DPT Family Mart

Jigmi Y Thinley

Jigmi Y Thinley and Dago Tshering

When Lyonpo Ugyen Tshering, the former Foreign Minister and by all accounts a fine man, fell unwell and was unable to attend office, Jigmi Y Thinley took on the additional portfolio as the Foreign Minister. JYT benefitted in two ways.Continue Reading

Thank You, India

Jigmi Y Thinley

Indo-Bhutan treaty of 1949 was the most precious treaty in the history of our country which probably saved our sovereignty in the turbulent 20th Century. Continue Reading

Triple Crane Cooking Gas

Jigmi Y Thinley

No gas subsidy from India? No problem, says DPT President Jigmi Y Thinley.

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Bhutan’s Road to Democracy Leads to China?

Jigmi Y Thinley

There’s a new anxiety in the top echelons of New Delhi about what’s arguably India’s only friendly neighbour, Bhutan. Continue Reading

Jigmi Y Thinley’s (un)Official Delegation to America

Bhutan Prime Minister

The image accompanying this post is a copy of the official document sent by the Cabinet Secretariat to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, with a copy sent to the Ministry of Finance. The image is self-explanatory.
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