Labour ministry drops the plan to corporatise EPFO
The ministry’s proposal to corporatise the EPFO had faced severe criticism. In its latest draft code released in September, it had proposed a corporate structure to be headed by a CEO.
Now workers can generate UAN from EPFO portal directly
At present, workers are required to apply through their employers to get the universal...
Food Corporation of India likely to raise up to Rs 13,200 crore
FCI has appointed about two dozen local arrangers to help raise the money.
ED attaches assets of EPFO officials in PMLA case
The ED had earlier raided the premises of Singh and recovered Rs 10.60 lakh cash, gold and diamond jewellery worth Rs 27 lakh apart from documents relating to fixed deposits, postal deposits and immovable properties.
Do not share your personal details, bank account, UAN over phone, warns EPFO
EPFO is warning members via its website and social media handles regarding fake phone calls and is also advising them not to share personal details like PAN, Aadhaar, bank account or EPF account details like Universal Account Number (UAN).
EPFO members may get an option to draw pension after 60
The proposal to increase the superannuation age is expected to help a beneficiary grow his/her pension kitty.
Supreme court order gives techies 'Aadhaar' to not share unique ID
Employees are citing the SC order from last September to avoid linking Aadhaar to EPFO.
EPFO backs plan to allow subscribers’ NPS switch
The National Pension System (NPS) is a voluntary, defined contribution programme administered and regulated by PFRDA.
Does pension from EPFO qualify for standard deduction?
"The pension received from EPFO is taxable under the head salary and it will qualify for the standard deduction. "
13.08 lakh new jobs created in August: ESIC payroll data
The report said that since the number of subscribers are from various sources, there are elements of overlap and the estimates are not additive. The NSO also said the report does not measure employment at a holistic level.
ETFs emerge as preferred investment vehicle for institutions, led by EPFO
There are a few reasons for the rising interest of institutional investors in ETFs.
Rules for recruitment of hindi translators in EPFO notified
These will be Group-B non-ministerial role position and anyone below 30 years of age can apply for the post.
EPFO invites application for posting employees in Jammu, Kashmir, and Ladakh
A decision to start operations in Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh was taken at the 225th meeting of the Central Board of Trustees of EPFO.
EPFO in talks with NHAI to enhance funding for road projects
The NHAI is in talks with EPFO, which is looking to invest longterm funds in the road sector, two people aware of the matter said.
EPFO to launch e-inspection system to simplify process
EPFO proposed to amend the Act to limit enquiry period to a maximum of two years in order to curtail harassment.
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