Manulife Singapore commits S$1 million to provide additional COVID-19 coverage

| 17 Feb 2020

In response to the COVID-19 situation, Manulife Singapore has committed S$1 million to enhance the protection coverage of its customers.

Effective now until 1 June 2020, the enhancements are provided at no additional charge to customers.

The benefits include:

(1) New: Diagnosis Benefit(s)

Customers who are diagnosed with COVID-19 in Singapore will receive a one-time immediate cash benefit of S$1,500.

If the customer with a confirmed diagnosis of COVID-19 is hospitalized for 5 days or more, an additional cash benefit of S$2,000 (i.e. a total of S$3,500) would be payable.

(2) Additional Death Benefit

In the unfortunate event that death occurs as a result of the diagnosis of COVID-19, an additional lump sum of S$30,000 will be paid out on top of the death benefit from the customer’s existing policy.


Manulife Singapore also donated S$100,000 to The Courage Fund in support of those at the forefront of the fight against the coronavirus.


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