Official name
Kingdom of Bhutan
Form of government
Constitutional monarchy
Capital
Thimphu
Head of State
Кing Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck
Prime Minister
Dr. Lotay Tshering
Minister of Foreign Affairs
Dr. Tandi Dorji
Date of establishment of bilateral relations
09 December 2011

Political relations

The bilateral relations of the Republic of Serbia and the Kingdom of Bhutan are friendly and have the potential for improvement in various areas.  This year the two states mark 10 years of establishing diplomatic relations.

The first visit of a delegation of Bhutan to the Republic of Serbia was conducted during the 141st session of the Interparliamentary Union in Belgrade, 13-17 October 2019. The delegation was headed by Tashi Dorji, Chairman of the National Council, the upper house of the Parliament of the Kingdom of Bhutan, meeting the Speaker of the National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia at the time, Maja Gojković.

 

Economic relations

Economic cooperation is not regulated by agreements and consists of trade in goods with a modest scope.

During 2020 Serbia imported goods from Bhutan with a value of 1,000 euros, while there were no exports from Serbia.

No trade in goods was registered between the two countries in 2019.

 

Bilateral agreements

The bilateral cooperation of the Republic of Serbia and the Kingdom of Bhutan is not regulated by agreements.

 

Contact information

The Embassy of the Republic of Serbia in New Delhi covers the Kingdom of Bhutan on a non-residential basis http://www.newdelhi.mfa.gov.rs/

The Embassy of the Kingdom of Bhutan in Brussels covers the Republic of Serbia operationally https://www.mfa.gov.bt/?page_id=42

Contact at the MFA - Department for Asia, Australia and the Pacific (DAAP); tel. +381-11-306-8345; odazap@mfa.rs