Tag Archives: Sikyong

  • Top two from preliminary round will be final Sikyong candidates

    Tibetans in exile will elect a new political leader, known as Sikyong, on 11 April, announced the Tibetan Election Commission (EC) in a press conference today at the headquarters of the Central Tibetan Administration. ...

  • Golok Jigme Gyatso Ngodup Dongchung for Sikyong 2021: A man of exceptionally high calibre

    I appeal to my fellow Tibetans to choose the right person by giving the highest consideration to our common cause and the critical situation that we are facing right now. ...

  • Tibetan voting registration to commence on 1 September

    The Election Commission of the CTA announced the voter's registration process, for exile Tibetans to exercise their franchise in the upcoming general elections for a new political leader and the members of the exile Parliament. ...

  • Lobsang Nyandak Lobsang Nyandak: Why am I running for Sikyong?

    As your leader, I will strive to transform the whole of Tibet into a zone of peace (as envisioned by His Holiness the Dalai Lama) that ensures happiness and freedom for our people, and brings peace and stability to the region and the world. ...

  • Tsering Passang Why I am supporting Lobsang Nyandak for Sikyong 2021

    I believe Kasur Lobsang Nyandak is the right candidate at the right time for the Central Tibetan Administration. I hope there will be many like-minded friends who will give their vital backing in the forthcoming election. ...

  • Doring Tenzin Phuntsok Sikyong 2021: The aspirants and their prospects

    We shall forage into some of the Tibetan exile leaders who are likely to have the intention of becoming Sikyong, or at least making a foray into Sikyong elections, and their prospects of getting crowned at the helm of affairs. ...

  • Sharchok Khukta The title “President” for Sikyong is not legal

    Since there have been many who have put forth questions regarding the usage of the title "President" in English for "Sikyong", I will answer in one presentation for all. ...

  • CTA uses “President” as translation of Sikyong

    The title Sikyong dates back to 7th Dalai Lama; the name change ensures continuity of the Tibetan Government in Tibet, established during the reign of the 5th Dalai Lama in 1642 CE. ...

  • Tashi Wangdu announces he is running for Sikyong 2016

    Tashi Wangdu announced that he will run for the post of Sikyong (Prime Minister of the Central Tibetan Administration) in 2016. ...

  • India, China must discuss Tibet: Sikyong Sangay

    The issue of Tibet should be "on the table" during talks between India and China, Tibetan political leader Lobsang Sangay said here Friday. ...