New Delhi, Mar 9
The Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) gave an average interest of 8.67 per cent to its account holders in three years up to 2014-15.
The rate of interest during 2014-15 has be...
March 1, 2015
The Union Budget seems to have gone along the lines that fit this government — more for the rich and corporates, and less for the social sector. The Rural Development bud...
Mumbai, February 28
₹33,152 cr earmarked for health, tax deduction limit on premiums hiked
Mumbai, February 28
Insurers expect a Jan Dhan-like boost with new scheme announcements
New Delhi, February 23
Says will revert after studying whether its legal framework has room for such a pact
February 16, 2015
The State is the first to provide benefits to the job-seekers from outside
Hyderabad, Feb 9
Andhra Pradesh Government is planning to provide insurance cover to the labour working in the unorganised sector.Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu had directed the officials to explore...
New Delhi, February 1
According to norms the pension should be disbursed the day after the death is reported »
Hyderabad, January 4
Will help build massive database of health records: Dattatreya
Kochi, January 1
The Kerala Chamber of Commerce and Industry has said that many of the amendments to the Employees Provident Fund law are highly detrimental to the industrial and business enterprises. The law, by...
March 8, 2015
The Budget proposal to appropriate unclaimed EPF amounts means you could lose the money forever
New Delhi, February 28
Unclaimed PPF amounts will be used for creating a Senior Citizen Welfare Fund
Chennai, February 28
This is a forward looking pro-poor, pro-farm sector and pro-infrastructure budget with focus on health, housing, education and social security, said TM Bhasin, Chairman, Indian Banks’ Assoc...
New Delhi, Feb 28
In an employee-friendly move, the government today made provident fund contribution optional for workers getting salary below a threshold.
However, the employer will continue to contribut...
New Delhi, Feb 23
A new website to provide proper and effective information dissemination to stakeholders of the national pension system (NPS) has been launched.
This website—www.npstrust.org.in—was launch...
February 15, 2015
With so many pension products, it’s hard to decide. Here, we help you make a choice
New Delhi, Feb 5
The government is likely to introduce a bill to amend the EPF & MP Act in the budget session of Parliament with the objective of bringing more workers under the social security benefit among o...
Hyderabad, January 30
The Centre is planning to come out with a pan-India drive to enrol workers in the unorganised sector aimed at providing a social security net.
The move extends crores of workers spread ac...
January 4, 2015
I am 70 and have retired from service. I have a balance of ₹30 lakh in PPF, ₹15 lakh in bank deposits and ₹8 lakh in Post Office MIS (monthly income scheme)....
December 28, 2014
Many small tweaks in 2014 made money management easier »