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Sep 11, 2016
Employee provident fund may get 8.6 per cent interest in 2016-17Over 4 crore EPFO subscribers may get a lower interest at a rate of 8.6 per cent on their PF deposits for current financial year as Labour Ministry is expected to toe the Finance Ministry line to cut the rate.
Aug 03, 2016
Govt says EPFO investments in equities fetched over 12% return in a yearEPFO started investing in exchange traded funds (ETFs) in August last year and has invested Rs 7,465 crore till 30 June, 2016
Jul 14, 2016
EPFO relaxes UAN rule for PF settlement, but sets ridersThe decision to relax this condition of providing UAN for claim settlement was taken after considering difficulties being faced by those members who were not alloted UAN
Apr 20, 2016
Bengaluru: Central forces deployed after unrest over PF issueCaught off guard by sudden eruption of violence during the garment workers' protest over the PF issue, authorities have deployed central forces in Bengaluru
Mar 09, 2016
'I'm no hero': Meet Vaibhav Aggarwal, whose petition forced the government to scrap EPF taxJaitley proposed to tax 60 percent of a retiree’s EPF savings, if not invested in annuity. It is a poorly-thought out move since no one would want the government to tax a good part of their life's savings (for many of them EPF is the only savings).
Mar 07, 2016
Congress protests in New Delhi for withdrawal of EPF tax proposalCongress on Monday staged a protest here seeking immediate reversal of the Centre's proposal to tax 60 per cent of Employees' Provident Fund (EPF) at the time of withdrawal and warned of escalating pressure if the demand was not met.
Feb 28, 2015
Budget 2015: Government will revamp salary payment lawsThe government today proposed to revamp laws governing salary payment and granting employees a choice over how they get salary.
Aug 28, 2014
EPFO raises monthly wage ceiling to Rs 15,000; minimum pension now at Rs 1,000The government's decision to fix pension entitlement of Rs 1,000 under the Employees' Pension Scheme 1995 (EPFS-95) will immediately benefit 28 lakh pensioners who get less than this amount at present.<br />
Aug 26, 2014
EPFO trustees to pay 8.75% interest on PF deposits for 2014-15The decision to retain the interest rate on the provident fund deposits at last year's level was taken despite some protest by the trade union members of the CBT
Jan 14, 2014
Govt likely to approve minimum monthly pension of Rs 1000 this month"The Labour Ministry's revised proposal for minimum pension of Rs 1,000 per month was submitted to the Finance Ministry last week, and is likely to be approved this month," said an official source.<br /><br />