Bhutan National Techstar Startup Weekend 2019 underway

The event will end tomorrow with the announcement of the winners Selected participants from the Techstars Startup Weekend conducted in six colleges to select 25 best ideas from each college and 30 from out of college youths are participating in the Bhutan National Techstar Startup Weekend 2019 that officially began in Thimphu Thursday. Organized by […]

Cardamom growers shift to commercial vegetable cultivation

They are disappointed with the price the crop fetches including FCB offers Farmers across the country are disappointed with the prices offered by the government in the cardamom buyback scheme. The government had directed the Food Corporation Limited (FCBL) to buy cardamom from the farmers because farmers had not been able to sell the produce […]

NHDCL’s remaining housing units to be ready by next month

The remaining housing units of the National Housing Development Corporation Limited (NHDCL) will be completed by next month. Around 210 units at three different locations in Phuentsholing have been allotted to registered residents in January this year. These buildings are expected to be complete by next month, although they were supposed to be complete by […]

RSEBL takes share trading to mobile platforms

The Royal Security Exchange of Bhutan Limited (RSEBL) launched m-CaMS mobile application developed in-house to facilitate online trading of listed shares and bonds. m-CaMS would improve accessibility, ease trading and encourage wider participation in the stock market. The mobile application is integrated with the CaMS (Capital Market Solutions), a platform developed by RSEBL and launched […]

Govt. to implement GST by mid-2020 to recoup Nu 10bn

The government pledged in its party manifesto that it will recover Nu 10 billion by streamlining and strengthening tax collection if it comes to power The government will implement the Goods and Services Tax (GST) by mid -2020 in the country to recoup Nu 10bn as it had pledged in their party’s manifesto. This was […]