About Me

Academic Qualification

  • Cert III in Financial Servies (FSRA compliant) from Deakin University in 2015
  • Masters in Business Administration from Flinders University in 2015

Research while in Flinders

  1. Ethics in Coca Cola
  2. Financial Analysis of Qantas
  3. Business at Gazprom
  4. Behaviour of Hotel Managers (journal review)
  5. Strategic Marketing at Tiger Airlines
  6. Decision making in Our World Today
  7. Case Analysis of Sunny Optical
  8. Sustainability at Coca Cola
  9. Sustainability at Orica Chemicals
  • Diploma in Financial Planning from Integrity Education Group in 2014
  • Certificate II in Retail from TAFE SA in 2012
  • Introduction to Interpreting and Translating from NATTI in 2011
  • Certificate IV in Business Administration from TAFE SA in 2011
  • Advance English in English proficiency from TAFE SA in 2010
  • Masters in Arts (MA) from Tribhuvan University, Nepal; Majoring in Economics (completed only one year) in 2010
  • Bachelors in Arts (BA) from Tribhuvan University, Nepal; Majoring in Sociology and Economics in 2007
  • Intermediate in Arts (IA) from Tribhuvan University, Nepal; Majoring in Mathematics, English and Economics in 2004

 

Professional experience

Duties:
 Collecting information about events and happening that are related to or beneficial to Bhutanese community in SA
 Select and edit the news, articles and other content meant for the bulletin
 Circulate the bulletin on Bhutanese community and other agencies/people who are interested to Bhutanese community in SA
 Write grants, submit grant reports, coordinate community projects, prepare plans, organise organisation meeting and prepare agenda/minutes

    • Worked as census collector with Australian Bureau of Statistics in 2011
    • Producer and presenter of radio programme ‘Voice of Shangrila’ from Radio Adelaide 101.5 based in Adelaide, Australia (2010-2012)
    • Producer and presenter of radio program ‘Yuba Sansar’ from Radio Adelaide 101.5 based in Adelaide, Australia 2012 –
    • Editor for community bulletin Namaste published by Bhutanese Australian Association of South Australia (2010-2014)
    • Part time radio program presenter with Radio Ganatantra, Nepal in 2009-10Duties:
       Generate content for the radio program
       Translate the content if necessary into Nepali (since the program was run in Nepali language)
       Coordinate with other volunteer contributors for content production
       Design and approve the content for the program
       Record and edit the program and make it ready for airing
    • Part time radio program presenter with Pathivara FM, Nepal in 2009
    • Duties:
       Generate content for the radio program
       Translate the content if necessary into Nepali (since the program was run in Nepali language)
       Coordinate with other volunteer contributors for content production
       Design and approve the content for the program
       Record and edit the program and make it ready for airing
    • Chief Editor of Bhutan News Service run by Bhutanese journalists in exile (apfanews.com, bhutannewsservice.com, radiobhutanonline.com) 2007 – March 2011
    • Duties:
       Edit and approve the news and other content for the news outlets run by the news service
       Correspondent with reporters based in various places for news generation
       Coordinate with writers for opinion analysis articles
    • Part time radio program presenter with Nepal FM 2007-2010
    • Duties:
       Prepare. edit and approve the news and other content for radio program
       Correspondent with reporters based in various places for news generation
       Coordinate with writers for opinion analysis articles
       Interview people
       Work as anchor, present the program
    • Senior News Correspondent with Nepalnews.com (nepalnews is the first and largest online news portal of Nepal) in 2006-2010
    • Duties:
       Edit and approve the news and other content for the news outlets run by the news portal
       Correspondent with reporters based in various places for news generation
       Coordinate with writers for opinion analysis articles
       Attend press meet, conferences,
       Take interviews
    • Publisher of The Bhutan Reporter newspaper published by APFA Bhutan in 2004-2008
    • Duties:
       Coordinate with management and editorial team of the team
       Design the newspaper
       Take lead role in collection of donations and contributions from donors for publication of the newspaper (news the paper was distributed free of cost to refugees)
       Help the editorial team to select and edit the news, articles and other content
       Help the management team for printing and distribution of the paper
    • Freelance feature writer for The Himalayan Times English daily in 2004
    • Duties:
       Coordinate with the editor to identify issues for features
       Write non-political features and submit for publication
    • Kathmandu based reporter/designer with Nation Weekly English magazine in 2003-2004
    • Duties:
       Design the magazine and get approval from editor and publisher
       Write political and non political long articles for the paper
       Correspondent with reporters based in various places for news generation
       Coordinate with writers for opinion analysis articles
       Attend press meet, conferences,
       Take interviews
       Help the management team for printing the magazine
    • Kathmandu based reporter with The Rising Nepal in 2002-2003
    • Duties
       Write and edit hard news and news features
       Attend press meet, conferences,
       Take interviews
    • Initiated publication and worked as co-editor of The Shangrila Sandesh, the first newspaper published from Bhutanese refugee community in Nepal. Worked as co-editor for a year. (2001-2002)
    • Duties:
       Edit and approve the news and other content for the news outlets run by the news service
       Correspondent with reporters based in various places for news generation
       Coordinate with writers for opinion analysis articles
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      Trainings/Workshops

    • First Aid Training from St John in 2015
    • Acting, theatre and documentary making (technical) from Change Media and Australian Refugee Association in 2012.
    • Training on Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) from Migrant Resource Center 2011
    • Training for Volunteers and Leadership Training from Australian Refugee Association (ARA) 2012
    • Training for Volunteers/Interpreters from Migrant Resource Center in 2010
    • Court reporting training from Freedom Forum Nepal in 2007
    • Human Rights reporting training from Nepal Press Institute (NPI) Nepal in 2003
    • 10-month journalism training from Media Point, Nepal in 2001-2002
    • Training on reproductive health of the adolescent and HIV/AIDS conducted by Save the Children (UK) in 1999
    • Facilitated trainings on reproductive health of the adolescent and HIV/AIDS coordinated by Save the Children (UK) in 1999
    • Training on Child Rights conducted by Save the Children (UK) in 1997
    • Facilitated trainings on Child Rights coordinated by Save the Children (UK)in 1997

Regular Writer
Himal South Asia magazine (The only international standard magazine published from Nepal), The Kathmandu Post, Kantipur and Nepal Samacharpartra dailies published from Kathmandu. Columnist for US based American Chronicle, NewsBlaze and Student Operated Press

 

Involvement in social initiatives

 

International Participation

 

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