Finance Minister affirms that health of economy is sound

The minister says he sees no problem in national debt repayment The health of the country’s economy is fairly well compared to other countries despite the COVID-19, according to Finance Minister Namgay Tshering. During the meet the press session on Friday, Lyonpo mentioned that Bhutan has not crossed the critical crisis. As per the International […]

No annual exams for classes PP to VIII

Their academic session will end on November 30 The academic year for classes PP to VIII will end on November 30 with their promotion being determined by a formative and summative assessment instead of an annual examination, according to Education Secretary Karma Tshering. Although regular teaching and learning was not feasible since the closure of […]

Lower prices & variety of imported vegetables challenge winter vegetable production self-sufficiency target

Winter vegetables will be exported if the production doubles As part of the target to achieve vegetable production self-sufficiency and marketing in winter, the Department of Agriculture and Marketing Cooperatives (DAMC) is facilitating producers with major buyers and linkages. It is also providing market information to build up sustainable long-term market relations. The six eastern […]