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Oct 26, 2018
EPF schemes add more than 1.45 crore new subscribers in one year; 91 lakh cease to be members of retirement fund schemeThe Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MoSPI) has been bringing out the employment-related statistics in the formal sector since April, 2018 covering the period September 2017 onwards.
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
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 18, 2018
Money management: EPF is esoteric, FDs are for those who value safety; the contest is between PPF and NPSThe PPF is not employment specific. Indeed, its popularity lies in its availability for anyone who cares to save.
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.
Mar 29, 2018
Govt sees 1 cr new jobs on 12% pension incentive for first three years: Labour minister Santosh Kumar GangwarThe Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Wednesday approved payment for the entire 12 percent contribution for first three years for new staff
Feb 12, 2018
EPFO may retain 8.65% interest rate on provident funds for current fiscalRetirement fund body EPFO is expected to keep interest rate unchanged at 8.65 percent on provident funds for its about 5 crore members for 2017-18 at its trustees' meet on 21 February, 2018
Jan 30, 2018
Narendra Modi's '7 million jobs' speech: Relying on EPF data alone paints incorrect picture of employment in IndiaCritics have argued that while the study quoted by Modi is a good starting point, EPF data alone does not account for jobs lost after GST, demonetisation.
Jan 12, 2018
Budget 2018: Here are 7 things govt should do to bring relief to taxpayersThe government is found wanting in bringing about relief to individual taxpayers on lot many fronts.
Sep 25, 2017
Provident fund rule change: Now you need not file separate form for fund transfer when you hop jobsNow, at the time of joining new employer, the employees can give details of their previous EPF account in new composite F-11 form to give declaration about their details,