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J&K Investor Summit-2019: Officials hold meet with Hoteliers Association, Universities’ representatives

SRINAGAR: Principal Secretary Industries & Commerce (I&C) Department, Navin Kumar Choudhary Friday held separate meetings with Kashmir Hoteliers and representatives of three Universities in Kashmir to discuss about their contributions for making ‘J&K Investor Summit-2019′ a great success. J&K Investor Summit-2019 will be organized on October 12 to October 14, 2019. The opening ceremony will […]

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Achievements, targets of Labour Dept reviewed

SRINAGAR: Secretary Labour and Employment Department, Sourabh Bhagat Friday chaired a meeting to deliberate on the achievements and targets of the department for current financial year. The meeting attended by Bashir Ahmad Khan, Labour Commissioner, Dr. Arun Sharma, Administrative Officer, Nazir Ahmad Bhat, Additional Provident Fund Commissioner, Kashmir, Mohammad Ehsanul haq and other officers/officials of […]

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JK Bank poised to continue its journey of growth: Chairman

JK Bank poised to continue its journey of growth: Chairman

Srinagar: J&K Bank Chairman and Managing Director, Rajesh Kumar Chhibber on Thursday said that the journey of growth and expansion for the J&K bank will continue. “J&K Bank is in the green zone and continues to show resilience in the otherwise turbulent times for the banking industry,” he said. “The Bank is actively implementing its […]

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Poultry estate will revolutionize economy of Tral: Dr Samoon

Poultry estate will revolutionize economy of Tral: Dr Samoon

SRINAGAR: Principal Secretary Animal, Sheep and Fisheries department Thursday said Poultry estate in Tral will revolutionize the economy of the area. Dr Samoon said this during a meeting called for speeding up the establishment of Poultry estate in Tral here. The meeting was attended by Director Animal Husbandry Kashmir Purnima Mittal, Director Planning Industries and […]

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Implementation of Umeed Scheme in JK reviewed

Rs 149.68 cr disbursed among SHGs under JKSRLM in 2018-19

SRINAGAR: Union Joint Secretary, Ministry of Rural Development (MRD), Nita Kejriwal Thursday convened a meeting to review the implementation of ‘Umeed’ scheme in Jammu and Kashmir. The Scheme is being implemented in the State under Jammu Kashmir State Rural Livelihoods Mission (JKSRLM). The Joint Secretary was accompanied by a team of experts to revive and […]

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JKB RSETI conducts valedictory function, distributes certificates among trainees

Srinagar: J&K Bank’s Rural Self Employment Training Institute (RSETI) Srinagar today organised a valedictory function and distributed certificates among unemployed youth after successful completion of their training for Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Program (PMEGP) under Entrepreneur Development Program (EDP). Lead District Manager (LDM) Srinagar,Mohammad Muzaffar Wani was the chief guest of the ceremonythat was attended […]

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Govt contemplates one-time compensation for 5,300 displaced families from PaJK

Srinagar: The administration would take up with the Centre the matter of granting one-time compensation to 5,300 displaced families from PaJK who were left out in the rehabilitation package announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in 2015, a spokesman said on Thursday. In a meeting held under the chairmanship of Governor Satya Pal Malik on […]

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SICOP asked to establish CFCs for improvement of goods, services

SICOP asked to establish CFCs for improvement of goods, services

SRINAGAR: To create ecosystems for competitive goods and services, Advisor to Governor K Skandan Wednesday urged J&K Small Scale Industries Development Corporation Limited (SICOP) to upgrade its existing infrastructure like establishing Common Facility Centres (CFCs) at Industrial Estates. The Advisor stated this while speaking at the 89th Board of Directors (BoD) meet of SICOP here. […]

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JK to participate in World Food India 2019

Preparations reviewed by officials in Srinagar

SRINAGAR: Principal Secretary Industries & Commerce (I&C) Department, Navin Kumar Chaudhary Wednesday chaired a meeting to discuss and finalize the preparations of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) for participation in World Food India (WFI) 2019. Organized by the Ministry of Food Processing Industries, Government of India, WFI is a global event to facilitate partnerships between Indian […]

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2-day Gurez festival concludes

Department to promote vast tourism potential of Gurez: Dir Tourism

GUREZ: The two-day Gurez festival organized by the Department of Tourism and District administration Bandipora which concluded successfully here today saw an overwhelming response from the locals and the tourists. The festival marked the display of rich art, craft, culture, heritage and sports activities. Several Government Departments including the Department of Handicrafts, Handloom, NRLM, Fisheries, […]