Lyonchhen Dasho Tshering Tobgay, responding to Druk Nyamrup Tshogpa’s (DNT) allegations that the Fiscal Incentives 2016 is unconstitutional because they were not approved by parliament, said that “it is constitutional by precedent and by law”, during Meet The Press on Friday. Lyonchhen said as far as the government is concerned, providingRead More
His Majesty The King granted Dhar to two Drangpons and Dzongdags, and a Gup, at the Tashichhodzong today.
Kuenley Tshering, the former Justice of the High Court and eminent Member of the National Council, has been appointed as Justice of the Supreme Court. Norbu Tshering, who was serving as a Justice of the High Court has been appointed as Justice of the Supreme Court. Karma Galay, formerly the director ofRead More
The Loden-DHI fund provides interest and collateral free loans to entrepreneurs interested in starting a new business or expanding the existing ones Yenten Thinley from Thimphu Druk Holding and Investments (DHI) granted Nu 20mn for 2016 to the “Loden-DHI Fund” in a joint collaboration to promote entrepreneurship in Bhutan by providing financial supportRead More
The meeting with the theme “ACD – The Way Forward” discussed regional economic integration, interconnectivity, sustainable development and mechanisms on further strengthening the ACD process. Yenten Thinley from Thimphu The 14th Asia Cooperation Dialogue (ACD) held in Bangkok starting yesterday will end today. The Bhutanese delegation was led by the Minister of Foreign Affairs,Read More
However, the import value dropped to Nu 7,370.9mn last year from Nu 8,432.66mn in 2014 Yenten Thinley from Thimphu Although the total volume of fossil fuel imported in the country slightly increased last year, the import value in terms of monetary took a dive. Petrouleum products include petrol, diesel, kerosene, Liquefied petroleum gas, furnanceRead More
The machine will now enable clients to make deposits directly into their accounts at their convenience Yenten Thinley from Thimphu Walking to a bank and painstakingly waiting in queue to deposit cash could be a thing of the past now, that is, if you are a Bank of Bhutan (BoB) customer. BoB yesterday launchedRead More