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SHANGHAI, April 8- Insurers in China, including Chinese-based foreign insurers, will be allowed to acquire and merge with each other for the first time, according to rules issued by the Chinese insurance regulator seen by Reuters on Tuesday.
April 7- The U.S. government on Monday said that final payments to private health insurers for 2015 private Medicare Advantage plans would rise 0.4 percent for the average plan compared with a proposed cut of 1.9 percent.
EU's top court nixes legislation allowing law enforcement bulk communication data collection Japan pharmaceutical company Takeda penalized over diabetes drug, plans to challenge verdict Global stocks lackluster after tech tumble; Japan declines on lack of additional stimulus After spike in deaths, railroads launch campaign to highlight dangers of being near tracks Only 2 of 9 midsize SUVs get top rating in insurance industry crash tests for 2014 models With economy ailing, new French prime minister sells his ideas to suspicious fellow Socialists Germany says it salvaged power discounts for electricity-heavy companies, which faced EU probe Chinese approval paves way for $7.3 billion sale of Nokia cellphone unit to Microsoft Samsung's profit falls as smartphones get cheaper, competition heats up in emerging markets Highlighting worsening relations, EU challenges Russia at WTO over pork import ban
Investors have noticed that many digital health start-ups, unlike a lot of social-focused companies, are actually making money.
WASHINGTON— A growing share of Americans got health insurance as sign-up season for President Barack Obama's health care law came to a close last month, a major survey released Monday has found.
New apps reduce the typical auto insurance claim period from days to hours. What to download before your next fender bender.
There are plenty of reasons to download your insurance company's app, including pulling up insurance info and getting roadside assistance. CNBC's Kelli Grant explains.
The company said in December that it received a $30 million investment from Microsoft Corp co-founder Paul Allen's Vulcan Capital. The company's investors include venture capital firm Upfront Ventures, billionaire Jeff Skoll's Capricorn Investment Group and insurer USAA.
Several of the biggest investors in Allianz are pressing the German insurer to step up oversight of its California asset management unit Pimco.
*Pimco performance, governance issues worry Allianz owners. FRANKFURT, April 4- Several of the biggest investors in Allianz are pressing the German insurer to step up oversight of its California asset management unit Pimco and one is considering the unusual step of going public with its concerns at a shareholder meeting in May.
SANTIAGO, April 2- Chilean authorities on Wednesday were assessing the damage from a massive earthquake that struck off the northern coast, causing a small tsunami, but the impact was mostly limited, according to early indications.
Senator Marco Rubio, a prominent Republican critic of President Barack Obama's healthcare law, unveiled legislation on Tuesday to make sure Obamacare would not add to the deficit by compensating insurance companies for possible losses.
*CFO had planned to quit Zurich in months before death. ZURICH, April 1- Seven months after the suicide of Zurich Insurance finance chief Pierre Wauthier, his widow is set to confront the company over its handling of the tragedy, reopening a scandal that unsettled investors.
A plan to roll back higher flood insurance premiums is making homeowners happy, but one analyst says it only makes the situation worse.
FRANKFURT, April 1- A downward slide in reinsurance prices showed clear signs of accelerating in April contract renewals and is likely to feed through to property and casualty insurance prices before long, broker Willis said on Tuesday.
WASHINGTON, March 31- The federal website for U.S. consumers to enroll in private health insurance under Obamacare ran into problems twice on Monday because of a surge of people trying to access the site hours before a midnight deadline to sign up for coverage.
WASHINGTON, March 31- The federal website for U.S. consumers to enroll in private health insurance under Obamacare ran into problems twice on Monday, amid a surge of people trying to access the site hours before a midnight deadline to sign up for coverage.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports Friday's 5.1 earthquake scared many homeowners.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports from Fullerton, California, where home owners are looking into earthquake insurance.
As residents pick up the pieces from Friday's 5.1 quake in Southern California, most will have to pay for the damage themselves.
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