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99 Bhutanese children to get heart surgery in Thailand

Medical: In deep appreciation and as a mark of respect and goodwill to His Majesty The King for the prayers following the passing of His late Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the Thailand Pediatric Cardiac Surgeon Foundation (PCSF) offered heart surgeries for 99 children in Bhutan suffering from congenital heart disease.

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BDFL terminates employees without prior notice

… terminated employees allege that the company violated the labour Act and its service rules

Employment: Bhutan Duty Free Ltd (BDFL) terminated three employees from its branch office in Paro in September and November without  prior termination notice, it is claimed in an anonymous letter written to the Anti-Corruption Commission.

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BBIN for economic cooperation

Agreement: The government is looking at the sub-regional grouping of Bangladesh, Bhutan, India and Nepal (BBIN) as an alternative to the dysfunctional SAARC for better economic cooperation.

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More chillies on the way

A customer buys chillies at the Phuentsholing vegetable market

Imports: The Food Corporation of Bhutan Ltd (FCBL) is importing 20 metric tonnes (MT) of green chillies from Kolkata in India. The first consignment of 7,951kg was delivered in Phuentsholing yesterday evening.

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My Country, My Town