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Bhutanese children at risk despite significant socio-economic progress

Chief Advisor to the Interim Government, Chief Justice Tshering Wangchuk, discussed on the importance of childcare and protection, proper hand washing and UNICEF plans in the country with UNICEF Resident Representative Beate Albine Dastel yesterday afternoon. Mrs. Dastel thanked the Chief Advisor for the Royal Government’s initiative on the prayer ceremony

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More than 3500 Bhutanese living abroad register for postal ballot

Though there are no recorded statistics revealing how many Bhutanese are living and studying abroad currently, more than 3,500 of them including 1,879 male and 1,689 female have registered with the Election Commission of Bhutan (ECB) for postal ballot. The postal ballots from the election commission were sent on August 24. Even

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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

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