Year: 2019

iBanding ranks Motor Insurers and Takaful Operators

The Motor Insurance and Takaful Award was established in 2016 and is Asia’s first independent motor insurance and takaful awards based on customer feedback. The goal of the awards is to help Malaysian consumers to better compare insurance companies, by…

Getting A Cancer Coverage for Pennies from Jack Ma?

By EDWIN CHAN, LULU YILUN CHEN, AND JOHN LIU/BLOOMBERG May 21, 2019 Ping An Insurance (Group) Co. employed about 1.4 million people to peddle policies last year. Yet it’s Jack Ma’s newest online disruptor that is stealing the show –-…

Bogus London insurance lineslip to watch

Daily – Insurance News – insuranceNEWS.com.au A London-based JLT Re broker has been sacked after a lineslip facility insuring Australian policyholders was exposed as a sham. The incident is said to impact “a significant book of business”, and has led…

Dangerous Scammers Who Threaten to Tow Your Car Away in KL

Published By Fadzly Hanaffi on World of Buzz Con artists make money through deception. Despicably, they lie, cheat and fool people just for the sake of making a quick buck. Taking to Facebook, one netizen shared his experience of almost…

U For Life to Fi Life

U For Life officially rebrands to Fi Life Focus Malaysia 14 May 2019 12:36 U For Life, Malaysia’s first online life insurance service, has officially rebranded itself as Fi Life after the acquisition of its business by Fi Life Sdn…

Former Royal Gurkha steps in to rescue climber stranded for two days on mountain | Daily Mail Online

A former UK Special Forces officer was forced to step in to rescue a stranded mountaineer after he was stranded at the summit of one of the world’s deadliest mountains. ADVERTISEMENT Chin Wui Kin, 48, was left stranded for two…

Cognitive Approach VS Digital Approach to Insurance

Digital transformation has gone from talk to action, with a momentum that shows no signs of slowing down. As cognitive capabilities have penetrated process, people, technology, things, augmented intelligence and decision making; the cognitive approach to insurance business is no…

Bringing black and white photos to life using Colourise.sg — a deep learning colouriser trained with old Singaporean photos

“); background-size: 1px 1px; background-position: 0px calc(1em + 1px);”>Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection, US Library of Congress While it is impossible to replicate the exact conditions in which the original photo was taken, it is possible to add colour to…

Death knell for part-time e-hailing services

LETTER | A taxi driver from Sungei Petani, Kedah shared there was a meeting between the Road Transport Department (JPJ), Land Public Transport Agency (Apad) and e-hailing operators on Wednesday. Currently, there are 258,000 e-hailing drivers in Apad’s record. But…

Aon confirms Willis Towers Watson buyout plans

Shares in WTW rose by more than 8 percent today following initial reports of the bid in the media. The acquisition of WTW could make Aon the largest broker in the world, pushing it above current number one Marsh &…