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The Royal Audit Authority released its Annual Audit Report 2013. The report was prepared and submitted to His Majesty the King, the Prime Minister and the Speaker as required under the Article 25.5 of the Constitution of the Kingdom of Bhutan and Section 72 of the Audit Act of Bhutan 2006.
A four member delegation led by the Comptroller and Auditor General of India, Shri Shashi Kant Sharma arrived in Bhutan today on 22nd April, 2014 for renewing Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Royal Audit Authority and Office of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India.The MoU was first signed on 14th December, 2001 for a period of five years. It was then renewed sequentially and last MoU expired in 2013. Recognizing the benefits in working together in areas of mutual interest, the two Contracting Parties renewed the MoU today at Hotel Taj-Tashi, Thimphu, Bhutan.
An in-house training on Research Methodology is being delivered for around 30 feild auditors from head office and regional offices. The course is faciliated by one resource person from Royal University of Bhutan and two internal resource persons. It is aimed to impart research skills and techniques related to analyzing of quantitative data which has become important for the auditors in recent times.The training which began on 11th April, 2014 will end on 18th April, 2014.
A week long training aimed to upgrade knowledge base and skill of the Front Desk Employees begins today on April 7, 2014 in the RAA conference hall. It is being coordinated by the Human Resource and International Relations Division as per the In-house Training Calendar 2013-2014 of the Royal Audit Authority (RAA) and facilitated by in-house resource persons. The course comprises of subjects like MS Excel application, letter drafting and dzongkha translation skills. It is attended by front desk employees and support staff from RAA headquarters and regional offices. The training will end on April 11, 2014.
The 57th Policy Planning Coordination Meeting cum Mid-Term Review Meeting of the Royal Audit Authority for the year 2013-2014 begins today on March 27, 2014 in the Auditorium of Damphu Lower Secondary School, Tsirang. The meeting is coordinated by the Policy, Planning and Annual Audit Report Division and hosted by OAAG, Tsirang.