Aug 31, 2015|News

Signing of Annual Performance Agreement


Hon’ble Minister, Ministry of Economic Affairs signed Annual Performance Agreements for the fiscal year 2015-16 with the Secretary and Joint Secretary on 28 August, 2015. Lyonpo also witnessed the signing of the Departmental Annual Performance Agreements between the Secretary/Joint Secretary and Heads of the Department/Division.

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Aug 27, 2015|News

Press Release


The Department of Trade, Ministry of Economic Affairs conducted a half day talk on WTO and WTO related issues at Hotel Taj Tashi on 25 August 2015. The talk was given by Mr. Shirshir Priyadarshi, Director, Development Division, WTO Secretariat. The talk covered topics on WTO and WTO related issues especially pertaining to WTO and the role of multilateral trading system, benefits of joining WTO (including as an LDC), implications on accession process after graduating from LDC and misconceptions on WTO.

Mr. Shishir is a highly distinguished WT

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Aug 26, 2015|News

Hon'ble Tengye Lyonpo's Visit to Samtse


Hon’ble Tengye Lyonpo concluded a four days visit to Samtse/Sipsu from 21 – 24 August, 2015. Tengye Lyonpo was accompanied by senior officials from the Ministry of Economic Affairs and petroleum dealers. During the visit, Lyonpo and the delegation met with the PoL dealers and the management of the Bhutan Industrial Gas at Phuentsholing and discussed issues pertaining to new PoL retail outlet at Tashi Choling (Sipsu) and introduction of commercial LPG in the eastern region. The delegation members also visited the up-coming new PoL retail outlet site a

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Aug 25, 2015|News

Notification on spam emails


Recently there are spam emails being received in our domain which seems genuine and authentic. But when you click on the attachment, the mail is being forwarded to all the contact lists in your email account. Therefore the ICT Services would like to request the users to avoid from clicking on the attachment and try to ignore the mail as far as possible.

Note: The email looks similar to the picture shown alongside.

ICT Services


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Aug 04, 2015|News

Press Release


 His Excellency Ambassador of Finland to Bhutan paid a courtesy call on Director, Department of Hydro Met Services (DHMS) and met with other senior officials to discuss issues of mutual interest, particularly regarding the on-going Institutional Cooperation Instrument (ICI) project between Finnish Meteorological Institute (FMI) and DHMS on 31st July 2015. Ambassador was accompanied by Finn fund’s Adviser for South Asian countries and Desk Officer, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) of Finland. DHMS apprised Ambassador and his team on the project activities and expressed humble gra

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