Jamaica keeps lid on corned beef ban

The Ministry of Agriculture in Jamaica says the ban on corned beef imported from Brazil will remain in place until the relevant tests are completed .The statement comes in the wake of a release on Tuesday from the Brazilian Embassy in Jamaica in which it was noted that major markets including the European Union, China and the United States have lifted the ban.While the Embassy has not appealed to the Jamaican Government to rethink its position  – last week the embassy  urged the government to discontinue the ban.The government last week placed a ban on the sale of corned beef imported from Brazil after they were informed by Brazilian officials that processors of the product were using rotten meat and consuming corned beef posed a health risk.

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It’s Day ONE of the 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway!

first_imgIt’s official: Christmas has come early to Donegal as we are hosting the greatest of giveaways!Once again Donegal Daily has had an amazing year as we continued to bring you all the news and views from across our brilliant county.And to celebrate our continued success as well as the arrival of our new sister site, www.donegalwoman.ie, we’re bringing you this amazing giveaway. So as an early Christmas present to our readers, we are hosting the 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway!Every second day from now until December 24th, we will be offering an unbelievably good prize.Our first prize is from the hugely popular Shandon Hotel & Spa.The lucky winner will be treated to an overnight stay for two in one of their luxurious rooms, along with a deluxe Winter Relaxation Spa package. Guests will stay in deluxe rooms overlooking the breathtakingly beautiful Sheephaven Bay.They will also explore the tranquil Shandon Spa, which encompasses a swimming pool, thermal spa, relaxation room and outdoor Canadian hot-tub – all overlooking the beautiful Marble Hill Beach.The Winter Relaxation package includes a 1.5 hour Thermal Suite Session, a Back, Neck and Shoulder massage, a Thalgo Taster Facial including Pressure Point Scalp Massage. Just what we needed to chill out on these cold winter days!This competition is open to all our readers, and there are multiple ways to enter. Each entry on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Email counts as one, so the more you do the more chances you have of being the lucky winner.This competition is open from 5pm today (Thursday, 1st December) to 12noon Saturday (3rd December). Here’s how you can enter on all Donegal Daily and Donegal Woman platforms:Facebook:Find the competition post pinned to the top of the Donegal Daily or the Donegal Woman Facebook page.LIKE the postLIKE the Donegal Daily and the Donegal Woman Facebook pageSHARE the postTAG a friendTwitter:Visit @donegaldaily and @dglwomanRETWEET the competition tweet pinned at the top of the pageFOLLOW @donegaldaily and @dglwomanInstagram: Visit @donegaldaily or @donegalwomanLIKE ♥ the competition image for Shandon SpaFOLLOW @donegaldaily and @donegalwomanEmail:Simply send a mail to [email protected] SHANDON GIVEAWAY in the subject titleTerms & conditions apply.It’s Day ONE of the 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway! was last modified: December 2nd, 2016 by Rachel McLaughlinShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:CHristmascompetitiongiveawayShandon Hotel and Spalast_img read more

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