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Bhutan's Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay addresses the Singapore Summit on Sept. 16. (Photo by Shinya Sawai)
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Is your company making people happy? Bhutan has the answer

Country launching 'gross national happiness' certification for businesses


SINGAPORE -- Bhutan, the tiny Himalayan monarchy known for its unique "gross national happiness" development indicator, is bringing its trademark concept into the business world.

"Taking care of our workers will uplift our economy," Tshering Tobgay, the country's prime minister, told a forum in Singapore on Saturday.

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