•  Minister for Finance, Dr Haseeb Drabu

    Efforts on to streamline govt spending: Drabu

    The Minister for Finance, Dr Haseeb Drabu today said that several pioneering measures have been proposed in the Budget 2017-18 for fine-tuning the expenditure management and monitoring system and these initiatives would go a long way in bringing tra
  • Cartoon of the day for January 18,2017

    Cartoon of the day for January 18,2017

    Cartoon of the day for January 18,2017
  •  Minister for Finance, Dr Haseeb Drabu

    FM hails house consensus on roadmap for JK’s economic growth

    Welcoming the broader consensus reached in the house regarding various reformative initiatives flagged in the Budget 2017-18, Minister for Finance, Dr Haseeb Drabu today said it marks the beginning of a progressive trend
  • Cartoon of the day for January 15, 2107

    Cartoon of the day for January 15, 2107

    Cartoon of the day for January 15, 2107
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    Budget 2017-18: Ruling Party MLAs Join Oppn; Leave Govt Red-faced

    Ruling PDP MLAs Thursday left the government in a tight-spot as they supported National Conference (NC) in slamming Finance Minister, Haseeb Drabu, for his failure to fulfil the earlier budget promises, reports said.
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    Budget ‘copy paste’ downloaded from internet: NC

    Slamming the PDP-BJP government on budget, mainstream opposition National Conference today said the content of the budget presented by the Government is copied from the ‘Internet’ and already submitted in its proposals by other states.
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    SKIMS Employee Body Welcomes Budget Proposals

    President Government Employees Conference and Non Gazetted Employees Welfare Association SKIMS Ishtiyaq Beigh has welcomed the announcements made by State Finance Minister Haseeb Drabu
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    Govt announces insurance scheme for crops, assets of public importance

    ”The PWD department has been advised to inspect and valuate them so that LOIs/ EOIs are invited. Since rules in vogue at present do not allow insurance of public assets and Government vehicles,
  • Cartoon of the day for January,12 , 2017

    Cartoon of the day for January 12, 2017

    Cartoon of the day for January 12, 2017
  • Finance Minister Dr Hasseb A Drabu presenting the Budge t2017-18 in Legislative Assembly on Wednesday

    Drabu Unveils 76,335 Crore Deficit Budget

    Laying emphasis on the micro-budgetary reform, State Finance Minister Dr Haseeb Drabu on Wednesday presented Rs 79,472 crore deficit budget laying emphasis on pro-employees welfare initiatives, including the implementation of 7th Pay Commission
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    7th Pay Commission, Hike In Salaries From 2018

    Jammu and Kashmir will implement the recommendations of the 7th pay commission from April 2018 to give a massive 23.5 per cent hike to lakhs of government employees and pensioners in the state,
  • Mehbooba Mufti

    Mehbooba Welcomes Budget Proposals

    Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti has welcomed the Budget 2017-18 presented in both Houses of State Legislature on Wednesday.The Chief Minister said many of the social interventions, including relief to horticulture, agriculture, transport
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    Aadhaar-Seeded Registration Mandatory For Govt Jobs

    To address the issue of unemployment, government has announced major reforms in the existing system of employment department.Finance minister, Haseeb Drabu while delivering the budget speech in the Jammu and Kashmir Legislature
  •  J&K Bank chairman Parvez Ahmad presenting bouquet to Finance Minister Dr Haseeb A Drabu

    Govt announces Rs 532 Cr  additional capital infusion in J&K Bank

    Government Of J&K today announced an amount of Rs532cr as additional capital infusion in two tranches during next financial year to retain its strategic equity share of 53.17% in J&K Bank which was struggling to maintain its capital adequacy
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    Full transcript of Budget speech on Power

    The world over, expenditure allocation in a budget is seen as a clear indicator of the priority accorded to that sector. Seen thus, in all the three budgets of this government so far, power sector is the single biggest item of expenditure