RMA cautions people against ponzi schemes

The Royal Monetary Authority of Bhutan (RMA) has cautioned the Bhutanese public from participating in ponzi or pyramid schemes. Such practices are not only deceiving, but are also illegal, according to the RMA. This notification, according to the RMA, was made after it had come to RMA`s notice that Bhutanese citizens are being lured to […]

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Group formed to export farmers’ produce to third countries

Bhutan Export Business Line (BEBL), an export-oriented business in Phuentsholing is hopeful to take Bhutanese exports to the next level. Formed by Bhutanese business individuals, the association has already started exporting country’s commodities into third countries. Since most of the Bhutanese commodities are absorbed within the Indian market, BEBL feels that the farmers are deprived […]

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Nu 15bn assured in life policy schemes

With Bhutanese becoming more saving-oriented and future-savvy, the Royal Insurance Corporation of Bhutan (RICB) recorded Nu 15bn as assurance and a total number of policy holders at 109,039 as of August this year. Millennium education policy and money bag policy are the most saleable life insurance services in the country as of now. Currently, there […]

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Dasho Dr Sonam Kinga counter-charges DPT

Dasho Dr. Sonam Kinga submitted his counter-charges against complaint lodged by Druk Phuensum Tshogpa (DPT) with Election Commission of Bhutan (ECB) yesterday after remaining silent for some time on his August 31 post on Facebook about the 2008 elections and summary of his forthcoming book ‘Political Contests as Moral Battles’. DPT had lodged a complaint […]

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Operation of facilitation booths begin

The operation of postal ballot facilitation booths started from yesterday across the country and will last till Sunday. A total of 97,870 people have registered for the postal ballot facilitation booth out of 133,795 registered voters for postal ballot. The head of the postal ballot unit of Election Commission of Bhutan (ECB), Namgay Tshering said […]

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A Question of Intent – Jurmi Chhowing

(Act 1: Synopsis) Dasho (Dr.) Sonam Kinga presents the synopsis of his forthcoming book, ‘Political Contests as Moral Battles’ on his Facebook Page. Dasho Sonam Kinga is a two-time member of the National Council (one-term Chairperson) and a recipient of the prestigious Red Scarf from His Majesty the King. In other words, Dasho Sonam Kinga’s […]

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