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Auditor General demits office on completion of his term


The morning sun is at its brightest. Far beneath the blue blanket of the sky flutters the National Flag. On its base lies the lush green lawn where a flock of RAA’s officials await to receive and bid final adieu to the out-going Auditor General, Dasho Ugen Chewang. This time it will be his last hour in the office where he started his career in the civil service as trainee officer in the year 1979 and served till year 2000, and finally for having served as the Auditor General for more than nine and half years from December 2005 to July 2015. He is to attend to the signing of handing –taking charge of the RAA to the RAA Executive Committee, the body which will govern the daily functions of the RAA till the new Auditor General is appointed and assumes the office.

The RAA releases its Annual Audit Plan 2015-2016


The Royal Audit Authority has finalized its Annual Audit Plan 2015-2016. It was endorsed for implementation w.e.f July 1, 2015, during the 15th Annual Audit Conference held from 1st – 5th June 2015. The Plan entails Audit Thrust Areas and the detailed Annual Audit Schedules for the coming year. It is expected to impart necessary information on the past achievements or challenges encountered and shed lights in understanding the RAA’s priorities for the Year 2015-16.

In-house training on Auditing of Construction Works held at OAAG Tsirang


The In-house training on Auditing of Construction Works was held from 06th to 10th July 2015 at the Office of the Assistant Auditor General (OAAG), Tsirang. 

Auditor General visits the Office of Assistant Auditor General, Tsirang


The Hon’ble Auditor General of Bhutan, Dasho Ugen Chewang accompanied by senior officers visited the Office of the Assistant Auditor General (OAAG), Tsirang on 15th June 2015 and met with the officials and staff.

Protocol between the Anti-Corruption Commission and the Royal Audit Authority signed


The Chairperson, Anti-Corruption Commission and the Auditor General, Royal Audit Authority signed the ‘Protocol of mutual assistance and information sharing between Anti-Corruption Commission and Royal Audit Authority in preventing and combating corruption and promoting good governance’ on Friday, the 12th June 2015.