Govt expects to raise Rs 2,82,212 crore from cess

Govt expects to raise Rs 2,82,212 crore from cess

New Delhi:  An estimated Rs 2,82,212 crore revenue will be generated through cess and surcharge in 2017-18, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said Friday. Jaitley said in Lok Sabha that the total revenue generated through cess and surcharge during 2014-15 was Rs 1,19,276.65 crore, which increased to Rs 2,65,661.61 crore in 2016-17. “The estimated revenue likely […]

KVIB holds awareness camp

KVIB holds awareness camp

REASI: Khadi and Village Industry board (KVIB) organized mega awareness camp at Reasi to spread awareness on various schemes of the board for farmers and others. The board is responsible for implementing Prime Minister Employment generation Programme (PMEGP) and MUDHRA under Shishu category. District Development Commissioner Ravinder Kumar was chief guest on the occasion while […]

HDOs asked to lift pesticide samples for testing

JAMMU: With the onset of the seasonal horticulture activities in the State, the government has asked the Horticulture Development Officers (HDOs) to immediately lift the samples of pesticides, fungicides, insecticides and allied products for testing to ensure availability of quality substances to the orchardists. “The seasonal use of pesticides, fungicides, insecticides and allied products on […]

District Consultative Committee meeting held at Ganderbal

GANDERBAL:  The District Consultative Committee meeting of Ganderbal District was held at Mini Secretariat. Among others, the meeting was attended by officers of district administration and cluster heads of various financial institutions, besides representatives of Reserve Bank of India and NABARD. During the meeting, credit plan of Rs. 58687.08 lakh was approved including Rs. 19936 […]

GST council clears S-GST, UT-GST laws

GST council clears S-GST, UT-GST laws

NEW DELHI: The GST Council, headed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and comprising representatives of all States, on Thursday approved crucial supporting legislations needed for implementation of the goods and service tax (GST) regime. The panel, which had at its last meeting approved the final draft of central GST (C-GST) and integrated GST (I-GST) laws, […]

Commercial Taxes Dept holds seminar on GST

Commercial Taxes Dept holds seminar on GST

JAMMU: Commercial Taxes Department, Jammu under the supervision of Commissioner Commercial Taxes, J&K and Additional Commissioner, Commercial Taxes (Administration), Jammu organized a seminar on Goods & Services Tax here on Thursday. Aimed at educating the traders on various aspects of Goods & Services Tax, the programme was attended by the traders of Ware House, Nehru […]

JK Bank Chairman launches Bajaj Allianz Health and Wellness Card

JK Bank Chairman launches Bajaj Allianz Health and Wellness Card

Srinagar: J&K Bank Chairman and CEO Parvez Ahmed on Thursday launched Bajaj Allianz Health and Wellness Card here in presence of CEO & MD Bajaj Allianz Tapan Singhal, its Regional Head Aijaz Khan, J&K Bank Executive Presidents, Senior Presidents, Presidents, Vice-Presidents, Zonal Heads, Insurance coordinators and other officers of the bank and Bajaj Allianz. Parvez […]

Voda donates Rs 7 lakh to Sakhawat Centre to support education

Voda donates Rs 7 lakh to Sakhawat Centre to support education

Srinagar: Vodafone India, one of India’s leading telecommunications service providers, that generated Rs seven lakh form its ‘giving initiative’ during the holy month of Ramzan last year donated it to Sakhawat Centre to support there academic pursuits for underprivileged children in the state. The company under this initiative, facilitates education of underprivileged children in J&K […]

JKEDI conducts awareness program in GDC Anantnag

Pampore: The Jammu and Kashmir Entrepreneurship Development Institute (JKEDI) Thursday conducted a special Entrepreneurship Awareness Program (EAP) for the final year students of Government Degree College, Anantnag. The program was intended to provide an insight into the world of entrepreneurship to the participating students. More than 125 students of the college participated in the awareness […]