IRDA questions TTK Group#39;s plan to sell 51% stake in Cigna TTK

The insurance regulator IRDA has reportedly raised concerns with respect to TTK group#39;s intentions to sell 51 percent stake in Cigna TTK Health. TTK group had filed an application with the IRDA to sell its entire stake in Cigna TTK Health, reports CNBC-TV18#39;s Yash Jain.
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CAGAYAN de Oro is Northern Mindanao’s city with the highest collections from local resources in 2016 and in the second quarter of this year. Joy Marjorie Manlegro, financial analyst of Department of F
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WITH warmer relations between China and the Philippines, Chinese companies intend to build industrial zones in the Philippines, a Chinese government official said. During the 43rd Philippine Business
JAPANESE business owners in the country assured that they will continue to expand their respective businesses in the Philippines. This is in support and reassurance of Japan Prime Minister Akiko Abe’s
WITH the onset of technology, things get easier – until somebody thinks they want to steal from you. Getting your credit card, getting your ATM card, getting the password to your email or electronic a
MEMBERS of the Cebu Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCCI) are planning to visit Japan next year to re-establish ties with its chamber counterparts. The organization hopes to reconnect with Himeji C
METROPOLITAN Bank & Trust Company (Metrobank) announced that it entered into an agreement with its joint venture partner ANZ Funds Pty. Ltd. (ANZ) to increase its stake in Metrobank Card Corp. (MC
BEFORE the popularity of the internet, investing in the stock market used to be difficult and tedious. This has changed with the launch of online trading platforms such as UTrade. As the online trad
Sources say efforts are on to bring all staff unions of Air India including those of the pilots and engineers on one platform and workout a strategy to deal with the situation arising out of the gov
With the tech world getting divided between whether or not to regulate AI, the body feels that technologies should be freely allowed to mature first before any regulation comes in, its president R C
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Gail seeks one cargo for delivery between Nov. 15 and the end of December, a second cargo for Jan. 1-15 and a third for Jan. 16-31, trade sources said.
COMMITTED to empowering Filipino small and medium businesses (SMBs), HP Inc. Philippines holds its first “entreHPreneur Lab,” a business innovation talk, last August 24 featuring some of the movers an
MABALACAT CITY -- The opening of S&R outlet is a great opportunity and a stepping stone to improve the lives of the locals here, as they see more developments coming to Mabalacat, said Mayor Criso
RECOGNIZED for its success in providing exceptional Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programs, leading BPO provider TELUS International Philippines was awarded the CSR Company of the Year at the
PRUDENTIAL Corporation Asia (Prudential) received the prestigious Friend of Asean award at the Asean Business Awards 2017 last September 6—the second time the company has been conferred this accolade.
ORADIAN, a global technology provider for rural banks, micro finance institutions and cooperatives in the Philippines, and its flagship cloud-based banking software, Instafin, recently earned the ‘Mos
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THE Philippines' second biggest bank said on Thursday, October 19, that it will spend $288 million buying out the minority stake that Australia's ANZ has in a credit card joint venture. Metrobank will
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