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Dec 13, 2018
Narendra Modi govt's decision not to junk New Pension Scheme of NDA-1 is bold, avoids fiscal profligacyFinance Minister Arun Jaitley told the Lok Sabha in his budget speech that India should move towards the ideal of a pensioned society.
Apr 27, 2018
Niti Aayog says over 31 lakh new jobs generated in six months between September-February 2018Niti Aayog said information on job creation was based on the additions made in payrolls from Employees' Provision Fund Organisation for all age-groups.
Apr 07, 2017
Finmin wants to cut EPF rates by 50 bps: Will it give way to better investments?The Finance Ministry has been following the cost reduction approach in the process spurning and undermining the more demanding income-enhancement approach.
Aug 18, 2015
OROP impact will taper off gradually if replaced with NPS prontoIt is a tad curious that the government of the day then did not deem it necessary to rope in the armed forces personnel as well into the NPS.
Feb 28, 2015
Budget 2015: Jaitley incentivises middle class tax payersThe finance minister wants you to save more for your twilight years; pension funds and health insurance firms are the biggest beneficiaries.
Feb 28, 2015
Budget 2015: Government will revamp salary payment lawsThe government today proposed to revamp laws governing salary payment and granting employees a choice over how they get salary.
Aug 27, 2014
Honey, the EPFO just shrunk our retirement funds. It's time for an exit optionThe EPFO's returns on your investments have not been able to beat inflation for a while now. It needs to invest in equity, or at least offer an exit for subscribers who would like to opt for the NPS
Jun 25, 2012
Govt banks manage about 0.079% of total FY12 NPS subscriptionThe NPS is aimed at providing social security to the unorgainised sector, where there is no retirement benefit to the employees unlike the government sector. The main attraction of the scheme is the fee - 0.00009 percent.
Jul 11, 2011
Whose pension scheme is it anyway? A pick-me-up for NPSThe New Pension Scheme, which was opened up to the general public just before the 2009 general election, has been a failure so far. No one has been selling it with enthusiasm. The Bajpai committee has suggested remedial measures.