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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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France introduces plain cigarette packaging

The French parliament has narrowly passed a law to introduce plain packaging for cigarettes . It’s in a bid to cut the number of its smokers, particularly among teenagers, The new packaging will be introduced from May next year but the measure has spark
EuroNews
added Nov 27, 2015 01:20
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[France] Paris terrorist who massacred Bataclan music lovers appears in French rap video and sings: 'You had to run first'

spotted rapping in a video from 2009. Omar Mostefai, then in his early 20s...An old friend described how he abandoned his life of petty crime and turned to religion...He had returned to his faith...He calmed down, he'd stopped drinking, he stopped smoking
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 17, 2015 23:02
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[France] Eternal Paris lives on

A hashtag swept Paris on Sunday: #JeSuisEnTerrasse.” It translates literally as “I’m out on a terrace” — but essentially means “I’m outside enjoying the city.” Outdoors is also the only place Parisians are allowed to smoke.
Reuters
added Nov 17, 2015 22:47
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[France] Late-Night Hosts Respond to the Paris Attacks on a Serious Note

Colbert offered the following suggestion. “If it makes you feel a connection to the people of Paris, go drink a bottle of Bordeaux...Eat a croissant at Au Bon Pain. Slap on a beret and smoke a cigarette like this. Go eat some French fries, which I am now
New York Times
added Nov 17, 2015 14:29
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[France, Togo] L'appel de 120 médecins en faveur de la cigarette électronique [Calling 120 doctors in favor of the electronic cigarette]

One hundred and twenty health professionals launched a "call for reducing the risks of smoking" by supporting the electronic cigarette
L'express (fr)
added Oct 29, 2015 08:27
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[France] TFWA’s Cannes exhibition build-up on schedule

The TFWA reported on Tuesday that the build-up to its October exhibition and conference was proceeding according to schedule. According to the report, the TFWA executive team was in Cannes supervising the final preparations for its World Exhibition & Co
Tobacco Reporter
added Oct 15, 2015 09:58
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Ex-prisoner sues France for putting him in cell with smokers, and wins

state must pay €1,200 in damages for making non-smoker share a cell with up to six smoking fellow inmates A French court has found a non-smoking prisoner should not have been placed in the same cell as smokers. Judges said the plaintiff ‘was justified i
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Oct 12, 2015 11:00
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