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[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
EurActiv
added May 27, 2017 16:51
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[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
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[Europe] Philip Morris is counting on Greece going up in smoke

Philip Morris and Papastratos have begun transforming the unit's factory in Aspropyrgos, a suburb of Athens, into a producer of tobacco sticks to be used in its state-of-the-art smoke-free systems called Iqos. The plan is to use Greece as one of the comp
Irish Independent (ie)
added May 15, 2017 20:16
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[Greece] Greek Women Rank Third in the World in Smoking

Greece is the third country in the world in proportion of female daily smokers (27%), as more than one in four Greek women smoke every day. Greenland comes first (44%) and Bulgaria (28%) second, while Montenegro follows Greece (26%) and so does Croatia (
Greek Reporter
added Apr 17, 2017 19:14
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[Greece] Philip Morris Hints Again That Cigarettes Aren't the Future

the tobacco giant sees combustible cigarettes as something that will eventually be a thing of the past. Now it's hastening that path forward by announcing it will be spending $324 million to convert a plant that manufactures regular cigarettes into one t
Motley Fool
added Apr 4, 2017 16:34
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[Greece] Philip Morris (PM) Invests in Reduced Risk Tobacco Category

the company has announced that it will invest approximately €300 million in order to convert one of its cigarette factory at Papastratos into a manufacturing plant for tobacco sticks for reduced-risk product - iQOS (Heatsticks that heat tobacco instead of
NASDAQ
added Mar 29, 2017 20:41
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Philip Morris International Announces €300 Million Investment in Smoke-Free Product Manufacturing Facility in Greece

to convert the cigarette factory of Papastratos, PMI’s affiliate in Greece, into a manufacturing plant for the tobacco sticks to be used with its smoke-free product IQOS. These tobacco sticks are currently commercialized as Heets or HeatSticks.
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Mar 22, 2017 14:07
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[Europe] In Greece’s Smoking-Obsessed Culture, Passive Smokers Suffer

Nearly two in three Greeks are inhaling someone else’s tobacco smoke on a daily basis, making Greece the worst nation in the European Union for exposing people to the health risks of passive smoking. According to the Associated Press, Eurostat, the EU st
Greek Reporter
added Dec 8, 2016 04:08
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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
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[Europe] In Greece's Tobacco Culture, Passive Smoke a Serious Problem

Nearly two-thirds of Greeks are inhaling someone else's tobacco smoke on a daily basis, making Greece the worst nation in the European Union in exposing its people to the health risks of passive smoking. The European Union's statistical office Eurostat s
AP - Associated Press
added Dec 7, 2016 17:00
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