Is the opposition party neglecting their constitutional duties?

The opposition party, Druk Phuensum Tshogpa (DPT), which became the first elected government after a landslide victory in 2008 elections, was once known for its bold statements. However, certain observers are of the perception that the DPT is now weak and incapable of playing its role as a political counterweight to the government or at […]

RMA plans to strengthen effectiveness of monetary policy operations

To facilitate sustainable economic growth and ensure macroeconomic stability, the Royal Monetary Authority (RMA) or the central bank will strengthen the effectiveness of monetary policy operations and its transmission mechanism. “We will work towards improving the monetary policy operations and its framework, strengthening research and policy analysis, and bolstering economic data management practices for effective […]

Inflation increase slowed by 1.09% in July

The PPN has dropped by 4.90% in the past 12 months due to price increase in the economy The Consumer Price Index (CPI) for the month of July 2021 increased by 5.15% compared to the same month the previous year, according to the CPI Bulletin for July this year released by the National Statistics Bureau […]