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Now EPFO to make all payments to members electronically

EPFO has over four crore subscribers and receives 1 crore claims every year including that of EPF withdrawal.

08 May 2017 8:39 PM

Now you can withdraw from EPFO corpus for treatment

EPFO has done away with need for certificates and proformas for seeking advance for treatment of illness.

27 Apr 2017 7:49 PM

You must know these 5 new developments at EPFO

Aadhaar submission deadline pushed back to April 30 from earlier March 31, 2017.

14 Apr 2017 5:13 PM

EPFO to provide 8.65 per cent interest on EPF

This follows reports suggesting Finance Ministry wants interest rates lower by up to 50 bps.

13 Apr 2017 7:26 PM

EPFO mulls raising investment in stocks to 15 per cent

CBT had deferred decision on proposal to increase exposure in ETFs at its last meeting on March 30.

12 Apr 2017 11:32 AM


EPFO to develop UMANG app for EPF related claims

EPFO receives close to 1 crore applications manually for settlement of EPF withdrawals, pension fixation etc.

10 Apr 2017 5:38 PM

EPFO defers move to hike investments in ETFs to 15 pc

CBT agreed to cover around 62 lakh volunteers of Anganwadi, Asha and mid-day meal workers under social security scheme.

30 Mar 2017 5:51 PM

Singapore citizens in India get EPFO excemption

The body has asked its field offices not to insist on provident fund deduction from the salaries.

14 Mar 2017 4:08 PM

Less paperwork to enrol with EPFO, ESIC

The government is planning to introduce this common registration form soon to make things easier.

05 Mar 2017 10:35 AM

EPFO introduces composite form for death cases

New document that aims to reduce extra paper works replaces existing forms 20, 5-IF and 10-D.

04 Mar 2017 11:24 AM


Housing scheme for over 4 crore EPFO members

Members will be able to make down payment and pay EMIs from their EPF accounts to buy homes.

24 Feb 2017 5:19 PM

Government to fill varsity posts in six months, says Partha Chatterjee

Bill was deferred in the Winter Session in December last year with the Congress and the Left Front dubbing it as “anti-people”.

10 Feb 2017 6:49 AM

2 tea gardens attached in Assam over provident fund default

The minimum benefit under deposit-linked insurance will also be increased from Rs 40,000 to Rs 1 lakh per worker, says Das.

02 Jan 2017 5:36 AM

After year of flip-flops, EPFO buckles up for digital ride

Idea is to increase ease of doing business for over 6 lakh employers under EPFO.

30 Dec 2016 12:55 PM

Provident Fund rate cut another surgical strike: Congress

Banks not police stations, they are meant to provide services, says Randeep Singh Surjewala.

20 Dec 2016 2:09 AM


EPFO cuts interest rate on PF deposits to 8.65 per cent

It was widely expectd that Central Baord of Trustees at EPFO would retain present rate of 8.8 per cent.

19 Dec 2016 2:57 PM