Youth climate enthusiast raises funds to join Antarctica expedition

She is the first Bhutanese who will be joining one of the 80 international teams for the Climate Force Antarctic Expedition 2021-a trip to Antarctica that will commence in November next year. Manisha Chettri, a youth with a Masters degree in English literature from India and working as a freelance writer for a German company, […]

Govt. earns Nu 144.108mn through tobacco sale

The government earned revenue of Nu 144.108mn through the sale of tobacco in the country as of November end this year. Bhutan Duty Free Limited (BDFL) had been facilitating the sale of tobacco products in the country from August this year. General Manager of BDFL, Ugyen Thinley said that the highest consumption of tobacco was […]

His Majesty grants salary to members of women’s national football team

His Majesty The King granted as Royal Soelra a monthly salary of Nu 20,000 to each member of the women’s national football team beginning next month. The Office of the Gyalpoi Zimpon, which conveyed the Royal Command to the Bhutan Football Federation (BFF), stated the financial support granted to the women’s national team is envisioned […]