Bhutan is set to show Carlos Ghosn whether electric cars can contribute to the good life.
Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd., India’s biggest sports utility-vehicle maker, introduced an electric car in Bhutan to help the Himalayan kingdom clear the air of fuel fumes and attract more tourists to its pristine environs.
Bhutan’s opposition party swept to power in the country’s second national elections with a promise to build closer ties with neighboring India.
While Bhutan is known for the “happiness index” it uses to measure well-being, Jigme Y. Thinley says he is often unhappy as prime minister of one of the world’s poorest nations.
The global economic crisis provides industrialized countries with an opportunity to change the way they measure the success of their economies, said Bhutan’s prime minister, Jigme Y. Thinley .