New Delhi, Oct 9
Retirement fund body EPFO may announce higher interest rate on provident fund deposits for its over 5 crore subscribers in the current fiscal than 8.5 per cent that was provided in 2012—13....
New Delhi, Oct. 3
Regional commissioners given 15 days’ time »
September 19, 2013
With changing population dynamics across the world, socio-economic stability has become crucial for many countries — hence, retirement funds constitute an important element of their agenda. Against...
New Delhi, Sept 15
The reconstituted EPFO’s Central Board of Trustees (CBT), which has to take a call on interest rate on PF deposits for the current fiscal, is likely to hold its first meeting on October 4.T...
September 8, 2013
New Pension System has certain inbuilt merits compared to the conventional pension schemes.
New Delhi, Aug. 26
Pension benefits will also be brought at par
Mumbai, Aug. 14
PFRDA forced to take lenient view on requests for emergency medical needs
New Delhi, Aug 9
Retirement fund body EPFO has made a case for increase in Government’s contribution to its pension scheme EPS-95 to 1.79 per cent of basic wages from existing 1.16 per cent for ensuring Rs 1,000 p...
New Delhi, Oct 28
Roughly 40 per cent of domestic workers globally are employed in Asia, yet the region has been slow to enact laws to protect their rights.
According to a new report by the International D...
Ahmedabad, Oct 4
About 72% employed people earnestly desire to invest in retirement plans but only 28% actually do so, according to a survey conducted by Max Life Insurance and Nielsen India.
Mumbai, Sept. 30
The Maharashtra Cabinet on Monday approved a policy for senior citizens, aimed at ensuring the society takes their responsibility, giving them financial security, access to healthcare and housing...
New Delhi, Sept. 17
Canteen allowance paid by the employer to employees is part of basic wages and is required to be taken into account while computing the provident fund (PF) contribution, the Delhi High Court ha...
September 14, 2013
With goverment bond yields at a high 8.5 per cent, this is a good time to add gilts to your pension fund.
Washington, Aug 30
Thousands of fast food workers walked off the job in dozens of cities across the US on Thursday to call for higher wages. It is the latest of a series of similar strikes that have taken place in t...
New Delhi, Aug 18
Retirement fund body is all set to launch online transfer of PF accounts on changing jobs by the end of this month, benefiting over 13 lakh subscribers every year who go through a time-consuming p...
Mumbai, Aug 14
The Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA), which regulates the National Pension Scheme (NPS) is planning to allow its subscribers to partially withdraw their money before matur...
New Delhi, Aug 6
Retirement fund body EPFO says it disagrees with finance ministry’s proposal to encourage its subscribers to shift to New Pension System saying its does not provide better returns than its Employe...