Hon’ble Secretary, MoLHR briefed 33 Bhutanese Graduates who are leaving to work in Office of Vocational and Education Commission (OVEC) Thailand as teachers for English, Food & Bakery, Accounts, Hotel & Tourism, Electronics and Computer. 

4000+ Industries’ capacity being built in Workforce Planning


The Department of Human Resources (DHR), Ministry of Labour and Human Resources (MoLHR) is currently working on the development of first National Workforce Plan (NWFP) 2016-2022. The NWFP will focus on three economic sectors of the country; Construction, Production and Tourism. The main objective of the NWFP is to ensure that the economic sectors have access to appropriate and adequate workforce for its growth and guide/inform on the demand (critical jobs) in these economic sectors for appropriate workforce strategies. Continue reading…

Village Skill Development Program implemented by Regional Office in Trashigang

 A total of 30 participants, mostly unemployed youth is undergoing electrical home appliance repair training which commenced yesterday for a duration of three months in Lumang, eastern Bhutan. The training is specifically organized for rural people to supplement their income besides revenue from farm works. The training is implemented under the Village Skill Development Program (VSDP) by MoLHR’s regional office in Trashigang.



Special Skill Development Program implemented by Regional Office in Gelephu and Samdrup Jongkhar .

Tailoring training implemented by MoLHR’s regional office in Gelephu started on 13th November and home electrical appliance repair training implemented by MoLHR regional office in Samdrupjongkhar commenced on 20th November for the military families with an objective to enhance their livelihood.

Both the training is implemented under Special Skill Development Training (SSDP) incollaboration with Home Ownership Project Endowment (HOPE) project under HM Secretariat. 15 participants each is undergoing the training for a duration of three months.


Tailoring training in Gelephu

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Home Appliance Repair Training in S/Jongkhar

16 Bhutanese graduates from the 3rd batch group trained by Global Retail Academy in Thimphu will leave tomorrow to United Arab Emirates (UAE) to work in M.H Alshaya Co. as Sales Associate.