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DA thinks premise for Liquor Bill is flawed

DA thinks premise for Liquor Bill is flawed

Shadow Deputy Minister for Trade and Industry Dean Macpherson said the socio-economic assessment conducted for this bill was not complete, adding that the consequences of passing it under the current circumstances would be severe.

Ernest du Toit, spokesperson for the council says while market forces will determine the final price of Rooibos the increase is unlikely to be as high, because the production cycle of Rooibos runs over four years.

Rooibos tea could mitigate negative effects of heavy boozing

After consuming copious amounts of alcohol during the festive season, it might do the majority of the population good, if South Africans resolve to follow the recent trend in the UK, where an increasing number of Brits have swapped booze for healthier beverage options, such as tea, for an entire month. This is known as ‘Dry January’.