The Prime Minister attends Fourth Royal Highland Festival

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Fenced by majestic peaks, Langothang in Laya came to life yesterday as people from different parts of the country gathered to celebrate the Fourth Royal Highland Festival.

Adorned in lavish ornaments, their bjas (black tents) showcasing lifestyle, products and cattle, and varying hues dotting the ground, the highlanders are at the heart of the festival.


Summary from the 5th Meet the Press held on April 26, 2019

Question: Government’s plans to broaden tax base?  

A cautious analysis of the current taxation policy and the practicing system in our country shows that our tax base is eroding. The tax exemption system is complex. More importantly, our tax base is narrow and complicated.


Joint Statement on the State Visit of H.E. Dr. Lotay Tshering, Prime Minister, Royal Government of Bhutan, to the People’s Republic of Bangladesh

Joint Statement on the State Visit of H.E. Dr. Lotay Tshering, Prime Minister, Royal Government of Bhutan, to the People’s Republic of Bangladesh

12-15 April 2019 

  • At the invitation of H.E. Sheikh Hasina, Hon’ble Prime Minister of the Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, H.E. Lyonchhen Dr. Lotay Tshering, Hon’ble Prime Minister of Bhutan paid a State Visit to Bangladesh from 12-15 April 2019, coinciding with the festive period of the Bangla New Year Pohela Boishakh.The Prime Minister of Bhutan was accompanied by his spouse Dr. Ugyen Dema, the Foreign Minister, the Health Minister, other senior government officials of Bhutan, and a business delegation