Tag: EPFO

Employees going for work abroad can fill PF data online

| April 16, 2014

Organised sector employees going abroad for offshore work can now fill their PF details online for seeking the Certificate of Coverage — which attests that the person concerned is covered under social security schemes, and get it in three working days. Applicants will be able to enter their data such as names, PF account numbers […]

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Performance of EPFO in the September, 2013

| October 19, 2013

Performance of EPFO in the September, 2013 While reviewing the work of Employees Provident Fund Organisation during September 2013, it has been observed that the Organisation settled 7,96,759 claims in its 123 offices located throughout the country compared to 7,49,639 claims settled during September 2012. More than 50 % of the offices settled more than […]

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Employees Provident Fund interest rates may go upto 8.5%

| September 23, 2013

Employees Provident Fund interest rates may go upto 8.5%. The reconstituted EPFO’s Central Board of Trustees (CBT), which has to take a call on interest rate on PF deposits for the current fiscal, is likely to hold its first meeting on October 4. The meeting of the CBT headed by the Labour Minister is likely to be called on October 4 […]

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Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) says no to New Pension System

| August 8, 2013

The Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) says it disagrees with finance ministry’s proposal to encourage its subscribers to shift to New Pension System saying it does not provide better returns than its Employees Pension Scheme-1995. The retirement fund body has said this in response to a letter written by Financial Services Secretary to Labour Secretary. “If we take return of EPS […]

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EPFO must give Priority to timely Settlement of Claims for Provident Fund

| July 31, 2013

EPFO must give Priority to timely Settlement of Claims for Provident Fund Press Information Bureau Government of India Ministry of Labour & Employment EPFO must give Priority to timely Settlement of Claims for Provident Fund- Sis Ram Ola Union Labour & Employment Minister Shri Sis Ram Ola has emphasized that the Employee Provident Fund Organization […]

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Aadhar Card to bring better EPFO services.

| January 27, 2013 | Reply

Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (Ministry of Labour, Govt. Of India) Head Office, Bhavishya Nidhi Bhawan, 14 Bhikaiji Cama Place, New Delhi — 110066 No.R-I/UID/2010/30051 Dated: 21 Jan 2103 To 1.All Additional CPFCs (Political States) 2. All RPFCs-I (in-Charge of Region) Reference: H.O. letter No. R-I/UID/2010/Pt/27938 dated 20.12.2012. Subject:- Leveraging Aadhaar number to improve the services of EPFO. This is […]

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