Dengue cases cross 500 in Phuentsholing

The hospital adds two more doctors and eight beds Dengue cases in Phuentsholing General Hospital (PGH) have hit a record of more than 500 this year. Last year, only 20 cases were detected in the hospital. The first case was detected on July 5 in the hospital. Since then the cases are on the rise. […]

Zero tolerance in corruption through NIACS

Reinvigorating the policy on โ€˜zero tolerance to corruptionโ€™ and in an effort to reinforce โ€˜DAMTSIโ€™ as the core Bhutanese value the โ€˜National Integrity and Anti-Corruption Strategy (NIACS) 2019-2023โ€™ was launched on August 14. Lyonchhen Dr. Lotay Tshering graced the launch at Terma Linca. With the theme โ€˜DAMTSI: Developing Accountable, Moral and Transparent Systems and Individualsโ€™, […]

SDF to finance US$ 13mn for purchase of ATR 42-600

SAARC Development Fund (SDF) will finance US$ 13mn which will be around Nu 918mn for purchase of Druk Airโ€™s ATR 42-600. SDF will finance 70% of the total cost of aircraft as a loan at 4% interest rate for the period of ten years and Drukair will finance 30% as equity. The new aircraft will […]