Intel India staff health benefits extended to domestic partners
Employees can enrol their same-sex or opposite-sex domestic partners as dependents in the hospitalisation insurance policy, effective January 1. Once enrolled, the domestic partner is also covered in the employee’s outpatient policy. Additionally, domestic partners can be registered as nominees or beneficiaries.
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Ex-Citi India Boss Pramit Jhaveri tipped to board Tata Trusts
Pramit Jhaveri, reputed for turning around Citi India, may join Sir Dorabji Tata Trust.
How Muddy Waters is hammering Indian billionaire’s NMC Health
NMC’s margins are “too good to be true” relative to peers, said Muddy Waters.
Mental health: Govt hospitals to roll out Nimhans & IIIT-B - developed software from April
Apart from Nimhans in Bengaluru, district government hospitals across Karnataka are running a flagship mental health programme with large number of footfalls everyday. The Nimhans and IIIT-B developed the software at the request of the Karnataka Government which also funded its development, Nimhans director Dr. BN Gangadhar told ET.
China virus death toll jumps to 106; confirmed cases climb to over 4,500
The death toll from a coronavirus outbreak in China has soared to 106 while nearly 1,300 new cases have been confirmed, authorities said Tuesday.
Arab Health 2020 brings together the medical technology industry and medical practitioners in Dubai
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Coronavirus' ability to spread getting stronger: Chinese health officials
China's National Health Commission (NHC) on Sunday said that the new coronavirus is contagious even in its incubation period, which lasts up to 14 days, and that the virus' ability to spread is getting stronger, the Hong Kong-based daily reported. Authorities said that thier understanding of the virus was “limited” and they were also unclear on the risks posed by possible mutations.
You may be able to avail standard indemnity health insurance policy sooner than you think
Minimum entry age of the policyholder should be 18 years and the maximum entry age should be 65 years. However, a proposer, who is older can also obtain a standardised health insurance policy for the family without covering one's self.
WHO says global risk of China virus is 'high'
The UN health body said in a situation report published late Sunday that the risk was "very high in China, high at the regional level and high at the global level". In a footnote, the WHO said there had been an "error" in previous communications published on Thursday, Friday and Saturday which "incorrectly" said the global risk was "moderate".
Beijing reports capital's first death from coronavirus
The victim was a 50-year-old man who had visited the central city of Wuhan, the epicentre of the outbreak, on January 8 and developed a fever after returning to Beijing seven days later, the city's health commission said.
Uber brings tipping feature for driver-partners in India
The feature - currently available to riders paying through Paytm wallet - will be available for rides taken in cabs, autos and bikes (UberMoto) on the platform, they added.
Novel coronavirus: Centre steps up vigil in areas bordering Nepal, reviews preparedness of states
Union Health Secretary Preeti Sudan chaired a video-conference meeting with chief secretaries and police chiefs of the five states bordering Nepal -- Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal and Sikkim to review their preparedness for prevention and management of novel coronavirus. The Principal Secretary (Health) carried out a similar exercise.
Commodity outlook: Base metals fall; here's how others may trade
Base metals may trade with a weak bias. Crude oil may witness selling pressure.
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