01 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India and its employees will contribute Rs 2 crore to the Prime Minister's National Relief Fund to help victims of flood in Jammu and Kashmir.
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.
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.
30 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Subscribers to the retirement fund EPFO will get a minimum of Rs 1,000 a month from October 1 under Employees' Pension Scheme 1995 (EPS-95) as the government formally launched the programme on Tuesday.
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.
28 Sep 2014
New York: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to US to boost bilateral ties and deepen economic relations will give a fillip to investment flows from institutional investors into the Indian markets, says a top Indian fund house Reliance Mutual Fund.
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.
25 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Retirement fund body Employees' Provident Fund Organization (EPFO)'s trustees are likely to defer on Tuesday the decision on interest rate on PF deposits for 2014-15, as the proposed 8.7 percent may not be acceptable to union representatives.
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.