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EPFO mulls increasing equity investment to 25 pc

New Delhi: The Employers' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) is considering a proposal to increase its investment in equities from 15 percent to 25 percent in order to cover the gap in the shortfall in returns with investment in debt securities, media reports said.

Govt approves 8.1 pc interest rate on PF deposits for 2021-22

New Delhi: The Centre Friday notified 8.1 percent interest on Employees' Provident Fund (EPF) deposits, paving the way for crediting the interest into the accounts of 60 million EPFO account holders for 2021-22.

Govt may raise tax-free PF contribution limit to Rs 5 lakh for all salaried employees: Report

New Delhi/IBNS: In good news for salaried employees, the government may double the limit for tax-free contribution to the provident fund for salaried employees up to Rs 5 lakh per annum in the forthcoming Union budget 2022-23, in order to bring them at par with government employees.

Union Finance Ministry approves 8.5 pc interest rate on provident fund for FY21: Report

New Delhi/IBNS: The Union Finance Ministry on October 29 ratified an 8.5 percent interest rate for 2020-21 for provident fund, media reports said.

Lockdown income-loss forces workers to lay hands on Provident Fund savings

Mumbai/IBNS: As many as 6,50,000 people have withdrawn money from their Employees' Provident Fund (EPF) savings to fulfill the income loss due to extended Covid-19 lockdown, said a media report.

2019 elections sop: Govt announces pension for PSIC employees

New Delhi, Mar 2 (UNI) With an eye on 2019 General elections, the Government on Saturday announced another sop for employees of Public Sector Insurance Companies, giving them one more opportunity to opt for pension after retirement.