FCBL eases problems for potato farmers

Much to the relief of potato farmers, the Food Corporation of Bhutan Limited (FCBL) has installed better facilities to store and auction potatoes starting this year. The shortage of parking space at the auction yard has been an issue till last year as hundreds of trucks would remain stranded nearby the auction yard with potatoes […]

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Disaster management Act now!

The recent flashflood in Trashigang has been a reminder call to the nation and the authorities. It has only heightened the sense of urgency and attention that our so called disaster preparedness demands. The last time an earthquake of major proportions struck the country was in 2009. The whole country shook. People in all corners […]

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PDP declares its candidate from Dokar-Shaba constituency

Former managing director of Bhutan Power Corporation Ltd. (BPCL) Gem Tshering has been declared by the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) as its last candidate on Thursday afternoon, who would be contesting from Dokar-Shaba constituency in Paro and ‪replacing incumbent MP Kezang D Wangmo, for the 2018 elections. Gem Tshering, 59, from Lomekha village, Dogar gewog […]

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