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Currency Information on BTN, Currency Information on Bhutanese Ngultrum - BTN — Bhutan Ngultrum – Nu. Or Ch. The foreign exchange currency code for BTN represents the Bhutanese Ngultrum exchange rate and Currency Exchange Rates for Bhutanese Ngultrum.

Bhutan is one of the smallest and least developed countries in the world.The official currency used there is the Bhutanese Ngultrum. However, the Indian Rupee is also acceptable in the country but they do not accept the Rupees 500 and 2000 denominations.It is also advisable to bring with you traveler's cheques at the foreign exchange desk at the airport.Credit cards have also become acceptable in many hotels in Bhutan today.However, there has been a rise in the unemployment rate over the past two years and the main cause attributed to it is the incapacity of the construction industry to create more jobs.
The economy of Bhutan is closely related to that of India since the two countries share a strong trade and currency link, although it is Bhutan who majorly benefits financially.In 2016, the Gross Domestic produce of Bhutan was estimated to be around two billion US dollars and this value means that the GDP of the country represents only about 0.01 percent of the world economy.However, this 2016 figure was the country's all-time highest figure as compared to the previous years.It has been steadily rising from 2013 up to 2016 which is the latest and this gives a clear speculation that the economy of the country will only get better as time goes by.The main industries which are supporting the Bhutanese economy are tourism, agriculture, hydroelectricity, and forestry.The government of Bhutan practices serious control over foreign investments in order to keep in check and preserve the local traditional culture.The government encourages the visit of upscale environmentally caring tourists.There are several banks found in Bhutan but the main one isThe Royal Monetary Authority of Bhutan which is the central bank.The Bhutan National Bank, which was established in 1997, is also another major commercial bank located in Thimphu, the capital of Bhutan.Other banks found in the country are the Druk PNB Bank, T Bank Bhutan, and the Bhutan Development Bank.

Convert Pound to Bhutanese Ngultrum

Ngultrums subdivide into 100 chhertum, with 5, 10, 20, 25 and 50 chhertum coins in circulation, though 5 chhertum and 10 chhertum coins are rarely used and have mainly ceased circulating.

The Bhutan Ngultrum replaced the rupee in Bhutan in 1974, at a 1:1 rate. The ngultrum does not exchange independently with other nation’s currencies, but can be freely interchanged with the Indian rupee.

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