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9,173 youth unemployed: Labour Force Survey

Labour: It’s been almost three years since Tshewang Dema, a BA graduate from India has been hunting for a job. After not qualifying for the civil service examinations, the 25-year-old from Trashigang tried her luck at the various private and corporate companies but has not yet made it through.

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Enterprise bill likely to return as new bill

Parliament: The National Assembly is reviewing the National Council’s recommendation to withdraw the Enterprise bill to prevent it from facing a fate similar to that of the Right to Information (RTI) bill.

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SAP saves govt. and schools

Agriculture: Investing in the School Agriculture Programme (SAP), a popular activity among schools, provides more benefits than providing annual budget for vegetable procurement.

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Thangchu Gonpa – a chiwog or thromde?

Thromde: Almost two months after they submitted a petition to not be a part of the yenlag thromde, villagers of Thangchu Gonpa are still awaiting a response from Samdrupcholing dungkhag in Samdrupjongkhar.

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Head of agencies to be held accountable

Audit: The joint sitting of the Parliament yesterday resolved to make head of agencies accountable for monitoring and resolving audit irregularities and take legal action on officials for unresolved irregularities within a year from the date of issue of audit report.

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Happiness linked to economic freedom

Conference: Want of freedom to buy, sell or undertake economic actions are part of human nature, which if promoted uprightly could lead to economic as well as non-monetary prosperity.

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