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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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Ripple effects of demonitisation in India

FCBL has asked Indian traders to buy at least one godown of potatoes each which they have agreed to

Export: Demonitisation in India in early November has hit Bhutanese potato growers, as Indian traders who bought potatoes from Bhutanese farmers at the auction yard in Phuentsholing are struggling to sell the produce.

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My Country, My Town

My Country, My Town