Going back to basics

Things are obviously not looking good going by the number of Covid-19 cases that are emerging one after another each day. We thought that we were way past the threat of Covid-19 when the number of active cases reached ‘zero’ at one point. But the number of active cases has increased again to 261 as […]

All eligible population to be vaccinated in next four weeks: PM

Studies conducted by the UK and India reveal that the second dose of AstraZeneca vaccine can be given even after an interval of 12 to 16 weeks, says Lyonchhen Despite the worsening COVID-19 situation and vaccine shortage in India, Bhutan is hopeful to vaccinate all the 526,000 eligible population in the next four weeks, according […]

Economic growth projected at 4.1% for FY 2021-22

The projected growth will be mainly fuelled by investments which accounts for 44% of the GDP, says Finance Minister The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth is projected to rebound to 4.2% in 2021 and moderate to 3.9% in 2022. This is as per the Budget Report for Financial Year 2021-22 that Finance Minister Namgay Tshering […]