Govt. to spend Nu 111mn on beautification of tourism hotspots till December

People in tourism affected by the pandemic have been engaged in beautifying tourism hotspots around 14 sites, according to Foreign Minister Dr Tandi Dorji. “The government is spending Nu 111mn on beautification till December where 600 laid off employees from tourism are engaged,” he said. He added that between March and June, the government spent […]

Economic ministry to present bar license issue to cabinet

The economic affairs ministry has prepared rules on re-issuing bar licenses to present to the cabinet and is looking forward to a positive response, said Economic Affairs Minister Loknath Sharma yesterday during the National Assembly’s question and answer session. Lyonpo was responding to a question raised by the MP for Chumig-Ura, Bumthang, Karma Wangchuk who […]

BCCI holds consultations to deal with the pandemic

During these difficult times, the private sector entities must work together since the pandemic has impacted the country socially and economically, said Deputy Secretary-General, Bhutan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI), Chandra Chhetri representing the business community. BCCI is part of the entire containment program and meetings with representation in the committees and task forces […]