September 02, 2014 11:37 (IST)
The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) sold nearly 30,000 application forms on Monday, the first day of its biggest residential scheme for sale of 25,034 flats in the capital.
September 02, 2014 09:59 (IST)
Soon, you will be able to change jobs without worrying about transferring the funds lying in your provident fund. Retirement fund body Employees Provident Fund Organisation expects to operationlise permanent or universal account numbers (UAN) to its over 4 crore subscribers by October 15 this year.
Written By: Devika Singh | August 30, 2014 18:04 (IST)
Banks are rolling out attractive offers to woo customers in a bid to cash in the upbeat sentiment during the upcoming festive season. Bankers say demand for consumer loans has started to grow since the formation of a strong government at the Centre in May.
August 30, 2014 17:18 (IST)
Before applying for a car loan, it is essential to make sure that one has a good credit history and fulfills all eligibility criteria.
August 30, 2014 11:45 (IST)
When the stakes are so high, it is bound to affect us, we do get nervous, but also excited at the same time because buying a home is a big achievement too.
August 30, 2014 11:42 (IST)
Residential property sales in India have remained sluggish over the past year amid slowing economic growth, high interest rates and high inflation, among others. But analysts see sales volume picking up in the second half of this year (July-December).
August 29, 2014 21:23 (IST)
The Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has asked its field offices to focus on the construction industry and the services sector to increase the coverage of its social security net by 30 per cent following the government's decision to enhance wage ceiling.
August 29, 2014 13:34 (IST)
Ganesha himself symbolizes wealth creation and financial wellness.
August 28, 2014 12:29 (IST)
More salaried employees will now have to maintain provident fund accounts. The Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has hiked the minimum salary limit to Rs 15,000 from Rs 6,500 earlier.
August 26, 2014 23:44 (IST)
All central government employees, except those working as peons or multi-tasking staff, need to declare their assets and liabilities and those of their spouses and dependent children as mandatory
August 26, 2014 17:11 (IST)
Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) trustees on Tuesday decided to retain interest payment on provident fund deposits for 2014-15 at 8.75 per cent.
New Delhi | August 25, 2014 14:49 (IST)
The issue of payment of interest rate is listed on the agenda of the next meeting of the Employees' Provident Fund Organisation's apex decision making body the Central Board of Trustees (CBT) which is scheduled for August 26.
New Delhi | August 24, 2014 15:46 (IST)
The issue of payment of interest rate for 2014-15 is listed on the agenda of the next meeting of the Central Board of Trustees (CBT) which is scheduled on August 26.
August 24, 2014 12:38 (IST)
Though the jury is still out on whether he can live up to the expectations of the countrymen at large, retail investors certainly stand to gain from him.
August 22, 2014 22:22 (IST)
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday notified the increase in deposit money under Public Provident Fund (PPF) to Rs 1.5 lakh from Rs 1 lakh earlier.
New Delhi | August 22, 2014 09:55 (IST)
According to the global professional services firm, a large number of employees are not confident of affording a long spell of retirement amid high inflationary pressures.
August 21, 2014 16:41 (IST)
Under the Income Tax Act, such donations at present get 50 per cent tax exemption under section 80G.
August 20, 2014 19:57 (IST)
Mr Jaitley also increased the maximum amount eligible for deduction through permissible investments under 80C of the Income-Tax Act to Rs 1.5 lakh, from Rs 1 lakh. PPF is one of the financial savings that qualifies for Section 80C tax benefits. Not only the money you invest in PPF is exempt from tax under Section 80C, the interest you earn on the PPF investment is also exempt from tax.
New Delhi | August 20, 2014 19:54 (IST)
The government has issued a notification raising the limit from annual PPF deposit limit from Rs 1 lakh to Rs 1.5 lakh in pursuance of the announcement made by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.
August 18, 2014 17:47 (IST)
Surgeons get an average annual salary of $233,150 in the US, making it the highest paid career in the country, followed by physicians and psychiatrists, according to a report.