Dzongkhag


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Dzongkhag

In Bhutan, a political subdivision equivalent to a province.
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He said the dzongkhag administrations must rationalize and professionalize their technical supports when it comes to accounts and engineering works to complete all proposed development activities on time.
The Royal Festival is a landmark activity of Gasa Dzongkhag. Gasa Dzongdag Dorji Dradhul said the festival is driven by the goal of making the Highlands a vibrant and thriving economy.
Location of the project: Thimphu Dzongkhag, Sarpang Dzongkhag
Thimphu dzongkhag continued to receive the highest numbers of PSL applications with 247 projects and approved 193 projects followed by Tsirang with 131 PSL applications and approved 103 projects.
The Dzongkhag administration had extended the deadline thrice since the development works for the new township began in 2013.
Having allocated some 4,125,000 USD (Nu 275 million), the ECB will hold the election in three stages, first for the Dzongkhag Thromde (third-level administrative division) of Gelegphu Thromde of Sarpang Dzongkhag (southern part of Bhutan), second for the Phuentshogling Thromde of Chhukha Dzongkhag (western part of Bhutan) and third for the Thimphu Thromde of Thimphu Dzongkhag (Bhutan's capital).
'The road widening project between Samdrup Jongkhar -Trashigang highway, which began in 2008 is still incomplete and needs to be expedited,' an official voiced out, 'It started before the Trashigang-Thimphu Highway, which is already completed.' The next day the MP met with the Dzongkhag Administration officials, where many policy reforms were suggested, like paying more attention to the quality of primary education, attaining self-sufficiency in terms of construction workers and protecting the quality of infrastructures, often compromised when given to the lowest bidders.
Mongar dzongkhag for instance generates almost 1400kg of waste a day.
It is a Government of India funded project implemented by the Dzongkhag administration worth Nu.
The session concluded with Members seeking clarification on the budget allocation to the dzongkhag, de-cluttering of the transportation system, addressing the youth unemployment in 12th FYP and how the 12 FYP has addressed the lessons & issues from the 11th FYP.
The Annual Performance Agreements (APA) forDzongkhags and Thromdes for the fiscal year2018-2019 were signed at the Prime Minister'soffice Monday, thus completing the signing forall the APA agenciesThe signing event for the central agencies,Thimphu Dzongkhag and Thimphu Thromde,was held on February 27, 2019.For the first time ever, the signing wasconducted via video conferencing with 11Dzongdags (Bumthang, Chhukha, Gasa, Haa,Lhuentse, Pemagatshel, Samdrup Jongkhar,Trashigang, Trongsa, Wangdue phodrang,Zhemgang) and Thrompons of Gelephu and Thromdes.Signing with eight Dzongdags (Dagana,Mongar, Paro, Punakha, Trashiyangtse, Tsirang,Samtse, and Sarpang); Samdrup JongkharThrompon; and the Director General ofTourism Council of Bhutan, who were inThimphu, was held at the PM's Office.
Sub-component A2: Demand Assessment and Dzongkhag level Service Delivery (USD 0.2 million) This component will finance design and implementation of a user needs survey for weather, water and climate services at the national level.