Economy

PM holds 29th PRAGATI video-conference with Chief Secretaries

PM holds 29th PRAGATI video-conference with Chief Secretaries

SRINAGAR:  Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, today chaired his 29th interaction through PRAGATI with Union Secretaries of various Ministries and Chief Secretaries of States. Chief Secretary, J&K, Shri B V R Subrahmanyam also participated in the video conference. The Prime Minister reviewed the progress in resolution of grievances related to the telecommunications sector. He was briefed […]

What needs to be linked, what does not with Aadhaar

What needs to be linked, what does not with Aadhaar

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday brought out the list of services for which biometric ID Aadhaar needs to be mandatorily linked, and the ones for which it is not required. SERVICES REQUIRING AADHAAR LINKING: * It is mandatory to link PAN with Aadhaar. * Aadhaar is compulsory for filing Income Tax returns. * […]

Agmark online system is being implemented across the country to conduct quality control functions

Agmark online system is being implemented across the country to conduct quality control functions

New Delhi: Minister of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare Shri Radha Mohan Singh today launched the online software for Agmark. On this occasion he said that fulfilling Prime Minister’s Digital India dream and following its footsteps, the application processes related to Agmark certification are being done online by the Directorate of Marketing & Inspection (DMI). The […]

Online filing of registration and licensing applications by employers now mandatory

Online filing of registration and licensing applications by employers now mandatory

New Delhi: Taking cognizance of the Government’s focus on making India “Digital India” by ensuring that various Government Services are made available to the citizens electronically and to provide trust based efficient public service delivery by bringing transparency and accountability in the system, Ministry of Labour and Employment has initiated the process for providing the […]

Dir Tourism flags off Kashmir to Kanyakumari cycling expedition

Dir Tourism flags off Kashmir to Kanyakumari cycling expedition

SRINAGAR: Director Tourism Kashmir Tasaduq Jeelani today flagged off a Pune based cyclist Vivek Lokur at Tourist Reception Centre (TRC)Srinagar for 4000 km Kashmir to Kanyakumari for an ultra-cycling expedition. Lokur from Maharashtra decided to start his cycling expedition from Srinagar to spread a message about Kashmir being a safe place for the travellers. On […]

LMD books vendors for labelling violations

LMD books vendors for labelling violations

SRINAGAR: Field executives of Legal Metrology Department (LMD) today booked various business vendors in Sanant Nagar and Rawalpora areas of Srinagar for selling various crockery items without proper labelling. During the inspections, a large quantity of crockery items like Herb Mincer, baby-feeder, cookie-cutters, tissue-paper holders, glassware, napkins etc were seized by the LMD team on the […]

Vyas discusses establishment of Rs 100 cr Technology Centre with Centre

Vyas discusses establishment of Rs 100 cr Technology Centre with Centre

SRINAGAR: Advisor to Governor B B Vyas today discussed with Ram Mohan Mishra, Additional Secretary & Development Commissioner, Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME), Govt of India establishment of Rs 100 crore Technology Centre in the state. The Additional Secretary called on B B Vyas today and discussed a wide range of issues […]

Food Business Operators asked to get registered

Food Business Operators asked to get registered

SRINAGAR: Commissioner Food safety, Dr Abdul Kabir Dar today called upon all the un-registered Food Business Operators (FBOs) as well as those intending to start a food business to get themselves registered as it is mandatory for carrying out the business practice. The Commissioner said that although Food Safety & Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) […]

Dir Tourism interacts with US Embassy Vice Consul

Dir Tourism interacts with US Embassy Vice Consul

SRINAGAR: Director tourism Kashmir Tasaduq Jeelani today had an interaction with Vice Consul at US Embassy at New Delhi, Katrina Dix, to improve communication ties with the embassy, so that American nationals visiting the State can be helped quickly in case they face any problem.            The cooperation would include facilitating American nationals for any emergency including death, […]

Govt rolls out maiden ‘JK Start-Up Policy-2018’

Govt rolls out maiden ‘JK Start-Up Policy-2018’

SRINAGAR: The Industries & Commerce Department today formally rolled out the maiden “J&K Start-up Policy-2018” for the state. The Policy was approved by the State Administrative Council (SAC) headed by Governor Satya Pal Malik last week. Giving details, Principal Secretary Industries & Commerce, Shailendra Kumar said the Policy aims to nurture and inspire the young […]

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