Hydropower: An investment of around Nu 200B, almost twice the size of country’s economy, would be pumped into the four joint venture (JV) projects combined.
Seminar: Across the Samdrupjongkhar gate is Assam, Bhutan’s closest neighbouring state in the east where Bhutanese and Assamese interact on a daily basis. Besides the daily interaction, mostly for trade, young Assamese don’t know much about their neighbour.
Parliament: The winter session of Parliament that begins from today will take up among others the controversial section on consensual sex between children of 16 years and above in the Penal Code of Bhutan.
Regulations: At almost three cases a day, the Tourism Council of Bhutan’s (TCB) monitoring team found 35 cases of tour operators and guides violating the tourism rules and regulations during a 12-day random inspection.
Volunteer: In another two weeks, Bhutan Toilet Organisation would have thoroughly cleaned and maintained all urban public toilets across the country.