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ARCHIVE: Public Finance Balance of Smoking in the Czech Republic (DOC)

This report details the findings of a study commissioned by Philip Morris CR a.s. and undertaken by Arthur D. Little to quantify the effects of smoking on the public finance balance in the Czech Republic in 1999. The objective was to determine whether co
CNN
added Jul 13, 2013 22:44
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[Czech Republic] Cigarettes could go up in smoke as American technology arrives in Prague

As the debate continues over the total smoking ban proposed by Health Minister Leos Heger (TOP 09), an American product has debuted in Prague that could render the entire conversation moot. V2 Cigs, the No. 1 online electronic cigarette in America, is at
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Jun 12, 2013 12:45
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[Czech Republic] Doctors call on ODS to back total smoking ban in pubs

A group of Czech doctors criticises the Civic Democratic Party (ODS) for its opposition to the absolute ban on smoking in restaurants that Health Minister Leos Heger (TOP 09) has proposed. "You deliberately prefer private ownership to health of not only
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Apr 2, 2013 12:47
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[Czech Republic, Europe] Czech lower house approves higher cigarette tax

The Czech lower house approved a tax rise on cigarettes and tobacco on Wednesday, a move that will raise 1.4 billion crowns ($72.81 million) for next year's budget while softening the price jump needed to meet EU norms by 2014. The Czech Republic must br
Reuters
added Sep 26, 2012 12:06
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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] 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
Reuters
added Aug 3, 2013 15:58
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[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
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[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.
EUbusiness
added Aug 17, 2012 12:41
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[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
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[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
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