Bhutanese Ngultrum

Bhutanese Ngultrum

Bhutanese Ngultrum overview

The ngultrum (Dzongkha: དངུལ་ཀྲམ [ŋýˈʈúm], symbol: Nu., code: BTN) is the currency of the Kingdom of Bhutan. It is subdivided into 100 chhertum (Dzongkha: ཕྱེད་ཏམ [pt͡ɕʰɛ́ˈtám], spelled as chetrums on coins until 1979). The Royal Monetary Authority of Bhutan is the minting authority of the Ngultrum banknotes and coins. The Ngultrum is currently pegged to the Indian rupee at parity.

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Bhutanese Ngultrum news

Centre-left DNT win may strengthen India-Bhutan relations

Over 71% of all registered voters had cast their vote after polling closed on Thursday evening, higher than the voting percentage of 66% in last months primary and 2013 general elections

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Bhutan Voters Opt for New Party to Form Government in Its Third General Election

With 55.1% of total votes, Druk Nyamrup Tshogp won 30 seats. Druk Phuensum Tshogpa will sit in the opposition for the second consecutive term with 17 seats.

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Mounting Indian debts hang over Bhutan election
Mounting Indian debts hang over Bhutan election

THIMPHU -- Bhutan will vote for a new government on Oct. 18, with one of the main election issue centering on the economic benefits and challenges tha

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As Bhutan Goes to Polls, India Is the Elephant in the Room

All political parties had come to an agreement before the campaigning started that they would not 'politicise' sensitive issues like foreign policy, but at least five cases before Bhutan's election dispute settlement system were about parties trying to defame rivals using India-Bhutan relations.

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