GI Council targets 2.5% non-life insurance penetration by 2030

The General Insurance (GI) Council is eying a 2.5% non-life insurance penetration by 2030 along with a target of premium Read more

Kotak General Insurance to offer wearable fitness trackers soon

Kotak General Insurance has recently announced the launch of its unique Sandbox initiative based on the essentials of the preventive Read more

Bangladesh holds insurance fair in Khulna, Green Delta Insurance wins prize for best stall

Bangladesh has recently held an insurance fair in Khulna, where Green Delta Insurance has won the first prize for the Read more

Micro insurance: Securing the future of low income group

India is a country with a population of 1.2 billion. It is estimated that 37% of the total population live below poverty line (BPL). Social security for BPL people is a matter of concern for the nation. In this article, coverage is given to micro insurance which is one of the important social security measures for poor people like farmers, workers, labourers, etc.

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Health insurance awaits recognition from senior citizens

As per recent reports, nearly 7.5% of India’s population is presently aged 60 years and above. Less than 1% of these would be covered under any kind of health insurance plan. Being estimated that India will soon become home to the second largest number of senior citizens in the world, these numbers show a worrying picture, despite most General insurers offering specific plans for the elderly. Read more