Samtse farmers strive to meet chili demand in winter

Samtse dzongkhag is striving to achieve its target to produce winter chili to meet the off-season market demand. Since last season, the dzongkhag had initiated winter chilli production involving the farmers of 12 gewogs. This year with an increasing number of farmers interested in the initiative, the dzongkhag is trying to increase the winter chilli […]

CDK makes waves in the fashion industry

Thirty-four old Chandrika Tamang resigned from a corporate career and realized her long-cherished dream of becoming an entrepreneur. Currently, she owns the fashion brand CDK that is making waves in the market. CDK produces contemporary Bhutanese textiles. Chandrika trained a month in fashion designing in India. As a child, she was very passionate about making […]

66.36% voter turnout in primary round

In what is a good indication for the country’s democracy, an increasing number of Bhutanese people are exercising their electoral franchise responsibly. The voter turnout in primary round of 2018 elections on Saturday surpasses that of voter turnout in primary round of 2013 elections, voter turnout in general round of 2013 elections, and voter turnout […]

DNT, DPT through to general round of elections 

The presidents, candidates and party workers and supporters of Druk Nyamrup Tshogpa (DNT) and Druk Phuensum Tshogpa (DPT) are elated and euphoric that the two parties have sailed through the primary round of the third parliamentary elections held on Saturday. Talking to Business Bhutan, DNT president Lotey Tshering said he is very happy not that […]

What changed the game?

The factors that decided the triumph of DNT and DPT The much anticipated primary election 2018 results are out. Druk Nyamrup Tshogpa (DNT) emerged the winner with highest vote count winning in 16 constituencies, Druk Phuensum Tshogpa (DPT) runners up, sweeping away 22 constituencies while the maximum number of EVM votes went to People’s Democratic […]