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SA restaurants warn of doom for industry if any lockdowns are imposed

SA restaurants warn of doom for industry if any lockdowns are imposed

Any form of lockdown will be a death sentence for SA’s restaurant industry. This is the warning from The Restaurant Collective (TRC), which represents sit-down establishments, as the government prepares to discuss possible restrictions at a national command council meeting on Saturday. “As the fourth wave looms, with the added scare of a new Covid-19 […]

Restaurants welcome mandatory app: federation chief

Restaurants welcome mandatory app: federation chief

The president of the Hong Kong Federation of Restaurants said on Wednesday that the sector largely supports mandatory use of the Covid location-recording app. Simon Wong made the comments on RTHK’s Hong Kong Today programme, a day after the administration confirmed that the LeaveHomeSafe app would be compulsory at all restaurants, gyms and hotels from […]

Restaurants Offering Thanksgiving Meals for Carryout 2021

Restaurants Offering Thanksgiving Meals for Carryout 2021

Following is a selection of restaurant chains offering full Thanksgiving meals, or select items, for carryout this year. Please be sure to call ahead as some options sell out early. For those who would rather dine in at a restaurant this year, please see Restaurant Chains Open Thanksgiving Day 2021. Bahama Breeze – $75 Thanksgiving […]

LA Bans Restaurants From Offering Plastic Utensils and Napkins

LA Bans Restaurants From Offering Plastic Utensils and Napkins

LOS ANGELES—The City of Los Angeles’ ordinance banning restaurants from offering disposable utensils and napkins to customers took effect Nov. 15. The ordinance prohibits facilities from having self-service disposable foodware dispensers and from offering them to dine-in and take-out customers, except when requested. The city council approved the ordinance in April with the aim of alleviating costs […]

Bars, restaurants to resume full service from Monday

Bars, restaurants to resume full service from Monday

Government is moving ahead with plans to allow restaurants and bars to resume full service and serve alcohol to fully vaccinated patrons from Monday (November 1, 2021). Capacity, however, will remain at 50 per cent. On October 16, Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley announced that restaurants and bars under the TT Safe Zone initiative will […]

Sask. restaurants/bars seen as ‘very safe’ with few COVID-19 outbreaks

Sask. restaurants/bars seen as ‘very safe’ with few COVID-19 outbreaks

Among the hundreds of outbreaks listed on the Saskatchewan government website, only two are identified at restaurants or bars this fall. Author of the article: Phil Tank  •  Saskatoon StarPhoenix Las Palapas manager Jason Wosminity implemented a mandate at the restaurant for all of his employees to get vaccinated or tested regularly for COVID-19. Photo […]

Bangkok’s restaurants can serve alcohol again Monday

Bangkok’s restaurants can serve alcohol again Monday

Restaurants in Bangkok as well as Krabi, Phang-nga and Phuket provinces may sell alcohol again starting Monday. Timed with the reopening of the country to vaccinated travelers from 46 nations, the lifting of the months-old booze ban was announced Friday afternoon by the COVID-19 task force. Though the ban will be lifted in tourism pilot […]

City Hall: Alcohol in restaurants only until 9pm

City Hall: Alcohol in restaurants only until 9pm

BMA clarifies what businesses can open on Monday as part of tourism revival plan published : 30 Oct 2021 at 20:14 Bangkok restaurants that want to serve alcohol must have SHA (Safety and Health Administration) certificates and service must end at 9pm, City Hall said on Saturday as it detailed regulations for the lifting of […]

Restaurants given privacy warning over Covid forms

Restaurants given privacy warning over Covid forms

The Office of the Privacy Commissioner says it’s found some restaurants have been failing to protect the privacy of customers who fill out their personal details to comply with the government’s Covid rules. In a statement, the commissioner’s office said it conducted a probe after receiving complaints, and found 11 restaurants which had used a […]