Tag Archives: Penpa Tsering

  • French Senator André Gattolin congratulates new Sikyong Penpa Tsering

    French Senator André Gattolin has congratulated Penpa Tsering for winning the election to be the new Sikyong, or the political leader of the Tibetans in exile. ...

  • Dalai Lama to bless Penpa Tsering’s Sikyong oath

    Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama will bless the swearing-in ceremony of Sikyong-elect Penpa Tsering in a virtual appearance, when Tsering takes his oath of office from the Chief Justice on Thursday, the 27th of this month. ...

  • Will start Tibet Advocacy Group around the world: Penpa Tsering

    The former Speaker of Tibetan Parliament in Exile, Penpa Tsering is all set to become the next Sikyong of the Central Tibetan Administration. Here’s a brief conversation with Penpa Tsering who will be taking charge from Lobsang Sangay. ...

  • Taiwan foreign minister congratulates Sikyong-elect Penpa Tsering

    Taiwan's Minister of Foreign Affairs Jaushieh Joseph Wu has congratulated Sikyong-elect Penpa Tsering on his win in the Tibetan elections announced on 14 May, saying it showed Tibetans' commitment to building a free and democratic Tibet. ...

  • Newly-elected Tibetan ‘government-in-exile’ will not change its ‘independence’ stance, internal conflicts exposed: observers

    The so-called Tibetan "government-in-exile" has announced its "new political leader," but the new "government" will not change its essence of seeking for "Tibet independence", observers in China have said, noting that the election result ...

  • US congratulates Penpa Tsering for being elected as new Sikyong

    The United States has congratulated Penpa Tsering on his election as the next Sikyong. "We look forward to working with him and the CTA to support the global Tibetan diaspora," US State Department spokesperson Ned Price said in a tweet. ...

  • It’s official: Penpa Tsering is new Sikyong

    Penpa Tsering is officially declared the new Sikyong-elect of the Central Tibetan Administration by the Chief Tibetan Election Commissioner Wangdu Tsering Pesur in an online press conference. ...

  • Kunchok Gyatso A tale of two rows — A glimpse of Tibetan exile society from the moon!

    They know well that two million brothers and sisters who died under Chinese atrocities never had two rows. They know well more than 160 brave Tibetans who self-immolated against Chinese atrocities never had two rows. They don't want to part ...

  • Panchen Lama and political prisoners will be among top agenda of new Sikyong

    Mr Penpa Tsering, Sikyong-elect of the Tibetan government-in-exile, has announced that he and the Tibetan people will keep working tirelessly for the release of the Panchen Lama Gedhun Choekyi Nyima and all other political prisoners. ...

  • Will work to restart the Sino-Tibetan dialogue

    PENPA TSERING, the newly elected president of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) -- known earlier as the Tibetan government-in-exile -- has plans to approach the Chinese government to facilitate the visit of the Dalai Lama to China. ...