Yiga Chocolate and Mountain Hazelnuts kick off landmark collaboration to produce hazelnut chocolate

At a simple ceremony at Yiga Chocolate’s headquarters and chocolate factory within the Start-Up Center in Changzamtog, Thimphu, the Founder of Yiga Chocolate, Kinley Pelden, and the CEO of Mountain Hazelnuts, Dr. Sean Watson, jointly signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) which will guide collaboration between the two companies over the next three years. This […]

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VTOB adopts strategies for new normal

Following a press release from the Prime Minister’s Office, Teachers of Bhutan Volunteers (VTOB) organized a vital online reunion among more than 4,000 teachers on Telegram App where many expressed their gratitude to His Majesty for leading the fight against COVID19, and discussed how they could contribute even as they adopted the new normal. Talking […]

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Volunteer teachers form group to help during COVID-19

Around 2,770 volunteer teachers from schools in Paro, Punakha, Phuentsholing, Thimphu, Wangduephodrang and other parts of Bhutan have formed a group called Teachers of Bhutan Volunteers (VTOB) to offer services to the king, country and the people amidst the pandemic scare. The first online coordination meeting was held with more than 1,200 teachers on March […]

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Engaging school children in physical activities with Edu-Pokemon

The World Food Programme (WFP) is in the process of developing a game-based learning platform for nutrition education and behaviour change, Edu-Pokemon that would help kids to burn calories while they learn about nutrition and health. It is a part of the Healthy Kid School Programme (HKSP) and an app, Edu-Pokemon would feature similar to […]

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Bhutan Nail Spa – a beauty treat for your fingers

If you need any kind of nail and beautification services, then Nail spa would be a perfect walk in for you. Located next to the Bhutan Broadcasting Services (BBS) office, below the Ministry of Information and Communications (MoIC) in Chubachu, the one-room cozy apartment houses the Nail spa which Dechen Pelden and her husband Tenzin […]

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The New Muscle Factory: an upcoming franchise gym

A dream project, the most awaited New Muscle Factory with an investment of more than Nu eight crores is almost complete. Located near the pension colony behind Shopper’s store the two-storied gym is spread over 11,200sq.ft. It is one of the luxury gyms ever to be built in the country. Sangay Tsheltrim, former Mr. Asia, […]

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