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.
27 Aug 2014
Mumbai: Rising for the fifth consecutive session, the benchmark BSE Sensex on Wednesday moved up further by 142 points in the morning trade on sustained foreign capital inflows coupled with a firming trend on other Asian bourses.
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.
07 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Retirement fund body Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) settled 11.94 lakh claims last month, with 34 percent of these being settled within three days.
07 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The government has approved minimum monthly pension of Rs 1,000 under Employees Pension Scheme 1995 (EPS-95) run by the retirement body Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO). The decision of the government would immediately benefit 28 lakh pensioners including 5 lakh widows getting less than Rs 1000 as pension every month. In all, there are 44 lakh pensioners under the EPS-95 scheme.