Hon Speaker Jigme Zangpo with outgoing Indian Ambassador VP Haran
|The outgoing ambassador of India to Bhutan, H.E Mr. V P Haran called on the Hon Speaker Jigme Zangpo yesterday. The Hon Speaker expressed his gratitude to Ambassador Haran for his successful tenure which has further cemented the friendly bonds between Bhutan and India. ...||(Read More... | Viewed : 60):-Posted on 15 July 2014
Presentation on the Annual Report by the Prime Minister of Bhutan on the State of the Nation, including legislative plans and annual plans and priorities of the government, to the Druk Gyalpo and to the joint sitting of the Parliament ...
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|The House passed the Tenancy Bill of Bhutan 2014 after 39 Members voted in favour of the Bill while 2 Members voted ‘No’ and one Member abstained. ...||(Read More... | Viewed : 197):-Posted on 18 June 2014
The House deliberated on the recommendations made by the National Council on the pay revision report. One of the major contentions pertained to the deferral of pay raise for the Prime Minister, Cabinet Ministers and equivalent positions. The deferral of pay raise was also recommended for holders and members of the constitutional offices, Members of Parliament, Members of Privy Council, Attorney General and the secretaries to the government. ...
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The Chairperson of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) presented the report on the Annual Audit Report (AAR) 2013, review reports on the Annual Audit Reports of 2009 and 2010. The report presented also included the observations and recommendations of the PAC. ...
|(Read More... | Viewed : 132):-Posted on 16 June 2014
The Hon’ble Prime Minister of India H.E. Shri Narendra Modi addressed the joint session of Parliament earlier this morning. The Indian Prime Minister expressed that Bhutan was personally chosen by him as the first country to be visited after assuming office. He emphasized on the close and time tested friendship between Bhutan and India and said that change in government in India will not alter the dynamics of Indo-Bhutan ties. ...
|(Read More... | Viewed : 83):-Posted on 16 June 2014
The House concluded its deliberation on the Tenancy Bill 2014. Before the Bill was drawn to conclusion, one of the major contentions pertained to section 5.1B regarding the application of the Act. The section 5.1B reads as “This Act does not apply in respect of land and premises which are rented out commercially on a daily basis or for a short duration of less than a month”. ...
|(Read More... | Viewed : 107):-Posted on 11 June 2014