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Bulgarian Parliament's economy committee rejects move to ease total smoking ban

An attempt to backtrack on Bulgaria’s total ban on smoking in enclosed spaces in restaurants, bars and other public places has failed in Parliament’s committee on the economy, a few days after a similar attempt was defeated in the health committee.
Sofia Globe (bg)
added Dec 18, 2012 17:45
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Bulgaria's Economy Minister supports 'flexibility' on smoking ban

Bulgarian Economy, Energy and Tourism Minister Delyan Dobrev says that his ministry supports “flexibility” on the ban on smoking in enclosed public spaces. Speaking ahead of a December 18 2012 meeting of Parliament’s committee on the economy,
Sofia Globe (bg)
added Dec 18, 2012 17:44

Full Smoking Ban Survives in Bulgaria, PM to Stay in Power

Bulgaria's Parliamentary Economic Committee has rejected amendments that would have lifted the country's full smoking ban in enclosed public spaces. (bg)
added Dec 18, 2012 14:41

Bulgarian Parliamentary Committee to Vote on Smoking Ban Amendments

Bulgaria's Parliamentary Economic Committee will vote Tuesday at a closed-doors session on the abolition of the full indoor smoking ban. Photo by Sofia Photo Agency (bg)
added Dec 18, 2012 02:48

Bulgarian MP Still Desperate to Lift Full Smoking Ban

Evgeni Stoev, MP from Bulgaria's ruling centrist-right GERB, has no intention of withdrawing his proposal to lift the country's full smoking ban in enclosed public spaces. Stoev has reiterated his stance despite the fact that GERB leader and Prime Minis (bg)
added Dec 17, 2012 15:24

[Bulgaria] Low Turnout at Sofia Non-Smokers Rally

Low turnout has been reported at the non-smokers rally in Bulgaria's capital Sofia in protest against the proposed easing of the full ban on smoking in all enclosed public spaces, enforced as of June 1. (bg)
added Dec 16, 2012 16:03

[Bulgaria] Full Smoking Ban for Closed Public Spaces Survives

Bulgaria's full smoking ban in closed public spaces has survived on Thursday, as the parliamentary committee on health unanimously voted down its proposed lifting.
Standart News (bg)
added Dec 15, 2012 21:13
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Bulgaria PM Vows to Resign if GERB MPs Lift Smoking Ban (bg)
added Dec 15, 2012 21:09
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Bulgarian President to Veto any Pro-smoking Law

Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev threatened to veto any amendments lifting the total smoking ban in Bulgaria. In his words, the indecisiveness of some politicians may make bigger problems to the business than the recently introduced smoking ban
Standart News (bg)
added Dec 15, 2012 20:03

Bulgarian Parliament's health committee rejects reversal of smoking ban

The Bulgarian Parliament’s health committee, in an 11 to zero vote on December 13 2012, rejected amendments proposing an easing of the ban on smoking in enclosed public places such as restaurants and bars.
Sofia Globe (bg)
added Dec 13, 2012 14:58
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