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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
Jun 28, 2016
From 5%, EPFO fund allocation in stock markets may jump to 15% this fiscalAs on 31 March, 2016 the amount invested was Rs 6,577 crore which gave a return of Rs 6,601 crore, which is up by 0.37 percent
Jun 21, 2016
Govt allows PPF withdrawal after 5 years for education, health emergencyIt, however, added that such premature closure shall be allowed only after the account has completed five financial years
Jun 15, 2016
Govt shouldn't use unclaimed PF money for project financing; it belongs to ignorant labour classBut most of the unclaimed provident fund belongs to the itinerant, ignorant labour class who flit from organization to organization spread across the country leaving a PF balance at each halt