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New Bhutan Times established in June 2017, seeks to provide deeper insight into the exotic Kingdom.
Bringing you the most current news about Bhutanese society, culture, sports and lifestyle, we also cover the latest development in the burgeoning business scene in Bhutan.

Our section on Travel is a valuable source of information on the various enchanting places of interest in Bhutan which includes practical information such as getting there and the best time to visit.

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News

REDD+ Project - US$ 4.8m Grant from World Bank

The World Bank granted USD 4.8 million to support the country’s efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions through the strengthening of...

Feb 13, 2018 07:18

Amochhu Bridge Ready Next Month

The bridge’s construction began in April 2009. DoR’s chief engineer in Phuentsholing, Dorji Wangdi, said the department is currently...

Feb 12, 2018 17:31

Features

Bhutan Collars Tendrel Zangmo the Tiger

Tendrel Zangmo (meaning auspicious omen) sends her location every hour through the Global Positioning System (GPS) collar.

Feb 17, 2018 07:08

RENEW and RBP Sign MoU

“The MoU signing was as part of the CBI that aims to respond effectively to social issues such as family violence,” she said.

Feb 16, 2018 07:52

Sports

Civilian Boxers Enter Boxing Championship

The championship was organised by the BBF and the Bhutan Olympic Committee to promote and select potential boxers. More than 100 boxers from...

Feb 15, 2018 07:16

Khuru Gaining Popularity With Bhutanese Women

At the ongoing national Khuru Tournament which began on February 5 in Thimphu, the women’s Khuru tournament is more popular than the men’s.

Feb 09, 2018 12:48

Business

Chharo App to Facilitate Cashless Transactions

Chharo is the first e-wallet to be introduced in the country. It is an e-wallet application available for free download on both the Android...

Feb 19, 2018 14:45

Youth Farming Cooperative in Chhukha

The cooperative invested in farming cardamom and off-season vegetables cultivation to meet the demands in the urban areas. It was also...

Feb 10, 2018 17:21

Travel

Wangdue Phodrang Dzong - Rising From the Ashes

It has been around four years since the reconstruction works of the Wangdue Phodrang Dzong began after the fortress was completely razed in...

Feb 11, 2018 07:36

Gola Bazaar – An Urban Town in The Making

“Once completed, the town will serve the people with new and well facilitated structures,” he said, adding that people do not have to travel...

Feb 01, 2018 06:37

Lifestyle

Pointillism - Bhutanese Style

“Pointillism is comparatively new in Bhutan,” he said, adding that he wanted to give a new dimension to art in the country.

Feb 20, 2018 17:44

For Bhutanese - What Does the Male Earth Dog Year Has in Store?

The Male Earth Dog Year is associated with the number nine, which is red and is associated with the fire element. The number, as the highest...

Feb 18, 2018 08:10

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