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[Europe, Ireland] Power of branding in cigarettes is illustrated

Some 12 per cent of Irish smokers mistakenly believed that brand name terms such as ‘silver’ or ‘blue’ indicated that a cigarette was less harmful, the results of an EU-wide survey, illustrating the power of marketing by cigarette manufacturers, has show
Irish Medical Times (ie)
added Sep 5, 2012 16:48
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[Ireland] Consumer warning over smuggled cigarettes

Retailers are warning consumers about the danger of buying smuggled cigarettes. They say illegal cigarettes contain rat droppings, arsenic and fibreglass and pose an even bigger risk to your health than normal cigarettes.
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Aug 30, 2012 12:21
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[Ireland] Tobacco smuggling claims 'not accurate'

ANTI-SMOKING groups yesterday accused the tobacco industry of over-hyping the extent of cigarette smuggling in Ireland for its own advantage.
Irish Independent (ie)
added Aug 22, 2012 16:13
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[Australia, Ireland] Coalition urged to follow tobacco brand ban

ICS head of advocacy and communicationsKathleen O’Meara, said the society would be writing to Minister for Health James Reilly seeking a meeting with him on the issue of plain packaging. "We know that Minister Reilly is very committed to the battle aga
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Aug 16, 2012 02:00
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[Ireland] 67 million illegal cigs seized here in the last 8 months

ILLEGAL cigarettes help Ireland’s most vicious crime gangs rake in more than €25million every year.
Irish Sun (ie)
added Aug 12, 2012 16:30
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[Ireland] Cigarette butts killed mother and daughter

TWO fires at the same house in which a mother and daughter died days apart were likely caused by smouldering fag butts, an inquest heard.
The Sun (uk)
added Jul 25, 2012 23:57
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[Ireland] LETTER: Ban on smoking at open-air events

I attended the fantastic Bruce Springsteen concerts at the RDS . . . On Wednesday my wife and I were positioned towards the front, wedged in tight next to a man who chain-smoked throughout the show and ignored our obvious discomfort and annoyance.
Irish Times (ie)
added Jul 20, 2012 11:10
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[Ireland] Senator calls for crackdown on €250m-a-year illegal cigarette market

TOUGHER MEASURES ARE needed to tackle the illegal trade of cigarettes in Ireland, which is costing the Exchequer an estimated €250 million each year, says Senator Catherine Noone.
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Jul 17, 2012 05:31
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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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[Ireland] 7m cigarettes seized at Dublin Port

Customs officers have seized 7 million contraband cigarettes with a retail value of around €2.7m in Dublin Port.
RTÉ Online [Radio Telefís Éireann] (ie)
added Jul 14, 2012 11:10
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