Passengers complain about exorbitant cab fare from Sorchen to P/ling

They say the fare should be reduced Passengers are not happy with the fare charged by taxis while having to travel in a cab from Sorchen till Phuentsholing town.  They say they would be happy to see fare reduction from Sorchen to Phuentsholing as the current rate is already high while coming from Thimphu. For […]

‘Entrepreneurs need support to facilitate their engagement and expansion’

The Chief Executive Officer of the CSI Market, Sonam Chopel talks to Business Bhutan’s reporter Dechen Dolkar about the CSI Market, its mandate and the status of the domestic products.   The CSI Market was established in collaboration with the Department of Cottage and Small Industry and entrepreneurs. Sonam Chopel is an expert in branding and […]

From fallen leaves to dinnerware

The GPMU produces 2,000 units of products in a day and supplies them throughout the entire country Fallen leaves of areca-nut trees (Doma) are collected from farmers, washed with clean water, and then compressed to different shapes using a heat press to turn into eco-friendly biodegradable disposable dining wares.  This practice has now become almost […]