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Mini-dry port to facilitate easier international trade

When complete, the mini-dry port at Phuentsholing will enhance producing capacity, facilitate business and promote local produce in the international market, said the Economic Affairs Minister, Lekey Dorji, at the ground breaking ceremony of the port yesterday. Lyonpo said that with the increase in the country’s trade volume from Nu 15bn

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A 171bn-debt, pitfall amidst national achievements

During the State of The Nation, Prime Minister, Dasho Tshering Tobgay said that currently, the total national debt stands at Nu 171bn, a major part of which funded hydropower construction. However, Lyonchhen assured that “while we should be concerned, hydropower debt will be paid back by hydropower earnings.” As of today, non-hydropower

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PM declares fiscal incentives “constitutional”

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, providing

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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 of

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