30 Oct 2014
Mumbai: As it fights a Sebi ban on accessing capital markets, realty giant DLF was asked to provide details of funds it immediately needs to get an interim relief to redeem capital locked in mutual funds.
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.
29 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The Centre on Wednesday favoured setting up of a special police force and creation of a road safety fund to help victims of mishaps on national highway across the country.
29 Oct 2014
Mumbai: The Reserve Bank has sought comments from public on draft criteria for institutions seeking financial assistance from the Depositor Education Fund.
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.
27 Oct 2014
Mumbai: Rising for the sixth consecutive session, the benchmark BSE Sensex gained over 49 points in morning trade on Monday on sustained foreign capital inflows amidst hopes of more reforms by the government.
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.
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.