Dolomite prices for the local industry to be fixed soon

MoEA Minister says dolomite that SMCL would supply will be of a higher grade compared to the earlier ones and that SMCL is mandated to ensure adequate supply of dolomite raw materials to domestic industries at a reasonable price. Bhutanese entrepreneurs involved in procuring dolomite residues to produce other products can now heave a sigh of […]

Lessons from the Highlands

The Royal Highland Festival, which could not be hosted for two years due to the COVID 19 pandemic was held at Laya on October 23, 2022. Unlike the pre-pandemic years, the festival did not see scores of tourists. Nonetheless, people from different parts of the country attended the festival, which was graced by His Majesty […]

When the number of guests reduces

Though 1,612 tourists paying the revised SDF visited Bhutan this month, their impact has been negligible for most in the tourism industry In between September 23 to October 23, 2022, 4,707 guests visited Bhutan of which 1,612 paid the revised sustainable development fee (SDF) of USD 200 per person per day. 2,326 were those that […]