BUSINESS

Finance Minister introduces Tourism Levy Bill of Bhutan in NC

KARMA CHIMMI Thimphu The minister for finance, the Member In-Charge of the Bill, Namgay Tshering introduced the Tourism Levy Bill of Bhutan 2022 in National Council on 24 June. The…

POLITICS

ENVIRONMENT

Govt. is exploring more hydropower projects

SONAM PENJOR | Thimphu The annual budget report for Financial Year (FY) 2022-23, which was tabled by Finance Minister Namgay Tshering in the National Assembly on 6 June, states the…

EDITORIAL

Alcohol use and risks

Although alcohol consumption, particularly alcohol addiction, is a risk factor for many health problems in the country, the government allowed all the restaurants to sell alcoholic beverages. In fact, it…

Fuel crisis: is the govt. hiding the crisis?

The rumour that went fuelled around that the country will face fuel crises, and which sent people panicking and rushing to fuel up their cars then came to be true.…

OPINION

Bhutan Moves into the Future

Bhutan has entered a new chapter of history, an era drawn from the wisdom that cultivated the Bhutanese system over the centuries. As the COVID-19 catastrophe battered societies and derailed…