Category: BlogTalk

Tidjane Thiam, the man behind a USD35 billion Prudential buy-out of AIA

In 2005 while researching the subject of leadership styles as adopted by various established business leaders around the world, I came across this young man by the name of Tidjane Thiam – a name that sounded very much Chinese because…

ISM – ABI, a market-valuation connectivity in the waiting?

ISM - ABI

  After Kurnia and ISM announced the ISM – ABI system’s MARKET VALUATION tie-up, which involve integrating Kurnia’s front-end point-of-sales system with ISM – ABI system, my phone(s) were flooded with calls enquiring and query as to why we were…

The National Third-Party Bodily Injury Liability Scheme…. jumping the gun or what?

I made a very fast, off the cuff comment to a question posted by my reader on the 6 March. After having a coffee,  chit-chat with the other industry practitioners yesterday, I may as well post the comment as a…

Something bits and bites on International Women’s Day

Some of my readers requested me to pen down something that’s related to Women’s position and achievement in the Malaysian insurance industry.  I do not have a huge fan base, so whatever they said, I would have to follow, be…

Is there really FREE Insurance? And who is paying for it?

Some mainstream news portals recently reported FREE Insurance available to customers….. I just can’t help thinking, “Is there such a thing called FREE Insurance?” Just navigate into the page(s) of the Bernama and Business Times news portal, you probably understand…

Underwriting the Risk-Karma

THE NORMAL EYE

I have always wanted to pen something really unconventional… compensating for my equally weird, quacky, quirky life…. I have managed to search out one of those articles (WRITTEN IN THE PAST – last year) to help take me through to…

Pushing Malaysian Motor Insurance Pool (MMIP) to the limit….

  If your corporation is operating a reasonable large fleet of buses, would you consider just buying all the third party insurance policies from Malaysian Motor Insurance Pool (MMIP) and then insure the non-third-party coverage with another insurance provider (the…

Protected: Malaysian Airlines… Your transactional web-portal sucks!

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Working with the text files and images

It did took me awhile to figure out how to convert the MS Words and Excel related works into image version. Perhaps, I am not exactly as IT savvy as I had imagined myself to be all this while! Anyway,…

The “14 Blades” of “POSSIBILITY” in our organisation

I have not been to the cinema for a very long time, but today I strayed into one…. and without my many kids! I must say, the special effects and screen play were greatly magnified over the huge cinema’s screen,…