New Delhi, Jan 23
The Finance Ministry has approved a proposal for providing a minimum monthly pension of Rs 1,000 to workers in the organised sector, a move which would benefit 27 lakh pensioners immediately.
New Delhi, Jan 13
Trustees’ decisions to be forwarded to FinMin’s approval »
New Delhi, Jan 8
Retirement fund manager EPFO will launch a software on Sunday to monitor over 2,700 Private Provident Fund Trusts regulated by it so as to improve the delivery of services.“Employees’ Provi...
Thane (Maha), Dec 25
As many as 135 establishments in Maharashtra, including sugar cooperatives, industrial units, educational institutes, schools, have defaulted on depositing their Provident Fund (PF) dues of Rs 142...
New Delhi, Dec 15
To avoid harassment of employees, retirement fund body EPFO has directed its field offices to sensitise employers about the need to forward in time PF claims of outgoing workers.“All region...
November 24, 2013
A ruling by the Delhi High Court says that companies must pay PF on elements such as canteen allowances, apart from the basic salary. »
New Delhi, Jan 13
To reduce the workload of exempted establishments and ensure better monitoring of provident fund investments, the EPFO has launched the facility for filing electronic returns.
New Delhi, Jan 12
The Central Board of Trustees (CBT) of the retirement fund body EPFO may retain interest rate at 8.5 per cent for 2013-14 at its meeting to be held on Monday. The meeting is being held n...
New Delhi, Dec 29
Retirement fund body EPFO is likely to retain 8.5 per cent rate of interest for FY 2013-14 on PF deposits for its over 5 crore subscribers, which it provided in the previous fiscal.Payment...
Hyderabad, Dec. 19
Pension funds should be tapped for investments in the real estate sector, according to C.V.R. Rajendran, Chairman and Managing Director of Andhra Bank. In his inaugural a...
Mumbai, Dec. 8
The post-retirement benefits of India’s senior citizens will not provide them comfort through the winter of the lives, an EY (formerly Ernst & Young) report indicates. The country will have 18...
Bangalore, Nov. 14
United Planters’ Association of Southern India (Upasi) has urged the Centre to amend the Employees’ Provident Funds (EPF) Act to make it worker-friendly. Addressing the UPASI-KPA Coffee...