Headlines Tagged with Czech Republic — 609 headlines found
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.
Aug 14, 2013 Presseurop.eu (fr)
added Aug 19, 2013 19:27
Czech centre-left government approved new anti-smoking legislation on Monday, agreeing to a revamped bill after some coalition lawmakers sank a government-backed proposal last week. Last week's failure to enact the ban on smoking in restaurants raised te
May 30, 2016 Reuters
added May 30, 2016 16:21
Czech restaurant owners are trying to moderate the impact of the law banning smoking in their establishments as of May 31, daily Lidove noviny (LN) writes yesterday. The legislation will apply to some 30,000 pubs, restaurants, cafes and other catering es
Apr 4, 2017 Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Apr 4, 2017 17:56
The Senate...voted 45-12 on Thursday to approve a smoking ban in bars, restaurants and cafes. The lower house gave its green light on Dec. 9. To become effective on May 31...needs final approval: a signature from President Milos Zeman, who is a chain smo
Jan 18, 2017 AP - Associated Press
added Jan 19, 2017 16:08
This illegal trade is driven by the enormous price differentials for cigarettes in the EU and its Eastern Neighborhood - a pack of smokes can cost less than 1 euro in Ukraine, 5 euros in Germany and Â£7.50 in the United Kingdom.
Aug 8, 2012 Prague Post (cz)
added Aug 24, 2012 05:45
according to a study carried out by the EPICENTER Institute and released on the web 20minutem Swiss server. The study has confirmed the reputation of the Czech Republic as "the harbor of freedom," mainly because it does not restrict serving of alcoholic
Apr 4, 2016 Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Apr 5, 2016 00:28
In June, a law banning smoking in restaurants may take effect if passed by the Senate and signed by President Milos Zeman.
Jan 2, 2017 Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Jan 3, 2017 06:56
will last for months and not weeks, Health Minister Svatopluk Nemecek (Social Democrats, CSSD) said on Tuesday, but he expressed hope that it would be passed eventually. The bill was sent to the lower house health committee for assessment on Tuesday.
Sep 7, 2016 Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Sep 7, 2016 17:50
WARNING ON CIGARETTES: The lower house approved a law ordering cigarette makers to put health warning pictures on 65 percent of cigarette boxes. The legislation could take effect in the autumn if approved by the upper house. Read more: http://www.dailyma
Mar 24, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 24, 2016 16:35
While a majority of Czechs supported the ban, some owners complained – as they have elsewhere in the world with the passage of similar legislation – about a potential loss of business. “We are a pub and most of our customers want to have a cigarette with
Jun 1, 2017 Transitions Online
added Jun 2, 2017 21:43