Economy

Recruitment to expand footprint of investment services: Parvez Ahmed

Recruitment to expand footprint of investment services: Parvez Ahmed

Srinagar: JK Bank Financial Services Limited (JKBFSL) a wholly owned subsidiary of J&K Bank, today released the list of 148 candidates selected for specialist job roles of Relationship Executives, Processors, Dealers, Relationship Managers, Risk Management Clearing & Settlement Executives, Human Resource Executives, Finance & Accounts Executive, IT Executives, Compliance Executives etc. for various locations within […]

J&K Bank celebrates World Arbour Day, plants trees

J&K Bank celebrates World Arbour Day, plants trees

Srinagar: On the occasion of World Arbour Day, J&K Bank conducted a plantation drive wherein scores of saplings comprising of various species were planted here in the picturesque Badamvaer Park. Notably, the park is developed and maintained by the Bank under its Ecology and Heritage Preservation Program. Led by the Bank’s Chairman and CEO Parvez […]

Srinagar administration finalises measures for conservation, promotion of local copper art

Srinagar administration finalises measures for conservation, promotion of local copper art

SRINAGAR: Srinagar district administration Thursday finalised a plan for conservation and promotion of art of manufacturing copper utensils and providing market linkages and opportunities for hand-made copper utensils. District Development Commissioner Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary chaired a meeting with copper manufacturers union and a team of officers including ADC Srinagar, Dy Commissioner State Taxes Department, […]

Kashmir’s cricket bat units need official turf to grow as industry: Advisor Ganai

Kashmir’s cricket bat units need official turf to grow as industry: Advisor Ganai

SRINAGAR: Advisor to Governor, Khurshid Ahmad Ganai on Thursday said that Kashmir’s cricket bat units were proving to be sustainable entrepreneurial ventures—providing employment opportunities to thousands of youth. Speaking to the delegation of Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Bat Manufacturers Association led by Abdul Rashid Dar from south Kashmir, Ganai said that one of the oldest […]

J&K Bank inaugurates new premises in Beerwah Budgam

J&K Bank inaugurates new premises in Beerwah Budgam

Srinagar: Reinventing customer-interaction platforms and service-spaces, J&K Bank on Monday threw open new state-of-the-art premises of its 47-year-old Business Unit Beerwah in Budgam district, an official statement issued here said. The Bank’s Executive President Abdul Rashid Sheigan inaugurated the new premises and an Automated Teller Machine (ATM) in presence of Zonal Head Kashmir (Central-II) Syed […]

Agriculture, Horticulture, Tourism are backbone of state economy: Div Com

Agriculture, Horticulture, Tourism are backbone of state economy: Div Com

SRINAGAR: The Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan today termed Agriculture, Horticulture and Tourism sectors as the backbone of State’s economy. The Divisional Commissioner made these remarks while inaugurating the mega Kisan Mela 2019 in the premises of Agriculture Complex, Lal Mandi. The mela was organized by the department of Agriculture under ATMA scheme. On […]

State Chief Justice inaugurates ATM at Sadder Court

State Chief Justice inaugurates ATM at Sadder Court

Srinagar: Committed to ensure that people have easy access to basic banking services at all the important public places, J&K Bank today commissioned an Automated Teller Machine (ATM) withinthe premises of Sadder Court Bemina, an official statement issued here said. Chief Justice, J&K High CourtJustice Gita Mittal along with Justice Ali Mohammad Magreyinaugurated the ATM […]

Fake GST Firms racket busted, goods worth Rs. 48 lakh seized

Fake GST Firms racket busted, goods worth Rs. 48 lakh seized

JAMMU: The State Taxes Department, Jammu busted a fake GST Firms racket operating from New Delhi and also in the State of Jammu and Kashmir. “On the basis of specific inputs the enforcement team of State Taxes Department, Jammu detained vehicle carrying goods worth Rs. 40 lakh to the State. “On physical inspection of the […]