Tech: An online platform, hangouts.bt, which will benefit the hospitality services in the country, was launched by Lyonpo Ngeema Sangay Tshempo yesterday. Users can search for information on restaurants, cafés, bars, bistros, drayangs, and other establishments, among others. Users can accordingly rate and review these establishments.
In addition to supplementing the efforts of different stakeholders of the tourism industry, including the government, the labour minister said it provides an opportunity for startups and for employment.
The CEO of hangouts.bt, Khampa, said the online service brings all the hospitality stakeholders and service providers together to share resources to make the industry better. “Technology has also given us more information on the place we are going than ever before,” he said.