Society: Why Banning Foreign Models In Nigeria Won’t Work

Photo credit, Getty Images image caption, Models walk the runway for Emmy Kasbit, during Lagos Fashion Week 2021 on October 30, 2021 in Lagos, Nigeria. September 5, 2022 In our series of letters from African writers, novelist Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani reflects on the Nigerian government’s decision to crack down on foreign models in advertisements. Some … Read more

Neither “Alionkas” nor “Karovkas” – the Russians are considering banning EU olive oil for sweets

Photo of Judita Grigelyts (V). The Russian Ministry of Agriculture is considering the possibility of completely banning the import of vegetable fats used in confectionery production into the EU. Such retaliatory sanctions cost about 6.2% of annual production. According to the Ministry, there is no final decision yet, but the possibility of replacing imported oils … Read more

Egypt .. Details of banning the “deadly water game”

<div id="firstBodyDiv" data-bind-html-content-type="article" data-bind-html-compile="article.body" data-first-article-body=" The decision was made by the governor The Red Sea Amr Hanafi, and text on "Activating the decision to prevent the use of jet skis, in various cities of the province, as a proactive step to preserve the lives of citizens and tourists, as it causes catastrophic accidents"According to the … Read more

Finland is considering banning tourist visas for Russians: they even come here for sugar

In mid-July, Russia eased border restrictions related to COVID-19. For the first time since before the pandemic, Russians with Schengen visas can now legally cross the border by bus or car, although they are banned from traveling to the EU by plane and train. “The Russians started driving,” said Juho Pesonen, professor of tourism business … Read more

The US House of Representatives is in favor of banning “assault weapons”

Friday’s decision aims to revive a law that bans a number of categories of powerful semi-automatic weapons. In recent years, weapons of this type have been used by young men in mass shootings that have cost many lives in the United States. The proposal to amend the law will probably not proceed in the Senate. … Read more

VW: Batteries for electric cars are a bigger problem than banning combustion engines

The European Union’s agreement to phase out the production of internal combustion engine cars over the next 12 years is problematic, but an even bigger problem will be the production of enough batteries for the electric cars to replace the internal combustion engine cars. In an interview with the Reuters agency, the financial director of … Read more

Banning abortion is not enough for several US states: even those who help patients cross the border can be prosecuted

©  REUTERS VS – Abortion will soon be banned in half of the US states. But that doesn’t go far enough for conservative America. The manhunt seems open. To abortion pills in the mail, to women crossing state lines, and to anyone who helps them. Even with a premium for tell-tales if necessary. Kim Clemens … Read more

What will be Russia’s revenge for banning the transit of sanctioned goods to Kaliningrad: there are several options

Rolandas Vilkončius, LNK News Manager, spoke with the President of the Vilnius Industry and Business Association about how and to whom Russia could harm Lithuania Sigitu Besagirsku. – What economic levers does Russia have to harm Lithuanian business? – A ban on transit from third countries, ie those east of Russia and Belarus, is most … Read more

Banning Israel from Playing in the Under-20 World Cup risks FIFA sanctions

Tuesday, 28 June 2022 – 05:30 WIB LIVE Ball – Minister of Youth and Sports (Menpora), Zainudin Amali emphasized that only FIFA can determine who can play in the 2023 U-20 World Cup. As the host, Indonesia must follow the rules of the game. Amali said this after the many pros and cons that occurred … Read more

All England justifies banning Russians from Wimbledon

Berlin (DPA/Statens Perform) Ian Hewitt, president of the All England Club, which hosts the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, said that the decision of the World Tennis Association (WTA) not to add tournament points to the world rankings due to the ban on the participation of players from Russia and Belarus, has caused great disappointment, because “there … Read more