New Secretary of the Ministry Assumes Office

Dasho Karma Tshering officially joined the Ministry of Economic Affairs on March 17, 2020. His Majesty the King appointed him as the Secretary of the Ministry on March 11, 2020.

Prior to his appointment, Dasho Karma Tshering served as the Eminent Member of the National Council of Bhutan since 2015. In the National Council, he served in the capacity of the Chair of Legislative, and Foreign Relations Committees. In addition to his membership in various Committees, he was one of the prominent members of the Chhoedey Lhentshog.

His tendrel ceremony was presided over by His Venerable Letshog Lopen of Zhung Dratshang. The Hon’ble Chairperson of the National Council of Bhutan, Hon’ble Minister of Agriculture and Forest, and Hon’ble Tengye Lyonpo attended the tendrel ceremony, among others, and offered Trashi Lekdar.

The Ministry of Economic Affairs fraternity would like to welcome Dasho and offer felicitation on joining the Ministry. The Ministry looks forward for his guidance and leadership while we pursue to serve the Tsa Wa Sum.