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[France] French Parliament Passes Plain Packaging Law for Cigarettes

France follows the U.K. and Ireland as the first European countries to stamp out one of the last ways cigarette manufacturers can market their products to consumers. Tobacco companies including Philip Morris International Inc. have been arguing in a Londo
Bloomberg News
added Dec 18, 2015 17:18
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[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
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[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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[Australia] LITTLE: Plain packaging celebrates its third birthday as France green-lights brand-free tobacco packs

it is important that the arguments made by trademark associations (and other interested parties on both sides of the debate) are heard and assessed in a dispassionate manner. Right now, though, it appears difficult for that to happen.
World Trademark Review (uk)
added Dec 4, 2015 22:17
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[France] Lily-Rose Depp, 16, looks effortlessly chic in pink top and skinny jeans as she enjoys lunch outing in Paris with her maternal aunt

Parisian chic: The Chanel model lit up a cigarette as she perched on a park bench with her family
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 3, 2015 16:39
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[France] File photo of the new e-cigarette Jai is displayed in a tobacco shop in Paris

Reuters
added Nov 27, 2015 23:52
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France bans logos to make smoking less sexy

Delaunay slammed "pressure" from the pro-smoking lobby as a tool "which works better as elections draw near." But Touraine said the statistics spoke for themselves with "78,000 tobacco-related deaths a year - more than 200 per day." She concluded: "Wher
The Local France (fr)
added Nov 27, 2015 15:04
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CPMA chief says France plain pack vote was a close call

Having received information from Brussels, Consumer Packaging Manufacturers Alliance (CPMA) director Mike Ridgway told Packaging News just how close the call was on France’s plain packaing law being passed. “It got passed by just two votes! Now it passes
Packaging News (uk)
added Nov 27, 2015 01:30
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[France] French give nod to plain cigarette packaging

Cigarettes will have to be sold in plain packaging in France from next year after the French parliament narrowly voted through a proposal which has drawn the ire of tobacconists. The measure narrowly made it through parliament late Wednesday after an ame
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Nov 27, 2015 01:26
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France passes plain tobacco pack law

The new packaging will be introduced in France from May next year but, as in other countries, the measure has sparked threats of legal action among tobacco companies. Smoking is the main cause of death in France, with more than 70,000 people dying each y
Packaging News (uk)
added Nov 27, 2015 01:22
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