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PIAM Expresses Profound Disappointment At MyCC’s Decision

Kuala Lumpur, 30 September 2020 – PIAM and its members are profoundly disappointed by the Final Decision issued by MyCC on 14 September 2020 against PIAM and 22 general insurers. MyCC has found that PIAM and the insurers had infringed the Competition Act 2010 in relation to an arrangement between PIAM and the Federation [...]

September 30th, 2020|News Release|

General Insurance Industry Declined 3.6% In The First Half Of 2020

Kuala Lumpur, 13 August 2020 – The General Insurance Industry registered its steepest half year drop in recent years as it bore the full brunt of the COVID-19 pandemic. Gross direct premiums declined 3.6% to RM 8.60 billion for the first six months of 2020 compared to the same period last year. Motor the [...]

August 13th, 2020|News Release|

PIAM Appoints Board Of Directors For 2020-2022

Kuala Lumpur, 2 July 2020 – At its Annual General Meeting today Persatuan Insurans Am Malaysia (PIAM) appointed a 10-member Board of Directors for 2020-2022. In line with the strategic transformation of PIAM this newly established Board will take over the role of the previous Management Committee. It will position the Association to operate [...]

July 2nd, 2020|News Release|

Insurance and Takaful industry’s RM8 Million COVID-19 Test Fund broadens eligibility criteria to include Emergency and Semi Emergency cases

Kuala Lumpur, Wednesday, 13 May 2020 – In addressing the needs of the policyholders/certificate holders and to protect the healthcare front liners from the risk of COVID-19 infection, the Life Insurance Association of Malaysia (LIAM), Persatuan Insurans Am Malaysia (PIAM) and the Malaysian Takaful Association (MTA) have broadened the eligibility criteria of the RM8 [...]

May 13th, 2020|News Release|


PIAM is pleased to organize the inaugural Marine Insurance Knowledge Seminar (MIKS) on 4 August 2015. Aligned to its theme, Loss Prevention & Risk Management in Marine Cargo Insurance, MIKS will discuss the current issues posing new challenges to the marine insurance fraternity and the industry at large. It aims to gather industry’s marine insurance practitioners and other [...]

July 27th, 2015|News Release|


1) Why is travel insurance a necessity? What are the benefits of travel insurance (generally)? Like any other insurance products, travel insurance is purchased to provide protection against travel-related accidents, losses or interruption. The cover is usually limited to the period of travel, however, some insurance companies may offer various combinations of protection [...]

April 2nd, 2014|News Release|
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