An Epic Journey Through Bhutan - Hong Kong
Hong Kong Tatler (press release)An Epic Journey Through BhutanHong Kong Tatler (press release)The light drains from the valley below as if someone has pulled the plug, the dormant, honey-hued rice paddies turning to ash and then indigo, the flanks of the mountains that wreath Paro closing in as the stars above begin to slip from cover. Bhutan ...
Posted on 19 July 2017 | 7:07 pm
Bhutan: Small Buddhist Kingdom Serves as
Stratfor Worldview (press release) (subscription) (blog)Bhutan: Small Buddhist Kingdom Serves as Geopolitical ChessboardStratfor Worldview (press release) (subscription) (blog)The jostling by China and India over disputed territory in the tiny Buddhist kingdom of Bhutan stems from a desire for strategic control and from fears of ceding it. On June 16, Bhutan turned to India for military reinforcements to halt a Chinese road ...China holds live fire drills, as border dispute with India enters fifth weekCNN InternationalChina testing India's military element of special relationship with BhutanEconomic TimesWhy are Indian and Chinese troops facing off over a scrap of Bhutan?Nikkei Asian ReviewThe New Indian Express -Swarajya -Indiatimes.comall 180 news articles »
Posted on 19 July 2017 | 12:45 pm
Shashi Tharoor, Imtiaz Ali to also feature
The Indian ExpressShashi Tharoor, Imtiaz Ali to also feature at Bhutanese Mountain Echoes literary festThe Indian ExpressPolitician and Commonwealth Writers' Prize winner Shashi Tharoor and acclaimed film director and writer Imtiaz Ali, among a host of others, will also feature at the Mountain Echoes literary festival, Bhutan's annual distinctive literary, arts and ...
Posted on 19 July 2017 | 5:06 am
Bhutan: A Buddhist Development Model Worth
Bhutan: A Buddhist Development Model Worth EmulatingIDN InDepthNews | Analysis That MattersBhutan has been so identified following a worldwide survey on Gross National Happiness (GNH) – not Gross National Product (GDP). Its capital is Thimpu, which reminds us of the peace talks held there between the Sri Lanka Government and Liberation ...
Posted on 19 July 2017 | 1:12 am
Two students to represent Bhutan at ICDL
Kuensel, Buhutan's National NewspaperTwo students to represent Bhutan at ICDL Asia Digital ChallengeKuensel, Buhutan's National NewspaperTwo students, Jigme Namgyal and Tashi Wangchuk will represent Bhutan at the International Computer Driving License (ICDL) Asia Digital Challenge in Singapore on July 19. Jigme Namgyal is a second year student at Royal Thimphu College and Tashi ...
Posted on 17 July 2017 | 4:03 am
A.M. Best Affirms Ratings of Royal Insurance
HONG KONG, Aug 28, 2015 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- A.M. Best has affirmed the financial strength rating of B+ (Good) and the issuer credit rating of “bbb-” of Royal Insurance Corporation of Bhutan Limited (RICB) (Bhutan). The outlook for both ratings is stable.
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:58 am
Sensex pares gains, Nifty tests 8,000; OMCs
Bhutan and Myanmar for a period of 33 years. Cipla Ltd: Leading generic drug maker Cipla on Thursday said that it expects 20 percent growth in revenues in the current fiscal (FY 16). ONGC: State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) said it has received a ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:55 am
Zaiqay Frontier Ke’ arrives in Bhutan
KARACHI: The 2015 Gourmand Award winning Cookbook for Peace – India-Pakistan, Zaiqay Frontier Ke — Dera Ismail Khan Kay Bhulay Bisray Pakwan, recently made it to the sixth Mountain Echoes Literary Festival in Bhutan, stated a press release. Written by ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:08 am
Trivago has named its top 8 hiking hotels
It’s time to pack your rucksack and hit the trail - here are travel expert Trivago's top eight hiking hotels: Taj Tashi Jigme Dorji National Park, Bhutan 1. Taj Tashi - Jigme Dorji National Park, Bhutan It's your very own slice of heaven, nestled in the ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 2:27 am
India and Pakistan: Jaw-Jaw Not War-War
Viewed from abroad (I was in Bhutan reading Twitter and other news sound-bites), the events looked like a cross between a French farce, with characters rushing noisily across the stage banging doors, and a Chinese opera with actors belting out scripts to ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 2:18 am