China puts lid on private tutoring business to ensure fairer education for all

[ad_1] Illustration: Chen Xia/GT To mitigate academic pressure on Chinese students and assuage parents’ concerns about giving birth to more than one child and address the country’s worsening demographic risk, China is clamping down on lucrative off-campus tutoring business while piloting reforms that encourage skilled teachers to rotate from one school to another so that … Read more

McGill and Partners boosts UK structured solutions business with new hire

[ad_1] McGill and Partners has hired Peter Chesman (pictured) as partner for its UK structured solutions team. According to a statement from the specialist re/insurance broker, Chesman’s role will focus on alternative risk financing and in particular captives and multi-year structures, and he will work with large complex clients and captives across multiple lines of … Read more

Good Mental Health is Good Business Sense

[ad_1] Published: 30 June 2021 Encouraging Surrey businesses to invest in employee mental health We know that greater numbers of Surrey residents, of all ages, are experiencing mental health problems, worsened by COVID, national and tiered lockdowns, social distancing and the effects of trauma, bereavement, and economic insecurity. On 30 June, Michael Coughlin, Surrey County … Read more

Hiscox settles claims following business interruption insurance debacle

[ad_1] Leading industry insurance provider Hiscox has announced that it has finalised an agreement with nearly 400 companies including many estate agents over their claims for payments to cover lost business during the pandemic. The amount of cash received by the businesses, whose interests have been represented by the Hiscox Action Group (HAG), is to … Read more

Personal Trainers Business Incubator Launches New Online Education Program for Fitness Coaches

[ad_1] The Program is Designed to Help Personal Trainers Attract More Clients and Make More Money LOS ANGELES, CA / ACCESSWIRE / June 26, 2021 / Personal Trainers Business Incubator, is pleased to announce the launch of an online education program that is designed to help fitness professionals to make more money and have more … Read more

Insurers lose High Court challenge over business insurance COVID pandemic payouts

[ad_1] Australia’s insurance industry has lost the latest battle in an ongoing “war of attrition” between insurers and businesses that want compensation for COVID losses. Key points: The insurance industry has been denying small business claims for payouts for COVID losses It lost a test case into the issue last year It was seeking to challenge … Read more

Insurers lose High Court challenge over business insurance COVID pandemic payouts

[ad_1] Australia’s insurance industry has lost the latest battle in an ongoing “war of attrition” between insurers and businesses that want compensation for COVID losses. Key points: The insurance industry has been denying small business claims for payouts for COVID losses It lost a test case into the issue last year It was seeking to challenge … Read more