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[France] French tobacconists sabotage speed cameras in cigarette packaging protest

The radar 'hooding' - by covering them with bin liners - is symbolic: a 'cover up' that deprives the government of money in the same way that the anti-smoking legislation will reduce tobacco sales, and tax revenue, the protesters say. The first hooding
added Jul 21, 2015 15:13

[France] The union calls for urgent regulation of e-cigarettes and electronic nicotine delivery systems

International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Health (The Union) issued a warning about the potential health impact of e-cigarettes and electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) and called for urgent regulation of these products. The position state (
added Nov 3, 2013 23:37

[France] TABAC Le prix des cigarettes augmente de 20 cts dès lundi [ The price of cigarettes increased by 20 cents on Monday]

The price of cigarettes will increase by 20 cents Monday, bringing the cheapest package to 6.30 euros and 6.80 euros sold more due to an increase in voted on behalf of public health taxes. Rolling tobacco will also increase by 40 cents on Monday.
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Jul 14, 2013 12:15

Tobacco firms in France cheated nicotine tests: anti-smoking body

The allegations by the National Committee Against Smoking (CNCT) target the French branches of Philip Morris, British American Tobacco, Japan Tobacco and Imperial Brands Plc...CNCT says cigarettes produced by the companies contain tiny holes in the filter
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 9, 2018 18:47

France thinks plain cigarette packs will help kick its smoking habit

Last week, the French Health Ministry announced that all tobacco shops will have to sell cigarettes in plain, logo-free packaging by the end of this year, under a law that was passed at the end of 2015. The brand of each company will be displayed in smal
The Verge (Vox Media)
added Apr 4, 2016 18:38

[France] Loi Santé: le Conseil constitutionnel donne son feu vert au paquet neutre [Health Act, the Constitutional Council gives green light to neutral package]

The Constitutional Council has given its green light Thursday to the establishment of neutral cigarette packets, a key measure of the draft law presented by the Health Minister Marisol Touraine.
BFMTV (fr)
added Jan 22, 2016 13:34

France imposes plain packages for cigarettes in anti-cancer drive

French MPs on Friday passed a government-backed proposal to force cigarette-manufacturers to use plain packets without logos, identical in all respects apart from a small mention of their name. Australia passed a plain-packet law in 2012 and Ireleand an
RFI (fr)
added Apr 5, 2015 13:51

[France, UK] Imperial Tobacco rises after brands update

a positive response to an investor conference in Paris. At the meeting on Tuesday, chief executive Alison Cooper and marketing director Peter Corijn discussed the company's plans for its brands and its growth prospects. The update has prompted a 34p ris
The Guardian (uk)
added Jun 20, 2014 16:27

[France] Where's Sophie? Joe Jonas enjoys cigars and beer alongside brother Nick and DNCE bandmates on luxury yacht in Cannes... without GOT girlfriend

Brotherly love: Joe and Nick smoked cigars and drank beer while enjoying an afternoon of leisure
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 24, 2017 18:19


New figures show an increase in the number of smokers despite efforts by the French government to stamp out smoking.
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added May 5, 2017 16:46
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