The Department of Geology & Mines, Ministry of Economic Affairs conducted a week long Mines Inspectors Refresher Course on MINING POLICY & LEGAL FRAMEWORKS, MINE MANAGEMENT, COMPLIANCE MONITORING, OHS & ENVIRONMENT MANAGEMENT and MINE PLAN IMPLEMENTATION from 19-25 June 2017 at Samtse. The training was conducted as part of a Technical Capacity Enhancement program under the GoI-PTA project component. There were 36 Mines Inspectors from the 7 DGM Regional Offices of the country. This is the first such training being conducted by the DGM under GoI-PTA funding. The closing of the training was marked by awarding of certificates to the candidates by Director General Phuntsho Tobgay of the department.