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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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[Czech Republic, Europe] MEP: France is wrong to shun OLAF in tackling tobacco smuggling

France and other countries that need help tackling the rising illicit tobacco trade should ask for assistance from the European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF), according to Czech MEP Tomáš Zdechovský. Zdechovský, a European People’s Party (EPP) MEP in the Bud
EurActiv
added Oct 21, 2018 19:18
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[Czech Republic] Beer-loving Czechs stub out cigarettes as pubs go smoke-free

Pubs in the Czech capital Prague filled up on Tuesday night and some held special events as smokers lit up for the last time before a ban on smoking in bars and restaurants took effect. The ban, which started at midnight, gives the beer-loving nation so
Reuters
added May 31, 2017 17:53
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[Czech Republic, Europe] Czech Cigarette Duty Raised To EU Minimum

Tax-News.com
added Aug 4, 2014 10:22
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[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
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[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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[Czech Republic] Health minister wants total ban on smoking in pubs

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
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Jan 9, 2013 11:44
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[Czech Republic] Police uncover foreigner group producing fake cigarettes

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.
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Oct 6, 2012 13:22
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[Czech Republic] More daily drinkers, smokers among Czechs

About 27 percent of Czechs, or 2.4 million people aged over 15, smoke everyday last year. Five years ago, the portion of daily smokers was 23 percent.
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Dec 5, 2017 16:59
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[Czech Republic] Czechs weary of being haven for smokers, eye ban for bars

Czech Republic may lose its place as one of the last havens for tobacco smokers in Europe. The lower house of the nation's Parliament's lower house voted 118 - 23 on Friday to approve a smoking ban in bars, restaurants and cafes. Electronic cigarettes a
AP - Associated Press
added Dec 9, 2016 15:44
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