Street hawkers of Thimphu selling fast food welcomed Prime Minister Dr Lotay Tshering's idea of using biodegradable plates and cups and carrying out cleaning campaigns in their places of business. He met with the group yesterday afternoon as part of the government’s pledge to legalise, protect and support the informal economy.
The Chief Justice Dasho Tshering Wangchuk completed five years in the office yesterday. Her Royal Highness Princess Sonam Dechan Wangchuck and members of the judiciary bid farewell to the Chief Justice. He was appointed as the Supreme Court's Chief Justice in November 2014.
To deliver quality cement to its customers Dungsam Cement Corporation Limited (DCCL) in Pema Gatshel is working with experts from Siam Cement Public Company from Thailand. A team of experts from the Thai cement company are in the country for six months to work with DCCL.
Karma, 29, becomes the first athlete from Bhutan to qualify for Olympic quota place in any sport. She won a recurve women's archery spot for Tokyo 2020 during the Asian continental qualification tournament held in Bangkok today.
With hundreds of people dumping their wastes without segregating at the waste drop-off centre located below Kelki School in Thimphu, the site has become a hornet's nest for a family who depends on the waste.