Small-time shops feel pandemic repercussions

Small time businesses expect to heal from the losses incurred during the second lockdown but they are already feeling the repercussions. Owner of Passang Dolma Tamang from Babesa said the lockdown has caused loss to her business. “It has been only a few days since business resumed but there are very few customers as only […]

Food consumption pattern changes in Thimphu during second lockdown

The sale of noodles spiked in the market The second phase of the lockdown saw a considerable shift in buying patterns of consumers in Thimphu from basic necessities to packaged food products like snacks, noodles, processed food, packaged meat and frozen desserts, according to a number of retailers. Records with the Food Corporation of Bhutan […]