Legislature passes Bill to facilitate setting up JK State Power Trading Company
February 12, 2018

JAMMU, FEBRUARY 12: The Legislative Assembly today passed a Bill to amend the Jammu and Kashmir Electricity Act-2010 to pave the way for setting up of J&K State Power Trading Company Ltd. The Bill was moved in the House by the Deputy Chief Minister Dr Singh and after thorough discussion the House passed the Bill along with amendments through voice vote. Legislators, Mubarak Gul, Nawang Rigzin Jora,.

In a historic first, JK Govt directly enters into JV with Dubai Ports
February 11, 2018

Multi-Modal Logistics Park project to bring Rs 5000 cr FDI, turn-around State’s economy: Dr Drabu DUBAI, FEBRUARY 11: In a maiden and major development, the Government of Jammu and Kashmir last evening signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) here with Dubai Ports World to establish Multi-Modal Logistics Park (MMLP) and transportation hub in the State through Foreign Direct Investment (FDI). The.

JK Assembly Passes Rs 95666.97 Cr Budget For 2018-19
February 5, 2018

The Legislative Assembly Saturday passed Rs 95666.97 crore budget for J&K for the year 2018-19 with 20% step up over the last year’s budget size of Rs 79472 crore. The Jammu and Kashmir Appropriation Bill-2018 moved by the Finance Minister Dr Haseeb Drabu in the House in this regard was passed with voice-vote. Pertinently, for the first time in J&K’s legislative history, the Finance Minister.

JK Assembly passes Rs 95666.97 Cr Budget for 2018-19
February 3, 2018

In a first, FinMin links Appropriation Bill with wide-ranging Expenditure Reforms to speed up spending Valuable suggestions of Legislators will help streamline JK’s fiscal framework, economic course: Dr Drabu JAMMU, FEBRUARY 03(PTK): The Legislative Assembly Saturday passed Rs 95666.97 crore budget for J&K for the year 2018-19 with 20% step up over the last year’s budget size of Rs 79472.

Haseeb Drabu presents his 4th budget in JK assembly
January 11, 2018

Jammu: J&K finance minister, Haseeb A Drabu, on Thursday presented his fourth budget in J&K legislative Assembly. Drabu came to the house around 11:55 am and started his budget speech at around 12:05 pm. The finance minister is likely to allot special allocations for the upcoming Panchayat Elections proposed to be held in February this year. All the members were present in the house as Drabu.

FM finalizes Budget 2018-19
January 10, 2018

Dr Drabu to present 4th Budget in a row   SRIANAGR, JAN 10 (PTK): The Finance Minister, Dr Haseeb Drabu today gave final touches to the Budget 2018-19 to be presented by him in the State Legislature tomorrow. This will be the 4th Budget in a row to be presented by Dr Drabu.   The Finance Minister and his junior Minister Mr Ajay Nanda were huddled.

Targeted sectoral interventions in Budget for JK’s economic revival: Dr Drabu
December 23, 2017

  SRINAGAR, DEC 23 (PTK): Ahead of the presentation of Budget for fiscal 2018-19 in the state legislature, Minister for Finance and Labour and Employment, Dr Haseeb A Drabu today held extensive deliberations with the Kashmir Inc at the Excise and Taxation Complex here. Commissioner, Commercial Taxes, Parvaiz Iqbal Khateeb, Excise Commissioner, Mohammad Javed Khan, Additional Commissioner, Commercial.

Restitute financial, physical assets to stay relevant: Dr Drabu to PSUs
November 29, 2017

  SRINAGAR, NOV 29 (PTK): Minister for Finance, Labour & Employment Dr Haseeb Drabu asserted the need for redefining the mandate of Financial Corporations besides reorganizing their financial, physical and human resources to help them remain relevant in present and projected financial scenarios in the state/nation. The Minister said this while convening a meeting.

Dir Agri, V-C SKUAST visit Spice Park at Pampore
November 29, 2017

  SRINAGAR, NOV 29 (PTK): Director Agriculture Kashmir Syed Altaf Aijaz Andrabi and Vice-Chancellor, Sheri Kashmir University of Agriculture Sciences & Technology (SKUAST) Kashmir, Professor Nazeer Ahmad visited Spice Park Pampore to review the pace of completion work on different sections of the park.   The park is getting is getting developed at an estimated.

Valley Weekend draws local youth, tourists to adventure sports on Sunday
November 26, 2017

  SRINAGAR, NOV 26 (PTK): Continuing with its promotional programmes, the department of tourism Kashmir on Sunday organized Mountain Biking on Zabarwan hills and Kayaking, Canoeing and Rowing at Dal Lake as part of its ‘Valley Weekend’ events. Director tourism Kashmir Mahmood A Shah flagged off the Cyclothon at Zabarwan park at 9 am in which over 50 cyclists.