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HH Je Khenpo consecrates Lhabab Choeten in Trashigang

His Holiness the Je Khenpo consecrates the Lhabab Choeten at Kheri in Trashigang yesterday. Retired soldiers constructed the choeten as part of the retired armed forces’ social service project.

His Holiness the Je Khenpo consecrated the Lhabab Choeten at Kheri in Trashigang yesterday. Former soldiers constructed the choeten as part of retired armed forces’ social service project. Tshering Samdrup, the architect of the choeten, said: “By far this is one of the best. This is exactly what I wanted.” ...

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Trashigang prioritises unemployment in 12th Plan

Addressing unemployment issue will be one of the priorities for Trashigang dzongkhag in the 12th Plan. Set in the backdrop of the 12th Plan’s objective of just, harmonious and sustainable society through enhanced decentralisation, the dzongkhag aims to bring down its unemployment number to zero. According to the labour force ...

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Sacred Bakcham leads Trashigang tshechu

Monks of Trashigang dratshang practise the Rigma chu-dru cham that is performed on the last day of the tshechu

As Trashigang dzongkhag prepares for its annual tshechu, which begins from November 27, practice to perform the ancient dance of local deities, doe-gay-bak-cham, enters its 243rd year. The dance of eight groups of local deities is performed on the first day of the tshechu. Led by Jaro Dongchen, the heart ...

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Trashigang local leaders welcome PSL policy

The team has completed the financial literacy programme in 10 dzongkhags

Local leaders in Trashigang are happy that the central bank will launch a priority sector lending (PSL) policy next month. As a dzongkhag driven by agricultural activities, commercial farming and large-scale agricultural and livestock practices in the dzongkhag remained restricted until now because of lack of access to finance. To ...

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Trashigang’s lone pharmapreneur

Rinchen Chogyal plans to open another store in Trashiyangtse

An elderly woman walks into the medical shop in town. She approaches the pharmacist quietly and askes for an ointment. She describes the ointment for cuts and burns. The pharmacist shows her a blue tube and says that it’s the same medicine. The woman inspects the medicine, tries to open ...

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Trashigang completes 90 percent of 11th Plan activities

The construction of a two-storey parking lot in Trashigang is among the remaining 11th Plan activities

With about seven months left for the 11th Plan to be complete, Trashigang dzongkhag claims to have completed about 90 percent of its planned activities. The achievement, officials say, is in terms of implementing activities as well as in budget spent. Under the agriculture sector, the dzongkhag has cleared more ...

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