Border closure diverts regional tourists to other hill destinations

Most have diverted towards the Indian hill-state of Sikkim as it has similar culture and geography…

Local coffee cafe thrive churning high-quality brews

However, the owner is worried as coffee supplies are falling short to meet the ever-growing demand…

Squirrels get nutty with hazelnuts

Hazelnut farmers of Pasaphu are losing most of their harvests to wild pests like the squirrels…

BoB initiates collateral-free loans for skilled desuup entrepreneurs

The bank will provide collateral-free business loans up to a maximum ceiling of Nu 5-million LHAKPA…

Delay in loan disbursement hampers farmer’s groups in Sarpang

SANGAY RABTEN Thimphu A group of three farmer’s association in Chuzergang gewog, Sarpang is waiting in…

From shady drayangs to promising hotel business

LHAKPA TSHERING | Thimphu After about two-year closure of entertainment venues since the onset of the…

Laid-off Drayang employees see a glimmer of hope

SONAM PENJOR                             Thimphu To revive the livelihoods of Drayang employees who had lost their jobs after…

Bhutan-Bengal ties go beyond boundaries, MoEA Minister

Bengal Global Business Summit 2022-‘Bengal means Business’ SANGAY RABTEN Thimphu The Minister for Economic Affairs, Loknath…

Local areca nut processing firm faces stiff competition from Indian traders

SANGAY RABTEN Thimphu The lone areca nut (doma) processing unit in Chuzergang, Sarpang is not getting…

GDP to grow at 4.5 percent in 2022

ADB country director says Bhutan should create conducive environments for private sector development SANGAY RABTEN Thimphu…

Clients express dismay at PNB’s annual service charges

SANGAY RABTEN | Thimphu Clients of Druk Punjab National Bank Limited (DPNBL) are voicing out their…

Opposition urges for new SOP on tourism

SONAM PENJOR | Thimphu Following the Prime Minister’s Office announcement reducing the quarantine period for international…