1,473 applicants register for BBP after wage revision

The fourth batch skilling program would commence by mid-March The Build Bhutan Project (BBP) received 1,473 applicants from January 29 to February 8 this year for both the engagement and skilling program after the revision of wage top-up and incentives. There were 703 applicants for the skilling program of which 511 are male and 192 […]

Parents feel that private schools offer better quality education

This comes after the government’s decision to absorb all class X graduates in public schools by 2022 Though the government has decided to absorb all class X “pass” students in public schools by 2022 and distribute 1,500 students to the private schools on a government scholarship for this year’s academic session, some parents still want […]

MoH spends Nu 1.25bn on COVID-19 measures

The government will ensure that COVID-19 expenses are met, according to the health minister Government spending on measures to counter the coronavirus pandemic has crossed Nu 1.25bn as of now and the expenditure will keep on increasing for testing kits and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) among others, according to the Ministry of Health (MoH). The […]