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IOANNIDIS: Greece: Crisis, smoking and tobacco conflicts in social media

The penetration of the tobacco industry influence in mass and social media is also worrisome. The apparent ability to directly or indirectly censor information and opinions about its products is alarming. Europe (including Greece) has developed strict le
Wiley Online Library
added Nov 3, 2017 02:47

[Europe, Greece] Greek government under fire for not implementing smoking ban law

Speaking on Wednesday (24 May) at the International Conference on Tobacco Control 2017 organised by the European Network for Smoking and Tobacco Prevention (ENSP) in Athens, Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos stressed that the anti-smoking campaign has
added May 27, 2017 16:51

[Greece] Majority of Greeks are would appreciate smoking ban enforcement, says expert

e Hellenic Thoracic Society (HTS) said Thursday, appealing to the government to crack down on violations. Speaking at an event ahead of World No Tobacco Day on May 31, HTS president Michalis Toumpis, said the number of smokers in Greece appears to be dec
Kathimerini (gr)
added May 25, 2017 21:13

Greece is Europe’s capital of second-hand smoke

The European Health Interview Survey – commissioned by the EU’s statistical office Eurostat – reported that 64.2 percent of Greeks take in second-hand smoke indoors daily, topping Croatia at 44.7 percent and Bulgaria at 40.5 percent.
New York Post
added Dec 8, 2016 04:07

[Europe, Greece] Vapers fight bill equating them with tobacco smokers

held a press conference Tuesday to denounce government plans to outlaw them from “vaping” in enclosed public areas like regular smokers.... The association of Greek vapers representing e-smokers has denounced the government for preparing the bill without
Kathimerini (gr)
added Jul 13, 2016 18:29

[Greece, UK] E-cigarettes can instantly damage the lungs: Devices 'cause inflammation for 30 minutes after inhaling'

The British Lung Foundation acknowledged that vaping can harm the lungs, but said it is far less harmful than smoking. It added stopping smoking is the 'best thing most people with a lung disease can do for their health'.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 13, 2016 15:25

[Europe, Greece] Tobacco Smuggling: Smoking the Taxes Away

(OLAF) cooperated closely with the Greek and Cypriot authorities in order to locate and confiscate more than 33 million cigarettes in Greece. Out of the five operations, this has been one of the biggest, in which more than 75 million cigarettes were confi
Greek Reporter
added Feb 11, 2016 16:45

[Europe, Germany, Greece, Russia] Blowing in the wind: OLAF helps seizing 75 million cigarettes

The European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF) had a good year’s start by carrying out, between December 2015 and January 2016, several operations in Greece, Russia, Germany and Spain that led to a total seizure of more than 75 million cigarettes. During an enqu
New Europe
added Feb 6, 2016 22:10

Cigarette-smuggling ring arrested in northern Greece

Police in Kilkis, northern Greece, said on Saturday that they had smashed a criminal racket alleged to have smuggled thousands of packets of contraband cigarettes into Greece. Police said they arrested four Greek nationals, aged 24, 36, 37 and 48, on a
Kathimerini (gr)
added Apr 25, 2015 21:15

[Greece] One in 10 pupils a 'regular smoker'

As a state crackdown on smoking in public places intensifies, a joint survey by the Education and Health ministries has indicated that smoking among school-age children is a growing problem, with one in 10 secondary school pupils admitting to smoking r
Kathimerini (gr)
added May 15, 2014 12:44
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