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Source:   JAPAN Forward
Posted today (17 hours ago)
Japan Should Have Foreigners Medical Insurance  JAPAN Forward

An Asian woman illegally residing in Kobe has been using her sister's national health insurance and receiving treatment for HIV, amounting to over JPY10 ...


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Source:   The Japan Times
Posted on Dec 12, 2018 (2 days ago)
Insurance claims from California wildfires at $9 billion and rising  The Japan Times

Insurance claims from last month's California wildfires already are at $9 billion and expected to increase, the state's insurance commissioner announced We.


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Source:   The Japan Times
Posted today (17 hours ago)
Japan Post eyes up to 8% stake in US insurer Aflac  The Japan Times

Japan Post Holdings Co. plans to acquire a 7 to 8 percent stake in U.S. insurer Aflac Inc. for about ¥300 billion as part of its strategy to expand operati.


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Source:   Compelo
Posted on Dec 11, 2018 (3 days ago)
Why the progressive Japanese healthcare industry should serve as an example for the rest of the world  Compelo

New tech is being brought to bear in the Japanese healthcare industry, which should serve as an example to the rest of the world according to GlobalData.


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Source:   Insurance Business
Posted yesterday.
Japan Post eyes $2.6 billion minority stake in Aflac  Insurance Business

Japan Post Holdings is set to spend $2.6 billion (about 300 billion yen) to buy a 7-8% stake in major US insurer Aflac, according to the Nikkei Asian Review.


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Source:   Zacks.com
Posted today (12 hours ago)
Aflac's (AFL) Minority Stake Being Eyed by Japan Post  Zacks.com

Japan Post seems interested in buying a minority stake in Aflac (AFL) to expand its overseas business.


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Source:   TheStreet.com
Posted yesterday.
Aflac Climbs on News of $2.6 Billion Japan Post Investment  TheStreet.com

Shares of Aflac Inc. (AFL - Get Report) climbed 5.06% to $45.07 Thursday on news that Japan Post Holdings Co. reportedly was planning to invest about $2.6 ...


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Source:   Markets Insider
Posted on Dec 9, 2018 (4 days ago)
Aflac Life Insurance Japan, Ltd. -- Moody's: Japan life insurance outlook stable on strong core profit and capitalization (Japanese)  Markets Insider

S&P500 Stocks: ALL 0-9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z · Dow Jones Gold Price Oil Price EURO DOLLAR CAD USD PESO USD POUND ...


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Source:   BSA bureau
Posted on Dec 8, 2018 (6 days ago)
Cabinet approves MoU between India, Japan for Healthcare and Wellness  BSA bureau

Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) between India and Japan in the field of Healthcare and Wellness was signed on 29th October, 2018.


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Posted on Nov 24, 2018 (20 days ago)
Japan’s high-quality health data and innovations present opportunities between Japan and the UK  Healthcare Global - Healthcare News, Magazine and Website

The Government of Japan is working on implementing a new patient-oriented healthcare system by 2020.


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Source:   Artemis.bm
Posted on Nov 22, 2018 (22 days ago)
Jebi officially the largest Japan typhoon insured loss ever  Artemis.bm

Typhoon Jebi has now officially become the largest Japan typhoon related insurance and reinsurance market loss on record, as the amount of insured claims ...


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Source:   S&P Global Platts
Posted on Dec 7, 2018 (7 days ago)
ANALYSIS: Japan, S Korea wary of loading Iran oil in Jan amid insurance puzzle  S&P Global Platts

Japanese and South Korean refiners have so far resisted loading Iranian oil for January despite US waivers allowing them to restart the trades amid a lack of ...


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Source:   Seeking Alpha
Posted on Nov 26, 2018 (18 days ago)
ViiV Healthcare's HIV med Juluca OK'd in Japan  Seeking Alpha

The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare approves ViiV Healthcare's Juluca (dolutegravir/rilpivirine) for the maintenance treatment of HIV -1 inf.


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Posted on Nov 26, 2018 (18 days ago)
Korea, China, Japan to continue to cooperate on healthcare  Korea Biomedical Review

Health ministers from Korea, China and Japan agreed Sunday to closely cooperate on health issues, particularly on the joint prevention of infectious diseases.


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Source:   Entrepreneur
Posted on Nov 26, 2018 (18 days ago)
With $30 Million Funding, GOQii Plans to Aid Japan's Healthcare Market  Entrepreneur

Given its ageing population and focus on preventive healthcare, Japan is ripe for the entry of players like GOQii. The recent funding will enable the startup to ...


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Source:   The Japan Times
Posted today (14 hours ago)
Government to freeze controversial medical fee for pregnant women, Japan's health minister says  The Japan Times

The government will temporarily suspend an extra medical fee that pregnant women were required to pay out of pocket to see doctors, health minister Takumi.


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Source:   ThinkAdvisor
Posted today (6 hours ago)
Japan Post May Invest $2.6 Billion in Aflac  ThinkAdvisor

Aflac says the Japanese company would simply be a minority investor not a corporate parent.


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Posted on Dec 9, 2018 (4 days ago)
Japan, S Korea wary of loading Iran oil in Jan amid insurance puzzle  Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

Japanese and South Korean refiners have so far resisted loading Iranian oil for January despite US waivers allowing them to restart the trades amid a lack of.


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Source:   Artemis.bm
Posted on Nov 19, 2018 (25 days ago)
Wind & water disaster payouts hit record level for Japanese insurers  Artemis.bm

The major Japanese insurance firms are set to payout record levels of claims following wind and water related natural disasters in the country in 2018, with as.


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Source:   INSIDER
Posted today (9 hours ago)
Healthcare deals hit an all-time record in 2018. See the 7 biggest tie-ups that could change how we buy drugs and treat diseases.  INSIDER

A record $421 billion in healthcare deals have been announced this year. A global pharma deal and a US insurance merger are among the largest.


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Source:   Business Standard
Posted on Dec 6, 2018 (8 days ago)
Cabinet approves agreements with Japan in healthcare, wellness sectors  Business Standard

The Cabinet on Thursday gave ex-post facto approval to the Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) between India and Japan in the field of healthcare and ...


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Source:   Motley Fool
Posted yesterday.
What Happened in the Stock Market Today  Motley Fool

On a mixed day for the broader markets, see why both GE and Aflac soared.


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Source:   The Guardian
Posted today (9 hours ago)
World Cup squads face wait for players due to insurance dispute  The Guardian

Wales and Scotland are among nations who could find their World Cup preparations hampered if Premiership Rugby decides to hold back players to mid-August ...


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Source:   IZANAU
Posted on Nov 30, 2018 (14 days ago)
Navigating and Pensions and Health Insurance in Japan | Articles on Izanau  IZANAU

Moving to Japan is riddled with logistical challenges and the only way to ensure a smooth process is to be informed.


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