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Bhutan Resident Mission (BHRM): Contacts and Holidays


Bhutan Resident Mission (BHRM) - Asian Development Bank (ADB) 2nd Floor, Royal Textile Academy Building, Norzin Lam, Chhubachhu, Thimphu - 11001
 Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Monday to Friday)
  Tel +975 339 150; 339-151  E-mail  adbbhutan

About Us

Bhutan Resident Mission (BHRM) provides support to ADB Headquarters in:

  • country programming
  • project processing
  • project administration
  • tripartite portfolio review meeting

BHRM is also responsible for strengthening:

  • relations with the government, civil society, and the private sector
  • policy dialogue
  • country reporting
  • aid and development partner coordination
  • external relations and information dissemination


Kanokpan LAO-ARAYA (Ms)
Country Director
Tshewang NORBU (Mr)
Senior Country Coordination Officer

Holidays 2019

The Bhutan Resident Mission will be closed on these dates:

New Year (Losar) February 5 (Tuesday)
Birth Anniversary of His Majesty the King February 22 (Friday)
Birth Anniversary of the 3rd King May 2 (Thursday)
Lord Buddha’s Parinirvana June 17 (Monday)
Birth Anniversary of Guru Rimpoche July 11 (Thursday)
Blessed Rainy Day September 24 (Tuesday)
Thimphu Drubchoe October 4 (Friday)
Thimpu Tshechu October 10 (Thursday)
Coronation Day of His Majesty the King November 1 (Friday)
National Day December 17 (Tuesday)

Last updated: as of 7 January 2019