News

  1. World Telecommunication and Information Society Day 2015

    Celebrating World Telecommunications and Information Society Day (17th May)

    WTISD 2015

    The Department of Information Technology and Telecom (DITT), Ministry of Information and Communications (MOIC) is joined the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and the rest of the world in celebrating the “World Telecommunications and Information Society Day (WTISD)” 2015. On 17th May every year, the WTISD is celebrated with a purpose to help raise awareness of the possibilities that the use of the Internet and other information and communication technologies (ICTs) can bring to societies and economies, as well as of ways to bridge the digital divide. This year, 2015, the day also marks the 150th anniversary of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU).

  2. Re-announcement: Recognition of ICT Champion

    The Department of Information Technology and Telecom/Ministry of Information and Communications re-opens the call for nomination from individuals/agency who have contributed significantly to the society through ICT and use of its services. Outstanding nominee after evaluation will be recognised and awarded with attractive prizes as part of the World Telecommunications and Information Society Day. The award of prizes has however been postponed to 15th June, 2015 instead of 17th May, 2015 due to insufficient receipt of nominations. The call for nomination will open from 14 May - 08 June, 2015.

    Link for nomination: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/2MLTMG5

  3. BIITTE Event

    WTISD 2015

    Bhutan ICT and Training Association (BICTTA) in collaboration with Department of Information Technology and Telecom hosted 2nd Annual Bhutan International ICT and Training Event (BIITTE) on 30th April and 1st May 2015. The main focus of the event was to bring national and international IT entrepreneurs together in an attempt to generate partnerships for establishing sustainable business opportunities for IT/ITES industry in the country. A total of 42 international participants from 23 countries attended the event.