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Amendments to the Law on Hospitality came into force

first_imgThe new Law on Amendments to the Law on Catering Activity regulates the manner and conditions under which legal and natural persons may perform catering activity, and entered into force on 17 November 2018.Ugh where to start first hehe is a question that goes through my head first. When you just look at this abbreviated version of the Law, obligations and regulations, it is difficult for a person not to be sick and weak, let alone an entrepreneur who should be an accountant, lawyer, etc.… Too many regulations, various frameworks, administration that suffocates entrepreneurship. It is common knowledge that the fewer taxes and regulations, entrepreneurship flourishes, and instead of less administration and the influence of the State, we are more and more dealing with papers, instead of real business.The Ordinance will prescribe special standards for facilities in the household and family farm, which will achieve a diversity of accommodation tailored to the needs and interests of individual groups of guests.Providing the possibility of performing catering activities, in addition to special hospitals and health resorts, and other health care institutions, companies for performing health care activities and health care workers who independently perform private practice, in accordance with special regulations governing health care.Arrangement of a new type of facility in the household and on the family farm, facility for Robinson accommodation.Landlords who provide catering services in the household on 17 November 2018 on the basis of approval decisions issued by 1 September 2007, ie before the entry into force of the Ordinance on the classification and categorization of facilities in which catering services are provided in the household (Official Gazette no. 88/07.) or based on the decision issued on the occasion of a request made before 1 September 2007 shall , in order to continue the provision of catering services with emphasis tags for category (star) at the facility in which provide catering services, file a proper request for issuing decisions on approval for the provision of catering services in the householdetc.…Perhaps the whole situation is best described in the attached video where one entrepreneur describes his working day.However, in any case, there is an abbreviated version of the new Law on Amendments to the Law on HospitalitySide dish:Law on Amendments to the Law on Catering Activitylast_img read more

Two-level post-war home renovated to suit modern living

first_imgThis charming post-war home has hit the market with renovations completed only 18 months ago.The property at 43 Arinya Rd, Ashgrove, is a large family home with spacious indoor and outdoor living areas.Harcourts Solutions selling agent Stephen Dangerfield said the property spanned two levels. 43 Arinya Road, Ashgrove.He said the new owners could enjoy the great separation the home had to offer, with a wonderful appreciation of modern family living.From the porch and front veranda there is a large open-plan living and dining space, the perfect area to wind down after a hard day at work. More from newsDigital inspection tool proves a property boon for REA website3 Apr 2020The Camira homestead where kids roamed free28 May 201943 Arinya Road, Ashgrove.The five-bedroom, three-bathroom property has a spacious master with its own private balcony, a large walk-in-robe and ensuite.Four of the bedrooms have new carpet and built-in wardrobes.center_img 43 Arinya Road, Ashgrove.If you fancy cooking, the kitchen is sure to impress as it’s very stylish and has been renovated.The kitchen has an electric cooktop, and a stone island bench top, in addition to high-end appliances.Mr Dangerfield said the informal dining and living spaces flowed out to a large undercover entertainment area that overlooked a sparkling in-ground saltwater pool.This area would be perfect for family gatherings and parties, especially during the warmer months.The flat, fully fenced 551sq m yard has direct private access to parkland.The modern-style property overlooks Frasers Park and is a few hundred metres from Marist College. It is also close to Mt St Michael’s College and Oakleigh State School.last_img read more

Feeling the heat: Tokyo preps for sweltering Summer Olympics

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He says plans to put in trees for shade are impractical with only two years to go, and even proposes moving the marathon to somewhere cooler in northern Japan.“Unfortunately, the sense of urgency I feel is not shared by people concerned,” he said.“Tokyo residents may say ‘oh we know and are used to the heat’… but how many of us in Tokyo spend hours outdoors in the peak of August heat?”Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Trump assembles a made-for-TV impeachment defense team MOST READ Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Lacson: Calamity fund cut; where did P4 billion go? Report: Disney dropping the ‘Fox’ from movie studio names ‘High crimes and misdemeanors’: Trump impeachment trial begins In fight vs corruption, Duterte now points to Ayala, MVP companies as ‘big fish’ People under parasols walk on a pedestrian crossing in Tokyo Friday, July 20, 2018. A deadly heat wave in Japan has many residents in the Japanese capital questioning the wisdom of staging the Tokyo 2020 Olympics in July and August. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)A heatwave in Japan that has killed more than a dozen people is reviving concerns about the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, which will be held during the country’s notoriously sweltering summer.While the Games have been held in places that are hotter or more humid than Tokyo, including Athens and Beijing, Japan’s sweaty summers offer both blistering heat and smothering humidity in a particularly unpleasant, and sometimes deadly, combination.ADVERTISEMENT Putin’s, Xi’s ruler-for-life moves pose challenges to West Solar-blocking paintLarge fans will cool people down and the new national stadium has been constructed to encourage air flow. Medical tents and rest areas will be air-conditioned.Stress can increase the risk of heatstroke, so organizers will try to keep spectators relaxed even in queues.“There may be small shows and entertainment… maybe shows that involve spraying mist on people,” Egawa said.Summer heat is hardly new for Tokyo, which experiences the “heat island” effect where urban areas are much warmer than surrounding regions, for reasons including blocked airflow and lack of greenery.Local officials say Tokyo’s temperature has risen by three degrees Celsius in the last century, far more than the global rise of 0.7-0.8 degrees.Tokyo officials have been working on the problem for years, but efforts are ramping up ahead of the Games.One project aims to repopularise a Japanese tradition: “uchimizu”, or the sprinkling of water on the street to bring temperatures down.Another measure is solar-blocking “paint”, which will cover the entire marathon route, though only on the road, not pavements where spectators will stand.Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG) officials say the coating can reduce temperatures at road level by up to eight degrees Celsius. LATEST STORIES The International Olympic Committee has approved moving the marathon start to 7am, with the men’s competitive walking beginning even earlier.And Tetsuo Egawa, senior director of operation strategy planning for Tokyo 2020’s organizing committee, is working on other ways to beat the heat.“The sports that tend to raise the most concern are the non-stadium ones,” he told AFP, citing the marathon, sailing and canoeing, and golf as examples where “special measures” will be needed.The main concern is heatstroke, particularly among spectators unused to hot weather who will spend hours outdoors watching events or queuing.“We will have tents covering queues at security gates… (and) we are aiming to limit lines to 20 minutes long,” Egawa said.ADVERTISEMENT In other places, they are laying road surface that can absorb rain water, which evaporates when temperatures rise and cools the air.‘Dangerous conditions’ “We take heat mitigation very seriously,” said Susumu Matsushima, an official with the TMG’s road management bureau.He said 116 kilometers of road have already been treated, most of it with the solar-blocking coating.“If you touch (the road) you can really feel the difference, especially on a sunny day.”But not everyone is convinced, with some noting that when Tokyo last hosted the Olympics, in 1964, the Games were held in October to avoid the heat.Yokohari has studied the marathon route and warns that “athletes will run in very dangerous conditions,” particularly in the last quarter of the race when they pass Tokyo’s Imperial Palace.“I believe athletes will feel significant damage to their bodies in this phase,” he told AFP.“There is absolutely no shade.”While the marathon will start early, Yokohari would prefer to see the route itself altered so runners are in the shade in later stages. 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