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[Europe, Ireland] Italy joins EU states objecting to Irish plan for plain cigarette packs / Ninth EU country to oppose proposals

Italy has objected to Ireland’s plain tobacco packaging proposals on the day of the deadline yesterday for European Union countries to lodge their concerns. It is the ninth European Union country to object, joining Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Greece, P
Irish Times (ie)
added Sep 19, 2014 15:02
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[Ireland] Mum to quit smoking after daughter racks up 10,000 retweets

This young girl just convinced her mother to quit smoking, after a whopping 22 years addicted to cigarettes. Madison Lawson tweeted a picture last night, which outlined a contract agreed between her mum and her sister.
Irish Daily Mirror (ie)
added Sep 19, 2014 14:41
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[Ireland] Japanese tobacco firm halts legal action against Waterford firm

halted its legal proceedings against Healthier Smoker Ltd (HSL) after the Waterford-based firm’s liquidator agreed on Tuesday to destroy all products and materials within its control that infringe the multibillion tobacco giant’s property rights. Darren F
Irish Times (ie)
added Sep 18, 2014 15:19
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[Europe, Ireland] EU states lodge concerns over cigarette packaging plans

Eight European Union countries have lodged concerns about Ireland’s plain tobacco packaging proposals, with the deadline for objections ending today. Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Greece, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia and Spain have all now filed o
Irish Times (ie)
added Sep 18, 2014 07:33
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[Ireland] €1.3 million bill if pregnant smokers used NRT

The total cost for Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT) would be €1,386,000, if every pregnant woman in Ireland who smoked availed of NRT for eight weeks, the HSE has said. A four-week supply of NRT costs €50 and there would be an additional monthly prescri
Irish Medical Times (ie)
added Sep 8, 2014 17:06
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[Ireland] Health bodies look to attack tobacco profits by closing cigarette price gap

The Irish Heart Foundation (IHF) and the Irish Cancer Society (ICS) are calling in their pre-budget submissions for tobacco tax measures that would close the price gap between less expensive and premium brands, according to a story by Dan Buckley for the
Tobacco Reporter
added Sep 8, 2014 17:03
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Big Tobacco is the source of 90% of contraband cigarettes in Ireland

Irish Cancer Society has applauded the Revenue Commissioners for the drop in the rate of tobacco-smuggling into Ireland but is expressing concern at the revealing statistics that show that Big Tobacco is the source of 90 per cent of cigarettes coming ille
Sunday World (ie)
added Sep 8, 2014 11:41
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[Ireland] 'Coca-Cola ads target children aged seven' - obesity expert

"Almost all of the 100 most popular names of seven- or eight-year-olds are included in their campaign," he said. He also criticised the company for what he said was a breach its own promise not to target children under 12 with the drink, which weighs in
Irish Independent (ie)
added Sep 6, 2014 14:48
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[Ireland] Smoking group takes issue with care centre ban

A GROUP representing smokers has hit out a tobacco-free policy that is to be introduced in the grounds of eight Northside primary care centres. Forest Éireann, which represents smokers throughout Ireland, criticised the HSE after it announced that from S
Dublin People Group Newspapers (ie)
added Sep 3, 2014 16:39
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[Ireland] Retailers might stop selling cigarettes if tobacco licence fee goes up

The National Federation of Retail Newsagents (NFRN), which has 500 members, believes that retailers are an “easy target” for Government and that the fee might cause legitimate retailers to leave the market. NFRN Ireland has now written to all TDs asking
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Sep 3, 2014 13:34
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