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[Czech Republic] Ministry prepares stricter anti-smoking measures

The Czech Health Ministry is preparing a stricter anti-smoking legislation under which restaurants must have a special separate room for smokers or ban smoking completely, the daily Mlada fronta Dnes (MfD) reports
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Jun 22, 2012 09:29
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[Czech Republic] ODS opposes total smoking ban in restaurants

The leadership of the Czech senior government Civic Democratic Party (ODS) disagrees with a total ban on smoking in restaurants as proposed by Health Minister Leos Heger (TOP 09), ODS deputy chairwoman Miroslava Nemcova said after a meeting of the party's
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Mar 26, 2013 13:46
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Public Finance Balance of Smoking in the Czech Republic

Based on up-to-date reliable data and consideration of all relevant contributing factors, the effect of smoking on the public finance balance in the Czech Republic in 1999 was positive, estimated at +5,815 mil. CZK. This report details the findings of a
University of South Carolina - Arnold School of Public Health
added Jan 6, 2013 12:27
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Tobacco Industry Manipulation of Tobacco Excise and Tobacco Advertising Policies in the Czech Republic: An Analysis of Tobacco Industry Documents

There is clear evidence of past and ongoing TTC influence over tobacco advertising and excise policy. We conclude that this helps explain the country's weak tobacco control record. The findings suggest there is significant scope for tobacco tax increases
Public Library of Science (PLoS)
added Jun 27, 2012 13:42
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[Czech Republic] ČR ratifies WHO tobacco control convention

Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added May 15, 2012 08:39
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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] Chain-smoking former communist takes lead in Czech presidential election

A tough talking, chain-smoking former communist has emerged as favourite to win the first round of the Czech Republic's presidential elections. Milos Zeman went into the first of two days of voting Friday with a slight lead over his main rival Jan Fische
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jan 12, 2013 12:11
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[Czech Republic] LN: Cigarette and alcohol tax least of evils

There are no good taxes, but the excise duties on alcohol and cigarettes are the least harmful since they are levied on superfluous drugs and he who wants them must pay, Lenka Zlamalova writes in Lidove noviny yesterday.
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Sep 20, 2012 09:10
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[Czech Republic] Most Czechs favor restaurant smoking ban

Survey of pub owners by Charles University and Ipsos agency shows ban could lead to Kč 6 billion annual windfall for restaurateurs
CESKÁ POZICE/CZECH POSITION (cz)
added May 28, 2012 16:15
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[Czech Republic] ČR tops global vice ratings

The Czech Republic topped Bloomberg News's Vice Index, ranking countries according to four equally weighted variables: Adult per capita alcohol consumption; adult per capita cigarette consumption; drug use* and total gambling losses as a percentage of GDP
Prague Post (cz)
added May 16, 2012 04:56
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