Nu 1.3bn collected as PIT as of May 8

The PIT collection as of May 8 this year constitutes 92.16% of the total collection of the previous year The Personal Income Tax (PIT) collection for the income year 2021 has decreased by 7.84% compared to 2020 due to the reduction or loss of income effects caused by the pandemic and late filers. However, a […]

What next for ACC’s HR issues

The latest development so far on the Human Resource (HR) issues of the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) is that the Good Governance Committee (GGC) of the National Assembly held a consultation meeting with the ACC on January 14 this year. Following the decision of the Sixth Session of the Third Parliament, the GGC was entrusted to […]

Retaining nurses becomes arduous, health reforms being considered

The MoH is working on health reforms to retain the nurses Despite the government making teachers and medical staff the highest paid civil servants in the country, it has become an arduous task for the Jigme Dorji Wangchuck National Referral Hospital (JDWNRH) to retain nurses with the hospital. According to records maintained by the Ministry […]