Farmers in Samtse ready to reap quinoa

Farmers in Samtse are gearing up to harvest quinoa, a new crop which they started cultivating on a small scale as a pilot project ...


GNH and Alcohol – lobzang nima

Thrizin, Thrizin, Thrizin of Zhemgang, Wherefore Art Thou A Thrizin? – Yeshey Dorji

Who are we? – Dorji Wangchuk

Follow Bhutan’s Lead With Endangered Species – Mia Taylor


Khakey capturing the snowball culture

Good to great Gasa: Getting there

Gasa lives the organic dream

Kusuthara, Surviving the test of time


Just Hit Send by Grasshopper – KEZANG CHODEN

Some basic philosophies that should guide our way of life – Amrith Bdr Subba

Revisiting the past and looking ahead into the future as I complete my ten years of service in the government – Amrith Bdr Subba

From Violence to Peace: The Story Of A Former Gang Leader – Amrith Bdr Subba


GST and implications on the Bhutanese economy

In an interview with Business Bhutan’s reporter, Chencho Dema, finance minister Namgay Dorji talks about GST and implications on the Bhutanese economy. Q. Would Bhutan benefit from GS...

If an election, particularly the parliamentary one, is messed up it can put on hold the functioning of the entire national system

Some eight months from now Bhutan will hold the second Parliamentary elections. Three political parties in the making have applied for registration and many more candidates have expressed th

‘Bhutan is such a rich and original country and does not exist anywhere else in the world’

Sabine Verhest studied journalism and photography. She works for La Libre Belgique, a daily leading Belgium newspaper, where she first covered the Europen Union and then directed the Interna


Prices of goods fail to tally post-GST

Labor agent proliferation heats up competition


Private sector must receive priority

Goodbye 2017, welcome new year

Democracy and democratic ideals!


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Drug test mandatory before joining civil service

DPT third general party convention to be held 

Opposition slams government for not releasing labor force survey report

PM cautions against deflecting goods





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Bhutan issues a demarche, China yet to respond

Bhutan is yet to receive a response from China after it issued a demarche following the Chinese Army constructing a motor road inside Bhutanese territory. Speaking to Business B

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Prices of goods fail to tally post-GST

Contrary to prediction, since Bhutanese traders buy from middlemen and have to additionally pay BST, imports from India have turned dearer Two months into the Goods and Services

Labor agent proliferation heats up competition

System failure causes 250 trucks to be stranded

Indian consignments delayed due to confusion over exports