DEMOCRACY IN ACTION

The BKP will take it ‘slow and steady’

The Bhutan Kuen-Ngyam Party (BKP) which forayed onto the political bandwagon last week has engaged informal discussions with the Election Commission of Bhutan, to ensure its registration as a legitimate political party. Although, the party claims to a have a sizeable number of candidates, registration will only come at an …

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DPT on a comfortable footing

Lyonpo Ugyen Tshering may not be coming back in 2013 due to health reasons   While there has been a lot of attention on the new parties coming into the Bhutanese electoral scene the ruling Druk Phuensum Tshogpa, (DPT) party has maintained a low profile. The party, however, is on …

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A reserve must be maintained: DHI

The Druk Holding and Investment has suggested the Government to increase the revenue from DHI to the government in light of the decreasing revenue from the sale of electricity. DHI Chairman Om Pradhan in a press conference yesterday said there is a need to increase revenue from DHI to the …

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PDP not just a show horse, OL

The horse is saddled and the stirrup is set, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has tightened its reigns, with acquired skills from the last elections and the party is raring to go. The PDP has started strengthening its institution in two fronts; fund raising and voluntary contributions, and strengthening its …

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