Headlines Tagged with Czech Republic — 611 headlines found
World No Tobacco Day 2014 celebrations in the Czech Republic included a policy dialogue on national tobacco control policies and awareness-raising activities organized at national and local levels across the country.
Jun 25, 2014 World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jun 25, 2014 13:28
More than 2 million people smoke in the Czech Republic, which has a population of 10.5 million, and 250,000 of them are underage, that is less than 18 years old, anti-smoking expert Jarmila Greplová told the Czech News Agency ahead of World No Tobacco Day
May 29, 2014 Prague Post (cz)
added May 30, 2014 05:51
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.
May 5, 2014 Prague Post (cz)
added May 5, 2014 21:59
Czech Finance Ministry has submitted new legislation for excise taxes on tobacco products to reflect a weaker crown currency in order to stay in line with EU directives, it said on Monday.
Mar 10, 2014 Reuters
added Mar 10, 2014 13:53
[Czech Republic] Russia Plans Permanent Link to Crimea, Armenia on Threshold of Customs Union / 4. Two stamps and a pack of Spartas, please
Czech post offices will stop selling tobacco products this week under mounting disapproval of the scheme, Lidove noviny reports. Within months after the postal service began selling cigarettes alongside stamps and postcards, “pressure from the governmen
Mar 5, 2014 Transitions Online
added Mar 5, 2014 13:30
Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation Announces Two Grants to Fund Cancer Nursing Centers of Excellence in Russia and the Czech Republic
The Eastern Europe Nurses' Center of Excellence for Tobacco Control is being funded through a two-year, $350,000 grant to the International Society of Nurses in Cancer Care (ISNCC). The center will be based in Prague, Czech Republic, and provide smoking
Dec 10, 2013 CBS MarketWatch
added Dec 10, 2013 13:01
Nearly one-fifth of smokers who tried electronic cigarettes became regular users, most often in an attempt to cut down on regular cigarettes, a European survey showed. Among those 18.3% who reported becoming regular users, 60% said the nicotine vapor de
Nov 7, 2013 MedPage Today
added Nov 8, 2013 12:40
while visiting the Philip Morris cigarette plant in the city of Kutná Hora, around 45 miles east of Prague. The Czech president reportedly told employees at the factory, which is the biggest in the country: “I myself only started smoking when I was 27 ye
Oct 18, 2013 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Oct 18, 2013 08:37
The Czech Republic comes across as the last obdurate defender of the freedom to inhale nicotine – and, true to its specific concept of liberalism, is trying to muster all its might to torpedo every EU effort.
Aug 14, 2013 Presseurop.eu (fr)
added Aug 19, 2013 19:27
Czech President Milos Zeman, known for his love of alcohol and smoking, was told on Friday to drastically cut down on both after being diagnosed with diabetes, the health minister said. Martin Holcat, speaking on Czech Radio, said that on the advice of d
Aug 3, 2013 Reuters
added Aug 3, 2013 15:58