BUSINESS

New brand Bhutan for transformative tourism

92 tourists were graciously welcomed under the new brand Bhutan with the opening of borders on 23 September KARMA CHIMI Thimphu Under the banner brand Bhutan, the tourism strategy will…

POLITICS

ENVIRONMENT

Salix tetraspema (Peling-shing), the last remnant Salix species

KARMA CHIMI Thimphu The last remaining stands of Salix tetrasperma in Bhutan are found in Dechhenling gewog, Pemagatsel. This species is locally referred to as Peling-shing. Peling Tso (wetland) covers…

EDITORIAL

The reopening and the mood ahead

The border have finally been reopened after almost a three-year hiatus and people, especially living in the bordering towns like Phuentsholing, are upbeat  of the new change. About a hundred…

A day has come

Both the Bhutanese and Indians have been waiting for the Bhutan-India gate to open. People had been asking, especially businessmen and residents of Jaigoan, “when Bhutan border will open?” Finally,…

OPINION

The World Sans Queen Elizabeth II…

                                                           The world waited in silent prayers as worrying news started circulating about the health of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the United Kingdom’s longest-reigning monarch faithfully carrying out her…