More number of BBP employees resigning

Around 226 people have resigned from the Build Bhutan Project so far It is 5am in the morning and there is already a long queue outside the physician’s cabin at the national referral hospital in the capital, with many eagerly waiting to obtain their Medical Certificate (MC) to travel overseas for study and work. Ugyen […]

The growing issue of copyright infringement

In what is likely to set a good precedent in deterring copyright infringement practices in the country, three individuals were ordered by the Thimphu District Court this week to pay compensation ranging from Nu 100,000 to about Nu 400,000 in a copyright infringement case to SamuhMediaTech.   The SamuhMediaTech had filed the case after the three […]

Trade deficit at Nu 39.7bn in just nine months

The balance of trade with India alone accounts for around Nu 31bn In just nine months this year, the country has imported goods worth more than Nu 63.5bn and exported goods valued at Nu 23.7bn, resulting in a trade deficit of about Nu 39.7bn. Trade deficit is an economic measure of a negative balance of trade, meaning imports exceeding […]