Drukgyel tops Multimedia content contest

The initiative is to promote innovation in education Drukgyel Higher Secondary School (DHSS), Paro came in first among five schools as a part of a pilot project in the multimedia content development (MCD) contest held on May 8. The contest was organized by the Ministry of Education (MoE), under the Chiphen Rigpel project. Teachers from five different More...

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By The Bhutanese On Friday, May 2nd, 2014
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Report shows why Bhutanese are skeptical about the unemployment rate

The official unemployment rate is relatively low and declining but the issue is still gaining national importance and people are skeptical about official unemployment rates, The World Bank report, “Bhutan Development More...

By The Bhutanese On Friday, May 2nd, 2014
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Kuwait to provide jobs for Bhutanese going overseas

A Kuwaiti delegation led by the Vice Chairman of Alshaya Company, Abdulla Alshaya, was in Bhutan for a meeting with the Labour and Human Resources Minister, Ngeema Sangay Tshempo, and senior officials on May 1 in More...

By tb admin On Monday, April 28th, 2014
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MoU between RAA and the Office of the Comptroller and Audit General of India renewed

To continue strengthening the skills of auditors through exchange programs, the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Royal Audit Authority (RAA) and the Office of Comptroller and Audit General of India More...

By tb admin On Monday, April 28th, 2014
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Sports scholarships for students in RUB colleges

The Bhutan Olympic Committee (BOC) and Royal University of Bhutan (RUB) has signed a memorandum of understanding to set up sports scholarships for students in colleges. Every year, 20 scholarships would be provided More...

By Tanden Zangmo On Friday, April 18th, 2014
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Stakeholders discuss disturbances on wetlands and adopt the Kanchenjunga Landscape

Representatives from member countries of International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD), Bhutan, Nepal and India, discussed the effects of natural and human disturbances on wet land during a three More...

By The Bhutanese On Friday, April 18th, 2014
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Bhutan to boost ICT

Bhutan is moving closer to achieving e-governance, as the Ministry of Information and Communications (MoIC) concluded the second phase of its ICT e-Gov master plan on April 14 at Banquet Hall, Thimphu. The point More...

By The Bhutanese On Friday, April 11th, 2014
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Motor vehicle numbers increase despite the ban

The 5th edition of Annual Info-comm and Transport Statistical Bulletin 2014 states that the number of vehicles in the country has increased by 0.71 %, whereas the number of taxis has declined by 3.04% during 2012 More...

By The Bhutanese On Friday, April 11th, 2014
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Bhutanese workers slowly getting jobs and training abroad

The overseas employment program is one of the strategies adopted by the government to ease the unemployment problem in the country. The Ministy of Labour and Human Resources plans on sending some 30,000 Bhutanese More...

By Tanden Zangmo On Tuesday, April 8th, 2014
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Cold storage facilities to make home grown vegetables available

Ministry of Agriculture and Forests (MoAF) has identified five places in the country to establish advanced cold storage facilities to retain home grown vegetables, especially potatoes, to make it available for the More...