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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.
Jan 05, 2017
How 10 paisa cess may transform lives of 20,000 coolies, bring them under social security netIf a proposal sent by the Labour Ministry is accepted, an additional 10 paisa cess may be levied on every railway ticket, which would add Rs 4.38 crore to cover coolies and bring them under the EPFO scheme.
Dec 13, 2016
Provident fund body likely to hike monthly wage ceiling to Rs 25,000 on 19 DecemberEPFO had increased the wage ceiling to Rs 15,000 per month from Rs 6,500 on 1 September, 2014 in view of price rise and pay revisions in the formal sector.
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 09, 2016
10,932 companies default on provident funds, Airports Authority of India tops the listMore than 10,000 companies – including 1,195 state-owned – nationwide have defaulted on provident fund payments
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
Aug 02, 2016
Why govt shouldn't transfer idle PF money belonging to the poor to senior citizens' fundTo be sure, taking care of senior citizens is not a gimmick but doing so by hurting another vulnerable segment of the society-- -small, itinerant workers-- -is a cruel gimmick
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