Jab-Chor—A Platform For Young Entrepreneurs In Bhutan To Nurture Their Business Ideas

Jab-Chor was inspired by His Majesty’s aspirations for the youth...

Dec 19, 2018 15:03

Bhutan Advocates Effective And Robust Implementation Of The Paris Agreement At COP24

The delegation from Bhutan expressed concern over the lack of...

Dec 18, 2018 14:19

Discover The Transformation Of Samtse On Bhutan’s 111th National Day Celebrations

“The most remote gewog is now connected with roads,” said Man Bir...

Dec 17, 2018 20:07

‘The Raven Tells A Story’ – Book Dedicated To Bhutan’s 4th King Jigme Singye Wangchuck Launched

The book was written by Her Royal Highness Princess Sonam Dechan...

Dec 17, 2018 15:47

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Bhutan Advocates Effective And Robust Implementation Of The Paris Agreement At COP24

The delegation from Bhutan expressed concern over the lack of consensus to consider scientific facts presented at the Conference.

Dec 18, 2018 14:19

Discover The Transformation Of Samtse On Bhutan’s 111th National Day Celebrations

“The most remote gewog is now connected with roads,” said Man Bir Gurung of Norgaygang.

Dec 17, 2018 20:07

Bhutan Enters ‘Preparatory Period’ Of Five Years To Graduate From Its Least Developed Countries Status

The 'preparatory period' will end on 13 December 2023.

Dec 17, 2018 09:58

Rotary Club Of Thimphu And Taichung East Donated Medical Equipment Worth Nu10.475m

Health Minister, Dechen Wangmo said that at a time when the ministry was aspiring to provide quality health services, such support would add...

Dec 14, 2018 13:08

Features

Endangered One-Horned Rhinoceros Spotted At Royal Manas National Park In Bhutan

The one-horned rhinoceros was captured multiple times in a camera trap set up for tracking tigers.

Dec 16, 2018 12:33

73 Year Old Non-Formal Education Instructor Wants To Continue Teaching In Bhutan's Remote Villages

At 73, Serchung is one of the oldest non-formal education (NFE) instructors in Bhutan today.

Dec 16, 2018 01:09

Book On ‘Fishes Of Bhutan’ Slated To Be Published

Once the second phase of the survey is completed, a detailed database and a book on fishes of Bhutan will be published by the centre.

Dec 15, 2018 10:54

‘Bhutan For Life’ Aims To Safeguard Its Protected Areas And Remain Carbon Negative

The ‘Protected Areas’ in Bhutan comprises of four national parks, four wildlife sanctuaries and one nature reserve.

Dec 14, 2018 11:07

Sports

Japanese Volunteers Taught Football Skills To Some Young Monks And Hope to Reach Out To All Other Monastic Institutions In Bhutan

Held on World Children’s Day on 20 November, the programme was spearheaded by the Japan Overseas Cooperation Volunteers (JOCV).

Nov 24, 2018 06:06

Female Archer Dorji Dema Hopes To Inspire More Women To Take Up Archery In Bhutan

Dorji Dema, a mother of three is among the first women in Bhutan to play in an archery tournament.

Nov 05, 2018 08:11

Bhutanese Bagged Gold In Both Men And Women’s Category In The Scenic But Gruelling Laya Run

In a gruelling race where both locals and foreigners participated, Bhutanese won gold medals in both the men and women’s category.

Oct 24, 2018 18:01

Bhutan's 'Judo Girl' Fighting For Her Sport Back Home

By competing at the Youth Olympic Games Bueno Aires 2018, 16-year-old Yangchen Wangmo is blazing a trail for judo in the small archery-mad...

Oct 10, 2018 12:45

Business

Jab-Chor—A Platform For Young Entrepreneurs In Bhutan To Nurture Their Business Ideas

Jab-Chor was inspired by His Majesty’s aspirations for the youth of Bhutan.

Dec 19, 2018 15:03

JICA’s Horticulture Projects Benefit Farmers In Eastern Bhutan

The Agriculture Research and Development Centre’s Deputy Chief Horticulture Officer, Sonam Gyeltshen said that according to an impact...

Dec 13, 2018 22:16

Bhutan Expects Record Low Inflation In 2018

The nine-month average inflation rate this year was recorded at 2.61 percent, the lowest figure since 2004.

Dec 09, 2018 11:47

Austrian Delegation Seek Investment Opportunities In Bhutan And To Foster Stronger Ties

According to the Austrian delegates, eight companies from diverse sectors such as energy, engineering, tourism and health visited Bhutan to...

Dec 06, 2018 12:42

Travel

Lhop Widows From Samtse, Bhutan Keep Their Culture Of ‘Duk Tsho Hang’ Alive

There is a thriving custom among the Lhops – women are not allowed to wear ornaments after their partners die.

Dec 08, 2018 22:08

Bhutan Received 71,417 International Visitors In 2017; Singapore, USA And Japan In Top 10 List

In 2017, Bhutan received 71,417 international visitors and the revenue earned was USD 79m, the highest arrival and revenue since 2012.

Dec 03, 2018 11:25

Phobjikha Valley Sees Increasing Number Of Black-Necked Cranes – Birds Regarded As Sacred By The Bhutanese

Since October, close to 270 black-necked cranes have already arrived in the Phobjikha Valley.

Nov 28, 2018 20:23

Be Thrilled By Adrenaline-Pumping Dance Moves At The Dochula Festival On 13 December

The Dochula Druk Wangyel Festival was initiated by Her Majesty the Queen Mother Ashi Dorji Wangmo as a tribute to His Majesty the Fourth...

Nov 20, 2018 17:05

Lifestyle

‘The Raven Tells A Story’ – Book Dedicated To Bhutan’s 4th King Jigme Singye Wangchuck Launched

The book was written by Her Royal Highness Princess Sonam Dechan Wangchuck.

Dec 17, 2018 15:47

Bhutanese Who Has Worked In New York And Singapore, Sells Artisanal Bread Via Instagram

Jamsel Tshering Gyaltshen decided to choose a future in the food industry after graduating from the Culinary Institute of America in New...

Dec 16, 2018 07:45

Aku Tongmi: A Song For Bhutan Launched To Revive Traditional Bhutanese Music

The book consists of 10 Bhutanese songs including the National Anthem.

Dec 05, 2018 07:04

Research Done By Bhutanese Artists To Revive Ancient Culture Of Using Colours Sourced From Nature

Artists Penjor Dorji and Norbu Tshering are about to complete a research on using natural pigments to create artworks in Bhutan.

Nov 29, 2018 07:51

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