Bhutan imports goods worth Nu 52.50bn from India

There is an increase in import of essentials by 15% compared to other normal times to ensure stocking up Despite the challenges posed by the Covid-19 pandemic and the increasing number of Covid-19 cases in the region for the period March 2020 – May 15, 2021, Bhutan imported Nu 52.50bn worth of goods from India. […]

DPT and its waning prowess

Before the Druk Phuensum Tshogpa (DPT) became the first democratically elected government after the 2008 elections, it sort of projected an image as a serious and formidable party – a party that was solemn and with experience about governing and a party that appeared as a befitting choice. That explains why the DPT emerged victorious […]

165 positive cases detected in P/ling since lockdown till May 19

Health officials are still collecting samples from those who missed the three-day mass screening A month since the recent lockdown started in Phuentsholing, Covid-19 positive cases continue to emerge from the community. Phuentsholing alone has detected 165 positive cases as of May 19 and the three-day second mass screening ended earlier this week. Out of […]