Lyonchhen Tshering Tobgay attended the South Asia Regional Meeting on School feeding at Paro.
Lyonpo DN Dhungyel met H.E. Tarana Halim, MP, State Minister, Department of Post and Telecommunication, Bangladesh at MoIC, Chubachu in Thimphu
Nangsid Lyonpo inaugurated Farm Shop at Darla. Three farm shops opened in Chhukha. Many more to come.
Lyonpo Tandin Wangchuk and the team at PHPA-II Dam site
Lyonchhen Tshering Tobgay interacted with the people of Geney Gewog under Thimphu Dzongkhag.
Lyonchhen Tshering Tobgay and H.E. Begum Tarana Halim, MP, State Minister, Department of Post and Telecommunication, Bangladesh met at Gyelyong Tshogkhang this morning.
Welcoming H.E. Begum Tarana Halim to Bhutan Lyonchhen said that Her Excellency is a role model for women empowerment and poverty alleviation. Conveying the best wishes of the President, Prime Minister and people of Bangladesh, Her Excellency shared that Bhutan is part of Bangladesh’s history and that the student there read about Bhutan in their history books. “ Bhutan was the first country to extend friendship and recognize Bangladesh’s independence,” she added.
Lyonchhen Tshering Tobgay singed the Annual Performance Agreement (APA) for fiscal year 2016-17 with the 10 Ministers, 20 Dzongdags, 4 Thrompons and 7 Heads of Autonomous Agencies today at the Convention Center.
Fiscal Year 2016-17 is the third year of APA implementation since the piloting year in fiscal year 2014-15
Lyonchhen also released the government calendar for fiscal year 2016-17 and the APA compendium for the last two fiscal years.