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    Gen insurers must invest 7.5pc of assets in govt securities

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 12:00am on November 19, 2019

    Non-life or general insurance companies must invest 7.5 per cent of their assets in government securities, according to new regulations of the Bangladesh Insurance Development...

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    Reckoning with the costs of war

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 15, 2019

    IN 2008, when he was only 29, private Russell Madden enlisted in the army because he needed health insurance for his son, who was born...

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    Use insurance industry for humanitarian welfare: PM

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 10:17pm on November 05, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday urged the insurance companies to utilise their industry for humanitarian welfare and said that a Unified Messaging Platform (UMP)...

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    Popular Life hands over insurance cheques

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:33am on October 29, 2019

    Popular Life Insurance Company Limited organised an insurance cheque handover ceremony at Khulna Club recently. Officers handed over the claim cheques to the...

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    Health insurance for apparel workers emphasised

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:32am on September 18, 2019

    Apparel workers are driving the country’s readymade garment industry’s growth but their healthcare is largely ignored, experts and industry insiders said on Tuesday...

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    28 insurers must get enlisted with capital market by Dec: Mustafa

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 16, 2019

    Finance minister Mustafa Kamal on Sunday asked 28 non-listed insurance companies to get enlisted with the stock exchanges by offloading shares by three months...

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    Phoenix Insurance holds event on livestock insurance

    Business Desk | Updated at 12:00am on September 03, 2019

    Phoenix Insurance organised an event under the slogan of ‘Digital Khamar gori, Gobadi Pranir Bima Kori’ to patronise UK Aid’s cooperative organisation Surjomukhi’s ‘Surjomukhi Prani...

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    Insurance coverage in offing for migrant workers

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:00am on July 13, 2019

    Expatriates Welfare and Overseas Employment ministry would soon introduce insurance coverage for outgoing migrant workers, said officials. They told New Age that the decision to...

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    Insurance claims in road accident cases almost absent

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:05am on June 30, 2019

    Rights activists and transport system experts on Saturday alleged that insurance claims by victims in road accidents was almost absent in the country.  At a...

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    Govt plans to introduce health insurance for all: PM

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:28pm on June 19, 2019

    The prime minister, Sheikh Hasina, on Wednesday told parliament that the government had a plan to introduce health insurance for all.In tabled reply to a...