Tour operators express their dissatisfaction with TCB

The lack of clarity in the information from the TCB to tour operators creates a rift in the sector, according to the ABTO’s chairman Following a number of different notifications issued by the Tourism Council of Bhutan (TCB), tour operators met with Foreign Affairs Minister Dr Tandi Dorji, who is also the chairperson of the […]

5% green tax and sales tax on fuel to continue

Economic Affairs Minister says fuel dealers have misunderstood the new revision The government has decided not to subsidize or waive off the 5% green tax and 5% sales tax on fuel, according to Economic Affairs Minister Loknath Sharma. The minister said doing so will only make the cost of food commodities higher. “If we take […]