Towards addressing the emerging mental health issue in the country

From a total of 7,521 respondents, who participated in a survey, as many as 2,185 young people reported being sad and 2,085 stressed Amid the Covid-19 pandemic last year, new mental illness cases diagnosed has almost doubled as compared to previous years at the Jigme Dorji Wangchuck National Referral Hospital (JDWNRH). Last year, 2,009 mental […]

Hotel and restaurant sector contracts by a record low of -73.46% in 2020

HRAB has projected foregone revenue of Nu 2.85bn from January till April 2021 Tourist arrival in the country dropped by 91.12% on the back of COVID-19 resulting in the contraction of the hotel and restaurant sector in the economy, according to reports from the National Statistics Bureau (NSB). The total number of tourist arrivals was […]