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SAARC Charter Day – 8th December 2017

The Royal Government of Bhutan will be celebrating the establishment of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC), on Friday, 8th December 2017, in Tashichhodzong, marking the thirty-third anniversary of signing the SAARC Charter in 1985. Read More… SAARC Charter message from the Prime Minister

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Third  Annual  Bilateral Consultation between Bhutan  and Thailand Thailand   hosted   the   third   Annual   Bilateral   Consultation   between   the   Royal Government  of  Bhutan  and  the  Government  of  the  Kingdom  of  Thailand  on  1st December 2017. Foreign Secretary, Ambassador Sonam Tshong led the Bhutanese delegation comprising senior officials from the various agencies of ...

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  Ambassador Pema Choden opened the first-ever Exhibition on Bhutan on 29th November 2017 at the Flag Museum in Budapest, Hungary. Mr. Zoltan Valcsicsak, President of Hungary-Bhutan Friendship Society in collaboration with Mr. Laszlo Balogh, curator of the Flag Museum, organized the exhibition. Speaking at the event, Ambassador Pema Choden ...

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The Second Bilateral Consultations between Bhutan and Switzerland was held on 27 November 2017 in Bern, Switzerland. During the consultations with the Swiss Foreign Ministry, the two sides reviewed the state of bilateral relations between Bhutan and Switzerland and discussed ways and means to diversify and strengthen existing relations including ...

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At the invitation of the Friends of Bhutan Association in the Netherlands, Ambassador Pema Choden and officials from the Royal Bhutanese Embassy in Brussels along with a visiting delegation headed by Mr. Kesang Wangdi, Director General, Ministry of Foreign Affairs attended the Annual Bhutan Day on 25th November 2017 in ...

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The Bhutan Society of the United Kingdom marked the 25th anniversary of its establishment by hosting the traditional annual dinner in London on 17th November 2017. Sir Simon Bowes Lyon, President of the Society conveyed the greetings from His Royal Highness Prince William, Duke of Cambridge to the members of ...

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To mark the 15th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relation between Bhutan and Australia, the Ambassador of Australia to Bhutan H.E. Ms. Harinder Sidhu visited Bhutan from 20th to 24th November 2017. The Ambassador was accompanied by officials from the Australian High Commission in New Delhi. During the visit ...

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The Seventh Biennial Consultations between Bhutan and the European Union was held in Brussels on 23rd November 2017. The Bhutanese delegation was led by Mr. Kesang Wangdi, Director General, Department of Bilateral Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the EU delegation was led by Ms. Paola Pampaloni, Deputy Managing Director ...

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Bhutan’s HOD addresses 23rd High Level Session of 2017 UN Climate Change Conference The Bhutanese delegation led by Mr. Chencho Norbu, Hon’ble Secretary of National Environment Commission, is attending the 23rd Conference of Parties (COP 23) to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, in Bonn, Germany. The annual UN ...

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The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in collaboration with  the United  Nations  Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) will organize a Regional Capacity Building Workshop on LDC Graduation in Thimphu,from 14-16 November  2017. Read More

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