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Jiban Bima Corporation to go digital insurance service

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 27th February, 2017 09:16:22 PM
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Jiban Bima Corporation to go digital insurance service

Jiban Bima Corporation, the state-run life insurance provider in Bangladesh (JBC), has taken initiatives to launch Digital Insurance services through the Digital Center’s of the country.


In this regard, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has already been signed between Access to Information (a2i) Programme of Prime Minister's Office and Jiban Bima Corporation on Sunday, said a press release.


Under this collaboration, more than 4 million customers of JBC will be able to provide insurance premiums electronically through 5,275 digital centers across the country and receive application services through these centers.


Also, Jiban Bima Corporation will be able to pay claimed insurance by the customers.


Kabir Bin Anwar, Director General (Administration), Prime Minister’s Office and Project Director of a2i Programme and Md. Farhad Hossain, Managing Director (Additional Secretary), Jiban Bima Corporation signed the MoU on behalf of their respective organizations.


Senior officials from a2i Programme and Jiban Bima Corporation were also present at this ceremony. The MoU was signed in the SSF Briefing Room of the Prime Minister’s Office.


Being founded in 1973, Jiban Bima Corporation has been providing life insurance in Bangladesh the provisions of the Insurance Act 1938, Insurance Rules 1958, and related other laws enforceable in Bangladesh in Bangladesh Corporation Act 1973.