LIFE INSURANCE POLICY
Non-life insurers can offer standard health policies before April 1
In a circular dated April January 24, 2020, the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) said insurers can offer the 'Arogya Sanjeevani Policy' - the standard health insurance policy before April 1, 2020.
Budget: Life insurance industry expects govt to make annuities tax free, widen section 80C
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Slash GST on Auto LPG, address policy issues stalling growth: Industry body to FM
LPG used as fuel in automobiles or Auto LPG, which is among the cleanest alternative fuels with a Global Warming Potential of 'zero' is currently taxed at 18 per cent GST. Also, the GST rates on Auto LPG/CNG conversion kits stand at a prohibitive 2 per cent, IAC said. High GST rates on clean fuels and conversions kits are in complete variance to the government's stated green mobility push, it said in a statement.
P&G India hit by monetary policy: CFO
“Slowing growth rates in India, largely as a result of some monetary policies, have created a bit of a liquidity squeeze, which is drying up inventory through the system,” Jon Moeller, chief financial officer, P&G, told investors on Thursday. “But we continue to grow well in India and build share.”
View: India should have friendly, sensitive foreign policy for Bhutan
Indian tourists will be required to arrange their travel through a Bhutanese ground handler who will process e-permits, arrange certified guides and local transportation. A detailed itinerary will need to be agreed to by both sides – Indian tourist group as well as the Bhutanese authorities.
Release Kashmir politicians held without charge: US
Senior American diplomat Alice Wells has termed developments regarding the Citizenship (Amendment) Act a “vigorous democratic scrutiny”.
SBI Life Q3 profit up 47% at Rs 390 crore
The private insurer's PAT stood at Rs 264.28 crore during the October-December period last year.
HDFC Life Q3 net flat at Rs 250 crore, new business margins rise
It saw margins on the value of new business (VNB) expand to 26.6 per cent.
Stocks in news: Biocon, HDFC Life and PNB Housing
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LIC’s Rs 11,000-crore exposure to DHFL, Reliance Cap, Sintex defaults in H1 FY20
With AUM of Rs 30 lakh crore, LIC is the largest domestic institutional investor.
Recollecting India's frantic efforts to end starvation after independence
The nature of hunger has changed, but at a basic level, India still struggles to feed its people adequately.
Draft policy to push CNG, PNG in cities
The policy is part of the Centre’s strategy to ensure a smooth passage in states for the Narendra Modi government’s plan to help 400 districts, covering 70% of the population, breathe easy by providing clean-burning CNG (compressed natural gas) and PNG (piped natural gas) services at an estimated investment of Rs 90,000 crore.
Governor Shaktikanta Das sets broader financial stability as the central bank's immediate policy-making priority
He said that the focus on price stability as the sole objective of monetary policy has been questioned after the global financial crisis, underscoring the need for adopting a flexible inflation target to achieve macro-financial stability. “In this milieu, financial stability has emerged as another key consideration for monetary policy."
Virus concerns weigh on European stocks ahead of ECB policy decision
The pan-European STOXX 600 index dropped 0.4 per cent at 0806 GMT.
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