Happy now?— Bhutan


The nation that had no TV until 10 years ago and is famous for using its Gross National Happiness index as a measure of success rather than GDP, has been a democracy for just over a year. Monocle talks to its prime minister about how times are changing.

Government, Religion, Society, Soft Power

Monocle 24

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