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Amsterdam Mayor May Ban Pot In Red Light District, Court Says Amsterdam is not quite the wide-open city you thought it was. Prostitution is legal in the Netherlands, and nobody prosecutes the possession of small amounts of marijuana. It's sold openly in shops. The mayor, though, wants to prevent you from doing … Full News…

21/04/2014Amsterdam should not become like Venice, says local council chief Amsterdam should not become like Venice, says local council chief A careful balance needs to be struck to make sure the volume and type of tourists in Amsterdam do not become a problem for its residents, according to the chairman of Amsterdam Centrum's … Full News…

Suthep Leading a Thai Taliban, Says Lawyer Amsterdam LONDON, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Following a speech delivered yesterday by lawyer Robert Amsterdam to a massive Red Shirt rally in Bangkok, the former Democrat Party member and anti-government protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban issued an … Full News here – Read more on Virtual Press Office (press…

Sugar is an addictive drug, says Amsterdam health chief Soft drinks should carry warnings that sugar is highly addictive and the government should consider introducing a tax on sugar, the head of Amsterdam's health service says in a website column. 'Whoever consumes sugar wants more and more, even when … Full News here – Read more…

Sata Is An Ailing Coward, says Amsterdam robert-amsterdam-zambia International lawyer Robert Amsterdam says the Zambian government is behaving like a “common criminal” under the stewardship of a “coward” in President Michael Sata who is “an ailing leader barely functioning coherently” in a … Full News here – Read more on Zambia Reports

Airbnb says its Amsterdam tourists spend more, stay longer This latest report, complied by Airbnb, said tourists who rent through Airbnb hosts stay an average of 3.9 nights and spend about $ 1,059 (792 euros) during their stay, compared to other visitors who spend on average 1.9 nights in Amsterdam and spend … Full News…

Kabimba Must Respect the Commonwealth Process, Says Amsterdam Zambia: Kabimba Must Respect the Commonwealth Process, Says Amsterdam. 8 March 2013. press release. Following misleading statements made by Zambia's Minister of Justice Wynter Kabimba in the Post newspaper claiming that the government had … Full News here – Read more on AllAfrica.com

Amsterdam doesn't 'ban' AirBnB but says renting out without a permit is … A few days ago we published a story titled “Airbnb could be banned in Amsterdam: Local authorities are now hunting for illegal hotels“. The story was brought to our attention via Dutch newspaper Het Parool. We looked into their story and then…

Ngudjolo Is Asylum Seeker in Amsterdam, Says Lawyer Congo-Kinshasa: Ngudjolo Is Asylum Seeker in Amsterdam, Says Lawyer. 7 February 2013. Arusha — Former Congolese militiaman Mathieu Ngudjolo, acquitted by the International Criminal Court in December, is currently "held in an asylum seekers' hostel" … Full News here – Read more on AllAfrica.com

Amsterdam won't enforce coffee shop tourist ban, mayor says Amsterdam police will turn a blind eye to foreigners buying cannabis in its famous "coffee shops" when a national ban comes into force next year, the city's mayor said on Wednesday. The mayor's comments put an end to months of uncertainty over a ban on ……

Amsterdam Pot Ban: Weed Now Illegal In Netherlands Schools Says Mayor … "Amsterdam Pot Ban" reads a close summation of some of the bombastic headlines filling the internet with a viscous plume of the figurative digital-smokescreen of good old fashioned incendiary obfuscation as the Netherlands capital city most famous for … Full News here –…