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A global accounting standard setter proposed a new rule for insurers on Friday, aiming to shine a light on a sector criticized by investors for being a “black box” that keeps them in the dark.

The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB), whose rules are used in over 100 countries including in the EU which is home to insurers like Aviva , Axa , Generali and Allianz , published its draft rule on how to measure the value of insurance and Read the rest of this entry »

The U.S. government wants to monitor bus operator fatigue, ban driver cell-phone use and require the installation of seat belts on buses to improve highway safety.

Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood, who helped ban federal employees from texting while driving, proposed the commercial bus safety steps in a plan posted today on the Transportation Department?s Web site.

Motor coaches carry about 750 million travelers annually, with about Read the rest of this entry »