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By sourav kalyan On 21 Jan, 2018 At 08:22 AM | Categorized As Business | With 0 Comments

Says SRTC generating Rs 200 cr revenue Transport Minister Sunil Sharma on Saturday said that the Transport Department of the state was manned by only 186 employees in all 22 districts. The minister was replying on the grants for Transport Department in the Legislative Assembly and said at least 16.5 lakh vehicles were registered in […]

By sourav kalyan On 20 Jan, 2018 At 01:20 PM | Categorized As Business | With 0 Comments

“Agriculture land is being used for construction purpose which is alarming and government should act strictly against the people involved in it,” he said. Conversion of agriculture land into housing colonies and other commercial establishments echoed in the state’s Legislative Assembly on Friday, while members accused government of acting as a mute spectator . The […]

By sourav kalyan On 19 Jan, 2018 At 08:31 AM | Categorized As Business | With 0 Comments

State gets only 1 index point due to worst road, railways connectivity Owing to poor transport connectivity, Jammu and Kashmir has been placed at the bottom of logistics index, an indicator of the efficiency of logistical services, in the first set of rankings released by Union Commerce and Industry Ministry recently. The Logistics Ease Across […]

By sourav kalyan On 18 Jan, 2018 At 09:13 AM | Categorized As Business | With 0 Comments

This was said in a written reply to a query raised by MLA NagrotaDevender Singh Rana. J&K Government on Wednesday informed the Lower House that 77.61 percent of the population has registered for Aadhar cards in the state. This was said in a written reply to a query raised by MLA Nagrota Devender Singh Rana. […]

By sourav kalyan On 17 Jan, 2018 At 06:18 AM | Categorized As Business | With 0 Comments

Says fruit infected with ‘some’ disease Authorities in Pakistan administered Kashmir (PaK) have asked their counterparts on this side of Line of Control to stop sending bananas via LoC trade, saying the fruit is ‘infected with ‘some’ disease’. In a letter to the Trade Facilitation Centre, Salamabad, Uri, the PaK authorities today communicated that bananas […]

By sourav kalyan On 16 Jan, 2018 At 06:19 AM | Categorized As Business | With 0 Comments

It is the budget for the privileged: Congress Ruling People’s Democratic Party’s MLA Yawar Ahmad Mir on Monday lashed out at the National Conference and held it responsible for eroding the autonomy of the J&K Bank. The PDP lawmaker was speaking during a discussion on budget 2017-18. He said the current government was clearing the […]

By sourav kalyan On 15 Jan, 2018 At 06:30 AM | Categorized As Business | With 0 Comments

“The Payment of Gratuity (Amendment) Bill, 2017 will be passed in the Budget session of Parliament, expected to begin by the end of this month,” a source said. Payment of Gratuity Amendment Bill 2017 is likely to be passed in the forthcoming Budget session, which will make formal sector workers eligible for tax free Rs […]

By sourav kalyan On 14 Jan, 2018 At 09:45 AM | Categorized As Business | With 0 Comments

‘10,000 Malaysian,Thai tourists visited Valley in 2017’ Slump in tourism notwithstanding, as many as 10,000 tourists from Malaysia and Thailand visited Kashmir in 2017. With states based in South-East Asia emerging as potential tourist market for Kashmir, according to official figures 6100 tourists from Malaysia and 4000 from Thailand visited Kashmir last year. Director Tourism, […]

By sourav kalyan On 12 Jan, 2018 At 07:22 AM | Categorized As Business | With 0 Comments

Hailing the decision of implementing 7th Pay Commission, the minister said, “This government will go down in history as the sole protector of the employees’ rights. Describing the Budget 2018-19 as people-friendly and caring, Public Works Minister Naeem Akhtar today felicitated the Finance Minister Haseeb A Drabu for presenting a Budget that encompasses the aspirations […]

By sourav kalyan On 11 Jan, 2018 At 07:12 AM | Categorized As Business | With 0 Comments

South Korea’s Hyundai Motor said it is considering building a car plant in Southeast Asia with Indonesia and Vietnam possible locations – part of efforts to diversify after a sales slump in China. The automaker does not have a car manufacturing factory in Southeast Asia, although it has some pure assembly operations in Indonesia and […]