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.
02 Sep 2014
Mumbai: The rupee hit two-week closing low of 60.68 by losing 15 paise against the dollar on consistent demand for US currency from importers and some banks on strong global cues, continuing its downward trend for the fourth straight session. The dollar gaining strength against its rivals mainly weighed down on the rupee, brokers said.
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.
12 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Retirement fund manager EPFO has sought approval of its trustees to invest more funds in government securities, particularly state development loans (SDL) as they offer better returns than corporate bonds.
10 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Retirement fund body EPFO is likely to announce rate of interest on PF deposits for the current fiscal for its over 5 crore subscribers at its trustees meet on August 26.
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.
06 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Retirement fund manager Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has settled over 11 lakh claims, including transfer and withdrawal of provident fund, last month.
01 Sep 2014
New Delhi: The Delhi unit President of Bharatiya Janata Party Satish Upadhyay has said the party will keep a tab on the work of its legislators and councilors to bring in greater accountability.