DrukREN Expansion Project contract was signed with M/s eDruk Private Limited on 16 June 2020. The project will expand the coverage of DrukREN high speed backbone network in all 20 Dzongkhags in the country. The project is expected to benefit 160+ Research and Education institutes including schools and hospitals.
One of the major objectives of Asi@Connect projects is to narrow the digital divide in developing countries. In order achieve this objective, TEIN*CC has developed and operated a database platform - TEIN Researcher DB- for researchers in the Asia Pacific region to share information and effectively
INVITATION FOR BIDS: Date: 17 September 2019 Contract No. and Title: DITT/DoTS/40(03)/2019-2020/ - “Supply, installation, configuration and commission of expansion of DrukREN” Deadline for Submission of Bids: 11:00 AM (BST), 22 October 2019 The Department of Information Technology and Telecom, Ministry of Information & Communications will expand existing 10 Gigabit per second fiber-optic network to
Faculty of Nursing & Public Health (FNPH) and Faculty of Traditional Medicine (FTM) joins DrukREN. Both the faculties are under the newly established Khesar Gyalpo University of Medical Sciences of Bhutan. FNPH offers four years bachelor degree program in Clinical Counseling, two year in-service bachelor degree programs in Nursing and Midwifery; and in Public Health;
Royal Thimphu College (RTC) joins Druk Research & Education Network on the New Year's Eve. DrukREN team along with assistance from Bhutan Telecom Ltd. worked closely with RTC ICT Team to migrate their network to DrukREN. DrukREN caught up with Dr. Samir Patel, Dean - Development and External Relations, and Associate Dean -Academic Affairs of Royal Thimphu
Jigme Dorji Wangchuck National Referral Hospital (JDWNRH) becomes a newest member of DrukREN. JDWNRH is the largest hospital in the country providing primary, secondary and tertiary services. The hospital provides primary health care services to Thimphu Thromde and the surrounding catchment areas. JDWNRH serves as western regional referral hospital for the 6 western Dzongkhags and
Bhutan Internet Exchange (btIX) members endorsed Memorandum of Association (MoA) today at 10 AM at Hotel Druk, Thimphu. MoA highlights understanding among BIX members to establish Internet Exchange Point in Bhutan. DrukREN is a member of btIX. DrukREN was represented by the Director General, Department of Information Technology & Telecom at the MoA signing. DrukREN