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[France] Should French smokers really pay €13 a packet?

should pay the "fair price" of €13 per packet so the state can cover the real financial burden that smokers have on the country's economy, a new study has claimed....€16.3 billion is spent annually on health care for people who have fallen sick due to smo
The Local France (fr)
added Mar 25, 2015 12:47
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[Australia, France] GEMMELL: Smoking has become a public declaration of stupidity

I was struck by how many people still smoke, huddling outside buildings in the freezing cold as if they’ve got huge invisible signs on their foreheads shouting “company loser”....Several girlfriends have recently taken up smoking again after decades of a
The Australian (au)
added Mar 8, 2015 23:56
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France Notifies WTO Of New Tobacco Labeling Requirements Aimed At Preventing Pregnant Women From Smoking ($$)

World Trade Online [Inside U.S. Trade]
added Feb 10, 2015 22:24
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[France] Imperial Tobacco widens e-cigarette strategy with new brand

The new brand called Jai will be sold in tobacconist shops, while Puritane is sold online and exclusively behind the counter at Britain's Boots pharmacy chain, which is owned by Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. "We believe there are different consumer grou
Reuters
added Feb 6, 2015 16:53
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[France] The Evening Cigarette: An Original Webseries about Cigarette for the World Cancer Day

is an animated series that reminds with humor that "smoking kills". .. In each episode, the frame is the same: a sequence-shot, a smoker, a sunset. The gesture is also the same: the smoker carelessly throws his cigarette end, still smoking... There follow
Business Wire
added Feb 4, 2015 14:09
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[France, UK] Four tobacco makers accused by French anti-smoking of collusion

National Committee Against Tobacco, the companies cited in the complaint agreed to "limit themselves to small increases that in reality are adjustments for inflation, (and) which don't influence the (consumption) of smokers."
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Jan 26, 2015 11:54
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[France] Charlie Hebdo’s New Issue Has Muhammad on the Cover

re, in a top-floor conference room with a stunning view of the Eiffel Tower, this was just a bunch of cartoonists and journalists: crying, snacking, laughing, breaking the rules against smoking indoors and trying to hold themselves together long enough to
New York Times
added Jan 12, 2015 19:51
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[France] Inventor of cannabis e-cigarette is relaxed about ban ($$)

Antonin Cohen looked distinctly laid back yesterday, however, as he drew on a KanaVape, as the e-spliff is called, in an office in Paris — and that, in itself, may be an advertisement for the product. His cigarette is made from hemp, a cannabis plant tha
Times Of London (uk)
added Dec 28, 2014 21:43
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France seeks to stamp out first e-joint

France sought to stamp out a new electronic cigarette containing cannabis, launched Tuesday with the claim it provides all of the relaxation but none of the mind-altering effects of marijuana. Health Minister Marisol Touraine said the product would "inci
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Dec 24, 2014 22:42
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[France, Italy, UK] #Words of the year

“Vape” — to suck on an electronic cigarette — is Oxford Dictionaries’ word of 2014, while in the French vote the runner-up was vapoter, which means the same. Italians now say svapare. (Vaping, incidentally, has necessitated a new term for an old thing: “t
Financial Times (uk)
added Dec 19, 2014 22:59
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