King of Bhutan Issues Warning Against Corruption

King of Bhutan

The king of Bhutan on Thursday urged his people to be on their guard against corruption as their once isolated Himalayan nation grows more prosperous.

King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck said corruption — a scourge of Bhutan’s wealthier neighbors India and China — was the greatest potential threat to his country’s development.

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The BHEL Puri Man and his 3 Handyboys

BHEL Sangay Wangchuk

The Committee of Secretaries (CoS) is an important institutional arrangement established to enhance good governance and promote transparency, accountability, efficiency and professionalism. The CoS meets once every week to ensure that the executive functions of the Royal Government are implemented efficiently and effectively by coordinating government policies, programs and projects among the ministries.Continue Reading

BVT – Bhutan Ventures Trading

BVT is Bhutan Ventures Trading. BVT is owned by Sangay Wangchuk. Sangay Wangchuk is well known in Bhutan as a sleazy character. Between BVT, the previous government DPT, and BHEL (Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd.), crores were siphoned off.

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Rinzin Dorji Loves Haa

Rinzin Dorji

Even under tremendous pressure, Rinzin Dorji manages to put on a serene face. Whatta man!

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I’m Karma Tshering and I Shut Down Bhutanomics

Tshewang Tashi

The 18 April 2014 issue of KUENSEL has a story titled “Selection process flawed and unfair?”. The story is about corruption in the selection of staff for the office of Business Opportunities and Information Centre (BOIC).

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