Cigna offers travel insurance with Auckland Airport

Facility available for departing and arriving passengers Wellington, December 21, 2017 Cigna Life Insurance Limited has joined hands with Auckland Airport to provide a comprehensive travel insurance scheme for travellers using the Airport. Cigna Travel Insurance is available for all arriving and departing passengers online at Cigna website www.cigna.co.nz First for New Zealand Cigna claimed that the Scheme was the…

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Low-cost digit transfer accrues savings and more

WorldRemit creates a world of difference in remittances Supplied Content Sydney, Australia, December 20, 2017 Research from leading digital money transfer service WorldRemit shows that migrant workers in New Zealand sending money to family and friends overseas for Christmas may be paying up to $37.23 (USD $26.20) more of their hard-earned cash for each transfer of $284 (USD $200) sent…

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Cigna’s financial strength rating upgraded

Supplied Content Wellington, December 20, 2017 A M Best has upgraded the Financial Strength Rating of Cigna Insurance New Zealand Limited to A (Excellent) from A-(Excellent). The outlook of this rating is stable. Strong Balance Sheet Cigna Head of Finance Mark Schollum said that the upgrade confirmed Cigna’s strong balance sheet and the underlying long-term sustainability of the company’s business…

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Are you a Quiet Follower, a Cheerleader or a Peacock?

It depends on your role in the Social Media Supplied Content Auckland, December 20, 2017 A researcher at the University of Auckland has categorised people who follow companies on social media according to how they behave on the so-called fan pages. The study was part of research by doctoral candidate Hamidreza Shahbaznezhad that also identified how firms can engage current…

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Greyhound Racing Report disturbs and disappoints

Winston Peters Wellington, December 20, 2017 The findings of the Hansen Report on greyhound racing are disturbing and deeply disappointing. In November 2016, the New Zealand Racing Board commissioned an independent review into greyhound racing. The review, conducted by former High Court Judge Rodney Hansen QC, was released today. It makes numerous recommendations to improve greyhound racing welfare. Unacceptable behaviour…

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