Jan 22, 2015|News

Energy Generation, Export & Import for 2014


In 2014, of the total generation of 7,147.222 million units (MU), 72% was exported and balance consumed for meeting domestic load. The gross revenue earned through export is estimated as Nu10, 633.639 million. During the same year there was import of 159.153 MU as shown in the attachment below. 

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Jan 12, 2015|News

30th Joint Expert Team Meeting held in The Holy Land of Bodh Gaya, India.


The Joint Expert Team (JET) Meeting between the representatives of the Govt. of India (Brahmaputra and Barak Basin Organisation-B&BBO, Central Water Commission) and the Royal Government of Bhutan (Deptt. of Hydromet Services-DHMS) was held at Hotel Galaxy Intercontinental, Bodh Gaya on 01 & 02, January 2015. Joint Expert Team is a bilateral team constituted in 1979 for the monitoring and overseeing of the Flood Warning Program within DHMS under the Govt of India funded 'Comprehensive Scheme for establishment of Hydro-meteorological observation and Flood Forecasting Network on

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Jan 05, 2015|News

The Bhutan SEAL Award


The award function of Bhutan SEAL Programme was organized by the Department of Trade, Ministry of Economic Affairs on 5th January 2015 at Namgay Heritage Hotel, Thimphu. The function was attended by Hon’ble Tengye Lyonpo as the Chief Guest, Resident Representative of UNDP, senior government officials, handicraft producers and dealers around the country.

From the total of 19 handicraft products submitted for the programme, 1 product under the Traditional Category was awarded the Seal of Excellence Certificate and 12 products comprising of 2 products under Traditional Category a

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Dec 31, 2014|News

FDI (Amendment) RULES & REGULATIONS 2014


 The Ministry has approved the revised FDI Rules & Regulations 2012 on 30th December 2014 and adopted as FDI (Amendment) Rules & Regulations 2014. The revised Rules & Regulations shall be applicable w.e.f 1st January 2015.

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Dec 16, 2014|News

Forecast for 17 December 2014, Issued 16 December 2014 at 10 AM


 Forecast for 17 December 2014, Issued 16 December 2014 at 10 AM
The weather is expected to be partly cloudy to mostly sunny across the country on 17 December 2014. However light shower is expected in isolated places of Eastern Bhutan towards the afternoon. An update will be issued if there are any changes in the weather forecast.

Department of Hydro-Met Services
Ministry of Economic Affairs.

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