The Inland Revenue Board (IRB) has warned the public against e-mail or SMS offering a 1Malaysia People’s Aid (BR1M) insurance service, saying it has not issued any such messages.

In a statement on Friday, the board noted that there had been numerous enquiries from people who had allegedly received such messages offering a BR1M insurance service [...]

The beneficiaries of the 1Malaysia People’s Group Takaful Insurance Scheme (i-BR1M) should be aware of its merit so that their welfare is rest assured after the death of the head of the family.

Takaful Ikhlas Bhd Senior Vice-President and Head of Family Operations, Rozhan Yusof said many beneficiaries were still unaware of the i-BR1M benefits as [...]

The 1Malaysia People’s Takaful Insurance Group (i-BR1M) has paid out RM20.37 million in claims involving 6,483 cases from January 1 to June 25 this year.

Deputy Finance Minister, Datuk Ahmad Maslan, said claims due to deaths from accidents involved 476 cases worth RM14.28 million.

“For normal deaths, i-BR1M has paid out RM6 million involving 6,004 cases. [...]