Combating Fallow Land in Bhutan

This phenomenon - the fallowing of land has been increasing over...

Apr 25, 2018 00:10

Trashigang Dzong Renovation to be Completed By June 2018

The Department of Culture’s Division for the Conservation of...

Apr 24, 2018 09:52

New Film Shows How These Elite Runners Finished World's Hardest Trek In Just 2 Weeks

It usually takes a month to complete the Snowman Trek, but this...

Apr 23, 2018 10:41

TSEM – Innovative Toys Made in Bhutan

“Incorporating our culture, our local folk stories and art in our...

Apr 23, 2018 00:55

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Trashigang Dzong Renovation to be Completed By June 2018

The Department of Culture’s Division for the Conservation of Heritage Sites has initiated the Trashigang Dzong conservation project worth Nu...

Apr 24, 2018 09:52

Japanese Language and Judo Centres to be Established in Bhutan

At the meeting with Lyonchhen Tshering Tobgay in Tokyo, the Prime Minister of Japan, Shinzo Abe said that Japan would support the...

Apr 19, 2018 00:21

220 Youth to be Employed by the National Housing Development Corporation

The NHDCL has already announced 220 vacancies in different occupations through the ministry’s direct employment scheme (DES) available in...

Apr 13, 2018 21:50

Observing World Health Day in the Highlands of Merak and Sakteng

“Bhutan provides free health services to its people and by expanding the services to remote areas like Merak, it shows the government’s...

Apr 12, 2018 00:20

Features

Combating Fallow Land in Bhutan

This phenomenon - the fallowing of land has been increasing over the years, causing concern to both villagers and authorities alike.

Apr 25, 2018 00:10

TSEM – Innovative Toys Made in Bhutan

“Incorporating our culture, our local folk stories and art in our toys is also a goal. Our mission is to keep learning and improving the...

Apr 23, 2018 00:55

Govt Grants Subsidy To Private Bhutanese Newspapers

The Cabinet has approved to support 50 per cent of the printing cost to a maximum of 1,000 copies a month for a period of two years.

Apr 17, 2018 10:42

Bhutan Participates In The Global Money Week 2018

The theme of the Global Money Week 2018 is “money matters matter”, which aims to inculcate the importance making smart financial decisions...

Apr 15, 2018 16:15

Sports

Motivating Bhutanese Women’s Participation and Representation in Sports

A committee member with the WSCB, Tshering Zangmo said that there is a need to encourage more women to take up leadership roles in sports.

Apr 22, 2018 21:21

Bhutan’s Pelden Dorji Wins the First Asian Enduro Series in Nepal

Bhutan’s Pelden Dorji, 35 won gold in the masters A-category title at the recent Asian Enduro series held in the Nagarkot hills of...

Apr 18, 2018 06:13

Paro College To Start Physical Education And Sports Coaching Degree

The degree programme is likely to start only by 2022.

Apr 14, 2018 13:38

Olympic Day In Punakha

More than 1,000 people gathered at the Lekeythang ground in Punakha to celebrate Olympic day.

Apr 10, 2018 17:41

Business

First Bhutanese Instant Noodles Hit Market

KP Noodles, manufactured by KP Foods in Chengmari, Samtse, has come up with noodles of three flavours – Hot Garlic Chicken, Spicy Chicken...

Apr 20, 2018 04:34

Demand for Bhutanese Honey Encourages Farmers To Take Up Bee-keeping

Bhutan’s organic honey is highly sought after for its fine quality.

Apr 16, 2018 00:31

Top Three Winners of the National Trademark Award 2018

The objective of the award is to recognise the role and significance of the trademark system in promoting brand competition which will lead...

Apr 13, 2018 10:00

Inte​llectual Property Policy Launched in Bhutan

“Intellectual property (IP) has become a matter of international importance and features prominently in regional and global trade treaties,”...

Apr 07, 2018 22:12

Travel

New Film Shows How These Elite Runners Finished World's Hardest Trek In Just 2 Weeks

It usually takes a month to complete the Snowman Trek, but this group of athletes have done it in just two weeks.

Apr 23, 2018 10:41

Guidelines To Manage Bhutanese Heritage Sites

The guideline will identify the roles and responsibilities of cultural heritage professionals during response and recovery events as well as...

Apr 10, 2018 16:53

19 Tour Operators Apply for SDF Refund

Tour operators who have already taken groups in the six eastern dzongkhags after the SDF wavier came into effect from November 16 last year...

Mar 24, 2018 22:35

Nyungne - A Fascinating Winter Ritual

“Winters can get real desolate here and nyungne is the only festival that makes the place lively,” he said. “It was so good to see everyone...

Mar 10, 2018 21:25

Lifestyle

Dhaari Nhaaba – A Movie Not to Be Missed

The veteran director, Kesang P. Jigme has used all the magic tricks in his bag again to weave a compelling narrative.

Apr 21, 2018 21:14

Mama's Dream - Bhutanese Clothing Line For Children

Mama’s Dream also manufactures its entire clothing items in Bhutan, hence it helps to create various employment opportunities.

Apr 16, 2018 21:50

Green Vibes – Thimphu’s First Fresh Juice Outlet

Green Vibes is the first fresh smoothie outlet in Thimphu, opened by a young, promising entrepreneur, Kinley Wangdi.

Apr 11, 2018 20:23

The Vanishing Art Of Pottery Making In Bhutan

60-year-old Tshewang Choden is the last surviving potters in Gangzur, a village that was once known for pottery making.

Apr 09, 2018 23:18

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