Mountain Hazelnuts sends around 300 employees on unpaid leave

The company is one of the largest private sector companies working for the last 10 years The Mountain Hazelnuts sent around 300 employees on unpaid leave for a duration of three months from June 1 to August 31 this year as a cost cutting measure.Mountain Hazelnuts is one of the latest companies in Bhutan to […]

Walk the talk

Making false claims by public officials and those working in government agencies is a well-known issue and one that has been going on for quite a long time now. However, rather than viewing such practices as corrupt and unethical, it’s surprising that they are considered normal, accepted and a part of the system. More than […]

Need not worry about increased public debt: Finance Minister

The hydropower debt of Nu 160bn accounts for 74.2% of the total external debt While the public debt has increased by Nu 225bn and the fiscal deficit has been calculated at Nu 19bn in the Fiscal Year (FY) 2021-22 budget as of March 31, 2021, Finance Minister Namgay Tshering said that it is not a […]