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Travel Trade Association meet Director Tourism

Strategy for promoting tourism discussed SRINAGAR, AUGUST 16: Director Tourism Kashmir Tasaduq Jeelani today said that department of tourism Kashmir would aggressively market J&K state as a top tourist destination in the upcoming travel marts and road shows to be held within and outside the Country. The Directors stated this during a meeting with the heads of the local Associations ... Read More »

Privatization of Power: Power employees up in arms against government

Srinagar, Aug 13, CNS: Power sector employees in Jammu and Kashmir are up in arms against State Government decision to privatize distribution of electricity. The employees have threatened to intensify their protest against the move.    While calling the move anti-people they said that Kashmir being the conflict zone has suffered huge economic losses and paying hefty amounts as power fee to ... Read More »

J&K Bank among 5 toppers in digital payment transactions

Srinagar, Aug 10: While falling in line with the national mission, 'Digital India campaign', J&K Bank has figured among top 5 banks in achieving targets in digital payment transactions. Pursuing an annual target of 4 crore digital transaction for the current financial year, 2018-19, the bank has captured 1.17 crore digital payment transactions in the first quarter of the current financial ... Read More »

JK Bank institutes Gold Medals for  academic toppers 

“Reach out to the student community of J&K to inspire them and channelize their energy”, J&K Bank Chariman  Srinagar, Aug 06: Indian Institute of Technology, Jammu, today celebrated its Foundation Day which was presided over by the Chairman and CEO, J&K Bank, Parvez Ahmed as chief guest in presence of Guest of Honor, Vice Chancellor, Central University, Prof. Ashok Aima, Director ... Read More »

Trade & Export Policy: JK to boost exports, create niche market for local products

Private sector to be lead stakeholder in new trade-based economic structure The Policy lays out the roadmap for the transition of the State’s agrarian economy to a The J&K Trade & Export Policy (2018-28) drafted by the State’s Industries and Commerce Department in consultation with various stakeholders was last evening approved by the State Administrative Council (SAC) headed by the ... Read More »

Tasaduq Jeelani holds meeting with employees

 'TRC to have free wifi access for visitors' Srinagar Aug 2: Director tourism Kashmir Tasaduq Jeelani Thursday held an introductory meeting with employees of all sections of the department. During the meeting, the Director Tourism Kashmir urged the employees to maintain the highest standards of professionalism while discharging their duties. While emphasizing that  tourism is the face of our state, ... Read More »

JK Bank Q1 net profit grows 75% to 52 Cr

   A robust start to FY 2018-19 Srinagar, July 27: J&K Bank the premier financial institution and a listed entity of the state today declared a robust start to the Financial Year 2018-19 by posting a net profit of    Rs 52.59 Cr for the first quarter ended June 2018 registering 75 pc increase over the net profit of Rs 30.19 Cr reported for the June ... Read More »

Director Agriculture stresses on diversified farming

JAMMU, JULY 25: Director Agriculture Jammu, Hari Krishan Razdan, accompanied by Director Command Area Development, S. Jatinder Singh, visited the farmers’ fields at Jakh, Sarore and other areas of Samba District to monitor the progress of various Farmers’ welfare schemes and programmes. Both Directors jointly inaugurated the Milky Mushroom Cultivation Unit at Mushroom Demonstration and Training Centre at RakhDhiansar. Interacting ... Read More »

Govt imposing tax on flood-damaged goods: KTMF

  Seeks Vohra’s intervention, asks traders to register details Srinagar, July 24, CNS: Terming the issuance of notices by the Commercial Tax and other agencies to Kashmiri traders over clearance of previous dues a “cruel joke,” the Kashmir Traders and Manufacturers Federation (KTMF) President Mr Haji Muhammad Yasin Khan has said that in the wake of official diktat the government wants ... Read More »