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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

[Czech Republic] Czech president told to cut smoking, drinking due to health

Czech President Milos Zeman, known for his love of alcohol and smoking, was told on Friday to drastically cut down on both after being diagnosed with diabetes, the health minister said. Martin Holcat, speaking on Czech Radio, said that on the advice of d
added Aug 3, 2013 15:58

[Australia, Czech Republic] Future Fund buys shares in shamed tobacco company

The Government's multi-billion-dollar Future Fund has bought shares in a tobacco company that once commissioned a study outlining the economic benefits of premature deaths. Documents provided to a Senate committee show the fund increased its tobacco-rel
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Feb 17, 2013 15:15

[Czech Republic] Czechs mull blanket ban on smoking in restaurants: report

"We will submit a new version of the law, the toughest ever here -- a complete ban on smoking in restaurants," the Lidove noviny broadsheet quoted deputy health minister Martin Plisek as saying.
added Aug 17, 2012 12:41

[Czech Republic] One-third of Czechs smoke, expert says

One third of Czechs smoke and the number of smokers among young people is even higher, which may lead to an increase in tobacco-related deaths, doctor Eva Kralikova, from a centre for tobacco addiction at Prague's General Teaching Hospital, has told CTK.
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Mar 26, 2013 13:46

[Czech Republic] Kalousek Favors Lower Tax on Pricier Cigarettes, MF Dnes Says

Czech Finance Minister Miroslav Kalousek prefers to raise the tax on cheaper tobacco products rather than on pricier brands, so that Philip Morris would keep its production facility in the country, Mlada Fronta Dnes said citing the minister.
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Jul 13, 2012 06:18

[Czech Republic] Babiš: No higher taxes, except for tobacco

The government does not plan to raise taxes, except for the excise tax on cigarettes and tobacco, Finance Minister Andrej Babiš (ANO) said in the Chamber of Deputies, the lower house of the Czech parliament, that started to debate the 2016 budget in the
Prague Post (cz)
added Oct 21, 2015 15:09

[Czech Republic, Europe] Czech Cigarette Duty Raised To EU Minimum
added Aug 4, 2014 10:22

[Czech Republic] Gov't toughens fight against alcohol drinking, smoking

The Czech government Wednesday approved a plan of the state's tougher fight against excessive alcohol drinking and smoking, mainly by young people, by enhancing prevention steps at schools and setting up a network of services for those in trouble due to d
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Mar 28, 2013 13:44

[Czech Republic] AUDIO: Government plans to ban smoking, curb drinking in restaurants

The Czech government will make a fresh effort to fight smoking and alcoholism, both of which have long been a serious problem in the country. After several failed attempts, the Health Ministry plans to introduce a general smoking ban in public spaces. In
Czech Radio 7 - Radio Prague (cz)
added Jan 11, 2013 09:20
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