Shareholders Agreement paves way for constructon of 600 MW Kholongchuu Hydroelectric Project

Dasho Chhewang Rinzin, Managing Director, Druk Green Power Corporation Ltd and shri RP Singh, Chairman and Managing Director, SJVN Ltd signed the Joint Venture Shareholders Agreement for the 600 MW Kholongchhu Hydroelectric project in Thimphu on September 30, 2014, in presence of Lyonpo Norbu Wangchuk, Minister for Economic Affairs. Shri Gautam Bambawale, More...

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By Tanden Zangmo On Friday, October 3rd, 2014
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Innovative Corn crushing machine set to increase Tengma or Siip production

The introduction of an innovative and eco-friendly corn crushing machine by the Agriculture Machinery Centre (AMC) aims to increase the production of Tengma or Siip (crushed corn) and also save money on utility More...

By The Bhutanese On Friday, September 26th, 2014
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512 Bhutanese find jobs abroad

The latest records with the Ministry of Labour and Human Resources (MoLHR) show that 512 Bhutanese workers have found jobs in India, Qatar, Thailand and the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The Bhutanese workers were More...

By tb admin On Friday, September 26th, 2014
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World Tourism Day observed in Phobjikha

Bhutan observes the World Tourism Day (WTD) under the theme “Tourism and Community Development” at Phobjikha, Wangduephodrang today. WTD highlights the role of tourism in creating a more sustainable future for More...

By tb admin On Friday, September 19th, 2014
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Consignment ticket to quell high charges for extra luggage and courier delivery via buses

Some passengers and people using the bus service in Thimphu reported that the fee charged by the drivers to carry extra luggage or any courier delivery items through the transport buses from Thimphu to other dzongkhags More...

By tb admin On Friday, September 19th, 2014
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Graduates Skills Program will train about 200 graduates

The Ministry of Labour and Human Resources (MoLHR) is initiating a Graduate Skills Program (GSP) from next month and about 200 graduates will undergo training with registered training providers in the country. According More...

By tb admin On Monday, September 8th, 2014
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Bhutanese students to study in Hungary/Europe

Her Majesty Queen Mother Sangay Choden Wangchuck is the patron of the programme Thimpu, September 8, 2014 – The Office of Her Majesty the Queen Mother Sangay Choden Wangchuck has signed a Memorandum of Understanding More...

By The Bhutanese On Friday, August 29th, 2014
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Civil servants travelling by cars still claim Porter and pony charges

The porter and pony expenses claimed by civil servants residing in the remote areas connected to farm roads was discussed during the 11th Meet-the-Press held on August 28. The discussion stemmed from the recent More...

By The Bhutanese On Friday, August 29th, 2014
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Teaching with health constraints

Studies conducted worldwide have shown that teachers are among the most stressed workers. Managing students in a class, worrying about lesson plans and performance of students, being a role model, etc., is a lot More...

By The Bhutanese On Friday, August 22nd, 2014
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Four Athletes to compete in the 48th Asian Bodybuilding and Physique Sports Championship

Four Bhutanese athletes will be leaving for the 48th Asian Bodybuilding and Physique Sports Championship and Annual Congress in Macau, China on August 23. The four athletes will be accompanied by the General Secretary More...