Headlines Tagged with Czech Republic — 557 headlines found
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
Feb 12, 2013 Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Feb 17, 2013 15:15
"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.
Aug 16, 2012 EUbusiness
added Aug 17, 2012 12:41
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.
Mar 26, 2013 Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Mar 26, 2013 13:46
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.
Jul 13, 2012 Business Week/Bloomberg
added Jul 13, 2012 06:18
Aug 4, 2014 Tax-News.com
added Aug 4, 2014 10:22
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
Mar 28, 2013 Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Mar 28, 2013 13:44
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
Jan 10, 2013 Czech Radio 7 - Radio Prague (cz)
added Jan 11, 2013 09:20
Czech Health Minister Leos Heger (TOP 09) is preparing a new bill that would completely ban smoking in restaurants, except for their open-air premises, and also the sale of cigarettes and alcohol through vending machines and at vendors' stands, he told jo
Jan 9, 2013 Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Jan 9, 2013 11:44
Czech police have uncovered a group of foreigners who have allegedly produced fake cigarettes and also imported them from Asia, police spokesman Jaroslav Ibehej told CTK Thursday.
Oct 5, 2012 Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Oct 6, 2012 13:22
[Czech Republic, UK] Fifty-two-week continuous abstinence rates of smokers being treated with varenicline versus nicotine replacement therapy
Smokers in the same behavioural support programme who use varenicline appear to have a greater probability of achieving long-term abstinence than those using their choice of nicotine replacement therapy options, even after adjusting for potentially confou
May 13, 2013 Addiction
added May 16, 2013 09:50