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Source:   Insurance Journal
Posted on Dec 11, 2018 (3 days ago)
S. Africa Lender FirstRand Aims to Offer Services Such as Insurance  Insurance Journal

FirstRand Ltd. is emulating Amazon.com Inc. with a digital offering that will span everything from insurance, car license renewals to locating plumbing services ...


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Source:   Quartz
Posted on Nov 21, 2018 (23 days ago)
Momentum insurance payout reflects South Africa’s high murder rate  Quartz

One of South Africa's major life insurance companies has been forced to change its payout policy for deaths due to violent crime this week, a move that could ...


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Source:   BusinessTech
Posted today (10 hours ago)
Huge spike in fraudulent death claims in South Africa  BusinessTech

South African life insurers foiled a total of 5026 irregular claims to a value of R1.13 billion in 2017.


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Source:   IOL
Posted on Dec 11, 2018 (3 days ago)
Gauteng Health to launch 'world-class' healthcare facility in Cosmo City  IOL

he Gauteng department of health in partnership with health NGO Right to Care will launch a world class primary health clinic.


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Source:   IT News Africa
Posted on Nov 30, 2018 (14 days ago)
African Healthcare Portal launches in South Africa  IT News Africa

Trishula Pathways, a South African based Healthcare technology firm launched their flagship product known as the African Healthcare Portal, on the 22nd of.


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Source:   Financial Times
Posted on Dec 6, 2018 (8 days ago)
HSBC chairman takes up second role at South African insurance company  Financial Times

The chairman of HSBC, Mark Tucker, has been hired to do the same job at a South African insurance company in a move that could prompt concern about ...


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Source:   Citizen
Posted on Dec 10, 2018 (4 days ago)
Why car insurance premiums that never increase are so important  Citizen

With PMD, car insurance premiums never increase, and this is good news for the average motorist who is looking for affordability. It's great news, as a car ...


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Source:   Reuters Africa
Posted on Nov 22, 2018 (21 days ago)
South Africa's Life Healthcare FY earnings up 40.6 pct  Reuters Africa

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African private healthcare provider Life Healthcare reported on Friday a 40.6 percent jump in full-year earnings, helped by ...


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Source:   Economic Times
Posted today (15 hours ago)
​KKR-led Radiant in talks to acquire Max Healthcare  Economic Times

NEW DELHI: KKR-led Radiant Life Care is in advanced talks to acquire Max Healthcare, Max India's hospital chain. Under the deal that's expected to be ...


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Source:   AllAfrica.com
Posted on Dec 6, 2018 (8 days ago)
South Africa: Help Arrest Healthcare Worker Attackers  AllAfrica.com

Following a spate of attacks on health professionals in Limpopo and Gauteng, Cabinet has called on communities to work with law enforcement agencies to ...


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Source:   702
Posted on Nov 19, 2018 (25 days ago)
Momentum explains why it refused to pay shooting victim's life insurance  702

People take out life insurance to ensure that in the event of their death or disability, there is money available to settle all outstanding debts and provide ...


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Posted yesterday.
Countries with the Best Healthcare Systems in Africa  The African Exponent

Five African countries doing well in attaining universal health coverage.


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Posted on Nov 21, 2018 (23 days ago)
South Africa: Estranged Bedfellows - Why the Private Sector Remains Wary of Universal Healthcare  AllAfrica - Top Africa News

Globally, one in four private healthcare groups surveyed won't work with governments. Whether the National Health Insurance (NHI) succeeds or fails will ...


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Source:   africanews
Posted on Nov 30, 2018 (14 days ago)
South Africa's National Radiology Services Inc. (NRS) Unveils GE Healthcare's New Mammography System and Upgrades MRI System  africanews

South Africa's National Radiology Services Incorporated (NRS) at the Netcare Waterfall City Private Hospital has launched the new Senographe Pristina ...


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Source:   Forbes Africa
Posted on Nov 25, 2018 (19 days ago)
King Price CEO On Why He Invested On Insurance  Forbes Africa

King Price Insurance's CEO Gideon Galloway, who built an insurance company in South Africa worth over $226 million in six years, talks investments, industry ...


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Source:   The South African
Posted on Nov 29, 2018 (15 days ago)
Motsoaledi defends costly NHI, says it's not up to the Finance Minister  The South African

Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi has defended the National Health Insurance (NHI) Bill despite concerns that it may be wholly unaffordable.


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Source:   IOL
Posted on Nov 29, 2018 (15 days ago)
Customisable solutions in trade credit insurance  IOL

A recent industry panel debate hosted by Aon South Africa drew leading trade credit insurance experts together to unpack the key trends.


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Source:   Forbes Africa
Posted today (4 hours ago)
South Africa's mining and manufacturing sectors show slight growth  Forbes Africa

Report shows positive growth in the mining and manufacturing industry as both sectors show slight figures of recovery in third quarter ...


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Source:   AllAfrica.com
Posted on Nov 25, 2018 (19 days ago)
South Africa: Police Continue to Fight Criminality Perpetrated At Healthcare Facilities  AllAfrica.com

Press Release - A suspect, +- 39 years of age, was shot and killed on Saturday, 24 November 2018 at about 12h30, by the police during a car chase at ...


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Source:   IT News Africa
Posted on Dec 1, 2018 (13 days ago)
South Africa gets a new mammography system and upgraded MRI  IT News Africa

South Africa's National Radiology Services Incorporated (NRS) has launched the new Senographe Pristina mammography system and upgraded SIGNA ...


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Source:   Daily Maverick
Posted on Dec 3, 2018 (11 days ago)
National Health Insurance, a building block towards uni...  Daily Maverick

On the eve of a quarter century of freedom and democracy, South Africa is engaged in yet another project of transformation that will bring us closer to the ...


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Source:   Railway Technology
Posted on Nov 22, 2018 (22 days ago)
The Train of Hope: South Africa's Phelophepa trains  Railway Technology

Dubbed the Train of Hope, the Phelophepa travels across South Africa's railways to provide care to people in remote rural areas.


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Source:   The South African
Posted today (6 hours ago)
Vitality members raise R7.8m for various SA charities  The South African

The Vitality Active Rewards programme has helped South Africans keep active and desire to live a more health-conscious lifestyle, but it's done so much more ...


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Source:   Independent Online
Posted on Nov 26, 2018 (18 days ago)
Life Healthcare has R2.6bn for capex  Independent Online

DURBAN – Life Helthcare has set aside an amount of R2.6 billion for the financial year 2019 for its capital expenditure programme, with its Southern Africa ...


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Source:   BusinessTech
Posted on Nov 27, 2018 (17 days ago)
Leaked document shows the scary future of NHI and medical aids in South Africa  BusinessTech

A recently leaked document shows that the government wants to “ban” medical aids in its current format when its planned National Health Insurance (NHI)…


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