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Bhutan

American's rescue from Bhutan involves a king, a ventilato...

The 76-year old American tourist arrived at the hospital in Thimphu, the sleepy capital of Bhutan, on a cool day in early March. His s...

Build Bhutan to employ 7,000 in the construction sector

A round 7,000 job seekers will find work in the construction sector through the labour ministry’s Build Bhutan Project beginning...

Covid-19 triggers Bhutan’s agriculture and forest policy c...

Bhutanese people visiting a vegetable market Covid-19 has not only sent Bhutanese digging their backyards to grow vegetables b...

Bhutan reports two more COVID-19 cases

Just a day after Bhutan reported two positive cases of COVID-19, the Health Ministry has announced two more positive cases Tuesday. Li...

How Bhutan managed to curb the spread of COVID-19

Even as countries like South Korea, China, Taiwan and Germany are being lauded for their efforts to contain the coronavirus outbreak wh...

Covid-19 hits Bhutan’s automobile business

The vehicle and automobile business had taken a hit with the introduction of secondary collateral towards the end of 2018. The Covid-19...

Bhutanese return home after India extends lockdown

It was a vacation Wangchuk Lhamo will never forget. The woman from Phuentsholing was in New Delhi on a family vacation with her family...

Bhutanese start-ups start feeling the Covid-19 heat

With uncertainties surrounding the Covid-19 pandemic and many Bhutanese working overseas returning home, one of the priorities of the g...

Bhutan: Jomotshangkha suspect tests negative on PCR

It was a grueling 10 hours for many Bhutanese who were closely watching the developments in Jomatshangkha after a shopkeeper tested pos...

Bhutan imposes lockdown in rural district following suspec...

Bhutan government has imposed lockdown of its small rural district of Jomotshangkha in eastern region starting from Friday following su...

Bhutan’s youth unemployment rate drops to 11.9%

Decrease in the youth population, youth preferring to continue higher education and youth staying out of the labour force are attribute...

World Bank provides USD 45 million to Bhutan

To improve fiscal policies, boost jobs in the country, and support preparedness projects related to COVID-19, the World Bank provided U...

Bhutan govt working towards providing flu vaccine to every...

Dr Lotay Tshering Influenza vaccination or flu shots are vaccines that protect against infection by influenza viruses. It was intr...

Bhutanese working abroad fears losing jobs

With the Covid-19 situation worsening in many places, Bhutanese have returned home in relief flights that the government has helped to...

14 Bhutanese abroad have tested positive to Covid-19

A total of 17 Bhutanese have been infected with the novel coronavirus so far including the three who were detected in the country. Whi...

14 Bhutanese abroad have tested positive to Covid-19

A total of 17 Bhutanese have been infected with the novel coronavirus so far including the three who were detected in the country. Whi...

Bangladesh sends emergency medicines to Bhutan

Bangladesh has sent two consignments of emergency medicines to Bhutan for the welfare of its senior citizens in the wake of the coronav...

Lockdown extension in India wouldn’t affect Bhutan: PM

India extending its total lockdown period until May 3 would not affect the supply of essential goods it has pledged to Bhutan, Prime Mi...

Bhutan begins stockpiling fuel and essential items

The government of Bhutan has allocated adequate resources for import of fuel and essential items to last for at least six months, accor...

Bhutan’s air quality improves

Air quality monitoring stations in Thimphu, Phuentsholing, Gedu, and Chukha recorded a drop in the particulate matter (PM) in the last...

Bhutanese community amid rising number of COVID-19 cases i...

With nine Bhutanese having tested positive for COVID-19 in New York, Bhutanese community there formed a task force and has rented two a...