Namgyel Wangmo

Press Release

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and External Trade (MoFAET) would like to congratulate Ms. Pema Tshomo on her appointment as the Director of the Department of Bilateral Affairs, MoFAET through an open competitive selection procedure held from 4 to 6 January 2024. Prior to her appointment, she served as the Chief of ...

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Announcement regarding unclaimed passport

The Department of Protocol and Consular Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and External Trade would like to notify the General Public regarding a significant number of unclaimed passports issued between 2015 till 2023 at the passport office.    These uncollected passports are at risk of being damaged or lost due ...

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Presentation of Credentials by Ambassador of Kuwait to Bhutan

His Excellency Mr. Adel Hussain Al Jassam, the Ambassador of the State of Kuwait presented his credentials to His Majesty The King today. The Presentation of the Credentials ceremony was held in the Throne Room at Tashichhodzong. His Excellency Mr. Adel Hussain Al Jassam serves as the second Ambassador of ...

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His Majesty The King conferred Dakyen to Prime Minister, Speaker, and Cabinet Ministers on 28th January 2024.

His Majesty The King conferred Dakyen to Prime Minister, Speaker of the National Assembly and Cabinet Ministers on 28 January 2024. The new Cabinet of the Royal Government of Bhutan is comprised of the following: H. E. Dasho Tshering Tobgay, Hon’ble Prime Minister of Bhutan H. E. Mr. Gem Tshering, ...

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Official Visit of H.E. Mr. Vinay Mohan Kwatra, Foreign Secretary, Government of India to Bhutan

H.E. Mr. Vinay Mohan Kwatra, Foreign Secretary, Government of India is on an official visit to Bhutan from 29 to 31 January 2024. During the visit, Foreign Secretary Kwatra will receive an audience with His Majesty The King. He will call on the Prime Minister, Foreign Minister and also meet ...

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Press Release

A tripartite Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Cooperation in Technical and Vocational Education and Training, with particular focus on Wood Engineering Technology between the Ministry of Education and Skills Development (MoESD), Royal Government of Bhutan (RGoB); School of Architecture, Wood and Civil Engineering, Bern University of Applied Sciences, Switzerland; and ...

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Ambassador of Bhutan to Japan V. Namgyel and Ambassador of Japan to Bhutan Hiroshi Suzuki signed the Grant Contract for the Project for Reusing Secondhand Fire Engines in Thimphu, Sarpang, Haa and Samtse in New Delhi. Under this project, the Government of Japan will provide US$ 154,000 to the Fire ...

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  Dasho Chhewang Rinzin, Interim Advisor of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and External Trade, and H.E. Mr. Sudhakar Dalela, Ambassador of India to Bhutan, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for a INR 15 billion loan. This funding is dedicated to the Gyalsung Infrastructure Project.  Responding to the Royal ...

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