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[Czech Republic] Doctors call on ODS to back total smoking ban in pubs

A group of Czech doctors criticises the Civic Democratic Party (ODS) for its opposition to the absolute ban on smoking in restaurants that Health Minister Leos Heger (TOP 09) has proposed. "You deliberately prefer private ownership to health of not only
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Apr 2, 2013 12:47
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[Czech Republic] Gov't toughens fight against alcohol drinking, smoking

The Czech government Wednesday approved a plan of the state's tougher fight against excessive alcohol drinking and smoking, mainly by young people, by enhancing prevention steps at schools and setting up a network of services for those in trouble due to d
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Mar 28, 2013 13:44
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[Czech Republic] Czech Philip Morris proposes CZK 900/share dividend

Czech tobacco group Philip Morris CR proposed paying a gross dividend of 900 Czech crowns ($45.00) per share from 2012 profit and retained earnings, down from a 920 crown pay-out the year before, it said on Tuesday.
Reuters
added Mar 27, 2013 05:34
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[Czech Republic] One-third of Czechs smoke, expert says

One third of Czechs smoke and the number of smokers among young people is even higher, which may lead to an increase in tobacco-related deaths, doctor Eva Kralikova, from a centre for tobacco addiction at Prague's General Teaching Hospital, has told CTK.
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Mar 26, 2013 13:46
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[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
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[Czech Republic, Europe] Parliament may not pass ban on smoking in restaurants, health minister says

The European Commission (EC) may not push through its version of the anti-smoking directive to ban flavoured cigarettes and enlarge the warning against smoking consequences on cigarette packets either, MEP Zuzana Roithova (for Christian Democrats, KDU-CS
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Mar 25, 2013 05:46
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[Australia, Czech Republic] Future Fund buys shares in shamed tobacco company

The Government's multi-billion-dollar Future Fund has bought shares in a tobacco company that once commissioned a study outlining the economic benefits of premature deaths. Documents provided to a Senate committee show the fund increased its tobacco-rel
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Feb 17, 2013 15:15
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[Australia, Czech Republic] Senator fires up on smokes shares

THE Future Fund has bought shares in a tobacco company which commissioned a report on the economic benefits of people dying prematurely from smoking-related illnesses. It was revealed in a Senate hearing on Tuesday that the fund, which has the job of he
Ballarat (Vic) Courier (au)
added Feb 13, 2013 12:14
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[Czech Republic, Indonesia] Obscene Extreme Asia Rejects Cigarettes Sponsorship

Metal and grind-core festival music, Obscene Extreme Asia in Jakarta rejects being sponsored by tobacco companies. The festival will be held in Jakarta April 6. Obscene Extreme Asia is a franchise of the music festival from the Czech Republic.
Tempo (id)
added Jan 29, 2013 13:17
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Former Prime Minister Is Elected President of Czech Republic

Mr. Zeman, a feisty man of the people who is often seen with a glass of Czech beer, won 55 percent compared with 45 percent for Karel Schwarzenberg, a pipe-smoking prince who is foreign minister in the current center-right coalition government.
New York Times
added Jan 27, 2013 20:16
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