Govt. to upgrade REDCL to CSI bank

The government plans to upgrade Rural Enterprise Development Corporation Limited (REDCL) to Cottage and Small Industry (CSI) bank. Finance Minister Namgay Tshering said this during the Question Hour session at the Parliament yesterday while responding to Member of Parliament (MP) from Nanong Shumar, Pemagatshel, Lungten Namgyel. MP Lungten Namgyel questioned if the government would continue […]

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Four points along Indo-Bhutan border included for Bhutanese export

Much to the relief of Bhutanese exporters, the Jaigaon Land Customs Station in Jaigaon, India has now officially included four border entry points as legal entry points for Bhutanese agro products. After discussion with the Indian representatives in Jaigaon this week, the Indian Customs officials in Jaigaon have declared points of Jaigaon near Phuentsholing, Chamurchi […]

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Govt. outlines plans to support mainstream media

Providing printing subsidy, capacity building courses and enhancing media council are plans that the government is looking into to address various challenges faced by the mainstream media. This was divulged by information and communications minister Karma Donnen Wangdi when quizzed by the Member of Parliament (MP) from Bartsham-Shongphu constituency in Trashigang, Passang Dorji (Ph.D), on […]

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