Low education hinders female employment

This and their preference for desk jobs is what’s causing the female unemployment rate from dropping Labour: Lower level of education and their preference for desk jobs in one place were found to be the main reasons behind higher unemployment rate among females, labour officials said.

LPG shortage irks Paro residents

PM said the government is working on increasing the LPG supply for the country 

Visit: Despite introducing a consumer card system, shortage of domestic liquid petroleum gas (LPG) cylinders still remains a pertinent issue in Paro.

Agarwood cultivation has not improved in more than 3 decades

Resource: Even as it is commercially viable, plantation of Agarwood (acquilaria agallocha), which began in 1980s in Panbang, Zhemgang has not picked up.

Cardamom farming goes viral in Dophuchen

Farmers have started to grow the spice in paddy fields

Agriculture: Cardamom cultivation has spread like a wildfire in Dogap, an isolated settlement in Dophuchen (Dorokha), Samtse.

Public grievance reporting system launched

... the service was launched to coincide with the G2C Office’s one-year anniversary

G2C: The eKaasel, a online platform for citizens to submit grievances related to public service delivery and a contact centre to cater to the ICT illiterate were launched on the one-year anniversary of the G2C (Government to Citizen) Office, yesterday.