EPF contributions to go into Account 1, govt says

Deputy minister says necessary to replenish retirement funds first for people who withdrew under stimulus packages.

By Chan Kok Leong · 1 week ago

EPF contributions to go into Account 1, govt says

EPF to launch i-Sayang for married women in Q1 2022

Initiative part of ongoing efforts to improve people’s livelihoods.

· 1 week ago

EPF to launch i-Sayang for married women in Q1 2022

Allow EPF Account 1 withdrawal to pay medical bills, MP says

Lanang lawmaker says move can be implemented if Account 2 savings insufficient.

· 3 weeks ago

Allow EPF Account 1 withdrawal to pay medical bills, MP says

Experts call for quality jobs, older retirement age to refill EPF savings

They highlight urgent need to review social protection framework and Malaysians' lack of financial literacy.

By Ragananthini Vethasalam, Alfian Z.M. Tahir · 1 month ago · 1 comment

Experts call for quality jobs, older retirement age to refill EPF savings

Budget 2022 ignores EPF replenishment, economist says

Analyst says wealth fund needs recovery following impact of i-Sinar, i-Lestari withdrawals.

By Ragananthini Vethasalam · 1 month ago

Budget 2022 ignores EPF replenishment, economist says


EPF to focus on rebuilding members’ savings after withdrawal facilities

Retirement savings fund says more than 7.4 million members withdrew RM101 billion under i-Lestari, i-Sinar and i-Citra.

· 1 month ago

EPF to focus on rebuilding members’ savings after withdrawal facilities

Only 3% Malaysians can afford to retire, EPF says

Officer says under-50s members have low savings due to Covid-19-related withdrawals.

· 1 month ago

Only 3% Malaysians can afford to retire, EPF says

Umno no. 2, youth chief at odds over EPF issues

Mohamad Hasan concerned over lack of focus on returning money to contributors, Asyraf Wajdi unhappy one-off withdrawal under i-Citra not allowed.

By Alfian Z.M. Tahir · 1 month ago · 1 comment

Umno no. 2, youth chief at odds over EPF issues

EPF outsourced RM155 billion to external fund managers in 2020

Sum invested across equity and fixed income instruments, represents 15.55% of total investment assets.

· 1 month ago

EPF outsourced RM155 billion to external fund managers in 2020

EPF contributors with little savings say they still have time

Holders of accounts with less than RM10,000 say they've had to dip into their nest egg during the pandemic.

By Alfian Z.M. Tahir · 2 months ago

EPF contributors with little savings say they still have time

i-Citra is designed for Account 2 withdrawals, says EPF

If amount there is inadequate depositors will be allowed to access Account 1.

· 5 months ago

i-Citra is designed for Account 2 withdrawals, says EPF

EPF remains closed until June 28

All prior Janji Temu Online appointments are also cancelled.

· 5 months ago

EPF remains closed until June 28

Depletion of EPF savings through i-Sinar points to bigger problems, analysts say

They say the government needs a better retirement safety net for Malaysians and wages need to be raised.

By Bernard Saw · 8 months ago

Depletion of EPF savings through i-Sinar points to bigger problems, analysts say

i-Sinar payment starts today

Removal of criteria to allow for more applicants, open from March 8.

· 9 months ago

i-Sinar payment starts today

EPF records highest-ever gross investment income in 2020

Fund ends year with revenue of RM60.98 billion, highest in its history.

By Ragananthini Vethasalam · 9 months ago · 1 comment

EPF records highest-ever gross investment income in 2020