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[Czech Republic] Anti-smoking law in the works

the last European Union member state where smoking in restaurants is allowed, is to ban it in a new anti-smoking law being drafted by the government, daily Mladá fronta Dnes (MfD) writes.
Prague Post (cz)
added Jul 22, 2014 12:48
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Czech Republic celebrates World No Tobacco Day

World No Tobacco Day 2014 celebrations in the Czech Republic included a policy dialogue on national tobacco control policies and awareness-raising activities organized at national and local levels across the country.
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jun 25, 2014 13:28
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[Czech Republic] How many Czechs are smokers?

More than 2 million people smoke in the Czech Republic, which has a population of 10.5 million, and 250,000 of them are underage, that is less than 18 years old, anti-smoking expert Jarmila Greplová told the Czech News Agency ahead of World No Tobacco Day
Prague Post (cz)
added May 30, 2014 05:51
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[Czech Republic] Pizza slice fined for smoking

A Prague resident managed to capture an image of the Municipal Police fining a man in a pizza slice costume for smoking in a Smichov-area public transportation station. Smoking is forbidden at metro and tram stops, as well as on all public transportation.
Prague Post (cz)
added May 5, 2014 21:59
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[Czech Republic, Europe] Czech finmin submits new tobacco tax legislation due to weaker crown

Czech Finance Ministry has submitted new legislation for excise taxes on tobacco products to reflect a weaker crown currency in order to stay in line with EU directives, it said on Monday.
Reuters
added Mar 10, 2014 13:53
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[Czech Republic] Russia Plans Permanent Link to Crimea, Armenia on Threshold of Customs Union / 4. Two stamps and a pack of Spartas, please

Czech post offices will stop selling tobacco products this week under mounting disapproval of the scheme, Lidove noviny reports. Within months after the postal service began selling cigarettes alongside stamps and postcards, “pressure from the governmen
Transitions Online
added Mar 5, 2014 13:30
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Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation Announces Two Grants to Fund Cancer Nursing Centers of Excellence in Russia and the Czech Republic

The Eastern Europe Nurses' Center of Excellence for Tobacco Control is being funded through a two-year, $350,000 grant to the International Society of Nurses in Cancer Care (ISNCC). The center will be based in Prague, Czech Republic, and provide smoking
CBS MarketWatch
added Dec 10, 2013 13:01
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[Czech Republic, Europe, USA] E-Cigarettes Taking Hold, Finding Niche

Nearly one-fifth of smokers who tried electronic cigarettes became regular users, most often in an attempt to cut down on regular cigarettes, a European survey showed. Among those 18.3% who reported becoming regular users, 60% said the nicotine vapor de
MedPage Today
added Nov 8, 2013 12:40
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[Czech Republic] Czech president says smoking is fine after 27 years old

while visiting the Philip Morris cigarette plant in the city of Kutná Hora, around 45 miles east of Prague. The Czech president reportedly told employees at the factory, which is the biggest in the country: “I myself only started smoking when I was 27 ye
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Oct 18, 2013 08:37
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[Czech Republic, Europe, Ireland] Smoking Bans: The Czechs resist

The Czech Republic comes across as the last obdurate defender of the freedom to inhale nicotine – and, true to its specific concept of liberalism, is trying to muster all its might to torpedo every EU effort.
Presseurop.eu (fr)
added Aug 19, 2013 19:27
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