Posts tagged as restaurant

Popular Lithuanian restaurant chain in massive tax dodging case

Thursday, July 2, 2020

The co-owner of Grill London restaurant chain and a vice president of the Lithuanian Autosport Federation were arrested on Wednesday on suspicions of moving money in order to avoid taxes. Andrius Lavrinavičius, a co-owner of Grill London restaurants, is suspected to have hidden hundreds of euros of taxes by transferring large sums of money as aid to the federation. Kaunas Prosecutors Office said that over 418,000 euros were moved from…

Coronavirus: medical worker confirmed infected after party in restaurant

Thursday, June 25, 2020

One new case of the novel coronavirus was confirmed in Lithuania on Wednesday, according to the National Public Health Centre. A medical worker from Santaros Clinics in Vilnius, who had already been in self-isolation due to coming in contact with an infected person, was confirmed ill with Covid-19. “[The person] was already isolated after an event at Beer House restaurant, where medics were holding a celebration on June 12,” said…

Attack in restaurant in northern Iraq kills Turkish diplomat

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

A gunman opened fire inside a restaurant in the northern Iraqi city of Irbil on Wednesday, killing at least one Turkish diplomat working at Ankara’s consulate, Turkey’s state-run news agency and Iraqi media said. Anadolu Agency reported the shooting but did not provide further details. The state-run Iraqi news agency identified him as the deputy general consul and said several of his entourage were also killed in the shooting. Earlier,…

Artur Kazaritski to represent Estonia at top European competition

Friday, June 7, 2019

Chef Artur Kazaritski, who works at Copenhagen’s three-star Michelin restaurant Geranium is to represent Estonia in the prestigious European Bocuse d’Or culinary final next year. Kazaritski booked his spot on the European level after wining the Estonian round of the Bocuse d’Or competition. The European final is to be held in Tallinn in 2020, for the first time ever. At the Estonian round, chefs were given five-and-a-half hours to complete…

14 people hospitalised after eating at top Estonian restaurant

Friday, July 20, 2018

24 people have reportedly fallen ill with salmonella poisoning this week, 14 of whom have required hospitalisation, after dining at NOA, one of the most highly-rated restaurants in Estonia. The individuals reportedly checked into West Tallinn Central Hospital on Paldiski Highway between Wednesday and Thursday lunchtime, and an additional five received outpatient treatment before being sent home, according to hospital spokesperson Liis Suba. Several more people have apparently contacted the…

Sarah Sanders tweet about being kicked out of restaurant violates law, former White House ethics chief says

Monday, June 25, 2018

Sarah Huckabee Sanders’ tweet about being kicked out of a restaurant broke the law, a former White House ethics chief has said. Ms Sanders, the White House press secretary, was asked to leave Red Hen in Lexington, Virginia, because she works for Donald Trump. Stephanie Wilkinson, the restaurant owner, said she had told Ms Sanders on Friday that her establishment “has certain standards that I feel it has to uphold, such as honesty, and compassion, and cooperation”.…