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[Europe] Germany follows Turkey’s example, plans to put graphic warnings on cigarette packages

cigarette packages in Germany will have warning images on them starting next spring, in line with EU guidelines for the sale of cigarettes to protect consumers. On December 19, 2012, the European Commission presented a proposal concerning the member stat
Daily Sabah (tr)
added Dec 18, 2015 21:12
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[Europe] Germany to implement new measures to curb smoking

The government has approved a draft bill requiring tobacco packages to have photos meant to dissuade smokers. The new laws, which will be implemented next year, come amid concern in Germany over tobacco-related deaths.
DW World (Deutsche Welle) (de)
added Dec 17, 2015 16:05
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[Europe, Germany] Tobacco lobby stubs out total German tobacco ad ban

The ambitious plans of the Federal Minister for Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection, Christian Schmidt, to ban tobacco advertising have been scaled back. Critics have cited pressure from the tobacco industry.
EurActiv
added Dec 10, 2015 15:44
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[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
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Tobacco Atlas Germany 2015: New data, new facts

the German Cancer Research Center (Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, DKFZ) now presents its second Tobacco Atlas, which again summarizes current data and facts about tobacco use, health hazards that are associated with it as well as consequences for socie
HealthCanal.com
added Nov 14, 2015 13:40
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Tobacco Atlas Germany 2015: New data, new facts (PDF)

In Germany, 121,000 people die from the consequences of smoking each year. This means that smoking is implicated in 13.5 percent of all deaths. The death rate from smoking is higher in the north of Germany than in the south of the country. These regional
German Cancer Research Center
added Nov 14, 2015 13:39
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[Germany] Why Germans loved Helmut Schmidt

he continued to puff away, whether sitting in a theater or under the lights of a talk show. German department stores sell small metal plates reading: “Helmut Schmidt would smoke here, too.” In a rules-based society like ours, the affection for Mr. Schmidt
New York Times
added Nov 12, 2015 14:40
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[Europe, Germany] BLAU: The day I met Helmut Schmidt, my chain-smoking father figure

the old man, then 93 and in a wheelchair, sent me to the other side of the room to get myself a pack of cigarettes. Not one cigarette, but a whole pack – it was little surprise to learn that he was estimated to have smoked one every seven minutes througho
The Guardian (uk)
added Nov 11, 2015 21:21
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[Germany] Helmut Schmidt’s last cigarette: Europe has lost a voice of reason

While the rest of Western Europe has clamped down vigorously on the ‘evil weed’, Germans have been less totalitarian. Any weekend visitor to Berlin can confirm that 'no smoking' signs are generally more ornamental than practical.
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Nov 11, 2015 16:55
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[Germany] Former German Chancellor Helmut Schmidt, who smoked 60 a day since he was a teenager, dies in hospital aged 96

Helmut Schmidt was the only person in Germany allowed to smoke on live television such was his standing in the eyes of his countrymen
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 11, 2015 00:21
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