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[France] No cigarette price rise in January

CIGARETTE prices in France will remain unchanged in the new year, after MPs voted to throw out a planned 30 centime rise. The move by the National Assembly comes after intense lobbying by tobacconists and manufacturers.
The Connexion (fr)
added Dec 10, 2014 15:19

[Australia, France] When all cigarette packs look the same, fewer people buy them

But Australia's success is hardly the only reason why unbranded cigarette packages could spread. A deluge of research nods to the power of neutral packs. A 2008 study found that the fewer design elements a cigarette packaged contained, the less desirable
Duncan (OK) Banner
added Sep 30, 2014 14:37

France moves towards cigarette plain packaging

the government will put together a law that would stop brand owners from displaying their logos and trademarks on cigarette packs. The French system would follow the example set by Australia and would only allow a brand name in small lettering under a la
World Intellectual Property Review (uk)
added Jul 3, 2014 09:51

[Africa, France, South Africa] E-cigarettes: 'cancer risk close to zero'

A study by the French consumer organisation, the National Consumers' Institute, has found harmful chemicals in electronic cigarettes, sparking renewed concerns about the products that are often hailed as a healthier alternative for smokers.
Daily Mail and Guardian (za)
added Sep 9, 2013 15:05

France fails to cut down on smoking, official report shows

France has failed miserably in its attempts to reduce smoking, the government's auditor reports. Tobacco is most common cause of avoidable death ... also points out that the government spends three times more on subsidising tobacconists for
RFI (fr)
added Dec 14, 2012 18:25

[France, UK] Paris installs 10,000 ashtrays in the streets in battle against cigarette butts

* Move follows 'explosion' of discarded cigarette litter across city * Thousands of public ashtrays will be installed on litter bins
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 2, 2012 12:42

[France, Russia] U.K. Cigarette Companies Decline on Smoking Rules

Bloomberg News
added Sep 7, 2012 11:59

[France] French govt eyeing 6 pct tobacco price rise

The French government is looking at raising tobacco prices by 6 percent in October as part of an ongoing push against smoking that could also rake in more tax revenue for strained state coffers.
added Sep 5, 2012 15:59

[France] Marine Le Pen Far From Humbled by National Front’s Bruising Defeat

The gravelly voiced party leader, perpetually sucking on an electronic cigarette, appears to both revel in that status and to be embittered by it. And since she represents the “courageous and determined patriots,” defeat is never her party’s fault. Never
New York Times
added Dec 14, 2015 22:14

[Europe, France] How Cigarette Smuggling Funds al-Qaeda in Africa

While European officials claim cigarette smuggling is dropping, terrorists with backgrounds in the illegal tobacco trade have now been implicated in attacks on Europeans in Africa (by Belmokhtar) as well as in the heart of Paris. While the African countri
Africa Times
added Dec 5, 2015 16:17
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