“Land of the rising sun”-Yalang makes progress with solar energy

As it moves to harnessing the sun and other sources of renewable energy to meet its power needs, Yalang gewog in Trashiyangtse, tucked away in the east corner of the country, seems to be living up to its name ‘land of the rising sun’. From installing solar panels in every household to power the electric […]

Vendors want CFM to function at half the capacity

Centenary Farmers Market (CFM) currently operates at one-third of its capacity with 170 vendors at a given time. However, the number of selling days for the vendors is limited and they are worried about their unsold vegetables.  The CFM Tshogpa, Dendup said that vendors are worried about their business as they do not complete selling […]

“Our Gyenkhu” campaign launched

His Holiness the 70th Je Khenpo, Trulku Jigme Choeda, launched the “Our Gyenkhu” campaign yesterday at the Tashichoo Dzong in the presence of the Health Minister and senior officials from the Ministry of Health (MoH). Taking inspiration from the selfless and benevolent acts of His Majesty The King, “Our Gyenkhu”, an initiative which was born […]

iBest provides platform to youth to hone multimedia skills

With COVID-19 pandemic hitting the employment rates of the country, service providers like iBest institute has initiated more internship programs for Bhutanese youth in the field of multimedia. Co-founder of iBest institute, Tharchen said the simple vision for coming up with the iBest institute was to provide training which is relevant to the youths where […]