Development partners commit to meet national priorities of 11 Five Year Plan
13 Dec 2013 | COMMENTS 0
The 12th Round Table Meeting calls for inclusive green socio-economic development to reduce poverty, accelerate economic growth, and strengthen infrastructure to achieve the 11 FYP objectives, and receives solid support from the UN and other development partners.
09 Dec 2013 | COMMENTS 0
Aligning development aid to meet national priorities
The 12th Round Table Meeting presents a crucial opportunity for dialogue to enhance cooperation between the Royal Government of Bhutan and its development partners
02 Dec 2013 | COMMENTS 0
India-Bhutan plan talk concludes
The Talks also agreed to enhance the ceiling for each Small Development Projects (SDP) from Rs. 30 million to Rs. 50 million
27 Nov 2013 | COMMENTS 0
India, Bhutan to Hold Second Round of Development Talks
India and Bhutan will hold the second round of development cooperation talks in New Delhi tomorrow for Bhutan's 11th Five Year Plan for which India has committed a total of Rs 45 billion.
12 Sep 2013 | COMMENTS 0
So, How Fares the Bhutan Parliament?
After that the leader of the Ruling Party cum Prime Minister, the leader of the Opposition and the Chairman of the National Council offers to the King, the People and the Nation their heartfelt submissions of tributes, hopes, fears and grievances if any.
05 Sep 2013 | Administrator | COMMENTS 0
Lyonchhen submits report on his recent official visit to India
the GOI leadership at the highest levels assured Bhutan of their continued support and cooperation
01 Sep 2013 | TNN | COMMENTS 0
India announces Rs 5,000 crore aid for Bhutan
India will also contribute Rs 500 crore to a special Economic Stimulus Package (ESP) devised by Thimphu to facilitate loans for private sector from banks and enhance youth employment.
27 Aug 2013 | COMMENTS 0
India plans Rs 5,400 crore in aid to Bhutan
India is working on a Rs 5,400-crore financial aid to Bhutan as Bhutan's Prime Minister is set to visit India this week.
16 Aug 2013 | COMMENTS 0
PM meets GoI delegation for the Plan talks
Raghavan assured GoI’s assistance in financing, executing and monitoring the 11th FYP in a proficient and effective way.
13 Aug 2013 | TNN | COMMENTS 0
India allays Bhutan’s fears over financial aid
As Bhutan struggles to chalk out its 11th Five Year Plan, which is essential for acquiring financial assistance from India, national security adviser (NSA) Shivshankar Menon and foreign secretary Sujatha Singh visited Thimphu last week.
12 Aug 2013 | Smita Pranav Kothari Forbes India | COMMENTS 0
The Correlation between Money and Happiness
A recent study by University of Michigan professors Betsey Stevenson and Justin Wolfers united moolah and mirth after Richard Easterlin, an economist and professor at the University of South Carolina, separated them in 1974.
09 Aug 2013 | COMMENTS 0
The Prime Minister meets Shri Shivshankar Menon,National Security Advisor to the Prime Minister of India
The ESP directive is to increase liquidity schemes in banks which would allow loan provisions for private sectors and enhance youth employment.
06 Aug 2013 | PTI | COMMENTS 0
NSA, Foreign Secretary to visit Bhutan on August 8
National Security Advisor Shivshankar Menon and newly appointed Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh will arrive here on a three-day official visit from August 8 to hold talks with the new Bhutanese leadership.
04 Jul 2013 | COMMENTS 0
Let’s keep India-Bhutan relation out of politics: Druk Phuensum Tshogpa
Druk Phuensum Tshogpa’s (DPT) president Jigmi Y Thinley said yesterday at a press conference that Bhutan’s relations with India