73-year-old man sentenced to 15 years in prison for rape of minor

The Punakha police recorded three statutory rape cases in 2020 A 73-year-old man from Barp gewog in Punakha has been sentenced to 15 years in prison by the Punakha district court on April 5 for the offence of statuary rape. According to section 181 of the Penal Code (Amendment) Act of Bhutan 2011, a defendant […]

GIC-Bhutan Reinsurance makes profit of Nu 193.1mn in 2020

The company was formally launched on September 5, 2013 While the previous year was bad for many businesses because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the GIC-Bhutan Reinsurance Company Limited (GIC-BRCL) made a profit of Nu 193.1mn in 2020. The amount is the highest profit earned by the company over the years. The Chief Executive Officer of […]