Employees Provident Fund Organisation Epfo
India  /  Published 15.09.20

Inadequacies in govt relief measures show up in PF advances

By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 10.09.20

PF: interest in driblets

By R. Suryamurthy in New Delhi

India  /  Published 26.09.19

PF shrink plan runs into wall

The Centre has proposed that the contributions by the employer and the employee to the Employees’ Provident Fund be reduced from the current 12 per cent of the basic salary each to 10 per cent each,...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 21.05.20

Status quo on pension deposits

The Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has said pension contributions to provident fund accounts of its subscribers will remain intact even if the statutory contribution is lowered by 2 p...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

India  /  Published 31.01.19

Panel suggests burial of quarterly jobs survey

A panel appointed by the Centre has recommended the discontinuation of a quarterly employment survey that tracks eight labour-intensive sectors, two government sources have told The Telegraph.The sugg...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi


Business  /  Published 05.03.20

PF rate at 7-year low after cut

The Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) on Thursday cut the interest rate on provident fund deposits to a seven-year low of 8.5 per cent for the current financial year.The rate for 2018-19 ha...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 28.04.20

8.2 lakh dip into PFs for survival

Around 8.2 lakh members of retirement fund body EPFO and private PF trusts have dipped into their savings and withdrawn Rs 3,243.17 crore to sustain in the lockdown imposed to contain Covid-19. Earlie...
By PTI in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 13.05.20

EPF cut to inject Rs 6,750 crore

The Centre on Wednesday announced a 2 per cent reduction in the statutory provident fund contribution of both the employer and the employee in establishments covered by the Employee Provident Fund Org...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 15.04.20

Credit from PF kitty via online

The EPFO has put in place an online mechanism as part of the electronic challan-cum-return (ECR) filing to enable entities to get the relief for their eligible employees under the Pradhan Mantri Garib...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

India  /  Published 03.11.19

EPF funds diversion rocks Yogi government, 2 held

Two former executives of the Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited have been arrested on the charge of illegally investing Rs 2,631 crore of the Employees Provident Fund money, and with a company th...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow


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