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[Ireland] Poll: Should the price of cigarettes be increased?

HEALTH MINISTER JAMES Reilly has reportedly proposed increasing the price of cigarettes from just under €9 to €15 in the next six years. . . . So we want to know what you think. Should the price of cigarettes
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Jul 15, 2012 14:00
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[Europe, Ireland] Tobacco firm successful in plain packaging case

In the Commercial Court today, Mr Justice Brian Cregan rejected the State's application saying there was already a reference to the CJEU in being from the courts of England and Wales on the same issue of validity of the directive. He said it was "neithe
RTÉ Online [Radio Telefís Éireann] (ie)
added Jul 8, 2015 16:11
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[Ireland, Norway, UK] As Europe adopts Australia's plain packaging reforms, big tobacco fights back

"I haven't seen the industry as ferocious about anything in more than 40 years," says Prof Daube. "They clearly do see it as a massive threat, especially now that so many dominos are falling."... Also this week, billionaire philanthropists Michael Bloomb
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Mar 21, 2015 14:54
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[Europe, UK] Ireland bans branded tobacco packs

The UK is set to follow the Irish example with laws to be passed before the end of the month. Anti-smoking campaigners and Government say the ban will remove one of the last remaining and most powerful marketing tools of big tobacco firms, but it is fa
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Mar 4, 2015 10:36
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[Europe, Ireland] Anderson to play major role in shaping EU tobacco legislation

Sinn Féin MEP, Martina Anderson has been appointed by the GUE/NGL Group in the European Parliament to track and amend the Tobacco Products Directive as it passes through the legislative process in the Parliament.
Sinn Féin (ie)
added Feb 8, 2013 22:05
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[Ireland] One-in-five Irish people are smokers

MRBI Research commissioned by Irish Cancer Society shows more than half of those who want to quit plan to do so within the next three months. The findings are being released today to mark the start of Quit Week when smokers are encouraged to stop and ar
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Mar 2, 2014 23:20
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[Australia, Ireland] Do plain cigarette packs help young women smokers to quit?

As Ireland plans to introduce new legislation to follow the Australian lead of plain packaging on cigarettes, a major new study has suggested that the initiative may help young women to cut down on the number of cigarettes they smoke and may even encoura
Irish Medical News (ie)
added May 28, 2013 13:32
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[Australia, Europe, Ireland, UK, USA] ANALYSIS: Big Tobacco hurt by legal and mindset changes

Big Tobacco is proving notoriously hard to stub out but legal changes, excise hikes and the illicit trade are hurting it, writes John Hearne
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Feb 22, 2013 10:45
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[Ireland] Graphic warnings on cigarette packs

Horrific images of diseased lungs and rotting teeth are set to appear on cigarette packets from Friday to warn against the dangers of smoking. The graphic images will accompany a health warning on every tobacco product sold in shops from February 1.
The Argus (ie)
added Jan 31, 2013 17:32
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[Europe, Ireland] First tobacco giant challenges plain package laws

Japan Tobacco International (JTI) formally lodged papers in the High Court yesterday which names the State, the Attorney General and Health Minister Leo Varadkar as defendants...to halt the plain packaging plans on the basis that the European Court of Jus
Irish Independent (ie)
added Mar 31, 2015 12:31
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