Exiting bar license holders in dilemma to convert their license

The MoEA’s notification states that they may amend the rules and regulations from time to time While many restaurant owners welcomed the decision that permits all restaurants to sell alcohol/wine without a bar license, some people who had already renewed their bar license prior to the notification of the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MoEA) are […]

Parliament expresses concern over increasing fiscal deficit and unresolved irregularities

Unresolved irregularities amount to Nu 2,225.61mn for the FY 2020-2021 The Members of the Parliament (MPs) expressed concern over the increasing fiscal deficit and unresolved irregularities when the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) presented the Annual Audit Report (AAR) to the Parliament during the Joint Sitting on June 29. For the Fiscal Year (FY) 2020-21 (January […]

Phuentsholing reports sporadic blister beetle dermatitis cases

Blister beetle releases a protective chemical called cantharidin that can cause painful blisters and lesions when they are crushed on the skin Blister beetle dermatitis is reported in the areas of Ramitey and Sorchen in Phuentsholing with many people, from children to adults, developing blisters on the face and other parts of the body. School-going […]