Kuensel (Bhutan)

THIMPU (Kuensel/ANN) - Dubbed as an environmental champion, Bhutan probably is one of the few countries in the world that prefers building forest to concrete cities.

WASHINGTON DC, USA (Kuensel/ANN) - Bhutan's external debt has touched Nu 188 billion (US$ 2.648B) as of June this year, which is 114 percent of the GDP, the highest since 2015.

THIMPU (Kuensel/ANN) - His Majesty The King, Her Majesty The Queen, and His Royal Highness The Prince departed for Japan yesterday Their Majesties will attend the Enthronement Ceremony of His Majesty Emperor Naruhito, which will take place on October 22.

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - International cultural experts and agencies safeguarding intangible cultural heritage (ICH) came together last week in Jeonju, South Korea, to discuss issues and share experiences.

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - The word ‘malnutrition’ tends to invoke images of starving children in refugee camps, fleeing conflict or drought in lands far-away. 

WASHINGTON DC (Kuensel/ANN) - The global ambition to fight climate change is steamrolling into the financial sector.

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - An exhibition of Nepalese home décor ‘Timeless Creation’ opened to public at the Royal Textile Academy (RTA) in Thimphu on October 18.  

SAMDRUPJONGKHAR, Bhutan (Kuensel/ANN) -  In the wake of the recent incident where the Indian Government froze the entry of international tourists from Darranga town in Assam, India affected hoteliers from the eastern region of the country congregated in Samdrupjongkhar on October 18 to discuss and evaluate the impact of the crisis.

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - By early yesterday morning, the image of an Indian tourist atop a choeten (stupa/monument) in Dochula pass posing for photographs has gone viral. 

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - In April this year, a number of staff at the national referral hospital in Thimphu found something wrong with the medical gloves. The latex gloves were not easy to wear and tore easily.