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Germany marks five years of smoking ban

Many politicians argue that if a smoking ban can work at the Oktoberfest, it can work anywhere. Indeed, Germany has had a ban on smoking in public buildings and transportation for five years. The ban also applies to government agencies, courts, buses, tr
Deutsche Welle / DW World (de)
added Aug 31, 2012 20:27

[Australia, Germany, Ireland] Plain packs for cigarettes 'do not hit economy'

Ireland has come under pressure from German MEPs and business groups to abandon plans to be the first EU member to introduce uniform packaging.
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Sep 2, 2014 09:59

[Germany, UK] Tobacco Firm Pursues 'Safer' Cigarette

(BAT) said Monday that it would launch a 6-month controlled study of "reduced toxicant" cigarettes in which effects on respiratory function will be evaluated in current smokers. It follows an earlier, shorter trial published last month that evaluated th
MedPage Today
added Aug 4, 2013 10:41

[Germany] Never too late to quit smoking, researchers say

Ex-smokers live longer than those who haven't kicked the habit, no matter what age group you look at, according to a new report. "This fact calls for effective smoking cessation programs that are likely to have major preventive effects even for smokers a
added Jun 11, 2012 19:01

[Germany, USA] Fontem Ventures B.V. and NJOY, Inc. Announce Settlement Agreement In Relation to E-Vapour Technology Patents

resolves ongoing litigation in the USA and Germany. The settlement ends one of eight patent infringement cases originally brought by Fontem Ventures and Fontem Holdings 1 in March 2014 in the United States District Court for the Central District of Calif
PR Newswire
added Nov 16, 2015 15:51

Quantity of cigarettes sold in Germany lower than ever before

In 2014, the quantity of cigarettes on which tax was paid in Germany stood at 79.5 billion, a record low since 1991 when 146,5 cigarettes were sold.
West Journal - Welfare Society Territory (it)
added Jan 20, 2015 13:19

[Germany] Philip Morris International Urged to End Global Ad Campaign for Marlboro Cigarettes that Has Been Found to Target Youth

The organizations issued a new report detailing how the "Be Marlboro" campaign, which has spread to more than 50 countries, uses themes and images that appeal to youth. The report, titled "You’re the Target," was issued by the Campaign for Tobacco-Free K
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids International
added Mar 12, 2014 17:56

[New York] 'Germany should raise smoking age to 21'

Calls were made this week for Berlin to follow New York state in raising the legal smoking age to 21. Johannes Spatz of anti-smoking campaign group Forum Rauchfrei told The Local why this will not be easy.
The (de)
added Nov 5, 2013 15:45

[Germany] "German Snuff Championships: Where Shoving Tobacco Up Your Nose Is a Sport"

held in Freihung on Saturday, was by far the best place in the world to be if you're a connoisseur of Germans sticking pulverized tobacco up their noses. And, really, who isn't?
added Jun 10, 2013 20:03

[Eastern Europe, Germany] German Court Jails Cigarette Gang Leader

A German-Russian criminal was sentenced on Monday to nine years imprisonment by a German Court following a complex international investigation co-ordinated by OLAF. The investigation involved authorities in Germany, Poland, Belgium, Latvia, Estonia and S
added Mar 11, 2013 17:50
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