This site (www.moic.gov.bt) is governed by the Bhutan Information Communications and Media (BICMA) Act and Social Media Policy of the Royal Government of Bhutan. 'Personal information’ means information stored as part of a database, whether true or not, about an individual whose identity can reasonably be ascertained, from the information collected and/or held by the Ministry of Information & Communications. We do not post any information or other material protected by copyright without permission. We review the policy regularly, and we may update it from time to time.
While using our services, you may be asked to provide certain types of personal information. This can be through our website, mobile application and telephone. We may request, collect, or process the following information:
Other Information we may collect and/or processMetadata - IP address, computer and connection information, referring web page, language settings, etc.
The information we collect, store, and process are primarily used to provide services users have requested for. We may generally use your personal information for the following purposes:
to provide the services as requested by the users;
to communicate to provide technical or other support;
to answer enquiries about our services, or to respond to a complaint;
to promote our services which may be of interest to you upon user’s consent
to conduct analysis and research to improve our platform and services;
to comply with legal and regulatory obligations
We use computer algorithms to help users get the desired content by analyzing user generated content and user activity. When can we disclose personal information, we may disclose your personal information to third parties for the following purposes:
if necessary, to provide the service you have requested upon user’s consent;
If we receive court orders, or other requests for information by law enforcement agencies;
if otherwise permitted or required by law.