four “C’s” of insurance protection for the oil and gas explorer or operator — contracts, coverages, costs and claims” The contracts identify the indemnities and liabilities in exploration or oilfield agreements…

Covering your Pub with Liquor Liability Insurance…..

Searching for Hoegaarden

Thanks God, It’s Friday! That’s what T.G.I.F means…… My friend who had some “happy hours” drinking session, drank one mug too many, rubbed his arm against some chicks’ busts….. then whacked by some weirdos and busted with his face falling…

A single-Project (Design & Construct) Professional Indemnity prerequisite……

Your company is the owner of the project with one of the main building having just collapsed, or something like the collapsed roof belonging to the Terengganu Stadium (The Sultan Mizan Zainal Abidin Stadium). On the other hand, what if…

More Capital or More Reinsurance?

CAPITAL and REINSURANCE, what to write for layman in a freestyle blogging competition? Insurance companies are risks carriers – they take the risks belonging to the Insureds into their books of business in exchange for a small token. The business…

A RM500,000 GenPage web portal….. for Web Cage?

MSIG, Malaysia agents

Just can’t help taking a swipe at MSIG’s recent launch of their RM500,000 GenPage website portal. OMG! Is this some exorbitant show or what! In the days of open source, cloud computing and free templates for website building, why is…

New Year Resolution 2010….. driven by private agenda or on collective bargains?

We are now right into the front door of 2010 – but not forgetting the very uninteresting 2009 despite what happened at the economic front, and the messy implementation of the mandatory direct rebating process! But will 2010 be some…