Fri, 28 Dec 2018 01:00
Dusit opens in Krabi and Thimphu
Dusit International continues its expansion in Thailand and Bhutan with the soft opening of dusitD2 Ao Nang, Krabi and dusitD2 Yarkay Thimphu.
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 15:23
Bhutan seeks happiness in a new government
Bhutan, the Himalayan kingdom jammed between India and China, voted in a national election Thursday guaranteed to usher in a new ruling party which must boost the economy without compromising the country's fierce independent streak.
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 01:00
Bhutan’s secret recipe for ‘happiness’: ethnic cleansing
Homogeneity reigns in the Himalayan kingdom after one sixth of its residents were evicted to refugee camps
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 14:10
How a new party trumped the ruling PDP in Bhutan's primary polls
In its third election as a full-fledged democracy, Bhutanese came out in large numbers to oust the ruling People's Democratic Party run by Harvard-educated Tshering Tobgay.
Sun, 16 Sep 2018 16:25
Bhutan's ruling party defeated in first round of polls
New Delhi - Bhutan's prime minister conceded defeat Sunday, after the ruling party was knocked out in the first round of the small Himalayan nation's third-ever election.
Sat, 18 Aug 2018 09:48
How Bhutan's monarchy is unique
Responding to one of the graduates' question on the form of monarchy in Bhutan before it was reinstated as the constitutional democratic monarchy at the ongoing National Graduates Orientation Programme (NGOP) in Thimphu, former chairperson of the National Council, Dasho Sonam Kinga said that Bhutan's monarchy was unique but never absolute.
Sat, 21 Jul 2018 12:43
Thai PM leaves, offers support for ENT care to Bhutan
In a gesture of extraordinary camaraderie and hospitality, Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay drove Thai Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha from Thimphu to Paro as the latter returned to Thailand after the two-day visit.
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 12:55
Bhutan and Thailand fostering closer ties
His Majesty The King and Her Majesty The Queen granted an audience to the Prime Minister of Thailand General Prayut Chan-o-cha and his wife Naraporn Chan-o-cha at the Tashichhodzong Thursday.
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 18:52
Prayut to discuss trade and investment in Bhutan visit
TRADE AND investment will be the focus of Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha’s visit to Bhutan tomorrow, along with discussions over public health, agriculture and the Sufficiency Economy philosophy.
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 08:34
Environmental Conflicts in Asia
While India records the highest number of environmental conflicts arising mostly from nuclear, water management, biomass and land conflicts in the world, Bhutan records none.
Tue, 29 May 2018 09:19
Buddha's teachings on ethics have direct relevance to human development
Says Bhutanese PM in his address at the UN Day of Vesak Celebration in Thailand
Tue, 29 May 2018 09:01
A Dutch crowd funds to help differently-abled Bhutanese with prostheses in Bangkok
A nine-year-old Bhutanese boy, who lost his right leg in an accident about six years ago, is expected to undergo prosthesis surgery in Bangkok, Thailand next week.
Mon, 09 Apr 2018 17:15
Embassies bless Songkran in video clip to Thais
The foreign embassies of the United States, Britain, China, France and Bhutan are among 20 joining in blessing the Songkran festival in a video clip launched on Monday by the Culture Ministry of Thailand.
Sun, 04 Feb 2018 01:00
No political role: sufficiency economy expert
LATE KING’S SUSTAINABLE POLICIES STILL SHOW THE WAY, SAYS NEW CABINET MEMBER WIWAT
Sat, 18 Nov 2017 12:35
CSR programmes earn local hotel group a thank you from King of Bhutan
Akaryn Hotel Group, the Thailand-based boutique hotel and hospitality concern, puts its corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives front and centre with a range of projects in locations where the company operates hotels and resorts, as well as programmes that reach far beyond Thai borders.