Headlines Tagged with Czech Republic — 609 headlines found
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
[Czech Republic] AUDIO: Radio Prague - The e-cigarette phenomenon - study finds a third of Czech smokers have tried the new "safe" cigarettes
Aug 2, 2012 Czech Radio 7 - Radio Prague (cz)
added Aug 2, 2012 17:25
The Czech police caught two Czech, a Polish and a Ukrainian man who smuggled cigarettes produced in Russia and the case is connected with a recently uncovered 700-metre tunnel under the border between Ukraine and Slovakia
Aug 2, 2012 Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Aug 2, 2012 04:22
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
Tobacco Industry Manipulation of Tobacco Excise and Tobacco Advertising Policies in the Czech Republic: An Analysis of Tobacco Industry Documents
There is clear evidence of past and ongoing TTC influence over tobacco advertising and excise policy. We conclude that this helps explain the country's weak tobacco control record. The findings suggest there is significant scope for tobacco tax increases
Jun 27, 2012 PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Jun 27, 2012 13:42