Latest News for: Bhutan capital


Economic growth must translate into meaningful job creation

Kuensel 16 Jul 2024
Young talents are leaving Bhutan in search of better opportunities abroad, which not only depletes our human capital but also threatens the future of our nation’s development.

The weekly geography quiz

The Brunswick News 15 Jul 2024
Thimphu is the capital of which south-central ... Bhutan.

EAM Jaishankar wraps up "productive" BIMSTEC Foreign Ministers Summit

Beijing News 12 Jul 2024
... capital to bolster cooperation among Bay of Bengal countries. BIMSTEC is a regional organisation comprising 7 member states - Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Sri Lanka, and Thailand.

For India, BIMSTEC represents interlinking of Neighbourhood First, Act East Policy and SAGAR vision: Jaishankar

Beijing News 11 Jul 2024
It aims to strengthen relationships and foster economic development among its member states, which include- Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Sri Lanka, and Thailand ... and human capital.

Why Queen Camilla can order Kate Middleton to change her outfit: Inside the rules and etiquette of the Royal Family

Newsner 09 Jul 2024
Queen Camilla has become a very popular royal family member ... It happened again in 2016 while she was laying down a wreath at the India Gate in the Indian capital of New Delhi and again in 2019 while she was practicing archery in Bhutan ... E-mail. Sign up.

FY 2024-25 budget down by about Nu 26 million

Kuensel 06 Jul 2024
The budget for the fiscal year 2024-25 was revised to Nu 97.63 billion after dropping Nu 25.99 million capital budget proposed for Green Bhutan Corporation Limited ... The NC observed that 20 percent of the annual capital budget remained underutilised.

Living with the elephants

Kuensel 01 Jul 2024
The gewog, located near the Indo-Bhutan border, is known to be the capital of elephants, indicating the risk to crops and even lives. Like in many rural settlements in southern Bhutan, human-wildlife ...

Ministry in talks with Central Bank to lower lending rates: FM

Kuensel 22 Jun 2024
Currently, the Bank of Bhutan provides consumer loan at an interest rate of 8.55 percent, housing loan (commercial) at 8.93 percent, housing loan (non-commercial) at 8.13 percent, trade and commerce ...

Govt. targets Nu 225.59 billion GDP contributions from seven sectors by 2029

Kuensel 21 Jun 2024
Bhutan’s capital market remains underdeveloped because of limited access to finance, especially for small businesses, due to collateral-based lending and high borrowing costs.

6 of the most beautiful places in the world, according to someone who's been to ...

Business Insider 03 Jun 2024
I enjoyed visiting Bhutan and hiking to see Tiger's Nest Monastery ... There's nothing like arriving in Paro, the capital of Bhutan.Colorful flags can be seen throughout some hikes in Paro.

Lost in time: Inside South Asia’s happiest little kingdom

New York Post 27 May 2024
Like all buildings in Bhutan, the Pemako Hotel in the capital of Thimphu blends traditional architecture with more modern services and amenities ... In Bhutan, you can’t climb any of the mountains, since it’s where the gods live ... It’s Bhutan’s money shot.

The ‘Switzerland of Asia’ is a serene destination with almost no crowds

Metro UK 18 May 2024
Bhutan’s top attractions. Thimphu is the capital of Bhutan which is the only carbon-negative country in the world ... Thimphu is the capital of Bhutan and is home to the Thimpus Dzong on the Wang Chhu river – a government fortress ... Things to do in Bhutan.

Water crisis grips Khasakha village

Kuensel 16 May 2024
Dechen Dolkar. If a persistent water shortage plagues the capital city, can a nearby village be any different? In Bhutan, a water shortage is not confined to sprawling urban settlements ... The village is located a few kilometres above Khasadrapchu town ... .

PETER HITCHENS: To my critics who call me

The Daily Mail 24 Apr 2024
Words often fail my opponents, as they tend not to have much in the way of arguments ... They do this as if it were a brilliant point ... Meeting Bhutan's then home secretary Jigme Thinley at his office in the Dzong in the capital Thimphu in 2004 ... .

Bhutanese youth innovators overcoming challenges

Kuensel 06 Apr 2024
Bhutan is ... He also noted that the investment landscape in Bhutan lacks diverse funding options, such as venture capital or angel investors, which are crucial for supporting innovative ventures.

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