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EPFO allows enrolment of new employees without Aadhar in Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland

The penetration of Aadhaar is very low in Assam, Meghalaya and Nagaland, the EPFO said in an order.

published on : 29th August 2018

Interest rate on small savings schemes unchanged

Much to the disappointment of small investors, the government has kept interest rate on small savings schemes such as PPF unchanged for the September quarter.

published on : 5th July 2018

Employees provident fund conducts 222nd meet of board of trustees

Some of the key decisions taken at the meeting included the Central Board considering to adopt the Consolidated Annual Accounts with Audit Report for 2016-17.

published on : 28th June 2018

Equity linked savings are volatile, but fetch higher returns than PPF

If you are a risk-seeking investor who likes compounded growth with volatility in investments, ELSS is the most preferred investment avenue to save tax and offer a lower lock-in period of 3 years

published on : 25th June 2018

Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation changes grievance redressal programme in Tamil Nadu

The platform is a common one that will facilitate the exchange of ideas and dissemination of information along with grievance redressal, the statement said.

published on : 7th June 2018

Case filed against Coal Mines Provident Fund Organisation in Odisha

In January, she complained about Panda’s behaviour to higher authorities following which the CMPFO asked her to withdraw the complaint.

published on : 25th May 2018

No stay on Employees Provident Fund Organisation recovery proceedings against Gammon India

The Madras High Court has refused to stay the recovery proceedings of the Employees Provident Fund Organisation against Gammon India Ltd, which is handling Metro Rail project.

published on : 13th May 2018

EPFO suspends Aadhaar-seeding services through Common Service Centre; says no data leakage

Services pertaining to Aadhaar-seeding with PF accounts done by Common Service Centre (CSC) have been suspended "pending vulnerability checks".

published on : 2nd May 2018

Policy draft suggests full social security, Rs 9000 base wage for domestic helps

The law will enable the central government to set benchmark minimum wages for different regions across the country.

published on : 1st May 2018

Employee Provident Fund Organisation asks banks to not deny monthly pension for want of Aadhaar

EPFO asks banks to ensure pensioners are facilitated for Aadhaar enrolment and paper life certificate is accepted, in place of digitally generated one, for pensioners who have enrolled for Aadhaar.

published on : 11th April 2018

Social security schemes set to transform with new code

Draft labour code proposes common registration for different sectors.

published on : 4th April 2018

Employees' Provident Fund Organisation launches New portal for pensioners 

The portal will assist users with details like pension payment order number, payment order details, passbook information and other related information.

published on : 28th March 2018

Now link your Aadhaar with provident fund account via UMANG app

UMANG or Unified Mobile Application is an app launched by the government to provide access to various government services at one place.

published on : 27th February 2018

Provident fund interest reduction fallout of Punjab National Bank scam, says Mamata Banerjee

The Trinamool Congress supremo claims that the funds were being drawn from the people's pockets to balance the loss of an estimated Rs 11,400 crore suffered due to the PNB scam.

published on : 22nd February 2018
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