Aadhaar not necessary for pensioners to submit life certificate: EPFO
Pensioners can now submit a life certificate without the 12-digit unique identity number.
Online filing must for PF withdrawals above Rs 10 lakh: EPFO
At present, EPFO subscribers have the option of filing online as well as manual claims for provident fund withdrawal as also for pension.
Now link Aadhaar with PF account via UMANG app
The facility on e-KYC portal has added a new feature to link UAN with Aadhaar online using biometric credentials.
Labour Ministry to issue UWIN Cards to informal workers from April
Ministry has already initiated a pilot on the UWIN Cards to test the efficacy of the system.
'Expect hike in minimum pension to Rs 7,500 per month under EPS-95'
Pension is Rs 1,000 a month at present, provided under Employees' Pension Scheme 1995 managed by EPFO.
Govt unlikely to slow down on labour reforms in 2018
The code also propose to hand over operation of social security schemes to state governments.
EPFO advises members against fully withdrawing funds
Digital movement is really enabling EPFO to go forward and introduce lot of things more aggressively.
Merge 10 old EPF accounts at one go with EPFO's new service
Currently EPFO subscribers are required to file separate transfer claims online using UAN on EPFO's UAN portal.
Pensioners' body bats for Rs 7,500 minimum monthly pension
Of nearly 60 lakh pensioners under EPS-95, close to 40 lakh receive a sum of below Rs 1,500 per month.
EPFO plans to use NPCI for beneficiary payment
The benefit of the proposed system is that the funds will be transferred on the same day to the beneficiaries through NPCI platform.