alcohol

  1. TEXTILE GUY

    Police Minister Bheki Cele Destroys 30k Litres of Alcohol in Response to Khayelitsha Mass Shooting, SA Reacts

    https://briefly.co.za/south-africa/132671-police-minister-bheki-cele-destroys-alcohol-khayelitsha-mass-shooting-sa-reacts/
  2. Hanno Labuschagne

    New vaping tax doubles juice prices

    New vaping tax doubles juice prices Finance minister Enoch Godongwana has announced increases in excise duties for alcohol and tobacco products, as well as a hefty new tax for vaping liquids. The minister delivered his 2022 budget speech on Wednesday, revealing that the so-called "sin tax"...
  3. Prawnapple

    Data From Over 350,000 People Have Really Bad News About 'Moderate' Drinking

    Further reading: https://www.sciencealert.com/low-or-moderate-drinking-probably-isn-t-as-good-for-us-as-we-thought?fbclid=IwAR1JyX9A01AmnX2z4muf-hu2YK8riqlAgkCiqAnvNkNrQCGz1DU1JD5d7-c
  4. Jan

    Online alcohol sales crackdown needed in South Africa - Prof Charles Parry

    Crackdown on online alcohol sales in South Africa needed — expert Alcohol and drugs policy expert Professor Charles Parry has called for more stringent regulations for online alcohol sales and home deliveries. Parry is the director of the alcohol, tobacco & other drug research unit at the...
  5. Hanno Labuschagne

    How many drinks you can get at a sports pub instead of paying for DStv Premium

    How many drinks you can get at a sports pub instead of paying for DStv Premium For the same price as a DStv Premium subscription, you can buy numerous drinks from a bar while watching your favourite sports on one of their TVs. DStv Premium has lost many subscribers over the last few years, in...
  6. Solarion

    How Alcohol Can Affect Your Immune System

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  7. J

    Level 3 alcohol sales - More demand than Black Friday

    Level 3 alcohol sales - More demand than Black Friday The ban on alcohol sales was lifted on 1 June following South Africa’s move to level 3 of the lockdown, resulting in a remarkable increase in demand for liquor compared to pre-lockdown levels. MyBroadband visited Makro in Centurion 30...
  8. Nobody Important

    The Official™ 2019 budget alcohol thread

    A thread where massive™ bargains, promotions, and cap competitions etc. are listed and discussed. In memory of Budza. Apparently he did well in that Castle airtime thing over December. Pour a shot!
  9. mercurial

    Cut out alcohol and processed meat like bacon to help prevent cancer, experts say

    Cut out alcohol and processed meat like bacon to help prevent cancer, experts say
  10. mercurial

    The alcoholic beverages that are worse for your skin, according to doctors

    The alcoholic beverages that are worse for your skin, according to doctors
  11. K

    Mead, Where do i find it?

    Mead is an alcoholic beverage created by fermenting honey with water, sometimes with various fruits, spices, grains, or hops. The alcoholic content ranges from about 8% ABV to more than 20%. I am in search of a place that sells Mead, preferably in the Johannesburg Area, as I am aware of the...
  12. Kevin Lancaster

    Alcohol is far deadlier than you think

    Alcohol is far deadlier than you think New research shows that alcohol causes cancer at seven sites in the body, and is linked to a large percentage of cancer deaths globally.
  13. Kevin Lancaster

    South Africa wants to raise its drinking age to 21

    South Africa wants to raise its drinking age to 21 Having an alcoholic drink when you turn 18 may soon no longer be an option for South African youths.
  14. Jan

    South African gamer survey: take aways, booze, and sex

    South African gamers: fast food, alcohol, and sex A new survey sheds light on South Africa’s gamers, including their favourite fast foods and which beer brands they prefer.
  15. LazyLion

    Japanese Teen runs up $54K Bar tab on Dad's Credit Card

    A man whose teenage son ran up a $54,000 credit card bill in a champagne-fuelled tour of Japanese girlie bars does not have to pay most of it back, a court has ruled. The 16-year-old and his friend took his father's platinum American Express card around luxury nightspots in the ancient...
  16. LazyLion

    Motsoaledi to fight beer plans

    A beer maker's plans to boost the sale of its product in Africa has left a sour taste in Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi's mouth. Briefing the media shortly after delivering his budget vote in the National Assembly on Wednesday, Motsoaledi said he was shocked at news that breweries were...
  17. LazyLion

    Gauteng Sunday Alcohol decision welcomed

    Gauteng economic development MEC Nkosiphendule Kolisile's decision to withdraw a proposal that would have banned alcohol sales in the province on Sundays was welcomed on Wednesday. Alcoholic beverage company Brandhouse Beverages spokesman Sibani Mngadi said in a statement the decision was...
  18. LazyLion

    Western Cape Says No to Total Booze Ban

    Western Cape transport MEC Robin Carlisle is against a proposed national measure to impose a zero limit on drinking and driving, it was reported on Monday. The Cape Argus reported that Carlisle had written to National Transport Minister Ben Martins to inform him of his concern. He argued...
  19. LazyLion

    Cape Town Acts on Staff Substance Abuse

    City of Cape Town officials estimate that about 10 percent of their 27,000 staff have an addiction problem, it was reported on Friday. The Cape Times reported that the city had revised its substance abuse policy to take a tougher stance on drug and alcohol abusers. It believed service...
  20. LazyLion

    Government Considers Raising the Drinking Age

    Government is considering raising the legal age to consume alcohol from 18 to 21, SAFM reported on Monday, It reported that Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi said 10 government ministries were working on measures to reduce harm caused by alcohol consumption. Another proposal was that...
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