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Apr 25, 2017
Provident fund rules tweaked: Subscribers can buy house, pay home loan EMIs from retirement savingsOther measures such as Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban) was also recently introduced by the government giving a boost to the housing sector aimed at middle-income groups
Apr 20, 2017
Finance ministry approves 8.65% interest rate on PF for 2016-17: Labour MinisterThe ratification of the 8.65 percent interest on EPF will enable the retirement fund body EPFO to credit this rate of return into the accounts of four crore subscribers.
Apr 17, 2017
Finance Ministry okays 8.65% interest rate on EPF, to benefit 4 cr membersAccording to EPFO estimates, the fund will see a surplus after providing 8.65 percent interest rate for the last fiscal.
Apr 17, 2017
EPFO to offer 8.65% interest to over 4 crore provident fund members; here are key highlightsThe Finance Ministry had last year also decided to lower the EPF interest rate of 8.8 percent for 2015-16, decided by the CBT, to 8.7 percent
Apr 07, 2017
Finmin wants to cut EPF rates by 50 bps: Will it give way to better investments?The Finance Ministry has been following the cost reduction approach in the process spurning and undermining the more demanding income-enhancement approach.
Mar 23, 2017
EPFO cuts administrative charges to 0.65%; firms to save Rs 1,000 cr a yearEPFO, the Central Board of Trustee, had approved the proposal to reduce the administrative charges to 0.65 percent from the existing 0.85 percent of total wages, on which contributions are payable.
Mar 06, 2017
EPFO: Here are 4 points govt is working on the retirement scheme to make it more subscriber friendlyEven taking advances from your PF corpus has been made easy, as going forward you don’t need to provide any kind of document as proof
Feb 27, 2017
EPFO one-time home assistance is fine but EMI would be disruptive all roundAny delay in the release of monthly assistance by the EPFO could pit the borrower against the home loan company
Feb 20, 2017
Online PF withdrawal, pension fixation to be a reality by MayAt present, the Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) receive close to 1 crore applications manually for settlement of EPF withdrawal claim, pension fixation or getting group insurance benefit by deceased persons.
Feb 17, 2017
EPFO extends deadline for Aadhaar number submission till March 31EPFO has already made it mandatory for pensioners as well as subscribers to submit Aadhaar for availing of benefits of the Employees' Pension Scheme.