Browsing: Economy

An exhaustive resource on the economic life of Jammu and Kashmir across the sub-sectors. It involves sectoral focus, individual profiles, policy interventions, successes and the failures of the sector. Long pieces from history are also part of the listing.

Agriculture
The Black Sheep

Kashmir produces seven million kg wool a year but lacks capacity to process even one percent of it. Sold at…

Economy
Overcoming barriers

As the confrontation between the government and its employees slumps trade and makes people suffer, Kashmir Life analyses whether a…

Economy
The Common Factor

They have different roles and status, and ideologies too.  But all the three have one thing in common, asking community…

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RAILWAY MILLIONAIRES

As Railways ventured into Kashmir Valley, it paid 600 crore as compensation for land to people. But as the train…

Agriculture
A vanishing aroma

Abdul Aziz Kozgar inherited the craft of making rosewater manually, but is unlikely to pass it on to the next…

Economy
Wooing investment

New Delhi has extended the excise exemption to industry operating in J&K for another 10 years. But the contents of…

Economy
Losing colour

Saffron, the prized crop of Kashmir produced primarily in the Karevas of Pampore has always been prone to adulteration, given…