Nov 18: Prime Minister Jigmi Thinley has left for Brazil to attend the much hyped conference on Gross National Happiness. The country is hosting firth international conference on GNH beginning November 20.
Economic Affairs Minister Khandu Wangchuk accompanied the Prime Minister in the sojourn. In Brazil, PM Thinley is scheduled to make a keynote address at the conference.
The fourth conference was held in Thimphu last year. It is the first time that South America is holding conference on GNH.