• Regional Workshop on Tracking options for Sustainable Management and trade of Yartsa Guenbub in Kailash Landscape

    Hon'ble Moaf Lyonpo with the Regional Workshop Participants
    Hon’ble Moaf Lyonpo with the Regional Workshop Participants

    8-13 August 2015, Paro: His Excellency Hon’ble MoAF Lyonpo graced the opening of the Regional Workshop on Tracking options for Sustainable Management and trade of Yartsa Guenbub in Kailash Landscape. The 18 participants from India, Nepal, China and Bhutan will share knowledge and the best practices in Cordyceps management and trade in order for the Kailash Sacred Landscape (KSL) member countries to develop and refine their management plans building based on its sustainability. This regional workshop is jointly organised by the Department of Forests and Park services (DoFPS) and the International Center for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD).

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  • Notification

    In continuation to our previous notification (No. BAFRA/MoAF/15/8447 dated June 18, 2015) regarding the construction of Plant and Animal Quarantine Station at Nganglam, Pemagatsel Dzongkhag, we would like to inform the bidders that the evaluation of the tender has been completed and the evaluation committee recommended to award the contract to the 1st lowest evaluated bidder M/s Soenam Mebar Construction Pvt. Ltd, Thimphu.

    We also would like to take this opportunity to thank M/s Tenzin Dorji Construction and M/s Tama Construction Pvt. Ltd. for participating in the bidding and request the firms to collect their EMD from BAFRA, Head Office, Thimphu.

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  • Notification

    In continuation to our previous notifications, this is to remind and notify the general public that import of all types of animals (including pet animals) and their products are permissible only with prior import permit issued by Bhutan Agriculture and Food Regulatory Authority (BAFRA) and upon fulfillment of the conditions prescribed therein as per the provisions of the Livestock Act of Bhutan 2001. Any breach on this requirement is considered as illegal and accordingly addressed as per the provisions of the above mentioned act.

    This is also to notify the general public that there are individuals advertising sale of pet animals through the social media especially the facebook. As notified earlier, any individual wishing to buy such pet animals are advised to seek for official documents or call BAFRA Toll Free No. 155 to verify the authenticity of the business entity before purchasing the pet or placing the order to purchase.

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  • Notice Inviting Tender

    The National Biodiversity Centre, Serbithang, would like to invite quotations from an eligible supplier for the procurement of Lab. Equipment, chemicals and other consumables.

    The tender documents can be purchased from Administration office from 07/08/2015 to 20/08/2015 during office hours.

    The submission date of the tender is on 21/08/2015 at/before 11am and will be opened on the same day at 11:30am.

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