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Friday, April 10, 2020



Rules for relaxation in withdrawal criteria from EPF accounts notified

March 29, 2020 7:40 am

In a communication to field offices, EPFO has said officers should be made aware about changes so that such claims are “processed promptly and relief reaches the worker and his family to help them fight with COVID-19”.

Better aligned

March 07, 2020 7:45 am

EPFO’s move to lower interest rates is welcome. A high rate is unsustainable

EPFO Board cuts interest rate to 7-year low of 8.5%

March 06, 2020 4:26 am

The recommendation of the CBT regarding the EPF interest rate now requires ratification from the Finance Ministry which had last year questioned the surplus level and the Fund’s exposure to IL&FS and similar risky entities before granting its nod for the 8.65 per cent rate.

EPFO cuts interest rate to 8.5%: How will you be impacted?

March 06, 2020 11:50 am

There are over 6 crore active subscribers of EPFO. This is the lowest interest on provident fund in seven years.

EPFO cuts interest rate on employee provident fund to 8.50% for 2019-20

March 05, 2020 1:46 pm

Earlier the interest rate on employee provident fund was at 8.65 per cent.

EPFO Assistant Main result 2019 declared: Steps to check merit list, salary

November 27, 2019 5:48 pm

EPFO recruitment 2019: To be eligible for the post, candidates had to score 40 per cent marks for reserved category candidates the minimum marks required were 35 per cent.

EPFO SSA prelims result declared: Check phase II exam details, steps to check marks

October 22, 2019 1:46 pm

EPFO SSA Prelims result 2019: A total of 22,229 candidates shortlisted for 2189 posts. Mains exam on November 14.

EPFO assistant result 2019 declared, Mains exam date and pattern released

October 16, 2019 1:54 pm

EPFO assistant result 2019: The Main exam will be conducted on November 7 in both objective and descriptive type mode. The exam will be conducted online. Selected candidates will be hired at a salary of Rs 44,900 per month.

EPF Balance Online: Here’s how you can check it

October 15, 2019 10:46 am

EPF Balance Check Online: Labour Minister Santosh Gangwar announced that EPFO members would get 8.65 per cent interest on their deposits for 2018-19 before Diwali.

Give us your SC/ST numbers: Govt to firms under EPFO

September 25, 2019 12:08 pm

Through this month, regional provident fund offices have been sending out queries in a specified format to companies seeking “employment data of the proportion of SC & ST employees in total employment”.


EPF rollback: Trade unions protest in Bengaluru

April 19, 2016 10:41 pm

Under pressure from protesting trade unions, the Centre has cancelled a notification that tightened rules for the withdrawal of Employees’ Provident Fund (EPF) accumulations till the age of 58.