Posted On: April 7th, 2017
The Royal Monetary Authority, in collaboration with the Ministry of Finance(MOF) and the Ministry of Labour and Human Resources(MOLHR), officially launched the Overseas Education and Skill Development Scheme, on 7th April, 2017.
The launch was graced by His Excellency, Lyonpo, Namgay Dorji, Ministry of Finance(MOF) and His Excellency, Lyonpo Ngeema Sangay Tshempo, Ministry of Labour and Human Resources(MOLHR). CEOs of Financial Institutions and other distinguished guests also attended the launch.
The Scheme was officially signed by Hon’ble Governor, Dasho Penjore, Hon’ble Dasho Secretary of MOF and Hon’ble Dasho Secretary of MOLHR.
The objective of the scheme is for Bhutanese Youth to access higher education and develop proficiencies/skills abroad to improve their employment opportunities or business positions on their return home.