MoH to deploy JDWNRH specialists to other referral hospitals

To prevent disruption of essential health services, the Jigme Dorji Wangchuck National Referral Hospital (JDWNRH) will not be able to cater to referral services for some time. However, the Ministry of Health (MoH) is sending different teams of specialists to other referral hospitals. According to Health Minister Dasho Dechen Wangmo, JDWNRH is a restricted area […]

Govt. to procure Oxford COVID vaccine apart from COVAX facility

India approved Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine &- Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin, the country’s first indigenous vaccine for emergency use on January 3 The government is looking forward to procure the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine developed by Serum Institute of India apart from the COVAX facility. “The Indian government has assured to provide vaccines when it is released and we […]

VTOB holds seven-day online conversation on education

Teachers of Bhutan Volunteers (V-TOB) conducted an online conversation called EduTALK Bhutan which was carried via zoom with panelists including scholars, educators, writers, consultants, youth, media specialists and entrepreneurs from January 1 to 7. The online conversation discussed the issue of education in Bhutan. The conversation featured different panelists every day. These panelists were associated […]