Pre Depature Briefing to 14 ICT Officials from various agencies who are going to attend PHP & MySQL training & Certification Course

The Director General gave briefing to 14 ICT Officials from various agencies who are going to attend PHP & MySQL training & Certification Course. The Director mainly emphasized on importance of building professionalism and skill sets of the ICT official that will be the fundamental requirement in implementing 12 Five Year Plan.


This is to kindly inform that TWAN server room at DITT premise is undergoing major facelift. While the major civil works are complete, power/network cabling works are currently pending. We have scheduled execution of remaining works on Saturday[2nd June 2018].

In light of this, G2C and some related services will experience disruption from 9AM till 2PM during execution of works.

However, TWAN/GovNet team will strive to ensure that network and services are restored at the earliest possible.

For further enquiry, kindly contact 333740/17811110/17858580/17178585

Launch of BBS channels through South Asia Satellite in Norbugang Central School, Samtse Dzongkhag

The Hon'ble Minister for Information and Comunications, Lyonpo D.N Dhungyel inauagurated the reception of BBS channels 1 and 2 in Norbugang Central School, Samtse Dzongkhag on 16th May, 2018. Similar installations have been completed in Lokchina, Soe, Naro, Lingzhi, Serthi, Lauri, and currenly being implemented in Digala and Langdurbi gewogs.

Result For National Website Competition (2017-2018)

Result For National Website Competition (2017-2018)
The 5th National website competition was conducted by the Department of IT and Telecom which was followed after the declaration of results of the 4th National website competition. The competition was conducted over a period of 9 months where all the websites were evaluated twice in 2 rounds. The actual evaluations took place from 17th October 2017 to 31st March 2018. A total of 135 websites were registered for the competition, of which 100 where Government agency, 23 autonomous agencies and 12 private firms.

Datahub Workshop

The Department of Information Technology and Telecom, Ministry of Information and Communications have initiated datahub projects where different client applications can integrate with each other using our data exchange platform.
Since this is a new initiative in the department, we would like to invite your technical officers to participate in a short workshop where we will share information and some documentation which will help you in integrating IT projects for the RGoB in the future.


BIRDS Project Newsletter - Issue No.51

Contents of Issue No. 51
1. UNISEC-Global receives major space award from Japan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs
2. The merits of being bi-lingual
3. Cultural message from the Gov’t of Japan
4. Graduation event of 25 March 2020
5. Congratulations to Marco and Adriana for getting married
6. Kyutech celebrates its 111th anniversary
7. Sending status of BIRDS-3 QSL cards
8. Information about ground stations
9. Arrival of three Zimbabwe engineers to join the BIRDS-5 Project
10. All the back issues of the APRSAF Newsletter

International Girls in ICT Day 2020

International girls in ICT day was celebrated on 23rd April this year.
Due to the pandemic situation, the department conducted the event online wherein participants were asked to use our social medial frame/filter created for the event.
They were asked to write how ICT impacts their lives.
Top 6 were selected as winners from around 46 participants and were awarded the prize.