Posts tagged as creates

Designer creates artsy new disinfectant stand

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Latvian designer Mārcis Ziemiņš has used his time in lockdown to create an artsy hand-disinfectant stand, reports Latvian Radio. Before the coronavirus emergency, Ziemiņš mainly designed installations, decorations, and designs for events. When events subsided and the hum of work ground to a halt, Mārcis developed a new business idea satisfying the current demand. He created the “Spray Box”: a hand disinfectant stand combining function and design. Ziemiņš is the owner and head…

Estonian MEP Paet: Turkey’s missile purchase from Russia creates tensions with NATO

Monday, July 15, 2019

Urmas Paet, member of the European Parliament from Estonia, has said in his comments on the purchase of S-400 air defense systems by Turkey from Russia that such weapons procurement by Turkey causes tensions in relations with NATO. “Turkey, a country of 80 million people, is our important ally in NATO. Today’s news that Turkey has taken delivery of the first batch of the S-400 air defense system from Russia…

Italy’s ‘cannabis light’ creates buzz even if the pot won’t

By Colleen Barry on Thursday, June 27, 2019

It’s been called the Italian “green gold rush.” Mild, barely there marijuana dubbed “cannabis light” has put Italy on the international weed map, producing hundreds of stores that sell pot by the pouch and attention from investors banking the legalization of stronger stuff will follow. The flourishing retail industry around cannabis light – weed so non-buzzy, it’s essentially the decaf coffee of marijuana – surfaced as an unintended by-product of…