Formal market access for Bhutan’s agri-exports to India

Sonam Penjor Following extensive deliberations, including the virtual bilateral trade meeting held on 2 July, the…

BoB gearing towards Green Banking

Sangay Rabten The Bank of Bhutan (BoB) is gearing towards a system called Green banking initiative…

No proper market shed for Bumthang veg. vendors

Sangay Rabten Having a proper shed and market can be a boon for farmers and sellers.…

Monitoring lapses snag broadband fiber network master plan

Sonam Penjor The Royal Audit Authority (RAA) has observed lapses for performance audit on implementation and…

Cash-free payments for Indian tourists in Bhutan

Tshering Yangki Indian tourists visiting Bhutan from now can make cash-free payments. Bharat Interface for money…

RAA report irregularities worth Nu 4B in 2020

Sonam Penjor During the year 2020 the Royal audit Authority (RAA) reported irregularities involving Nu 4,309.027-million…

Sanitary pad manufacturers dismayed at govt.’s new import tax policy

Sangay Rabten    The Custom Bills 2021, passed in the recently concluded Parliament session, brought down…

Cluster Finance Services launched

Tshering Yangki The Cluster Finance Services for the Ministry of Agriculture and Forests (MoAF) was launched…

Loan repayment support extended until June 2022

Sonam Penjor The Druk Gyalpo’s Relief Kidu (DGRK), delivered in the form of income support and…

Bilateral meet to facilitate Bhutan’s agri-exports to India

Sonam Penjor The Embassy of India organized a virtual bilateral trade meeting on 2 July to…

A substantial hike in fuel prices in July

Sangay Rabten With the recent hike in India, the prices of fuel in the country have…

Inflation rate scaled on average of 3.88 percent in 2020

Sonam Penjor The year-on-year (YoY) inflation rate as measured by Producer Price Index (PPI) for October…