Only one company declares dividend for 2020

The Druk Wang Alloys has declared 65% dividend to their shareholders Out of the 19 companies registered with the Royal Securities Exchange of Bhutan Limited (RSEBL), only one company, the Druk Wang Alloys Limited, has declared dividend for their shareholders for the year 2020 during their Annual General Meeting (AGM).During the companies’ AGMs, most of […]

Two companies propose to operate helicopter services in the country

The government is working on whether to allow private helicopter services Two private companies have proposed to operate helicopter services and the government is working on the plans and strategies whether to allow the two companies to operate air services in the country, according to Information and Communications Minister.Lyonpo Karma Donnen Wangdi informed this to […]

Farmers and their same old problem

Like every year, farmers across the country are busy again. All thanks to wild animals’ depredation; which still continues to haunt our farmers year after year. Huge areas of maize field are being lost to wild animals in places like Rangjung in Trashigang, thus leaving almost nothing for the poor farmers to thrive on after having […]

Revenue of around Nu 169mn to be forgone for levying customs duty

While some welcomed the move, a few entrepreneurs feel that they will get affected Levying Customs Duty (CD) rates at 10% on all goods would forgo revenue amount of Nu 169mn on average for three years, according to the Customs Division of the Department of Revenue and Customs (DRC).The current CD rates have nine slabs […]