System failure causes 250 trucks to be stranded

  System failure at Jaigaon land customs office has prompted the Jaigaon Transporters Welfare Association (JTWA) to call a strike, leaving 250 Phuentsholing-bound trucks stranded for lack of customs clearance. The movement of vehicles was stopped since August 19 as the internet service from Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL), a state-owned telecommunication provider, has failed […]

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Condom vending machines to be installed by September

¬† Insert Nu 5, and voila! Pops out three condoms! The service can be availed from condom vending machines, which will be installed by September. A total of 50 condom vending machines to be distributed across the country have reached Phuentsholing and are waiting quality check by Ministry of Health (MoH) officials. Talking to Business […]

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Bhutan gets first gene Xpert machine and mobile HTC van services

The first ever gene Xpert machine for HIV viral load testing and mobile HTC van services in the country was launched by the Ministry of Health (MOH) coinciding with the 18th National HIV/AIDS Commission meeting yesterday. The Gene Xpert will be installed in five major hospitals across the country. The services will be available in […]

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