PM assures that Samtse will turn into a Thromde

The Prime Minister was quizzed on the development of Samtse dzongkhag as Thromde A among Trashigang, Mongar, Bumthang, and Wangdue phodrang by Bartsham Shongphu MP Passang Dorji (Ph.D) during the question and answer session in the National Assembly held yesterday. He was also asked for an update on the placement of medical specialists in the […]

Merak women trained in yathra weaving

More than 20 women from Merak, Trashigang received a free training on yathra weaving, the products of which were showcased in Thimphu on November 18. The training was supported by Yarn and Yathra House based in Thimphu where the group of women were provided free yarn. The owner of Yarn and Yathra House, Karma Tshokey […]

Public transport to re-operate at full capacity

The National Covid-19 Task Force has issued a notification on the resumption of public transport at full capacity. However, the notice states that public transport can operate at full capacities only as per the SOP in line with the health and safety protocols for the prevention of COVID-19 transmission. Assistant Transport Officer at the Royal […]

Economic roadmap to emphasize on data, technology and human capital

The National Task Force (NTF) of the 21st Century Economic Roadmap which consists of about five professional groups of civil servants, private sector, financial institutions, resident development partners and executive members comprising senior public servants and private individuals will chart an economic compass that will place a strong emphasis on cross-cutting sectors like data and […]