EU AMENDS ITS SOMALIA SANCTIONS REGIME AND UPDATES INFORMATION FOR 1 PERSON UNDER ITS SOUTH SUDAN SANCTIONS REGIME

On 11 December, EU Regulation 2018/1933/EU amended the listing criteria for the EU Somalia sanctions regime.

EU Regulation 2018/1934/EU has amended the information provided for Gabriel JOK RIAK MAKOL, who is one of those persons listed under the EU South Sudan sanctions regime.

https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=uriserv:OJ.L_.2018.314.01.0009.01.ENG&toc=OJ:L:2018:314:TOC

https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=uriserv:OJ.L_.2018.314.01.0011.01.ENG&toc=OJ:L:2018:314:TOC

NEW ZEALAND WINEMAKERS FINED FOR ADDING SUGAR TO WINE EXPORTS TO EU

Food & Drink Business in Australia on 11 December reported that a high profile New Zealand winemaker has been fined for adding sugar to wine that was for sale in the EU. ┬áIt also falsified documents to conceal the addition of the sugar. Yealands Estate was fined $NZ400,000, its former general manager winery operations and former chief winemaker were each also fined, as was the winery’s former owner Peter Yealands.

http://www.foodanddrinkbusiness.com.au/news/nz-winemakers-fined-under-wine-act#X2LlhEEVCzlRyHWS.99