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3rd Gakyed Gatoen - Festival Of Happiness Held As A Tribute To Bhutan's Cottage And Small Industry (...)
The 3rd Gakyed Gatoen - Festival of Happiness was held in Thimphu, Bhutan on 14 February 2019.
Bhutan Times - 17 February 2019
Largely Funded By The Asian Development Bank, Bhutan’s First Mini-Dry Port Is Now Completed
The Asian Development Bank funded 81 percent of the total budget as grant while the Bhutanese government funded the rest.
Bhutan Times - 17 February 2019
Bhutan Shortlisted As A Finalist For The Intellectual Property (IP) Sharing Project 2019
Bhutan has been selected as one of the four finalists out of 13 countries.
Bhutan Times - 17 February 2019
His Holiness consecrates Namdroling Goenzin Dratshang in Lhuentse
His Holiness the Je Khenpo presided over three-day consecration of ceremony of Namdroling Goenzin Dratshang in Autsho, Lhuentse. The post His Holiness consecrates Namdroling Goenzin Dratshang in Lhuentse appeared first on (...)
BBS - 15 February 2019
Concept for the establishment of super-specialty hospital is ready:Health Minister
The concept for the establishment of a super-specialty hospital in the country is ready says the health minister during Friday media meet session today. Establishing a super speciality-hospital is one of the pledges of the government that is (...)
BBS - 15 February 2019
Mini dry port in Phuentshogling ready for use
The first ever mini dry port in the country is ready for use in Phuentshogling. In order to decongest the core town area and to dovetail the customs clearances for all import and exports entering through Phuentshogling, the mini dry port was (...)
BBS - 15 February 2019
Three-day restorative surgical camp ends in Punakha
Twenty-three people underwent surgery to treat cleft lip and palate at the 6th Tarayana Foundation Restorative Surgical Camp in Punakha hospital. The post Three-day restorative surgical camp ends in Punakha appeared first on (...)
BBS - 15 February 2019
We are deeply saddened by the news of terror attack in Kashmir:PM
The Prime Minister Dr Lotay Tshering said he is deeply saddened by the news of the horrific terror attack in Kashmir yesterday where at least 40 Indian Central Reserve Police Force were killed. The post We are deeply saddened by the news of (...)
BBS - 15 February 2019
FTM launches Menjong Sorig Spa and Wellness course
The Faculty of Traditional Medicine (FTM) in Thimphu launched Menjong Sorig Spa and Wellness course yesterday. With the launch, people interested in a spa and wellness career will no longer have to travel outside the country for training. The (...)
BBS - 15 February 2019
Festival to promote Cottage and Small Industries
More than 80 cottage and small industries entrepreneurs from Thimphu and Haa participated in the 3rd Gakyed Gatoen, the Festival of Happiness in Thimphu yesterday. The post Festival to promote Cottage and Small Industries appeared first on (...)
BBS - 15 February 2019
Four groups of artists to travel abroad for His Majesty The King’s birthday celebrations
Twenty artists comprising of actors, comedians, singers and musicians will be travelling to four different countries to celebrate the birthday of His Majesty The King on February 21. The post Four groups of artists to travel abroad for His (...)
BBS - 15 February 2019
Eco-friendly sewage treatment plant inaugurated in Hejo
The first ever eco-friendly wastewater treatment plant in the country was inaugurated yesterday. The new treatment plant at Hejo in Thimphu will benefit 86 households and more than 700 people in the locality. The post Eco-friendly sewage (...)
BBS - 14 February 2019
Three arrested for alleged battery
Paro police detained three women aged in between 28 and 36 years for an alleged battery case yesterday. The incident happened earlier this month. However, it was reported to the police only on Tuesday. The post Three arrested for alleged battery (...)
BBS - 14 February 2019
Treating epilepsy challenged with social stigma and myths
Social stigma and myths surrounding epilepsy is a challenge to treating the illness. Epilepsy, as psychiatrists describe is a brain malfunction that can manifest in various forms- seizures and salivation being the most common. The post Treating (...)
BBS - 14 February 2019
13th Bhutan-India border management security meeting held
The 13th Bhutan -India meeting on Border Management and Security was held in Thimphu today. The post 13th Bhutan-India border management security meeting held appeared first on BBS.
BBS - 14 February 2019
Bhutan shortlisted for IP sharing project
Bhutan has been selected as one of the final four from 13 countries in the 2019 Intellectual Property (IP) Sharing Project. IP sharing project is a support program for developing and least developed countries to foster creativity and innovation (...)
BBS - 14 February 2019
Man dies in accident
A 21-year-old man succumbed to accident injuries at Kanglung BHU in Trashigang, yesterday. The post Man dies in accident appeared first on BBS.
BBS - 14 February 2019
One Third Of The Hindu Kush Himalayan Glaciers Could Melt By End 2100: ICIMOD Study
Bhutan will see a rise in temperature higher than the regional average of the Hindu Kush Himalaya.
Bhutan Times - 14 February 2019
To Eat ‘Snacks Or Snakes?’ Discover The Idiosyncrasies Of Bhutanese English
Bhutanese English differs from standard English not only in terms of its accent and pronunciation but also in the usage of words while speaking and writing.
Bhutan Times - 14 February 2019
Bhutan Records Lowest Inflation Rate In 2018 At 3.13 Percent
For the measurement of the current Consumer Price Index, prices are collected from a sample of 557 outlets.
Bhutan Times - 14 February 2019
One-third of Himalayan glaciers will melt by 2100:ICIMOD
In what is an alarming report, over 30 per cent of glaciers in the Hindu Kush Himalaya region could melt by the end of this century. A comprehensive study of the Hindu Kush Himalaya region, also known as the world’s “third pole”, by the (...)
BBS - 13 February 2019
Foot and Mouth disease spreads in Chhoekhor Gewog
The Foot and Mouth (FMD) disease has now spread towards quite a number of villages of Chhoekhor Gewog in Bumthang. The disease reportedly affected cattle in Chummig Gewog first, about two months ago. The post Foot and Mouth disease spreads in (...)
BBS - 13 February 2019



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