The Department of Macroeconomic Affairs in the Ministry of Finance was formally inaugurated by the Hon’ble Finance Minister, Lyonpo Namgay Dorji on 26th September, 2016. The inaugural ceremony was attended by officials from the Ministry of Finance and RCSC.
The new Department will be the main coordinating agency which is responsible for formulating and monitoring macroeconomic policies and programs. The Department shall advise the Government on macroeconomic and public finance management. The Department will support MoF to fulfill its mandates with regard to macroeconomic coordination and facilitation as enshrined in the Public Finance Act.