New Delhi, December 19
Panel to look into EPFO funds for low-cost housing
New Delhi, December 12
The worsening plight of tea garden workers in North Bengal found resonance in the Lok Sabha on Thursday with BJP member SS Ahluwalia from Darjeeling seeking payment of minimum wages to all...
New Delhi, Dec 5
Retirement fund body EPFO will discuss a proposal to invest a part of its over Rs 6 lakh crore corpus in equities in the meeting of its trustees on December 19.“We will deliberate on the is...
Mumbai, November 26
The insurance and pension regulators have opposed the proposal by the Association of Mutual Funds in India (AMFI) to allow mutual funds to manage insurance and pension funds. In June...
New Delhi, November 25
Tamil Nadu tops with 515 out of the total 3,028 cases pending in the Employees Provident Fund Appellate Tribunal till October this year, Labour Minister Bandaru Dattreya informed the Lok Sabha in...
New Delhi, November 10
New Labour Minister needs to handle key amendments
October 21, 2014
If you’re Indian, the answer is: very poor indeed. India’s retirement system continues to rank the lowest amongst the 25 countries surveyed in the 2014 Melbourne Mercer Global Pension Inde...
New Delhi, Oct 15
Some fiscal push from Govt needed to make the scheme popular, says new Chairman
New Delhi, Oct 5
Over four crore subscribers of the retirement fund body EPFO would be able to access their provident fund accounts online on real time basis using a dedicated members’ web portal from October 16.<...
September 28, 2014
Total investment is restricted to ₹1.5 lakh per year for you and for your children put together »
Kochi, Dec 15
Flag of Convenience Action Week to protect and promote the rights of seafarers commenced at Kochi Port on Monday.
FOC Action Week is a global campaign initiated by the In...
Mumbai, December 9
A study of 129 domestic and multinational companies has revealed that only one-fifth of Indian employers offer retirement pension schemes to their employees. According to a study by...
Hyderabad, Dec 1
Pension payments to be made easy
New Delhi, November 25
India wants US to drop controversial provisions in Immigration Bill »
Hyderabad, November 18
With criticism mounting on the way ‘ineligible’ beneficiaries are being weeded out from the old age pension scheme, the Telangana Government has asked the officials to write a note on all t...
October 24, 2014
This is with reference to “Skewed approach to bad debt” by Nirmal Gangwal (October 24). Stressed assets are a major concern now. Many causes can be attributed to them. But an important rea...
New Delhi, October 16
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he was keen that the ₹27,000 crore lying unclaimed in PF (provident fund) accounts is given back to their claimants. Launching the reform initiatives under...
New Delhi, October 8
Retirement fund body EPFO’s apex decision making body the Central Board of Trustees’ (CBT) will meet next month on November 11 to discuss and approve audit as well as annual report for 2013-14. Be...
Hyderabad, Oct 1
Life Insurance Corporation of India is observing October as social security month.
"The total number of lives covered under our social security schemes up to the last financial year...
Ahmedabad, Sept 25:
Foreign pension funds take away most benefit of buoyancy in Indian markets