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Thursday, 25.02.2021, 02:00
Estonian beverage house Saku Olletehas started the large-scale export of its output to Russia this fall, and the new export agreement is one of the largest for Saku in recent years, Saku Olletehas Board Member Jaan Harms said LETA/BNS.
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Where purchases of cheaper goods, especially alcohol, by Estonians in Latvia have attracted broad media coverage earlier, a recent decision by the Latvian government to restrict the sale of goods on weekends has seen Latvians from Valka come to the neighboring Estonian town of Valka to do their shopping there, Postimees reported, cites LETA.
Brown-Forman, one of the largest American-owned spirits and wine companies, has chosen Liviko as its official representative and importer in both Estonia and Latvia. Liviko's import portfolio will include Jack Daniel's Tennessee Whiskey and Finlandia Vodka, among other premium brands, informed Liviko`s representative.
A resurgence of Covid-19 cases and reintroduced restrictions this fall have prompted 10% of people in Latvia to drink alcohol more often, writes LETA, according to the latest Benu Pharmacy Stress Thermometer, a survey carried out by Gemius online pollster by surveying 2,700 people.
The Estonian government has decided to extend the ban on the late-night sales of alcohol until Jan. 26, 2021, reports LETA/BNS.
The council of Tallinn decided on Thursday to restrict the sale of alcohol at recreational establishments in the capital city late at night and in the early hours of the morning starting from Sept. 1, 2021, informs LETA/BNS.
The council of Tallinn is expected to endorse already this week restrictions on the sale of alcohol on the premises of recreational establishments during the night, the imposition of which was adjourned in spring due to the coronavirus crisis, according Postimees information reported LETA/BNS.