Reduction in EPF contributions shall be applicable "in respect of wages payable by it for the months of May, June and July, 2020"
19 May 2020 3:19 PM
Employees' Provident Fund contributions will be paid by government for next three months
14 May 2020 9:44 AM
Central Board of Trustees (CBT) had approved 8.65 per cent interest rate for the last fiscal in February this year.
19 Sep 2019 12:24 PM
EPFO had provided a five-year-low interest rate of 8.55 per cent to its subscribers for 2017-18.
30 Aug 2019 1:11 PM
The total backlog or outstanding provident fund dues of the EPFO during 2018-19 was Rs 791.63 crore.
17 Jul 2019 4:06 PM
Increase in minimum pension for employees affiliated to EPF to Rs 2000 will cost the govt Rs 4,671 cr and Rs 11696 cr if hiked to Rs 3000.
24 Jun 2019 3:07 PM
Earlier in Feb, EPFO's apex decision making body Central Board of Trustees had decided to raise interest rate on EPF to 8.65 pc.
26 Apr 2019 6:22 PM
Provident Fund balance transferred from one's ex-employer will become an automated process.
15 Mar 2019 12:39 PM
Employer as well as employee pay 12 pc of basic wages each towards contribution for social security scheme run by EPFO.
02 Mar 2019 12:35 PM
The benefit of the proposed system is that the funds will be transferred on the same day to the beneficiaries through NPCI platform.
24 Nov 2017 3:13 PM
Employees contribute 12 per cent on their salary to their provident fund account.
02 Sep 2017 1:54 PM
At present, these trusts provide administrative charges of 0.18 per cent of the basic wages.
25 Jun 2017 2:00 PM
The unions have been opposed to the merger of the Coal Mines Provident Fund (CMPF) with the Employees Provident Fund (EPF).
19 Jun 2017 10:03 AM
At present the employees' entire 12 per cent contribution is deposited into his EPF account.
26 May 2017 3:11 PM
EPFO is an autonomous body and provides interest on EPF deposits from its own income.
28 Apr 2017 2:33 PM
EPFO has done away with need for certificates and proformas for seeking advance for treatment of illness.
27 Apr 2017 7:49 PM
Finance Ministry has been nudging the Labour Ministry to lower the EPF rate.
20 Apr 2017 1:25 PM
Finance Ministry had last year also decided to lower the EPF interest rate of 8.8 per cent for 2015-16.
16 Apr 2017 12:20 PM
Memebers can withdraw up to 90 per cent of their fund for making down payments while buying homes.
15 Mar 2017 4:14 PM
TMC, Opposition united in criticism.
20 Dec 2016 3:42 AM