Corporate excellence and work ethics – Swami Sukhabodhananda

  Life has become one gigantic game. To succeed in this game, we have to struggle. This struggle is consuming our life silently. Do not discard success because of the simple reason that the creative process which is installed in your DNA, has to be allowed to express itself. Creativity has to be encouraged. But […]

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Stop atrocities against women and girls

A 30-year-old anesthesia technician has been detained for raping a patient attendant on the night of April 5 at the national referral hospital in Thimphu. The technician has also confessed to having sexual intercourse with the 28-year-old patient attendant after injecting her anesthetic drug. A 39-year-old vice principal of a private charity school in Bjemina, […]

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ACC receives 105 online complaints last year

The number of online complaints filed with Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) dropped from 114 in 2016 to 105 last year. Most of the complaints reported online pertained to abuse of functions followed by embezzlement and misuse of public properties, according to ACC Commissioner Jamtsho. The option to lodge online complaints was started as an alternative […]

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Private Diagnostic Centers to have HIV testing

Following an increasing detection gap of incidences of HIV/AIDs in the country, the National HIV/AIDs Commission has made the decision to allow private diagnostic centers in the country to have HIV testing. Talking to Business Bhutan, the Chief Program Officer at Ministry of Health (MoH), Namgay Tshering, said that decision was made to provide a […]

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Govt, opposition at loggerheads over ‘B.Ed course’

The opposition party maintained that the recent announcement of the government on the discontinuation of ‘B.Ed teacher course’ will be a big policy blunder and might have huge long term negative implications on the quality of education in the country. Druk Phuensum Tshogpa (DPT), in a press release issued yesterday, states that the government’s announcement […]

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Political parties aver govt. of influencing civil servants to join PDP

People’s Democratic Party (PDP) will be roping in nine senior civil servants for the upcoming elections this year, going by what various sources have confirmed to Business Bhutan. However, this has not gone down well with the other political parties who feel that such headhunting from the civil service is violating the civil service rules […]

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