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Kanishka Gupta
Delhi, April 10, 2017
Global reinsurers have been attracted by the potential of the Indian market, but if they are taxed at around 40 per cent, as most foreign entities are - way higher than reinsurers in Singapore or the UAE - they may well limit their investment in India as well as scale down operations in the future if the global economy takes a hit.


PTI
November 23, 2015
UK's Bupa was the first foreign insurer to announce its intent to increase its stake to 49% in its Indian health insurance subsidiary after government relaxed FDI rules for insurance companies.


Agencies
Mumbai, March 31, 2015
The executive committee of the central board of SBI authorised the divestment on Monday, the state-run lender said in a statement to the domestic bourses.


Amit Kapoor
March 17, 2015
The Insurance Bill is all set to benefit consumers, who may witness an increase in choice with the entry of newer players as well as increase in the sector's competitiveness.


PTI
New Delhi, March 14, 2015
The Finance Ministry said consumer interest will be better served through provisions like those enabling penalties on intermediaries/insurance companies for misconduct.


Rahul Oberoi
March 13, 2015
Among the sectoral indices on the Bombay Stock Exchange, BSE Capital Goods Index dipped the most-911 points-or 4.98 per cent, to 17,380.54 on March 13 against 18,291.58 on March 5.


Indulal PM
Mumbai, March 13, 2015
Shares of insurance companies surged on Friday after Parliament passed the Insurance Bill, which proposes to increase foreign investment limit in the sector to 49%.


PTI
New Delhi, March 13, 2015
\"The passage of Insurance Amendment Bill in Rajya Sabha marks a new beginning for the Indian insurance sector,\" FICCI Director General Arbind Prasad said.


PTI
New Delhi, March 12, 2015
Welcoming the announcement by French insurance company AXA and UK's Bupa for raising investment in the Indian joint venture, Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha said it addresses the concerns that raising the foreign investment cap will not result in any fresh capital inflow.


PTI
New Delhi, March 12, 2015
The smooth sailing of the bill in the Rajya Sabha where the ruling NDA is in a minority, was possible with the help of opposition parties like Congress, AIADMK, NCP and BJD besides allies Shiv Sena and Akali Dal.


PTI
New Delhi, February 21, 2015
The rules have been prepared based on extensive consultations with all the relevant departments and organisations, the Finance Ministry said in a statement.


Mail Today Bureau
New Delhi, January 6, 2015
The ordinance - the seventh cleared by the new government - is part of the Narendra Modi administration's strategy to fast-track reforms.


PTI
New Delhi, December 26, 2014
The government had decided to promulgate these ordinances to move ahead with reforms in the two sectors, as respective bills could not get through during the just-concluded Parliament Session that ended on Tuesday.


PTI
New Delhi, December 24, 2014
The proposed hike in foreign investment limit in the insurance sector has potential to attract up toRs 50,000 crore from overseas investors.


www.businesstoday.in
December 24, 2014
The Bill is stuck in the Rajya Sabha. The ruling party, the Bharatiya Janata Party, is in minority in the upper house, and will need support from other parties there to get the bill passed.


PTI
New Delhi, December 24, 2014
During the month-long session, the Lok Sabha passed 18 legislations, including amendment Bills on coal mines allocation and labour laws, in 22 sittings.


Mail Today Bureau
New Delhi, December 24, 2014
The passage of the Coal Bill is essential as it would pave way for auctioning of coal mines cancelled by the Supreme Court recently. Similarly, the Land Acquisition (Amendment) Bill also offers no easy way out.


PTI
New Delhi, December 23, 2014
He attributed non-passage of the Bill on the last day of Winter session of Parliament to \"political obstructionism\", after opposition Members in RS disrupted proceedings.


Venkatachari Jagannathan
Chennai, December 17, 2014
On the life insurance side, the firms launched new products aligned with the new regulations, though overall growth was in the negative region during 2014.


PTI
New Delhi, December 11, 2014
Insurance Amendment Bill proposes a composite foreign investment cap of 49 per cent compared to the current limit of 26 per cent. The move is estimated to attract about Rs 25,000 crore of overseas funds in the sector.


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