English | Dzongkha Thursday, December 14, 2017

21 new Hepatitis Cases

The total number of hepatitis cases in the country has increased during the past two years. From 313 in 2012, last year, the figure has now increased to 369.

150 Million reserved as Education Loan

The government has set aside about Nu. 150mn, identified under the economic stimulus plan’s special support scheme as education loan. The interest free loan was approved by the Cabinet last week.

His Majesty offers prayers to the Kudung of the Late Kunzig Shamar Rinpoche

His Majesty the King offered prayers to the Kudung of the Late Kunzig Shamar Rinpoche. His Majesty was accompanied by Her Majesty the Gyaltsuen.

Rules for Atsara

Atsara, celebrated as the entertainer in annual Tshechu, brings life and colours to the celebration but they can also be a source of embarrassment.

State funding for democratic development

The politicians of the five political parties, who recently visited Denmark, said providing state funding to political parties is pivotal in strengthening democratic development in the country.

An affirmative Boundary Talks between Bhutan and China

The 22nd Round of the Bhutan-China Boundary Talks was held in Shanxi Province in China on Friday.

The Youth Initiative- Small steps for a gaint leap

The Youth Initiative (YI) was started by a group of youth, who say they are concerned about the country and feel a need for a bridge between the policy makers and the youth of Bhutan.

His Majesty grants an audience to the outgoing Indian Ambassador

His Majesty the King granted an audience to the Indian Ambassador to Bhutan, V.P. Haran yesterday. V.P. Haran, who served as India’s Ambassador to Bhutan from January 2013, will be completing his tenure this month.

Pre-financing system will continue

“In order to enjoy the benefits of a sound economic system, it is of utmost importance to build quality roads,” says Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay.

Bhutan and Nepal to seek mutual benefits in tourism

On the sidelines of the South Asian Free Trade Area Ministerial Council meeting yesterday, the Economic Affairs Minister Norbu Wangchuk met the Nepal’s Minister for Commerce and Supplies, Sunil Bahadur Thapa.

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