21 Oct 2014
Vijayawada: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has announced a corpus fund of Rs 10 crore for police welfare in the state.
20 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Nepal on Saturday sought technical cooperation from India for extending Provident Fund in organized and unorganized sectors in that country. A delegation led by Secretary of Nepal Prime Minister and Employees Provident Fund (EPF), Nepal chief Durga Nidhi Sharma met Union Labour Minister Narendra Singh Tomar and held deliberations on the issue.
20 Oct 2014
Kolkata: Mohammedan Sporting, one of India's oldest clubs with a rich legacy, on Monday decided to leave the national football scene for this season due to severe financial crisis.
17 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Retirement fund manager EPFO on Wednesday said that it is not considering any proposal to invest a part of its huge corpus of around Rs 6 lakh crore in stock markets.
18 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Retirement fund body EPFO made it mandatory for firms to provide their employees' bank account numbers with IFSC code of bank branch to facilitate allotment of universal PF account number and payment to its subscribers.
29 Aug 2014
New Delhi: EPFO has asked its field offices to focus on construction industry and services sector to increase the coverage of its social security net by 30 percent following government's decision to enhance wage ceiling.
17 Oct 2014
United Nations: The UN trust fund launched for combating spread of the deadly Ebola virus has only USD 100,000 cash, a minuscule amount compared to the USD one billion dollars that the world body needs to help tackle the outbreak.
24 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Retirement fund body EPFO may take a decision on rate of interest on PF deposits to be provided for current fiscal to its over 5 crore subscribers, in its trustees meet scheduled next month.
23 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Retirement fund body EPFO has asked its field staff to take steps for enforcing government's decision of raising wage ceiling to Rs 15,000 to cover the organised sector workers under the social security net.
26 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Retirement fund body EPFO's trustees on Tuesday decided to retain interest payment on provident fund deposits for 2014-15 at 8.75 percent.