Banihal woman starts food processing unit to provide jobs to dozen people

Banihal woman starts food processing unit to provide jobs to dozen people

Women need to stand to become financially independent: Heena Latif A woman from Banihal area of Ramban district has started a food processing unit where around a dozen persons are getting employment. Heena Lateef, a 27-year-old woman from Takia Tethar Banihal after completing her MA in English Literature from Jammu University has established a food … Read more

Mother of four runs first-ever mushroom unit in Sopore’s Zainageer, urges girls to follow suit

The first-ever mushroom unit at the Zainageer area of Sopore in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district has caught everybody’s interest as it is run by a mother of four children. Talking to the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), Hajira said that time has changed and women are no longer dependent on men. She said the idea … Read more

Government Degree College Baramulla holds workshop to encourage entrepreneurship

The Innovation and Incubation cell of Government Degree College Baramulla in collaboration with J&K Science Technology and Innovation Council Srinagar held one-day technical workshop aimed at promoting innovation, incubation, and entrepreneurship among students on Thursday. As per news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), the workshop which featured talks from industry experts and representatives from financial institutions … Read more

Sub-committee to undertake preliminary exercise for restructuring of EDI

To revisit vision document, examine audit report In a move aimed at restructuring the Entrepreneurship Development Institute (EDI), the Jammu & Kashmir government has constituted a sub-committee to undertake a preliminary exercise for facilitating a committee constituted by the Union Territory administration last year for its reorganization. The government has constituted a sub-committee under the … Read more

J&K possesses vast potential for entrepreneurship, innovation, incubation and startups: Advisor Bhatnagar

Addresses Capacity Building Program on Small Business Development for Aspiring and Existing Entrepreneurs at Jammu Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, Rajeev Rai Bhatnagar today remarked that Jammu and Kashmir has vast potential for entrepreneurship, innovation, incubation and startup’s and a lot of growth and development is happening across the region from the last three years. The … Read more

Rs 176 Cr project approved to boost fish production across J&K: Govt

‘Trout production to increase by 2.5 times from 1,663 to 4,000 tonnes’  Jammu & Kashmir has abundant water resources and great potential for fish and fisheries development. However, due to some challenges like outdated infrastructure, inbreeding depression, limited variety of aquaculture species, fragile aquatic ecosystems and lack of modern aquaculture technologies, the Fish farming was … Read more

Mutton dealers, admin to hold meeting tomorrow

Revision of rates, renewal of licenses among other issues to come up for discussion Following sealing of more than 100 mutton shops in the Valley by Food Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs (FCS&CA) Kashmir to control pricing, stakeholders associated with the trade said they are scheduled to meet divisional administration authorities on Saturday to discuss … Read more