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[Czech Republic, Eastern Europe, Russia] Czech police catch group of cigarette smugglers

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
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Aug 2, 2012 04:22
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Public Finance Balance of Smoking in the Czech Republic

The Public Finance Balance of Smoking in the Czech Republic was a 2001 report commissioned by Philip Morris's Czech division following concerns raised by the Czech health ministry that smoking's costs outweighed its fiscal benefits
Wikipedia
added Jul 20, 2012 10:50
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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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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
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Jun 27, 2012 13:42
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[Czech Republic] Shining more light on tobacco company tactics

Two papers in PLoS Medicine this week highlight again the tactics used by the tobacco industry when attempts are made to regulate them.
PLOS Blogs
added Jun 27, 2012 13:37
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Research uncovers tobacco companies’ tactics to undermine tobacco control in Czech Republic

The University’s Tobacco Control Research Group uncovered ongoing interference from British American Tobacco and Philip Morris to influence tobacco tax policies
University of Bath (uk)
added Jun 26, 2012 16:27
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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
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[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
CESKÁ POZICE/CZECH POSITION (cz)
added May 28, 2012 16:15
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[Czech Republic] ČR tops global vice ratings

The Czech Republic topped Bloomberg News's Vice Index, ranking countries according to four equally weighted variables: Adult per capita alcohol consumption; adult per capita cigarette consumption; drug use* and total gambling losses as a percentage of GDP
Prague Post (cz)
added May 16, 2012 04:56
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[Czech Republic] ČR ratifies WHO tobacco control convention

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