Royal Bhutan Helicopter Services Has Generated Profits And Served More Than 500 Tourists And Locals Since 2016

The RBHS was launched with the primary objective of providing...

Jul 14, 2018 14:23

Heading To Haa, Bhutan For The Summer Festival? Here Are Some Culinary Delights You Must Not Miss!

Savour the most delectable cuisine from the province of Haa in...

Jul 13, 2018 14:54

11th Golden Youth Award Camp Aims To Inspire Bhutanese Youth To Excel Holistically

The camp’s theme ‘Celebrating Unity for Excellence’, is a pledge...

Jul 12, 2018 16:14

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Ashi Tashi Chodzom Dorji Becomes First Bhutanese To Be Honoured With Order Of Australia Award

She was instrumental in strengthening the relations between Bhutan and Australia.

Jul 12, 2018 11:38

Bhutan Marked International Day Against Drug Abuse And Illicit Trafficking With The Theme ‘Listen First’

This year, the United Nations celebrated the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking with the theme ‘Listen First.’

Jul 11, 2018 15:58

Concept Of A Model Organic Village Initiated In Bhutan For Replication In Future

The concept developed through funds from the Asian Food and Agriculture Cooperation Initiative (AFACI) will bring Bhutan a step closer to...

Jul 06, 2018 17:17

Kingdom Of Happiness Launched First Satellite, BHUTAN-1 Into Space

The crowd cheered as the Space X Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon spacecraft bearing BHUTAN-1 lifted off from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station...

Jul 01, 2018 16:00

Features

11th Golden Youth Award Camp Aims To Inspire Bhutanese Youth To Excel Holistically

The camp’s theme ‘Celebrating Unity for Excellence’, is a pledge by the youth to be advocators and agents of peace, harmony and...

Jul 12, 2018 16:14

Asian Development Bank: Bhutan Among Fastest Growing Economies In Asia

In 2018, Bhutan’s GDP is projected to grow by 7.1 percent, the second highest growth after India (7.3 percent).

Jul 10, 2018 18:48

How Bhutan Has Changed Me: Dr Adrian Chan

Dr Adrian Chan has served the Kingdom of Bhutan since 2013. He moved here in 2015 to be the resident faculty in RIGSS.

Jul 06, 2018 14:26

What People Are Saying About The Finale Episode Of Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown: Bhutan

It was a bittersweet season finale for the late Anthony Bourdain’s show Parts Unknown.

Jun 25, 2018 14:45

Sports

Future Of Bhutan’s Women Football Depends On The Development Of Local Coaches

The football coach of the national women’s team, Sung Jea Lee said that there is a need to train local coaches.

Jul 08, 2018 18:16

Bhutan’s Two Young Representatives Shared Their Unforgettable Experiences At The 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia

Bhutan was represented by two students, Rigzin Tenzin, 12, from Gelephu and Kinley Deki Yangzom, 12, from Lobesa Lower Secondary School,...

Jun 30, 2018 14:06

World Cup Mania Grips Some Teenagers, Adults And Monks In Bhutan

A huge crowd has gathered in front of the massive TV screen to witness the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

Jun 24, 2018 18:25

Bhutanese Sonam Rigzin Played As Goalkeeper For His Team ‘King Cobra’ In The F4F World Championship In Russia

Sonam Rigzin walked into the Sapsena Arena in Russia bearing the Bhutanese national flag to open the finals.

Jun 16, 2018 08:45

Business

Royal Bhutan Helicopter Services Has Generated Profits And Served More Than 500 Tourists And Locals Since 2016

The RBHS was launched with the primary objective of providing services during medical emergencies and natural disasters and also for tourism...

Jul 14, 2018 14:23

White Button Mushroom Trial Cultivation A Success In Chukha, Bhutan

In April this year, four areas were identified in Darla (Tala), Chasilakha and Tsimalakha for the trial programme.

Jul 09, 2018 18:27

Bhutanese Couple From Bhur Starts Bonsai Business Using Local Tree Species

"Bonsai making is an art and it is quite addictive.”

Jul 04, 2018 14:48

Interview With Founder Of Happy Delivery - 1st Runners Up Of The Business Idea Competition Of Bhutan

Jigme Singye founded Happy Delivery, a service that delivers Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) at your doorsteps in the capital of Bhutan.

Jul 02, 2018 14:53

Travel

Heading To Haa, Bhutan For The Summer Festival? Here Are Some Culinary Delights You Must Not Miss!

Savour the most delectable cuisine from the province of Haa in Bhutan.

Jul 13, 2018 14:54

Rare Masked Dances - One Of The Unique Features Of The Kholong Tshechu (Brawl Festival) In Bhutan

“Other dances like the Pha-dong chham, Sangling Ngachham, and Terchham among others are not performed in any part of the country,” said...

Jul 03, 2018 14:44

Six Senses Bhutan Preparing For October 2018 Opening

Three of the five Six Senses luxury lodges are now taking reservations for travel starting on Nov 3, 2018.

Jun 21, 2018 10:01

Heat Maps Illustrate the Sacred Routes of Buddhist Pilgrims

In Strava’s heat maps, the devotional movements of tired pilgrims become blazing symbols of sacred geography.

Jun 18, 2018 09:32

Lifestyle

Bhutan Film Festival Held In Sikkim To Commemorate 50 Years Of Bhutan-India Friendship Ended With Colourful Traditional Dances

Bhutanese celebrities and Sikkim’s local artists performed various traditional and cultural performances at the festival.

Jul 15, 2018 14:32

Outdoor Gym A Hit With Residents Of Trashigang In Bhutan

The residents of Trashigang are becoming increasingly health conscious and the outdoor gym facility has been used to its fullest capacity by...

Jul 07, 2018 15:48

Kingdom Essences: An Essential Oil Brand Which Harnesses Natural Ingredients From Rural Bhutan

Kingdom Essences extracts their oils from local raw materials such as thinye (sichuan pepper), khempa (mugwort), juniper berries and leaves.

Jul 05, 2018 17:50

‘Do You Know Your Child’ A Popular Show In Bhutan Helps Parents Bond Better With Their Kids

Since its inception in 2013, about 264 Bhutanese children have participated in the show.

Jun 20, 2018 18:43

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