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[France, Switzerland, Uruguay, USA] International Smoke-free Air Successes

only half of all Americans are protected from exposure to secondhand smoke, whether in public places or at work. Several countries around the world have achieved complete protection for their citizens...Now we add a third, Switzerland, which presents a m
ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) (us)
added Jun 16, 2015 12:09
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[France] PEREGRINE: Why I'm embarrassed to be a non-smoker

Smoking inside French cafés and restaurants has been a no-no since 2009. The measure has closed hundreds of rural bars – smokers, as a class, having a more thorough approach to apéritifs than non-smokers. Banish the smokers and the places collapse. Now th
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jun 9, 2015 12:03
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France: First Outdoor Public Smoking Ban in Paris Playgrounds

France has laid out its first official smoking ban in outdoor public places, with Paris enforcing a one-year trial ban in three playgrounds of the Parc de Montsouris. “[Paris authorities] will determine whether the measure should be made permanent and e
IBTimes (uk)
added Oct 19, 2014 20:01
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US governor blasts France's anti-tobacco law

McCrory. The Republican wrote an angry letter this week to Gérard Araud, the French ambassador to the US, to “formally oppose the project of his government”, Le Figaro reported on Wednesday. McCrory, who is in charge of America’s biggest tobacco produ
The Local France (fr)
added Oct 15, 2014 16:28
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[Australia] France Proposes Tough Antismoking Measures

Tobacconists and cigarette producers in France reacted angrily ... “They aren’t attacking the problem of smoking; they are attacking a network of 27,000 small businesses.”... “We are not an island like Australia,” said Eric Sensi, corporate affairs dire
New York Times
added Sep 25, 2014 18:27
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[Europe] France to Mandate Plain Packaging of Cigarettes, Joining U.K.

“It is baffling that without any form of consultation with businesses or the public, a French Health Minister would propose a policy which breaches several European Union laws,” BAT said in a statement. “Not only would plain packaging not help achieve an
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Sep 25, 2014 12:08
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France hopes to say 'adieu' to cig branding

France's plan is to make all cigarette packets plain, with no logos or distinct packaging, instead showing shocking images and health warnings designed to put off young would-be smokers, Les Echos reported on Wednesday.
The Local France (fr)
added Sep 24, 2014 11:15
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VIDEO: France tackles smoking laws

France may be on the verge of introducing tough anti-tobacco measures similar to Australia's. It would be a bold move for a country where the cigarette means almost as much to the country's café culture as the croissant.
Special Broadcasting Service (SBS) (au)
added Jun 17, 2014 07:35
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[France] Smoking Around Bébé: Things Parisians Do That Stun New Yorkers. And Vice Versa. - The Cut

Fashionable, slim young parents (and they often are quite young, under 30, supported generously by the French government in their parenting) smoking outdoors in the presence of their babies or children. Ask Parisians about this and they’ll think you’re ex
New York Magazine
added May 15, 2014 13:11
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[Asia, France] Smoke, smoke everywhere, not a puff to breathe

Bam, Technical Advisor on Tobacco Control at The Union, passionately stated to Citizen News Service (CNS) that tobacco smoking is major contributor indoor air pollution and that we cannot create a healthy indoor environment unless we ban smoking. He reite
Asian Tribune
added Nov 11, 2013 18:37
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