Press Release

October 2018


October 3rd, 2018|

The Consulate General of the Kingdom of Bhutan in New York is pleased to notify all the registered Bhutanese Voters residing in the United States of America that the Postal Ballot Facilitation Unit for the General Elections of the National Assembly 2018 will be opened at the Bhutan Consulate from 5-7 October 2018 as detailed [...]

August 2018


August 31st, 2018|

Further to the notification No. CGB/NY/5/4 issued on 27th August 2018, the Consulate-General of Bhutan is pleased to inform the Bhutanese community in New York that the postal facilitation unit will also be opened on 3 September 2018, Monday from 11AM-9PM, in addition to 4-6 September 2018.


August 30th, 2018|

In keeping with ECB Notification No. ECB.NOTIF-01/2018/365 dated 18th August 2018 concerning the Election Schedule, the Consulate General of Bhutan advises Bhutanese nationals resident in the United States of the following: In accordance with the Electoral Roll and Postal Voter’s List ( Postal Ballot papers addressed to those registered voters residing outside of New York [...]


August 3rd, 2018|

The  Election  Commission  of  Bhutan  has  announced  that  the  draft Postal Voter List for National Assembly Elections 2018 is now available for review and public inspection.Read More

May 2018

Press Release

May 3rd, 2018|

The Permanent Mission of the Kingdom of Bhutan joined the international community in observing the International Day of Vesak at the General Assembly Hall of UN Headquarters in New York on 1st May 2018. Bhutan is a member of the Organizing Committee led by the Permanent Missions of Sri Lanka and Thailand. The commemoration was [...]

April 2018

Press Release

April 26th, 2018|

Bhutan’s first Ambassador to the Federative Republic of Brazil, Ambassador Doma Tshering, presented her letter of Credence  to the President of the Republic, H.E. Mr. Michel Temer, on 25th April 2018.  The credentials ceremony took place at the Palacio do Planalto, Presidential Palace, in Brasilia. The presentation of credentials marks the official assumption of duties [...]

Press Release

April 5th, 2018|

Bhutan became the 12th  State Party to the Multilateral Agreement for the Establishment of an International Think Tank for Landlocked Developing Countries with the deposit of the Instrument of Accession today by H.E. Ambassador Doma Tshering, Permanent Representative of Bhutan to the United Nations on behalf of the Royal Government.Read More  

February 2018


February 5th, 2018|

The  Election  Commission  of  Bhutan  has  announced  the  availability  of postal  ballot  facility  for  the  Third  Parliamentary  Elections  2018,  for  all eligible Bhutanese nationals residing overseas.Read More

January 2018

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January 31st, 2018|

Ambassador  Doma Tshering,  presented her Credentials  to  the  Governor-General and Commander-in-Chief  of  Canada, Her  Excellency  the  Right  Honourable Julie   Payette  on Monday, 29th January 2018 in Ottawa, at Rideau Hall.Read More EXCERPT OF OFFICIAL REMARKS BY THE GOVERNOR GENERAL

December 2017

Press Release

December 18th, 2017|

In commemoration of the 110th National Day of Bhutan,the Permanent Mission  of  the  Kingdom of  Bhutan  to  the  United  Nations  in  New  York hosted   a   reception on   Tuesday 14th December   for   members   of   the Diplomatic Community in New York.Read More

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