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Legal drinking age in SA will now be 21 - SA PROMO Magazine;

Legal drinking age in SA will now be 21 - SA PROMO Magazine

SA PROMO MagazineLegal drinking age in SA will now be 21SA PROMO MagazineFor a government that cant even police its own president, policing the age of drinking is really rich. Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies says government wants to raise the legal drinking age from 18 to 21 years in order to curb abuse amongst young ...and more »

Increasing minimum drinking age to curb alcohol abuse? - Eyewitness News;

Increasing minimum drinking age to curb alcohol abuse? - Eyewitness News

Eyewitness NewsIncreasing minimum drinking age to curb alcohol abuse?Eyewitness NewsMinister Rob Davies believes that hiking the legal drinking age will slash alcohol-linked mortality rates. Nearly 100 000 liters of confiscated alcohol and close to 800 000 counterfeit DVDs and CDs have been destroyed by police in the east rand this ...and more »

Push to raise drinking age - Times LIVE;

Push to raise drinking age - Times LIVE

Times LIVEPush to raise drinking ageTimes LIVETrade and Industry Minister Rob Davies opened proposals to raise the legal minimum drinking age and curb liquor advertising to comment on Monday for 45 days, saying drastic measures were needed to stop alcohol abuse. Morris Smithers, national ...and more »

Liquor retailers to be liable for drunk customers - Moneyweb.co.za;

Liquor retailers to be liable for drunk customers - Moneyweb.co.za

Moneyweb.co.zaLiquor retailers to be liable for drunk customersMoneyweb.co.zaThe arguments both for and against restricting alcohol sales – Rob Davies (dti) & Wendy Alberts (Rasa). Nastassia Arendse | 4 October 2016 19:04. Audio Player. http://www.moneyweb.co.za/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/161004-03.mp3 · DOWNLOAD.and more »

'Raising legal drinking age will not solve SA's liquor abuse problem' - Eyewitness News;

'Raising legal drinking age will not solve SA's liquor abuse problem' - Eyewitness News

Eyewitness News'Raising legal drinking age will not solve SA's liquor abuse problem'Eyewitness NewsCAPE TOWN - The SA Alcohol Policy Alliance (SAAPA) says government's proposal to increase the legal age to drink alcohol will do little to solve the country's liquor abuse problem. Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies yesterday detailed the National ...and more »

The legal drinking age could soon be raised to 21 - The South African;

The legal drinking age could soon be raised to 21 - The South African

The South AfricanThe legal drinking age could soon be raised to 21The South AfricanThe South African government is strongly considering raising the legal drinking age from 18 to 21 and making distributors legally liable if they deal irresponsibly. Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies introduced the National Liquor Amendment Bill of ...and more »

Will raising legal drinking age to 21 work? - BDlive;

Will raising legal drinking age to 21 work? - BDlive

BDliveWill raising legal drinking age to 21 work?BDliveIt's a question being fiercely debated as the nation weighs-in on government's proposal to raise the legal minimum drinking age‚ curb liquor advertising and make people who sell it to intoxicated customers liable for civil damages if the person commits ...and more »

State proposes tough alcohol control rules - Bizcommunity.com

State proposes tough alcohol control rulesBizcommunity.comThe government is proposing to raise the legal minimum age of drinking from 18 to 21 years and to prohibit liquor advertising which targets youth in a bid to curb alcohol abuse. State proposes tough alcohol control rules. © rawpixel – 123RF.com. Trade ...and more »

South Africa: Minister Rob Davies Releases National Liquor Amendment Bill for Public Comment - AllAfrica.com

South Africa: Minister Rob Davies Releases National Liquor Amendment Bill for Public CommentAllAfrica.comThe Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) has issued the National Liquor Amendment Bill and the National Gambling Amendment Bill for public comment for the next 30 and 45 days, respectively. Public comments for the Liquor Amendment Bill close on ...and more »

Legal drinking age may be raised - South Coast Herald;

Legal drinking age may be raised - South Coast Herald

South Coast HeraldLegal drinking age may be raisedSouth Coast HeraldTHE National Liquor Act has been amended, and these amendments include a proposal to increase the legal drinking age in South Africa from 18 to 21 years. This is according to Trade and Industry Minister, Rob Davies, who added that other amendments ...and more »

The South African government wants to increase the legal drinking age - should we do the same for video games? - MyGaming;

The South African government wants to increase the legal drinking age - should we do the same for video games? - MyGaming

MyGamingThe South African government wants to increase the legal drinking age - should we do the same for video games?MyGamingTrade and Industry Minister Rob Davies said that “We are hoping that this debate will involve not just people who have material interest in the industry, but also our communities and people that are involved in dealing with the consequences of alcohol ...and more »

DTI to raise legal drinking age? - iAfrica.com;

DTI to raise legal drinking age? - iAfrica.com

iAfrica.comDTI to raise legal drinking age?iAfrica.comTrade and Industry Minister Rob Davies has proposed that the legal age for the consumption of alcohol be raised from 18 to 21-years-old, in a country with the world's worst drinking problem. Davies made the statement at a media briefing on the National ...and more »

South Africa: Tougher Measures Proposed to Regulate Alcohol, Gambling - AllAfrica.com

South Africa: Tougher Measures Proposed to Regulate Alcohol, GamblingAllAfrica.comCape Town — Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies says government wants to raise the legal drinking age from 18 to 21 years in order to curb abuse amongst young people. The Minister said to clamp down on illegal alcohol sales through unlicensed ...and more »

SA urged to put down their glass for a minute - Independent Online;

SA urged to put down their glass for a minute - Independent Online

Independent OnlineSA urged to put down their glass for a minuteIndependent OnlineA call has gone out to all concerned citizens, social drinkers, alcoholics, tea-totallers, parents, tax payers, road users, in fact all South Africans to put down their glass for a minute and consider how they feel about alcohol use in the country. The ...and more »

Increasing minimum drinking age to curb alcohol abuse? - Eyewitness News;

Increasing minimum drinking age to curb alcohol abuse? - Eyewitness News

Eyewitness NewsIncreasing minimum drinking age to curb alcohol abuse?Eyewitness NewsMinister Rob Davies believes that hiking the legal drinking age will slash alcohol-linked mortality rates. Nearly 100 000 liters of confiscated alcohol and close to 800 000 counterfeit DVDs and CDs have been destroyed by police in the east rand this ...and more »

New gambling bill will give govt right to confiscate winnings - Citizen;

New gambling bill will give govt right to confiscate winnings - Citizen

CitizenNew gambling bill will give govt right to confiscate winningsCitizenOnline gamblers who get lucky in a game of poker or blackjack won't be able to enjoy their winnings if new gambling legislation comes into effect. Minister of Trade and Industry Rob Davies said yesterday the draft legislation which was gazetted on ...and more »

Legal drinking age may go up to 21 - Citizen;

Legal drinking age may go up to 21 - Citizen

CitizenLegal drinking age may go up to 21CitizenA manufacturer or distributor would also have to answer for any death or injury to any person and physical damage to property caused as the result of drunkenness. Owners of pubs, restaurants and bottle stores are in for a wake-up as proposed new ...and more »

State proposes 21 as the legal age to drink alcohol - CapeTalk;

State proposes 21 as the legal age to drink alcohol - CapeTalk

CapeTalkState proposes 21 as the legal age to drink alcoholCapeTalkTrade and Industry Minister Rob Davies announced a number of amendments to the Liquor Act in Parliament on Monday. The biggest change is raising of the legal age for drinking alcohol from 18 to 21 years of age which is already law for countries such as ...and more »

SA government moves to raise the legal drinking age to 21 - BusinessTech;

SA government moves to raise the legal drinking age to 21 - BusinessTech

BusinessTechSA government moves to raise the legal drinking age to 21BusinessTechThe Department of Trade and Industry has issued the National Liquor Amendment Bill for public comment for the next 45 days. The bill proposes prohibiting the supply of liquor or methylated spirits to persons under the age of 21 – from 18 currently ...and more »

Liquor retailers to be liable for drunk patrons - Independent Online;

Liquor retailers to be liable for drunk patrons - Independent Online

Independent OnlineLiquor retailers to be liable for drunk patronsIndependent OnlineJohannesburg - Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies has announced tough new laws that will hold liquor retailers liable for people who commit offences in unlicensed pubs and shebeens and outside the drinking holes when drunk. Davies said unlicensed ...and more »