‘BNB has grown from being a small entity to the second largest commercial bank in the country’

Bhutan National Bank’s  (BNB) outgoing Chief Executive Officer, Kipchu Tshering, talks to Business Bhutan reporter Dechen Dolkar on his achievements during his tenure as the CEO and challenges in the banking sector. He started and ended his career in the financial sector. He started his career at RICBL in 1978 and served for 19 years. […]

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Bhutan, Austria observe 30th anniversary of diplomatic relations

Bhutan and Austria celebrated the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations in Thimphu on Wednesday. The event was marked by a dinner reception hosted by Mrs. Brigitte Oppinger-Walchshofer, Ambassador of Austria to Bhutan, at the Banquet Hall of the Royal Institute of Tourism and Hospitality (RITH). Her Royal Highness Princess Sonam Dechan Wangchuck […]

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More than 100 students from RTC compete for Entrepreneurship Development Loan

A total of 117 second-year business program students from Royal Thimphue College (RTC) will be competing for the Entrepreneurship Development (SEED) Loan for two days, from August 23-24. They will compete in the Loden Student Empowerment through Entrepreneurship Development (SEED) Program, to be held at RTC. The two-day event also includes teaching the fundamentals of […]

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Bhutan connects to global research and education community

Local researchers, academics and medical doctors can benefit from extensive global collaboration opportunities that foster knowledge sharing and capacity development with the launch of European Union (EU) co-funded Asi@Connect Bhutan project on August 21 in Thimphu. The project enables its regional high capacity and high quality internet network, Trans Eurasia Information Network (TEIN) to connect […]

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