Lyonchhen meets Mr. Sam Blyth, Honorary Consul of Bhutan in Toronto and his delegation.

Lyonchhen meets Mr. Sam Blyth, Honorary Consul of Bhutan in Toronto and his delegation.

Mr. Blyth is also the Chairman of the Bhutan Canada Foundation (BCF) and a recipient of the National Order of Merit (Gold) awarded to him by His Majesty the King in October, 2013.

BCF has been contributing significantly in the field of education in Bhutan for over 25 years and has assisted the Ministry of Education in the recruitment of dedicated, qualified, and certified teachers which have been posted in various schools across rural Bhutan.

PM welcomes the Ambassadors of Spain and Sweden

Meeting with the Ambassdor of Sweden to Bhutan

Lyonchhen Tshering Tobgay met with H.E. Mr. Gustavo Maneul de Aristegui, Ambassador of Spain to Bhutan at the Gyalyong Tshogkhang this evening.

Lyonchhen and Ambassador Aristegui discussed possible collaboration on areas such as agro based industries, tourism, micro renewable energy projects and sports, particularly football. The ambassador conveyed that Spain would garner and provide support for training football players in Bhutan.

Lyonchhen visits Google and Tesla

Lyonchhen Tshering Tobgay who is on a 9 day visit to the United States of America from 15th to 24thMarch 2015 to raise awareness for the ‘Bhutan for Life’ initiative, visited the Google Headquarters in California, San Francisco. At Google, Lyonchhen and his delegation were received by Mr. Urs Hoelzle, Sr. Vice President.

Addressing the staff working at Google Lyonchhen spoke about environment, economy, and ‘Bhutan for Life’ initiatives amongst many others. After the talk, many of the participants expressed their desire to visit Bhutan. The address was followed by a Q&A session.