15 Apr 2014
New Delhi: Organized sector employees going abroad for offshore work can now fill their PF details online for seeking the Certificate of Coverage -- which attests that the person concerned is covered under social security schemes, and get it in three working days.
07 Apr 2014
New Delhi: Trade unions will approach the Election Commission against the government decision to reject the proposal to club allowances with basic pay for PF deductions.
02 Apr 2014
New Delhi: Employers in the organised sector maintaining accounts in banks other than SBI will soon be able to pay PF dues online to the Employees Provident Fund Organisation.
12 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Retirement fund body EPFO settled over 1.1 crore claims, including those of withdrawal and transfer of provident fund, in this fiscal till February end, and of these, 97 percent cases were settled within 10 days.
14 Apr 2014
New Delhi: Jalandhar district election officer has issued a notice to the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) over Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal’s remark seeking funds for the poll campaign of SAD-BJP candidate Pawan Kumar Tinu.
24 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Retirement fund body EPFO will start providing permanent account numbers on the pattern of core banking services to its five crore subscribers from October this year.
01 Mar 2014
New Delhi: The Finance Minister has allowed retirement fund body Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) to become a member of a stock exchange although its trustees oppose parking even a part of its over Rs five lakh crore corpus in equities.
19 Feb 2014
New Delhi: A proposal to revise the interest rate of Employees Provident Fund (EPF) by 25 percent is under the consideration of the government.
13 Jan 2014
New Delhi: Retirement fund body EPFO on Monday decided to increase the rate of interest on Provident Fund deposits to 8.75 percent for 2013-14, a move that will benefit about 5 crore subscribers.
04 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Retirement body EPFO said that it has around 10 lakh claims like PF withdrawal, in January and out these almost 90 percent applications were settled in less than 20 days.