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Labour ministry looking into Qatar case

Bhutan’s embassy in Kuwait is also involved in finding out why the Bhutanese employees in Qatar have not been paid

Employment: A joint team from the labour ministry and the Royal Bhutan Embassy (RBE) in Kuwait could leave for Qatar shortly to address the issue of the unpaid Bhutanese employees.

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Govt. endorses gender based budget planning strategy

UN Women and the government are working together to achieve a shared vision of gender equality

Gender: A report titled ‘Gender Responsive Planning and Budgeting in Bhutan (GRPB): From analysis to action’ was launched in the capital yesterday. The report was launched by the finance minister Namgay Dorji and the deputy representative of UN Women, India Multi-Country Office, Patricia Barandun. During the launch, Lyonpo Namgay Dorji ...

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PM asks contractors for quality

Construction: Quality, despite being one of the major issues inflicting the construction sector today failed to appear among the 28 issues that contractors submitted in the 15th annual general meeting of the Construction Association of Bhutan held in Thimphu from May 9-11.

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Gearing up for the Bhutan-Japan friendship offer

The offer is for the lean season months of June, July and August

Tourism: With barely a month left for the Bhutan-Japan friendship offer to kick off, many tour operators are not so optimistic of the offer aimed at attracting Japanese tourists to improve arrivals during the lean season months of June, July and August.

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