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From Thunder Motors Regarding Electric Taxis

13 Jun 2015 | Tashi Wangchuk | COMMENTS 0

The recent complaints on the electric cars especially from the electric Nissan Leaf taxi-driving community, has become an issue discussed at the highest discussion levels of parliamentary house.

03 Jun 2015 | COMMENTS 0

12th National Labour Force Survey 2014

The total labour force, both employed and unemployed, is estimated at 348,742.

26 May 2015 | COMMENTS 1

Cabinet clarifies government stands on opposition PR

Press Release from the Cabinet Secretariat clarifying the actual stand of the government on the budget status. This is in response to press release issued by the Opposition Party yesterday

07 May 2015 | Druk Nyamrup Tshogpa | COMMENTS 0

What about our teachers?

“Teachers are like candles, consuming themselves to brighten the lives of others”.

07 Aug 2014 | Dr.Shamshad Akhtar | COMMENTS 2

Asia-Pacific region must unlock fiscal space to drive inclusive growth

Asia-Pacific countries continue to drive the global economy.The region has demonstrated great resilience during the economic and financial crisis, contributing about 70 per cent of world growth from 2008-2011.

07 Aug 2014 | Dr.Shamshad Akhtar | COMMENTS 0

Asia-Pacific region must unlock fiscal space to drive inclusive growth

Asia-Pacific countries continue to drive the global economy.The region has demonstrated great resilience during the economic and financial crisis, contributing about 70 per cent of world growth from 2008-2011.

27 Jan 2014 | A.K. Mishra | MHPA | COMMENTS 0

Social up-liftment vis-a-vis Mangdechhu Project

These adverse impacts started with the project work and will continue till the end of the construction phase which is expected to be completed by mid 2016 as per the Construction Schedule of MHPA. Dust generation and other inconveniences are inevitable during the Construction phase of the project.

26 Jan 2014 | Kinley Dorji | MOIC Secretary | COMMENTS 0

MOIC Secretary's response to the recent articles on Google project

Bhutan negotiated a substantial discount on Google’s published rates. US$30.00 per user per annum from US$50.00. We looked at trends and found that prices go down, not up, with increasing competition

10 Sep 2013 | Nima Tshering | COMMENTS 0

Thimphu "safety warning" news alert: Please read this and be safe!

"Could you give me Nu. 50 please, I am broke," he asked me politely in English. There were people shopping in the shop too.

15 Aug 2013 | Tashi Dorji | COMMENTS 0

Constant power fluctuation in Gelephu

We are facing this power fluctuation from years and years but till now there is no improvement. So please help to keep us safe.

13 Aug 2013 | Diederik Prakke | COMMENTS 0

The emperor’s new gho. The child and the chu

Tshering Tobgay is right that debating GNH is not any government’s first job. And yet, if we want to change the world’s Titanic course, somebody’s got to take the first step.

09 Aug 2013 | Timothy Amukele | COMMENTS 0

Bhutanese QA Expert Awarded travel grants and impresses Johns Hopkins University

Rixin Jamtsho, Clinical Biochemists and the National QA Person based at Jigme Dorji Wangchuk National Referral Hospital (JDWNRH) in Bhutan was awarded travel grant of $2500

01 Aug 2013 | K B Lama | COMMENTS 0

Private media in death throes

As we see the second parliamentary government assuming power, it is sad to note that the ‘fourth arm’ of the governance, as former prime minister JYT used to called the media rather patronizing, is dying, if not completely dead.

24 Jul 2013 | Administrator | COMMENTS 0

Interim Government completed its mandated period of 90 days

His Majesty the King will soon command the Party, which has won the majority of seats in the National Assembly, to form the government and confer Dakyen on the leader of the majority party as the Prime Minister of Bhutan

24 Jul 2013 | Administrator | COMMENTS 0

Interim Government completed its mandated period of 90 days

His Majesty the King will soon command the Party, which has won the majority of seats in the National Assembly, to form the government and confer Dakyen on the leader of the majority party as the Prime Minister of Bhutan

17 Jul 2013 | NPPF Management | COMMENTS 0

Pension is for old age

The National Pension and Provident Fund (NPPF) is writing to educate our members on the pension system in Bhutan in view of the concern expressed by some of our members in your newspaper issue of 28th June 2013.

17 Jul 2013 | NPPF Management | COMMENTS 0

Pension is for old age

The National Pension and Provident Fund (NPPF) is writing to educate our members on the pension system in Bhutan in view of the concern expressed by some of our members in your newspaper issue of 28th June 2013.

07 Jul 2013 | Sanjay Kumar Gupta | COMMENTS 0

How do you face change

When I look back on my ordinary life of the last 40 years, I can still recall a few but critical incidents such as imbibing values

30 Jun 2013 | Wangay | COMMENTS 0

Pension policy needs revision

At a certain point, it is very disheartening to know the rules that most civil servants do not know.

14 Jun 2013 | Makram Samaan | COMMENTS 0

Fundamental rights should prevail

“Bhutan’s Constitutional Democracy is only in the childhood stage of 5 years. As such, all constitutional students

14 May 2013 | Sangye Wangdi | COMMENTS 1

In response to the Kuensel article ‘Why Mongar former Councillor didn’t make it’

It was painful to go through April 25 issue of Kuensel where the paper’s Dzongkha editor Mr RinzinWangchuk ran a story

16 Apr 2013 | Karma Tenzin | COMMENTS 0

So that our cultural sites and religious monuments are protected

Cultural properties give a distinctive identity of people of a given geographic region.






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