Govt. assures to look into lowering power tariff for industries

The government is keen to look into all the issues that the biggest industrial hub in Pasakha currently faces including reducing the power tariff or maintaining status quo, according to economics affairs minister Loknath Sharma during his recent visit to Pasakha. The industries in Pasakha grapple with numerous internal and external obstacles have considered power […]

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1st Annual Johnny Strange Bhutan Skate Program

The Bhutan Olympic Committee (BOC) in collaboration with the Strange Family will be organizing the first Annual Johnny Strange Bhutan Skate Program from August 13-18, 2019 at the Bebena Skate Park in Thimphu. The six-day long program will be guided by two expert skaters from the United States of America. According to the BOC, best […]

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2nd edition of Women’s Open Volleyball Championship underway

The 2nd edition of the Women’s Open Volleyball Championship organized by the Bhutan Volleyball Federation (BVF) kicked off at the Changlingmethang National Volleyball Arena starting yesterday. A total of 18 teams from different Dzongkhags are taking part in the championship. The ongoing championship is currently being played in continuous rain as the lack of an […]

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The Mystery Canal Rears Its Head – Yeshey Dorji

On 24th June, 2019 I was informed of the report in the thirdpole.net, about the response by our Prime Minister on the matter relating to Sankosh reservoir project during his recent visit to India. I am happy that the Prime Minister merely states “reservoir project” and not Sankosh Reservoir Hydropower Project. I would like to […]

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Pasakha Industrial Estate in need of a fire brigade station and BHU

Pasakha Industrial Estate is one of the biggest Industrial hubs in the country where 36 registered heavy and medium industries are located. These industries have been contributing to the national economy through taxes and employment. However, the estate is still not equipped with a fire brigade station and Basic Health Unit (BHU) the need of […]

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