Bhutan Times Limited (BTL) was established for publishing a 12 page national weekly appearing on Sundays published in English and Dzongkha. It was launched on 30th April 2006 and is distributed nationwide through a string of some 200 sales agents. Containing a blend of local and international news targets both serious and light readers, with main focus on rural development.

Bhutan Times limited has become a full-fledged public limited company with the promoters holding about 66% of the shares and the balance shares owned by general public. The share holding pattern comprises people from all walks of life including farmers, civil servants, corporate employees, and businessman and media professionals. The actual formation and operation of the Bhutan Times Limited company was effective from “1st JANAURY 2007”.
The total paid up capital in Nu. 40 million and has about 250 share holders

OPERATIONAL LOCATION
The operational location of BTL is located Near the Call Centre, Changzamtog , Thimphu.

BTL has three correspondent offices in the country: Trashigang for Eastern Bhutan correspondent; Gelephu for the Central Bhutan correspondent; and Phuentsholing for the South Bhutan Correspondent.

RESOURCES
BTL has about 32 staff members, of this, 20 are professionals-Reporters, Sub-Editors, Accounts Personnel, Graphics designers and printing technicians and are all Bhutanese.
The unit is broadly divided into five divisions as detailed under:

1. EDITORIAL:

Sl Name of the staff Designation Qualification
1 Namkhai Norbu Managing Editor Masters Degree
2 Kuenzang Choden Reporter Bachelors Degree
3 Tshering Choden Reporter Bachelors Degree
4 Sonam Tashi Reporter Bachelors Degree
5 Rajesh Rai Reporter Bachelors Degree
6 Pema Deki Reporter Bachelors Degree

2. MARKETING

Sl Name of the staff Designation Qualification
1 Ugyen Peldon Marketing Head Bachelors Degree

3. REVENUE AND SALES

Sl Name of the staff Designation Qualification
1 Tandin Penjore Revenue Incharge Class X pass
2 Pritanm Darjee Revenue Assistant Class X pass
4. SUBSCRIPTION AND CIRCULATION

Sl Name of the staff Designation Qualification
1 Sushil Rai Circulation Incharge Class XII Pass

5. DZONGKHA EDITORIAL
Sl Name of the staff Designation Qualification
1 Tandin Sonam Editor BA ( Gen)
2 Deki Wangmo Reporter BBA

8. IT , WEB HOISTING & DESIGNING
Sl Name of the staff Designation Qualification
1 Madan Ghalley IT Officer BCA

Rates for the Advertisement are as under ( Without contract)
Sl Specifications Rate
1 Display Ad for Black and White 205.00 per columns
2 Quarter Page in Black and White 5,000.00
3 Half page in Black and White 10,000.00
4 Full Page in Black and White 18,000.00
5 Quarter page for Full Colour 10,000.00
6 Half page in Full Colour 18,000.00
7 Full page in Full Colour 25,000.00