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Jul 23, 2018
Employee, not in employment for a month, could get 75 percent of PF: Labour minister Santosh GangwarThe requirement of the two-month waiting period will not apply in cases of female employees quitting their jobs to get married.
May 14, 2018
Money management alert: Midcourse withdrawals from retirement funds a sub-optimal solution for midlife bluesA suitable amendment in the law would be conducive to checking one's tendency to dip into one’s retirement funds at the drop of a hat.
May 02, 2018
Lack of implementation of labour laws continues to haunt India's textile sector as labourers suffer under exploitative employersSince the last seven months, 1,700 people have been demonstrating outside the gates of Century Textiles & Industries, protesting the firm's sale to Wearit Global Limited. Out of these 1,700, nearly 1,300 had been permanent employees.
Feb 21, 2018
PF interest rates lowered to 8.55% for FY18; ETF investments fetch a return of 20.65% so far, says labour ministerRetirement fund body EPFO lowered the rate of interest on employees provident fund to 8.55 percent for its over 6-crore subscribers for 2017-18, from 8.65 percent in the previous fiscal.
Jun 18, 2017
Coal workers unions postpone nationwide strike for three months following discussion with officialsFollowing a "positive meeting" with Union Labour Department and Coal India officials, central trade unions operating in the coal industry deferred their proposed three-day strike
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.
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.
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.