The Cabinet Secretariat would like to congratulate all the Royal Civil Service Award Recipients. Cabinet Secretary awarded the RCSC Medals to 6 recipients for their dedicated service to the Tsa-Wa-Sum.

Lyonchhen meets Shri Ram Nath Kovind, President of India

Their Majesties with the Cabinet Ministers.

Lyonchhen with Cabinet Staff

His Majesty conferred Dakyen to the Prime Minister of Bhutan Dr Lotay Tshering

Lyonchhen Dr Lotay Tshering, Prime Minister of Bhutan.

Lyonchhen attended and made a Commitment Statement at the Global Leaders’ meeting on Gender equality and women’s empowerment: A commitment to action

Lyonchhen took part in a series of side events of the UN SDG Summit-2015. In the morning, Lyonchhen attended and made a Commitment Statement at the Global Leaders’ meeting on Gender equality and women’s empowerment: A commitment to action.

Lyonchhen noted that with “the adoption of the 2030 Agenda, the international community has a unique opportunity to ensure that addressing gender issues remain at the forefront of Sustainable Development.” Lyonchhen reiterated Bhutan’s commitment to the accelerated implementation of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action, and to the realization of the gender equality goals and empowerment in the 2030 Agenda.


PM visits gewogs in Sarpang

The Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay visited 12 gewogs of Samtenling, Gelephu, Sengye, Gakidling, Shompangkha, Dekidling, Taraythang, Umling, Chuzagang, Chhudzom, Sershong and Jigmecholing from 12-16 September under Sarpang Dzongkhag.

In a series of public meetings held in each gewog, Lyonchhen reminded the people of His Majesty the King’s aspirations and reassured them that the government would serve in their best interests to fulfill their wishes.


DONATION RECEIVED FOR BHUTAN4NEPAL EARTHQUAKE RELIEF(27 April – 19 May 2015)

PRESS RELEASE

A devastating earthquake of 7.8 magnitude struck Nepal on 25 April 2015. The Prime Minister, as Commanded by His Majesty the King, personally traveled to Nepal on 27 April to deliver His Majesty’s message of condolences and donatedUSD 1 million to the Prime Minister of Nepal. Also together in the same flight was the first batch of 63 Earthquake Relief Medical personnel. An additional 15 personnel was sent to Nepal on 5 May 2015.

As the losses of lives and number of casualty in Nepal kept mounting at the aftermath of the earthquake, the Royal Government of Bhutan was inundated with requests from Bhutanese citizens desiring to help with contributions in both cash and kind.The Government therefore established Bhutan4Nepal helpline for people who wanted to make donations for the relief efforts in Nepal.

The Government received as donations a total of Nu. 8,390,682.99.



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Lyonchhen meets Shri Narendra Modi Nath, Prime Minister of India

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