P/ling gears up as new Omicron variant emerges

Phuentsholing has not recorded a single Covid-19 positive case from the community for almost four months now In the wake of the emergence of the new Omicorn Covid variant, activities have already been pipelined by the Southern Covid-19 Task Force (SC19TF) to prevent the outbreak of this new variant in the border town of Phuentsholing. […]

Safeguard the ACC against undue influences

In what is a heartening development for the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC), most of the members of the National Council supported the ACCโ€™s Human Resource (HR) independence during the deliberation on the Anti-Corruption (Amendment) Bill 2021 this week. Meanwhile, it has been quite some years that the ACC has been proposing HR independence, which can be […]

Smooth flow of trade between Bhutan and India expected: Agriculture Minister

In 2020, 43,850MT of vegetable export to India has been recorded of value worth Nu 2.5bn Following the Commerce Secretary Level Meeting (CSLM) between Bhutan and India in Delhi last month, there is likely to be a smooth flow of trade between the two countries, according to Agriculture and Forests Minister Yeshey Penjor. The minister […]