Headlines Tagged with Czech Republic — 603 headlines found
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 customs officers uncovered and closed down two plants for the illegal production of cigarettes in the vicinity of Zlin which may have deprived the state of up to 29 million crowns in excise tax, General Customs Authority spokesman Jiri Bartak told C
Nov 8, 2012 Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Nov 8, 2012 11:38
The Czech Republic has 250,000 smokers under 18, but it does not have any systematic programme to prevent children from starting smoking, Eva Kralikova, from the Society for Tobacco Addiction Treatment, has told CTK.
Oct 19, 2012 Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Oct 19, 2012 02:52
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
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
Sep 26, 2012 Reuters
added Sep 26, 2012 12:06
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.
Sep 20, 2012 Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Sep 20, 2012 09:10
"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
The Czech Republic is contemplating a blanket ban on smoking in restaurants, a step that would put the country on par with many of its EU peers, Czech media reported. "We will submit a new version of the law, the toughest ever here - a complete ban on sm
Aug 16, 2012 AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Aug 16, 2012 12:58
So we wanted to highlight three studies published in June that, taken together, reinforce the urgent need to stop cigarette companies marketing their deadly wares. The first two studies show how tobacco companies manipulated national and international p
Aug 9, 2012 Huffington Post (blog)
added Aug 12, 2012 18:50
This illegal trade is driven by the enormous price differentials for cigarettes in the EU and its Eastern Neighborhood - a pack of smokes can cost less than 1 euro in Ukraine, 5 euros in Germany and Â£7.50 in the United Kingdom.
Aug 8, 2012 Prague Post (cz)
added Aug 24, 2012 05:45