Business Insurance - Web News http://businessinsurance.com/section/news http://www.businessinsurance.com en-us Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:08:58 EST 10 401(k) auto-enrollment growing in popularity with employers http://businessinsurance.com/article/20141121/NEWS03/141129963 20141121/NEWS03/141129963 More employers are adding automatic enrollment features to their 401(k) and other defined contribution plans, according to a new survey. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 10:55:20 EST China Re gets Lloyd's OK for change to stand-alone syndicate in 2015 http://businessinsurance.com/article/20141121/NEWS04/141129964 20141121/NEWS04/141129964 China Reinsurance (Group) Corp. has received approval from Lloyd’s of London to transform its existing special purpose syndicate into a stand-alone syndicate. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 10:31:13 EST Obama administration fudged exchange enrollment with stand-alone dental plans http://businessinsurance.com/article/20141121/NEWS03/141129965 20141121/NEWS03/141129965 It appears the U.S. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:10:32 EST Hong Kong media sites being hit by major cyber attack: Security firm http://businessinsurance.com/article/20141121/NEWS09/141129969 20141121/NEWS09/141129969 Cloudflare Inc. said that the largest cyber attack in history has been affecting Hong Kong's media sites namely, Apple Daily and PopVote, reported Forbes. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 06:00:00 EST South Korea: Nuclear power plant hit by fire http://businessinsurance.com/article/20141121/NEWS09/141129970 20141121/NEWS09/141129970 South Korea's Kori nuclear power plant has been hit by a fire in its nuclear fuel storage facilities, BusinessKorea reports. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 06:00:00 EST Arctic storm damages drilling rig in Arctic Russia http://businessinsurance.com/article/20141121/NEWS09/141129971 20141121/NEWS09/141129971 Greenpeace has said that an Arctic storm has damaged the “Saturn” drilling rig operated by Russia's JSC Gazprom Neft, Alaska Dispatch reported. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 06:00:00 EST New Zealand: Cyber attacks jump 60% a year, security body says http://businessinsurance.com/article/20141121/NEWS09/141129972 20141121/NEWS09/141129972 Ian Fletcher, director of New Zealand's Government Communications Security Bureau, has said that the number of reported cyber attacks on the country's computer networks has been increasing 60% every year, reports Radio New Zealand International. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 06:00:00 EST India: Fire damages hydropower project in Jammu and Kashmir http://businessinsurance.com/article/20141121/NEWS09/141129973 20141121/NEWS09/141129973 A huge fire has damaged a hydropower project in Baramulla district in Jammu and Kashmir, India, reported TwoCircles.net citing IANS. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 06:00:00 EST Iceland: Continued eruption in Holuhraun lava field affecting air quality http://businessinsurance.com/article/20141121/NEWS09/141129974 20141121/NEWS09/141129974 Volcanic eruptions on Iceland's Holuhraun lava fields between the Bardarbunga and Askja mountains have been ongoing since they started in August, reports Wired. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 06:00:00 EST Thailand: Oil spill pollutes Si Chon Beach, marine life damage feared http://businessinsurance.com/article/20141121/NEWS09/141129975 20141121/NEWS09/141129975 The Si Chon Beach in Thailand's Nakhon Si Thammarat province has been polluted by an oil spill, Pattaya Mail reports. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 06:00:00 EST