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One Gewog One Product to empower communities

Gewog: Sixty different products of art and craft, agriculture and dairy, herbs, packaged food, spices, and pickles among others were launched as a part of the One Gewog One Product (OGOP) organized by the Queen’s Project office.

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Celebrating a king’s life

As the nation comes together to celebrate the auspicious 60th birth anniversary of His Majesty the Fourth Druk Gyalpo, Bhutan is celebrating a King, who has achieved his destiny.

And for the Bhutanese, the celebrations offer an ideal opportunity to express deep gratitude to their beloved monarch.

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Two dies at Sorchen

Accident: A 29-year-old driver and his assistant, 26, were found dead on November 9, inside the oil tank of the truck they were travelling.

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Celebrating the past, living the present, and looking beyond

I would like to remind our youth that television and Internet provide a whole range of possibilities that can be both beneficial as well as detrimental for the individual and the society. I trust that you will exercise your good sense and judgment in using the Internet and television.  – His Majesty Jigme Singye Wangchuck,  Silver Jubilee Celebrations, 2 June 1999 Communication: This is a story of Drukyul’s past. This is a present narrative of god’s chosen land of Gross National Happiness.

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Civil servants’ welfare scheme launched

Zhung Dratshang’s Leytshog Lopon, Sangay Dorji, launched the Civil Servants’ Welfare Scheme (CSWS), to commemorate the 60th birth anniversary of His Majesty The Fourth Druk Gyalpo, at the Royal Civil Service Commission (RCSC) conference hall yesterday.

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Inner development courses for civil servants

The move is part of the organization’s efforts to further motivate civil servants and is based on the GNH survey findings  

GNH: The Royal Civil Service Commission (RCSC) besides planning to introduce policies catered to women, such as extended maternal leave, is also attempting to get its public workers to reflect and introspect on their motivation to serve the country.

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“Timeless Treasures”: a real treasure

Launch: A teacher’s account of a young prince, a personal attendant’s experience and stories of compelling moments from His Majesty the Fourth Druk Gyalpo’s contemporaries in one book takes readers down the memory lane of the Fourth Druk Gyalpo.

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