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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

[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

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

[Czech Republic] ČR ratifies WHO tobacco control convention

Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added May 15, 2012 08:39

[Czech Republic] Zeman says he would sign anti-smoking bill

Czech President Miloš Zeman would sign an anti-smoking bill into law if lawmakers passed it, his spokesman Jiří Ovčáček said today. A change to the current law has been submitted by the government ANO movement, but the Chamber of Deputies interrupted deb
Prague Post (cz)
added Jan 20, 2015 22:35

[Czech Republic] Health minister wants e-cig exemption to blanket public smoking ban

Němeček is currently preparing draft legislation that would impose a blanket ban on smoking in public places, reports The legislation, to be readied by December at the latest, would come into effect as of 2016 if approved by parliament. One no
Czech Radio 7 - Radio Prague (cz)
added Aug 28, 2014 12:45

[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

[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

[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

[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
added May 28, 2012 16:15
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