01 Feb

Rs 9,000-crore allocation for crop insurance in 2017-18

Rs 9,000-crore allocation for crop insurance in 2017-18
Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said the allocation for crop insurance has been increased to Rs 9,000 crore for the 2017-18 fiscal. Presenting the 2017-18 Budget in the Lok Sabha, he said the Fasal Bima Yojana or crop insurance scheme …
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Odisha Sun Times


Insurance should pay for damaged monument
In a letter to the editor in the (Gazette, Jan. 14) edition, a resident questioned the amount of money St. Albert taxpayers will have to pay for the reinstallation and refurbishment of a monument that used to be located in front of the St. Albert Legion ($ …
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Great West Newspapers


Ontario Teachers’ appoints new MD for insurance-linked securities
The Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (OTPP), the largest private pension fund in Canada with around $ 171.4 billion of assets under management, has announced the appointment of a new Managing Director who will be responsible for OTPP’s insurance and …
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Artemis