Fourth India-Bhutan Development Cooperation Talks

2 September 2015

The Fourth Annual India-Bhutan Development Cooperation Talks discussed bilateral development assistance to Bhutan on 2 September 2015 in New Delhi, India, with India pledging about $677.28 million of project assistance to Bhutan. Both sides noted with satisfaction the progress of Small Development Projects (SDPs) and overall project implementation.

India committed about $421.45 million as project tied assistance (PTA), about $127.95 million for program grants, and another $127.95 million for SDPs under Bhutan’s Five-Year Plan from July 2013 to June 2018. A total of 85 PTA projects and 485 SDPs have been agreed for implementation during the current Five-Year Plan period.

The next Annual Development Cooperation Talks will be held in Thimphu, Bhutan in 2016.


Related Links:

India, Bhutan review development projects
India Pledges Rs 4,500 Crore Project Aid to Bhutan
Fourth Bhutan-India Development Cooperation Talks Tomorrow
Bhutan and India Reprioritize Projects

Mr. Hasan Mahmud, Information Minister of Bangladesh, and Mr. Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, External Affairs Minister of India, underscored in...

Read More


Mr. Mukhtor Khamudkhanov, Country Director for Asian Development Bank in Nepal, is hopeful that Sri Lanka could benefit...

Read More


The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has committed to a loan of $195 million...

Read More


The Governments of Bhutan and India held their second bilateral development cooperation talks on 29 November 2019 in...

Read More


A review of the Nepal-India Transit Treaty held in Kathmandu, Nepal discussed various issues on simplifying Nepal’s transit...

Read More


Mr. Tandi Dorji, Foreign Minister of the Government of Bhutan, visited India at the invitation of Mr. S...

Read More


The inaugural chartered flight service between Mandalay, Myanmar and Imphal, India by Air KBZ kicked off on 23...

Read More