The Seimas guarantees to return to the problem

Within the second studying, the Seimas rejected the thought of ​​rising the age for buying alcohol to twenty years, rejecting the proposal supported by the accountable fee. A number of deputies urged that the third studying may divide the age threshold in accordance with the power of alcohol. This proposal was made by MP Artur … Read more

The amount of alcohol produced in Latvia elevated by 77.7%

The LETA company reviews this on the subject of indicators of the turnover of excisable items compiled by the State Income Service (SRS). Typically, in Latvia over the three months, an absolute quantity of three.081 million liters of alcohol was produced, which is 1.347 million liters greater than within the three months of 2023. Of … Read more

It is important to reduce overall alcohol consumption in Latvia – minister

This impacts both public safety and overall health. In Lithuania, by introducing alcohol restrictions, it was possible to reduce alcohol consumption, the minister said. He emphasized that with the planned restrictions, it is planned that young people will drink less alcohol. “Youth are our future,” the minister added. Alcohol consumption in Latvia has reached epidemic … Read more

Why do they drink alcohol in Latvia? And why are there those who don’t drink a drop?

Not drinking alcohol is almost like radicalism Despite the fact that Latvia is currently considered the leader in alcohol consumption in the world, in practice it is clear that in certain groups of society the role of strong drinks is decreasing. Those who never exceed the legal limit of alcohol are residents with high incomes … Read more

Wow, Study Reveals Alcohol Use Among Women Increases During Pandemic – 2024-04-18 20:17:37

New study shows significant increase in alcohol-related disease complications among middle-aged women during pand(AFP) OVER a 10-month period from April 2020 to September 2021, alcohol-related disease complications among middle-aged women increased by 33%-56% compared to before the pandemic, according to a new study. First author Dr. Bryant Shuey, an assistant professor of medicine at the … Read more

These are the new rules for cannabis 2024-04-01 06:24:43

1. What changes on April 1st? Anna Sophie Kühne Editor in the economy of the Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung. Alexander Wulfers Editor in the economy of the Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung. Cannabis will then be partially legalized. You can then legally get weed in two ways. Either you grow up to three plants yourself. Or you can … Read more

How Iranians celebrate the Persian New Year Nowruz in the Turkish party town of Van 2024-03-24 07:14:08

Ruby Club in Van: Party guests from Iran celebrate the New Year, DJ Iman in the foreground Image: Friederike Böge Thousands of Iranians celebrate the Persian New Year in the Turkish provincial town of Van. They drink, dance and do everything that is forbidden in their country. DJ Iman walks excitedly through his still empty … Read more

New sanctions framework for alcohol smuggling – What it provides – 2024-03-12 07:35:32

“Lockout” of businesses for up to 30 days as well as publication of the names of violators of the legislation provides for a decision of the Deputy Minister of National Economy and Finance, Mr. Haris Theoharis in relation to the framework of immediate imposition of sanctions in established cases of smuggling of ethyl alcohol (including … Read more