Bhutan Vulnerability Baseline Assessment
ReliefwebBhutan Vulnerability Baseline Assessment 2016ReliefwebThe Royal Government of Bhutan (RGoB) launched the Vulnerability Baseline Assessment report for 14 groups that were identified as being vulnerable. The assessment was undertaken with support from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
Posted on 1 November 2017 | 6:31 pm
Bhutan king's India visit reaffirms ties,
Economic TimesBhutan king's India visit reaffirms ties, sends signal to ChinaEconomic TimesThis aspect of the ties was underlined when Indian troops stepped in June to not only challenge the Chinese People's Liberation Army's (PLA) efforts to alter status quo at the trijunction in Doklam but also boost Bhutan army's efforts to resist ...India, Bhutan security indivisible: PresidentThe HinduBhutan royal family visits IndiaThe Straits TimesVisit of the King and Queen of Bhutan (October 31 - 03 November, 2017)Ministry of External Affairs (press release)Times of India -NDTV -Times of India -Times of Indiaall 96 news articles »
Posted on 1 November 2017 | 12:17 pm
Bhutan to host third Joint Working Group of
Bhutan to host third Joint Working Group of Customs meetingKuensel, Buhutan's National NewspaperThe third Joint Working Group of Customs meeting between Bhutan and Bangladesh will be held in Thimphu on November 7. According to a press release from the Department of Revenue and Customs (DRC), the two-day meeting will discuss and resolve ...
Posted on 1 November 2017 | 2:10 am
Light snowfall in western and central Bhutan
Light snowfall in western and central BhutanKuensel, Buhutan's National NewspaperHigh altitude isolated places in western and central Bhutan is expected to receive light snowfall in the next 12 hours, according to the National Center for Hydrology and Meteorology (NCHM). The rest of the country is expected to receive light rain ...
Posted on 31 October 2017 | 3:13 am
What's unsocial about social media in
Star2.comWhat's unsocial about social media in Bhutan?Star2.comThere are an estimated 250,000 Facebook users in Bhutan (32.5% of the population). Add to this the number of people using Twitter, WhatsApp, WeChat and other social networking sites. With cheaper access to smartphones and mobile Internet, a growing ...
Posted on 30 October 2017 | 5:10 pm
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