Maintenance of Foreign Currency Accounts in US Dollar/EURO/AUD:
Foreign nationals (including Indian nationals) who stay in Bhutan for longer periods and receive their remuneration in convertible foreign exchange and Bhutanese firms/companies on specific approval from Royal Monetary Authority will be allowed to open Foreign Currency Accounts with the authorised branches of the Bank.
Only Phuentsholing Main Branch and Thimphu Main Branch are authorised to maintain Foreign Currency Accounts on behalf of the above category of foreign nationals on specific approval of RMA.
Foreign Currency Accounts can be maintained in any authorised currency prescribed by RMA. Account holders are given special cheque books for operations on the account. No interest is paid on the balances in such account at present.
For further information, please contact our nearest branch.