Bhargav Dasgupta, MD &CEO, ICICI Lombard General Insurance

ICICI General Insurance net profit at Rs 308 cr, up 5% in Q2 2019-20

  Mumbai: ICICI Lombard General Insurance has seen its profit after tax (PAT) growing  by 6.1 per cent to  Rs 618 crore  in H1 FY2020 as against Rs  582 crore in H1 FY2019    The private sector general insurer’s  PAT grew by 5 per cent to Rs...


UK heading for ‘fairly hard’ Brexit if Johnson deal passes

  London: Britain will be on course for more distant economic ties with the European Union, making the country poorer, if Prime Minister Boris Johnson wins parliamentary backing for the Brexit deal he clinched with Brussels on Thursday.   Compared with the deal his predecessor Theresa May...


Dr. Adel Mounir,Secretary General, The Federation of Afro-Asian Insurers & Reinsurers (FAIR)

``The FAIR Nat CAT pool  has gained the approval to operate in India’’

  How do you see the developments of Afro- Asian Reinsurance and Insurance Industry? FAIR achieves economic integration among Afro-Asian countries. The Federation is active in setting up reinsurance bodies (Pools & Syndicates) for members to share risk and benefit from their capacities, these in return...


   

Kenyan farmers snap crops with phones to improve insurance payouts

  MUIRI, Kenya: Farmer Thomas Mwiraria surveyed the parched terrain at a church compound in Muiri village in central Kenya, and asked a passing agricultural officer when he thought the rains would come.   Like many others here, Mwiraria had yet to harvest anything from his land...