Economy

SAC approves Legislation to regulate bovine breeding activities

SAC approves Legislation to regulate bovine breeding activities

JAMMU: The State Administrative Council (SAC) headed by Governor, Satya Pal Malik approved the Jammu and Kashmir Bovine Breeding Bill, 2018. The Bill aims to regulate bovine breeding activities including use of bovine breeding bulls for production of bovine semen, production, processing, storage, sale and distribution of bovine semen and Artificial Insemination (AI) services in […]

Srinagar Smart City: CEO discusses project components with experts

Srinagar Smart City: CEO discusses project components with experts

SRINAGAR: Chief Executive Officer Srinagar Smart City, Dr Syed Abid Rasheed Shah, Saturday chaired a meeting of senior officers and experts of different fields to seek their ideas for areas needing corrective measures for meaningful and tangible results under the Srinagar Smart City project. The meeting, which lasted for several hours held threadbare discussions on […]

Taxes Deptt inspects business centres in Awantipora

Taxes Deptt inspects business centres in Awantipora

SRINAGAR: The Enforcement team, State Taxes Department Kashmir Thursday inspected various business centres at Awantipora and adjacent areas. As per an official handout, the team was headed by Additional Commissioner, State Taxes (Administration & Enforcement), Kashmir, Manzoor Ahmed Bhat. The business centres inspected included M/s Bhat Motors, Jawhbara,AwantiporaM/s Agro Tractor Traders,Awantipora, M/s Khan AlsabaAutomobiles,Awantipora M/s […]

Advisor Sharma holds pre-budget consultations with Kashmir business Inc

Advisor Sharma holds pre-budget consultations with Kashmir business Inc

SRINAGAR: In a bid to facilitate industrial activity, businesses and trade by preparing more convenient budget for 2019-2020, Advisor to Governor, Kewal Kumar Sharma today held a pre-budget consultation with the stake holders of Kashmir division. Principal Secretary Finance, Navin Kumar Choudhary; Commissioner Sales Taxes, P K Bhat; Excise Commissioner Talat Parvez Rohella, Additional Commissioner, […]

Advisor Sharma holds pre-budget consultations with Jammu trade, industries associations

Advisor Sharma holds pre-budget consultations with Jammu trade, industries associations

JAMMU: Advisor to Governor, Kewal Kumar Sharma today held Pre-Budget consultation meetings with several Trade, Industries and related associations in Jammu here at Excise and Taxation Complex, Rail Head. During the series of consultation meetings with representations of various business and trade associations and other stakeholders, the Advisor sought suggestions and proposals that may be […]

Finance Deptt winds up pre-budget consultations

Finance Deptt winds up pre-budget consultations

JAMMU: Principal Secretary Finance, Navin K Choudhary has concluded the extensive and mandatory exercise of pre-budget consultations of Government departments for the next financial year. While winding up this annual process, today he chaired the last and final meeting of Power Development Department and discussed its budgetary proposals. Commissioner/Secretary PDD, Hirdesh Kumar along with a […]

Dir Tourism holds introductory meet with travel, hospitality sector

Dir Tourism holds introductory meet with travel, hospitality sector

SRINAGAR: Director Tourism Kashmir Nisar Ahmad Wani Thursday convened an introductory and interactive meeting with the representatives of the travel and hospitality sector associations here at Directorate office. All the heads and representatives of the Valley’s major travel and hotel associations attended the meeting. The travel and hotel bodies representatives spoke at length about various […]

Govt to develop network of STPs to save water bodies

Govt to develop network of STPs to save water bodies

JAMMU: As a long-term strategy to for conservation of prominent water bodies in the State, including Dal Lake, Jhelum, Chenab and Tawi rivers from pollution hazards, and for the restoration of pristine glory of twin capital cities viz; Jammu and Srinagar, the Government will develop Sewage Treatment Plants (STPs) of adequate capacities. Such STPs will […]

Navin for effective implementation of welfare schemes

Navin for effective implementation of welfare schemes

JAMMU: Principal Secretary Finance, Navin K Choudhary today called upon the Departments of Social Welfare and Tribal Affairs to implement all welfare schemes in letter and spirit to ensure their benefits to the targeted population at the grass root level. He said the Department of Social Welfare is mandated to uplift the living conditions of […]