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JDWNRH celebrates first foundation day

Fri, May 4, 2018

Sixty-two years after the first hospital opened at Langjophakha in Thimphu and coinciding with the birth anniversary of the Third King, the Jigme Dorji Wangchuck National Referral Hospital (JDWNRH) celebrated its first foundation day yesterday. Her Majesty The Gyaltsuen Jetsun…

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RCSC awaits Cabinet response on LGCF

Tue, Mar 6, 2018

Royal Civil Service Commission (RCSC) is waiting for the Cabinet’s approval concerning institutionalisation of the Local Government Common Framework (LGCF) in the Dzongkhags and Thromdes. LGCF is expected to address the problem of a lack of uniformity in structure, staffing…

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Idea of corporatising JDWNRH dropped: PM

Tue, Mar 6, 2018

The committee that assessed the possibility of corporatising Jigme Dorji Wangchuck National Referral Hospital (JDWNRH) found that corporatisation of the hospital was not palatable to the Bhutanese population. Prime minister Tshering Tobgay said the idea of corporatisation was dropped considering…

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