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Q and A with NC candidate from Tashiyangtse

Phurpa Gyeltshen, 39, is an aspiring National Council candidate from Gocha, Ramjar, Trashiyangtse dzongkhag. He worked with BBS as a Dzongkha news editor for the past 13 years. He graduated from Sherubtse College with BA Honors in 2003. He will be competing with six other candidates from the district. Q1. …

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Need for peer to peer oversight to tackle undercutting- PM

Responding to queries on the alleged prevalence of rampant undercutting in the tourism industry the prime minister said, “undercutting is illegal”, during the meet the press session on December 27. “While it is quite possible that undercutting maybe in practice, how rampant it is needs to be questioned because we …

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Understanding the World Intellectual Property Organization

The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) is one of the specialized agencies of the United Nation and functions as the global forum for Intellectual Property (IP) services, policy, information and cooperation where governments, intergovernmental organizations, industry groups and Civil Society Organizational come together to address the evolving Intellectual Property issues. …

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MoLHR found to have implemented most of PAC’s recommendations

NSB to carry-out the Labour Force Survey henceforth  The Public Accounts Committee (PAC), chaired by Tashi Dorji, the National Council Member for Wangdue Phodrang presented the reviewed Performance Audit Report on Ministry of Labour and Human Resources (MoLHR). One of the main recommendations made by the PAC Committee was on …

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