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06-Dec-2018 Srinagar

Dr Haseeb Drabu ‘bids adieu’ to PDP, says he’s not dissident

Nearly nine months after Mehbooba Mufti in the capacity as Chief Minister of then PDP-BJP government axed him from the post of finance minister over his remark that Kashmir was not a political issue, Dr  Haseeb Drabu on Wednesday formally “bid adieu” to...

15-Mar-2018 Jammu

Will Drabu's ouster impact PDP-BJP alliance in J&K?

The decision by Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti to drop Haseeb Drabu from her council of ministers for his remarks at a business meet in Delhi is being hotly debated in political circles - especially what its consequences could be on the...

06-Mar-2018 Jammu

Setting up Multi-Modal Logistic Parks in JK

The State Government today designated Administrative Secretary Public Works Department (PEWD) as Nodal Officer to coordinate with the Union Ministry of Road Transport & Highways, the development of Multi-Modal Logistic Parks in J&K.Pertinently, the...

06-Mar-2018 Jammu

SRO-202 to be reexamined, future roadmap soon : Dr Haseeb Drabu

Minister for Finance, Dr Haseeb A Drabu today said the Government will reexamine the concerns regarding SRO-202 and define a roadmap soon to resolve such employees’ issues and ensure their assured career progression and financial benefits.The Minister said this...

05-Mar-2018 Jammu

Dr. Haseeb Drabu reviews progress of transition to PAO System

Minister for Finance, Dr Haseeb Drabu today reviewed the progress made on the replacement of existing Treasury system with Pay and Accounts Office System (PAOS) in the state.The Minister asked the concerned officers to expedite the process for full and early...

20-Feb-2018 Jammu

Major Relief for Employees: Govt relaxes GPF settlement norms

In a major relief its employees, the State Government today relaxed norms for settlement of final GP Fund final refund cases by the District Fund Offices and other Fund Offices.The announcement in this regard was earlier made by the Minister for Finance,...

16-Feb-2018 Jammu

Finance Deptt releases 50% budget allocation for 2018-19 beforehand

Keeping with the announcement made by the Finance Minister, Dr Haseeb Drabu in his Budget speech in the state legislature on January 11 this year, the Finance Department today released 50 percent of Rs 95666.97 crore budget allocation for the financial year...

15-Feb-2018 Jammu

Haseeb Drabu chairs 15th Board Meeting of J&KBOCWWB

Minister for Finance and Labour & Employment Dr Haseeb A Drabu today chaired 15th Board Meeting of Jammu & Kashmir Building & Other Construction Workers Welfare Board (JKBOCWWB).Principal Secretary Finance Navin K Choudhary, Commissioner Secretary...

12-Feb-2018 Jammu

House passes Bill to transfer Passenger Tax administration to MVD

The Legislative Assembly today passed a Bill to amend the Jammu and Kashmir Passengers Taxation Act-1963.The Bill paves the way for transfer of Passenger Tax administration from the Commercial Taxes Department to the Motor Vehicles Department.The Bill was...

07-Feb-2018 Jammu

Big Relief for Businesses: JK retains assessment powers under GST

In a significant development, Jammu and Kashmir Government has retained the tax assessment and administration powers under Goods and Services Tax regime, which was an intractable issue post-GST implementation.“In a welcome move, the Union Finance Ministry...

07-Feb-2018 Jammu

Dry Port for Jammu, Srinagar: JK Govt, Dubai Ports hash-out modaliti

In a significant move, a high-level delegation of the Dubai Ports Group led by its Chairman and CEO Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem arrived by a chartered flight here this morning to discuss with the State Government the modalities for setting up Inland Logistic...

05-Feb-2018 Jammu

Legislature passes Bill to amend FRBM Act-2006

Both the houses of state legislature today passed a Bill to amend the Jammu and Kashmir State Fiscal Responsibility and Budget Management Act-2006.The bill was earlier moved by the Minister for Finance Dr Haseeb A Drabu in both the Houses and was passed by...

05-Feb-2018 Jammu

Upper House passes Rs 95666.97 Cr Budget for 2018-19

The Legislative Council Monday passed Rs 95666.97 crore budget for J&K for the year 2018-19, comprising revenue component of Rs 51244.72 crore and capital component of Rs 44422.24 crore.The Jammu and Kashmir Appropriation Bill-2018, passed by the Legislative...

03-Feb-2018 Jammu

JK Assembly passes Rs 95666.97 Cr Budget for 2018-19

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...

26-Jan-2018 Jammu

Governor N. N. Vohra hosts Republic Day ‘At Home’

Governor N. N. Vohra and the First Lady, Mrs. Usha Vohra, hosted an ‘At Home’ at the lawns of the Raj Bhavan, here this afternoon, to celebrate the 69th Republic Day.Ms. Mehbooba Mufti, Chief Minister; Sh. Kavinder Gupta, Speaker, Legislative Assembly; Dr. Haseeb...

25-Jan-2018 Jammu

Haseeb Drabu meets N. N. Vohra

Dr. Haseeb A. Drabu, Minister for Finance, Labour & Employment, called on Governor N.N. Vohra at the Raj Bhavan here today.Finance Minister apprised Governor about the approval of Budget 2018-19, the fiscal management reforms under way and the important...

25-Jan-2018 Jammu

DA hiked by 3%; In a first arrears to be paid in cash

The State Government today ordered payment of 3% Dearness Allowance (DA) to its employees and pensioners with effect from July 2017.According to an order issued by the Principal Secretary Finance, Mr Navin Kumar Choudhary with the release of 3% Dearness...

24-Jan-2018 Jammu

Dr. Haseeb Drabu chairs maiden meeting of SKIMS Management Committee

Minister for Finance, Dr Haseeb Drabu today said the functioning of Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) Soura involves larger social issue linked to the public healthcare in Jammu and Kashmir.“The Government’s immediate concern is to restore...

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