Excess doses of AstraZeneca vaccine to be sent to Thailand

There are around 170,000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine left in the stock after inoculating more than 95% of the total population in the country After the request from the government of Thailand for vaccine support from Bhutan, the government is planning to send some excess doses of AstraZeneca vaccine to Thailand.  Foreign Minister Dr […]

Continue the fight!

It was a big relief for the residents of Phuentsholing, who had been holed up at home for nearly four months, as the lockdown that was imposed in the town earlier was lifted completely on August 10. The first day after the lockdown saw businesses and life in the town returning to normal. However, there […]

Govt. expects economy to improve after second nationwide vaccination program

The country’s economic growth is estimated to shrink by 3.4% in FY 2020-21 Following the completion of the second nationwide vaccination campaign against Covid-19 in the country, the government is hoping that the country’s economic growth will see an upward trend. The country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth projection for 2020 has been revised further down […]