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In this episode of "Managing Asia," Mark Tucker, Group CEO and President of AIA Group, outlines how he turned around the life insurer and its fortunes to become one of Asia's biggest players.
AIA Group remains committed to Asia and has no plans to venture abroad, Group CEO and President Mark Tucker said.
Fewer than 250,000 people signed up for a special tax season enrollment period for Obamacare exchanges despite rising fines.
If Congress lifts a claims cap, Amtrak could face damages of as much as half a billion dollars from losses related to last week's crash.
Barry Stowe, CEO for Asia at Prudential, says Hong Kong and Southeast Asia are the insurer's "sweet spots" and explains why Prudential doesn't need a enormous marketing budget.
Barry Stowe, CEO for Asia at Prudential, says the insurer focuses on businesses that are less interest rate sensitive so as to mitigate macro economic risks.
Several new studies reveal that people's knowledge of health insurance and its costs remains low, which can lead to higher costs.
Adrian Gore, Discovery founder and CEO, explains how Vitality works to collect health habits about its users, and in return offers savings incentives.
Going back to 2003, dog-related homeowners insurance claims have dropped 2 percent, but cost per claim has soared 67 percent.
Mario Schlosser, Oscar CEO, explains how he found opportunity from Obamacare by offering freelance workers affordable health insurance. His company reached a billion dollar valuation in barely 18 months and that landed him on CNBC's Disruptor 50 list, coming in at number 17.
California's Obamacare exchange has lowered enrollment expectations, and Hawaii's exchange could shut down.
A controversial recommendation calls for women in their 40s with average risk of breast cancer to go without annual mammograms.
The questions you're not asking about auto insurance could cost you valuable discounts, a new survey found.
The U.S. government said health insurers must cover all FDA-approved methods of birth control without co-pays or charges to the patient.
Exor has raised its all-cash offer for reinsurer PartnerRe after its previous attempt to trump a bid by Axis Capital Holdings was rejected.
Apart from an emerging middle class in China and Indonesia, worries over retirement are also fueling growth for insurance in mature markets like Hong Kong, says Chris Wei, chairman for Asia & Global Head of Life Insurance at Aviva.
Johnson & Johnson will become the first pharmaceutical company to formally seek advice from outside medical ethicists on "compassionate use" requests.
Diabetics have three times the health costs of non-diabetics, and the cost to treat diabetic kids is rising rapidly.
Employment health plans were the big engine for covering people after Obamacare launched, with 9.6 million newly insured.