English | Dzongkha Friday, October 20, 2017

Some Bhutanese allegedly involved in collaborating with kidnappers

Some Bhutanese are supposedly involved in ‘conniving’ and ‘collaborating’ with the kidnappers from outside.

BCCI elects new president

The President of the Construction Association of Bhutan, Ugen Tsechup Dorji, was elected as the new president of the Bhutan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI).

Japanese Ambassador presents credentials to His Majesty

The Ambassador of Japan to Bhutan, Takeshi Yagi, presented his credentials to His Majesty the King at Tashichhodzong this morning.

Speaker states he did not violate any laws

(Gyalpoizhing land update): The National Assembly Speaker, Jigme Tshultim, said he did not violate any Royal Kashos or laws. He was speaking at the Monggar District Court while submitting his open statement on the Gyalpoizhing land this morning.

Tremors possibly caused cracks on Trongsa Dzong

Numerous new cracks have developed on the walls of Trongsa Dzong. Even the existing cracks have widened over which the Trongsa Dzongkhag officials are worried.

Nunneries benefit from farm road

Twenty households of Geri village under Nanong gewog had a long-cherished dream fulfilled when a 3.15-kilometre farm road from Changchung was inaugurated on Monday.

BCCI reiterates the need to have their own Act

The Federation of Bhutan Chamber of Commerce and Industry Bill was discussed again at the BCCI’s annual general meeting today.

Officiating Principal in Trongsa reported missing

A 28-year-old man has been reported missing from Chendebji in Trongsa since yesterday evening. Ugyen Jamtsho, the officiating Principal at Chendebji Primary School in Trongsa, went missing at around 7 pm yesterday.

Punakha Wangchen likely to attract large number of devotees

Over 70,000 devotees from across the country are likely to attend Pel Dechog Khorlo Dompai Wangchen.

Only one Bhutanese awarded Endeavour scholarship

Only one Bhutanese was awarded the Endeavour Award Scholarship, this year. The results of the Endeavour Award Scholarship were declared on December 17.

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