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Feb 01, 2019
Union Budget 2019: Govt's contribution to employees' provident fund to go up to 14% from 10%, gratuity ceiling hiked to Rs 20 lakhsInterim Finance Minister Piyush Goyal on Friday announced in his Interim Budget speech that the government will now increase its contribution to employees' provident fund to 14% from the earlier 10% while keeping the contribution of workers intact at 10%.
Jan 22, 2019
EPFO payroll data shows 7.32 lakh jobs created in November; 73.50 lakh in last 15 monthsEmployment generation in the formal sector increased by 48 percent to touch a 15-month high of 7.32 lakh in November 2018 as compared to 4.93 lakh in the year-ago month, according to the latest EPFO payroll data
Dec 21, 2018
EPFO payroll data: 8.27 lakh jobs created in October; 79.16 lakh in last 14 monthsDuring October this year, the maximum number of 2.32 lakh jobs were created in the 22-25 years' age group followed by 2.22 lakh in the 18-21 years' age bracket.
Sep 11, 2018
Narendra Modi govt could dissolve EPFO's regulatory role, mulls separate entity to avoid conflict of interestFollowing a suggestion from the finance ministry, the labour ministry has already started working on the proposed bifurcation of the EPFO
Aug 13, 2018
Over 70 lakh jobs created in last one year, says Narendra Modi; calls opposition claims on rising unemployment 'political gimmick'Narendra Modi said that informal sector accounts for around 80 percent of all jobs and creation of jobs in the formal sector has a spin-off effect on job creation in the informal sector
Aug 12, 2018
Congress asks Narendra Modi not to 'hoodwink' country on jobs, says govt has no major achievement to show for itselfCongress accused Narendra Modi of hoodwinking the country by playing with statistics on job creation. Spokesperson Pawan khera said prime minister wanted people to believe that its failures are the "achhe din"
Aug 10, 2018
EPFO to be sole regulator for all categories of PFs, says Parliamentary panel to Labour MinistryThe PF or provident fund of private establishments/organisation/PSUs largely come under the EPFO
Jun 26, 2018
Four million jobs added in eight months till April 2018 as per EPFO data, says CSO reportAccording to the data, the EPFO's April payroll number was the highest in the last eight months, indicating higher jobs creations than preceding 7 month.
Jun 25, 2018
Govt IT test lab to audit EPFO's suspended Aadhaar seeding app over data theft concernsThe proposed audit by STQC comes after EPFO, in May this year, revealed it has discontinued services provided through CSC "pending vulnerability checks"
Apr 25, 2018
Job creation slows as registrations with EPFO dips to four-month low in FebruaryNew member registrations with the EPFO for its various schemes declined to a four-month low of 4,72,075 in February