To join the yearlong celebrations in Bhutan to commemorate the 60th Birth Anniversary of our beloved Fourth Druk Gyalpo, His Majesty Jigme Singye Wangchuck, the Royal Bhutanese Embassy in Dhaka, in collaboration with the Ministry of Culture of Bangladesh, Ministry of foreign Affairs of Bangladesh and the Bangladesh National Museum, organized a Bhutan film Festival from 2 to 6 October 2015 at the Bangladesh National Museum in Dhaka.Read More
At the invitation of Lyonchhen Tshering Tobgay, Prime Minister of Bhutan, H.E Mamata Banerjee, Chief Minister of West Bengal, India will visit Bhutan from 5-9 October 2015.
Bhutan deposits its Instrument of Acceptance to the Doha Amendment to the Kyoto Protocol under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change 2015 Treaty Event, United Nations Headquarters, New York on 28 September 2015
Lyonchhen Tshering Tobgay will be on an official visit to Luxembourg on 22 September 2015 at the invitation of the Prime Minister Xavier Bettel of Luxembourg.
This will be the first high-level visit to Luxembourg from Bhutan after the two countries established diplomatic relations in 2011. The two Prime Ministers had met in Brussels on the sidelines of the European Development Days in June 2015.Read More
The Fourth Bhutan-India Development Cooperation Talks of the 11th Five Year Plan will be held in New Delhi, India on 2nd September, 2015. A 12 member Bhutanese delegation led by Foreign Secretary Tshering Dorji and comprising of senior RGoB officials will leave for New Delhi, India on 1st September 2015. The Indian delegation will be led by Ms.Sujatha Mehta, Secretary, Economic Relations & Development Partnership Administration of the Ministry of External Affairs, GoI. Read more
The 3rd Bhutan-India Small Development Project Committee(SDPC) meeting was held on 27th August in Thimphu. The Bhutanese Delegation was led by Mr. Kinga Singye, Director General, Department of Bilateral Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Thimphu and the Indian delegation by Mr.Bishwadip Dey, Dy.Chief of Mission, Embassy of India, Thimphu Read More…
The 23rd Round of Boundary Talks between Bhutan and China was held in Thimphu on 24
August 2015. The talks were led by Lyonpo Damcho Dorji, Foreign Minister and Mr. Lui
Zhenmin, Vice Foreign Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of China.Read More
The 23rd Round of Boundary talks between the Royal Government of Bhutan and the Government of the People’s Republic of China will be held in Thimphu on 24 August 2015. The 11-member Chinese delegation led by H.E. Mr. Liu Zhenmin, Vice Foreign Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs will arrive in Bhutan on 23 August 2015. Read more
The Annual Performance Agreement between the Minister and the Secretary as well as between the Secretary and the heads of different Departments was signed on 14th August 2015 in a ceremony conducted at the Gyalyong Tshokhang. This is the first time such an agreement has been signed at the Department level in the Ministry. The APAs are expected to help each Department work towards achieving the goals identified by the Ministry for the fiscal year 2015-2016 in its Ministerial APA. Agreements between the Ministry and the different Embassies & Missions abroad were also signed on the same day.