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BT Online
February 20, 2017
Retirement fund body EPFO is expected to launch online facility for settlement of claims, including EPF withdrawal and pension fixation, by May this year to put an end to tedious paper work by its members.

January 23, 2017
Government may announce a new cess in the forthcoming Union Budget 2017-18 to cover around 20,000 railway coolies under social security schemes run by the retirement fund body EPFO.

December 19, 2016
Interest on provident fund deposits was today lowered to 8.65 per cent for the current fiscal, from 8.8 per cent in 2015-16, by retirement fund body EPFO, citing lower surplus.

Bengaluru/New Delhi, December 19, 2016
Retirement fund body EPFO today decided to lower the interest on EPF deposits for the current fiscal to 8.65 per cent, from 8.8 provided in 2015-16, for its over four crore subscribers.

December 5, 2016
Government is considering a proposal to hike wage ceiling for coverage under social security schemes run by the retirement fund body EPFO to Rs 25,000 per month from the existing Rs 15,000, Parliament was informed today.

New Delhi, November 28, 2016
As per the practice, the EPFO pensioners are required to submit their life certificate by November. In case the pensioners don't submit their life certificate their pension is stopped.

New Delhi, September 30, 2016
The Labour Ministry raised the limit of investments by the Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) in the Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) in 2016-17 to 10 per cent of its investible deposits from 5 per cent in the last fiscal.

By Dipak Mondal
Delhi, August 28, 2016
Though many companies are defaulting on PF deposits, the problem is far from alarming. Well, recent reports and a look at the annual report of the Employees' Provident Fund Organisation suggest that your provident fund money may not be as safe as you thought.

New Delhi, August 18, 2016
At present, the subscribers seeking pension under the Employees' Pension Scheme 1995 has to get his pension claim application attested from the employer to fix the retirement benefit after superannuation.

New Delhi, August 16, 2016
\"We are working on a housing scheme for members of the Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO). Under it, members will be allowed to pledge their PF accumulations to buy homes,\" Labour Secretary Shankar Aggarwal said.

Mumbai, July 25, 2016
Retirement fund body was of the view that current allocation of 5 per cent incremental flows to equity may not be sufficient for meaningful contribution to overall portfolio return of the EPFO.

By Ranjeev C. Dubey
Delhi, July 23, 2016
We must realise that generalist judges cannot be the optimal resource to run specialised tribunals.

Mumbai, July 22, 2016
Retirement fund body EPFO is likely to consider a proposal to increase proportion of its investments in exchange traded funds (ETFs) in its trustees' meet on July 26.

New Delhi, June 28, 2016
An ETF trades like an individual stock in the market and is generally a basket of various securities such as shares, bonds, commodities and indices. The EPFO had started investing in ETFs last August.

New Delhi, June 23, 2016
All those subscribers who will choose to defer their pension under Employees' Pension Scheme 1995 till the age of 59 years, will get 4 per cent higher pension compared to those fixing retirement pay at 58 years, a senior official said.

New Delhi, June 13, 2016
\"We are considering a proposal to allow employees to contribute towards 'EPS 95' for getting enhanced benefits after retirement. But that contribution would be paid by the employees,\" EPFO's Central Provident Fund Commissioner VP Joy said.

New Delhi, May 31, 2016
\"The Finance Act, 2016 has amended section 192A of Income Tax Act, 1961 to raise the threshold limit of PF withdrawal from Rs 30,000 to Rs 50,000 for Tax Deducted at Source (TDS),\" the notification stated.

Naval Goel
May 23, 2016
One may not realise it in one's younger, prime years but health insurance is at the time of retirement is something of massive importance.

New Delhi, May 9, 2016
\"Government is exploring the possibility for providing a suitable low-cost housing scheme for subscribers of Employees' Pension Fund. It is in preliminary discussion stage,\" Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya said in a written reply to Lok Sabha.

New Delhi, May 4, 2016
\" proposal is under consideration of the Government at present for providing inflation-linked Dearness Allowance (DA) to pensioners of EPS, 1995,\" said Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya in a written reply to Rajya Sabha.

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