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[Czech Republic, Europe] Czech Restaurants, Bars Go Smoke-Free After Years of Debate

The ban, which applies to inside areas of bars and restaurants as well as public places like cinemas, theaters and sports venues, was approved by Parliament following years of heated debate and signed by President Milos Zeman, a chain smoker. Unlike mos
AP - Associated Press
added May 31, 2017 16:53
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[Europe] Gibraltar among EU’s worst for smoking

An EU-wide survey published yesterday by the European Commission ahead of World No Tobacco Day found that the highest smoking rates were in Greece (37%), Bulgaria, France (both 36%) and Croatia (35%).
Gibraltar Chronicle (gi)
added May 31, 2017 15:04
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[Europe] Czech Republic Hangs a ‘No Smoking’ Sign After Years of Debate

Unlike most of Europe, the Czech Republic had remained tolerant of smoking until now — and it was up to restaurant owners to decide whether to allow it in their establishments. According to data from the European Union, 17 member states of the bloc hav
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 1, 2017 02:20
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[Europe] STOBIE: Industry should take lead on TT&A governance

The EU wants to tackle counterfeit pharmaceuticals and tobacco. Tracking, tracing and authentication (TT&A) has a big role to play in this. But who should be tasked with implementing and monitoring it? Craig Stobie explains how the problem should be hand
EurActiv
added May 30, 2017 23:23
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Special Eurobarometer 458: Attitudes of Europeans towards tobacco and electronic cigarettes (PDF)

The current survey explores: • Prevalence in the EU – both of tobacco and of e-cigarettes; • The age Europeans start using tobacco, and e-cigarettes as well as the frequency of use; • The type of tobacco products consumed; • Issues related to st
European Commission - Trade (be)
added May 30, 2017 22:28
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[Europe] World No-Tobacco Day: Bulgaria remains among EU countries with highest rate of smoking – Eurobarometer

Bulgaria has the second-highest percentage of smokers in the European Union, 36 per cent, while the average Bulgarian smoker puffs away just less than 16 cigarettes a day. Bulgaria is second only to Greece, which the March 2017 poll found to have 37 per
Sofia Globe (bg)
added May 30, 2017 22:06
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[Europe] Smoking is a vice for poor people

Globally, around 226 million adult tobacco users live in poverty. In low-income countries, sometimes more than 10% of household income is spent on tobacco products, meaning less money for food, education and healthcare. These are some of the data report
West Journal - Welfare Society Territory (it)
added May 30, 2017 22:01
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[Europe] WHO welcomes draft decree on regulation of tobacco products, e-cigarettes in Belarus

“The draft covers the regulation of the production, trafficking and use of electronic systems. This is a progressive step that fully meets the recommendations and the provisions of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control. The adoption of the decr
BelTA (Belarusian Telegraph Agency) (by)
added May 29, 2017 19:13
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Celebrating 20 years of tobacco control in Europe

The European Network for Smoking and Tobacco Prevention ... To find the answers to those questions, we probably do not need to go very far. Just one generation back in time and there you are. Remember the way we all used to put up with tobacco smoke, de
EurActiv
added May 29, 2017 18:54
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[Europe, Greece] Greek government under fire for not implementing smoking ban law

Speaking on Wednesday (24 May) at the International Conference on Tobacco Control 2017 organised by the European Network for Smoking and Tobacco Prevention (ENSP) in Athens, Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos stressed that the anti-smoking campaign has
EurActiv
added May 27, 2017 16:51
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