15 public service delivery mobile apps launched

By: Tashi TOBGAY on Saturday, February, 11th,2017 in News. No Comments

ICT: To simplify and enhance the delivery of public services, Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay launched 15 public service delivery or government to citizen (G2C) mobile apps at the Banquet Hall in Thimphu, yesterday. Lyonchoen said that with the launch of the service delivery mobile apps, people can conveniently avail the services as and when they […]

Guides attend GNH sensitisation workshop

By: Tashi TOBGAY on Wednesday, February, 1st,2017 in News. No Comments

GNH: The Centre for Bhutan Studies and GNH Research organised a day-long workshop on Gross National Happiness (GNH) in Thimphu yesterday. The workshop was part of a larger GNH workshop series to provide information and raise awareness among tour guides, journalists and civil servants. The participants were sensitised on the concept and measurement of GNH. […]

Bhutan ranked 98 out of 118 on global talent competitiveness index

By: sonam on Thursday, January, 26th,2017 in News. No Comments

Report: Bhutan is ranked 98 out of 118 countries on the ‘global talent competitiveness index’ 2017, compiled by INSEAD, a graduate business school. As countries are competing to grow and attract better talent and retain those workers who contribute to competitiveness, innovation, and growth, the report states that governments, businesses, and various other stakeholders need […]

GNH and Buddhism main attraction for international tourists

By: sithar on Thursday, October, 29th,2015 in News. No Comments

Gross revenue from tourism increase by USD 9.71M Tourism:  Apart from the unique culture, Buddhism and Gross National Happiness, the Royal Family was also the main attraction for international tourists who visited Bhutan last year, the 2014 tourism monitor states. With a growth of about 15 percent, Bhutan recorded 133,480 international and regional tourists last […]

Unforgettable Bhutan has all the ingredients for magic

By: sithar on Friday, October, 2nd,2015 in News. No Comments

On a planet so well travelled that little remains secret, so bucket-listed that “been there” takes precedence over being there, so Instagrammed that worldly wonders serve merely as wallpaper for our selfies, the majestic mountain kingdom of Bhutan wields a power to astonish even the weariest of wanderers. So I’m not entirely surprised that my […]