More than 15 tourists cancel their trip because of corona virus scare

In the wake of the World Health Organization’s (WHO) declaration of the novel corona virus outbreak as a global health emergency, more than 15 tourists have cancelled their trip to Bhutan as of Friday. According to Tourism Council of Bhutan (TCB) those tourists are from China, Singapore and Myanmar, Sri Lanka and Australia. The tourists […]

Read More

JAB to recognize citizen journalists in Bhutan

As part of the journalism award, which is in its fourth year, the Journalists Association of Bhutan (JAB) has decided to recognize the emerging concept of citizen journalism in the country. It was decided during the annual general meeting of journalists on Wednesday, to give the best citizen journalist award to someone who has made […]

Read More

Yoga services for public to open in Phuentsholing Hospital

Phuentsholing General Hospital will start providing Sorig-Zhiney and Yoga service for the general public from this month. The hospital is currently training health workers to provide the service to the people. Sorig-Zhiney, is a non-medical services approach for mental, spiritual and physical wellness. It will be provided to the patients and interested general public. With […]

Read More

Bhutan Space Week to be an annual event

The Department of Information Technology and Telecom (DITT), information and communications ministry (MoIC) will launch the Bhutan Space Week from February 17 to 23, in commemoration of the 40th birth anniversary of His Majesty the King. Hereafter, the space week would be an annual event.  “The space program in the country was started under the […]

Read More