Category: BlogTalk

TPBID Newco…. Disputing its viability at a recent Market Meeting

On the 30th April 2010, the Non-Life insurance industry held its first open-market discussion on the recent proposed national third party bodily & death (TPBID) Newco and its very sketchy operating model. This event was held by PIAM to obtain…

We always thought we got it right all the time…..

I received the “Bathtub Test” email sometimes back, which I thought was great stuff. I have since tested it during interview on some young graduates who had came looking for a job. Usually the answers given by those cocky and…

A middle finger too stiff… more decisions too self-serving!

The Malaysian newspapers reported some ROAD RAGE.… Mr. Beh, 43, a forwarding clerk nudged into the vehicle belonging to Mr. Lim, 52. He drove off with Lim chasing him close behind… both vehicles scraped one another. Lim then showed Beh…

The New Motor Insurance Cover – taking a glimpse……..

Judging from the many hits to my previous postings relevant to this topic – 408 hits to blog posting: Difficult buying your Motor Insurance? Try Malaysian Motor Insurance Pool and 271 hits to another: The National Third-Party Bodily Injury Liability…

Stupidity from the past…. A perpetual-Permanent Loss of Licence QS with an asshole lady in front!

During today’s drinking session, my reinsurer friend lamented to me as to how stupid those practitioners (the insurer perspectives) from the past could have been, for having accepted a share of the Permanent Loss of Licence (LOL), and worst…… they…

Aviation Insurance….. We pay! Please don’t bother to take off…

TRYING A HAND ON MICRO-BLOGGING… 😎 In an Aviation meeting yesterday, we drifted into a question of an emergency landing situation where the pilot of an ATR plane did a forced landing onto a nearby island runway. After the successful…

You got mail…. A FREE PA from Chartis! But have you got yours?

You-Got-Mail-TM-International Two weeks ago I received an email from Chartis notifying me that I am now a proud owner of a free RM30,000 Personal Accident for 6 months. This PA was issued as part of Telekom Malaysia Berhad or “TM”…

Our Insurance eCommerce, B2C concepts needed some revisiting….

A PROJECT INTO INSURANCE e-COMMERCE FOR AGENTS I attended a function recently, a function where bloggers gather in a drinking place to make a fuss about all sort of things – from slow internet speed, poor paying advertisers, useless software…

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…