Party in Focus: Druk Phuensum Tshogpa (DPT)

Business Bhutan reporter Pema Seldon catches up with the Opposition Leader and party president of Druk Phuensum Tshogpa (DPT), Dr (Phd) Pema Gyamtsho to talk about the party’s status, plans and the upcoming elections. 1.The elections 2018 is approaching and as one of the strongest parties currently, what expectations does DPT have?   Answer– We are […]

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Bhutan at the WHO Regional Committee meeting

Leading the Bhutanese delegation, the health minister, Tandin Wangchuk is currently attending the five day World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Committee meeting on building health system resilience to climate change. The 70th WHO Regional Committee for South-East Asia which is taking place in Male, Maldives will conclude on Monday. The Regional Committee for South-East Asia […]

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No more entertainment licenses for core P/ling

Phuentsholing Thromde has decided not to approve any new entertainment licenses like Drayangs and Karaoke in the core town area. The resolution was taken during the annual Thromde Tshogde yesterday. There are already eight drayangs and 11 karaokes in the core town area, which the members said are enough to cater to the Phuentsholing residents. […]

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