Hong Kong is criminalizing CBD as a ‘harmful drug’ alongside heroin

Hong Kong CNN  —  Two years in the past, cannabidiol was booming in Hong Kong. The compound, often called CBD, was popping up in cafes, eating places and shops, with companies keen to affix an thrilling new market already well-established in international locations all over the world. That each one got here to an finish … Read more

Dubai simply dropped a 30% tax on alcohol

London/Abu Dhabi CNN  —  Dubai has scrapped a 30% tax on alcohol and can not cost vacationers or expats for permits to purchase alcoholic drinks because the emirate tries to draw extra overseas employees and guests within the face of rising regional competitors. Two main retailers within the metropolis, situated within the United Arab Emirates … Read more

Qatar 2022: What it is like at a ‘dry’ World Cup

Doha, Qatar CNN  —  Ingesting alcohol earlier than, throughout and after soccer matches is a behavior cherished by many supporters all over the world. However, at Qatar 2022, alcohol shouldn’t be as available. That’s as a result of two days earlier than the beginning of the 2022 event, soccer’s world governing physique FIFA confirmed a … Read more