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[Czech Republic, Europe] Czech MEP: EU should pressure Belarus over illicit tobacco trade

The European Union and its member states should pressure Belarus to combat the trade in illicit tobacco and adopt a “stick and carrot” approach with sanctions if necessary, Czech MEP Tomáš Zdechovský told EurActiv.com. Tomáš Zdechovský is a member of th
EurActiv
added Jan 26, 2017 14:50
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[Czech Republic] President Zeman to sign anti-smoking law if parliament passes it

A change to the valid law has been submitted by the government ANO movement, but the Chamber of Deputies interrupted the debate on it in October. The Health Ministry is also preparing a broader legislation. ANO's bill extends the list of places where smo
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Jan 21, 2015 10:32
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[Czech Republic, Europe, USA] E-Cigarettes Taking Hold, Finding Niche

Nearly one-fifth of smokers who tried electronic cigarettes became regular users, most often in an attempt to cut down on regular cigarettes, a European survey showed. Among those 18.3% who reported becoming regular users, 60% said the nicotine vapor de
MedPage Today
added Nov 8, 2013 12:40
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[Czech Republic, Europe] Surveys consistently reveal most Czechs favour ban on smoking in pubs and restaurants

Are we out of step with the rest of Europe? “We most definitely are. We are, really… in fact behind even Russia, which is alarming. It is kind of sad that we are the ‘last’ country. There are questions why that is and the fact is that there is a very str
Czech Radio 7 - Radio Prague (cz)
added May 27, 2016 22:24
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[Czech Republic, New York] KALOUSEK: Marathon Training Tips for the Lonely Wife: How Cigarettes and Sexual Frustration Got Me Through 26.2 Miles

The eve of her marathon, the author had a plate of pasta, a couple of glasses of wine and her usual after-dinner cigarette or two.
New York Times
added Sep 30, 2014 14:47
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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] Only 4% of Czech attempts to give up smoking succeed

The number of Czechs trying to give up smoking is one million a year but only 4 percent of them succeed, Eva Kralikova... The success rate of the patients of the Centre for tobacco addicts, which has been operating for 12 years now, is ten times higher, s
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Jan 12, 2017 18:12
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