All government offices and businesses throughout the Kingdom will remain closed on Friday, 20 April 2018, to allow the electorate to vote for their choice for National Council Candidate of their respective dzongkhags.
The National Biodiversity Centre (NBC), Menjong Sorig Pharmaceuticals Corporation Limited (MSPCL) and Bio Bhutan in collaboration with UNDP launched the nature-based products at Taj Tashi, Thimphu on April 5 as a part of the framework of Access and Benefit Sharing (ABS). The nine products includes anti-wrinkle cream, balm, liniment, massage oil, perfume, soaps, and hand sanitiser to support sustainable rural livelihoods.
The National Pension and Provident Fund (NPPF) have produced a 15 minute video on the National Pension and Provident Fund as an advocacy tool. The video provides a source of information on the pension and provident fund scheme and how it benefits the members, particularly the pensioners.