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[Ireland] Irish Ex-Smokers Outnumber Those Who Smoke

The HSE has launched a new quit campaign today to try to reduce the 6-thousand people who die of tobacco related diseases here every year.
Today FM (ie)
added Apr 6, 2017 21:25

[Ireland] Threat to small traders from black-market cigarettes

Because the cigarettes sold from suitcases are contraband, his rivals can undercut him by as much as 70 per cent – so the impact their illicit trade has on his legitimate business is “absolutely huge”. He has been in retail for more than three decades an
Irish Times (ie)
added Apr 6, 2017 03:11

Irish Cancer Society: Standardised packaging is a ‘milestone to tobacco-free Ireland’

From September, all forms of branding, trademarks, logos, colours, and graphics will be removed from tobacco packs. The brand and variant names will be presented in a consistent typeface, and a plain neutral colour will be used for all packs. While all
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Apr 2, 2017 16:58

[Ireland] Cigarette smuggling under investigation

Revenue officers carried out a search, under warrant, of the premises in the Killorglin area discovering 10,000 contraband cigarettes branded 'Marlboro Red'. Revenue informed The Kerryman the cigarettes were legitimate Marlboro, not counterfeit, and alle
Irish Independent (ie)
added Apr 1, 2017 18:06

[Ireland] Plain packaging for cigarettes to begin in September

Ireland will become the fourth country in the world to introduce plain packaging for tobacco products, the Government has announced... Pro-tobacco group Forest Ireland described the measure as “gesture politics” and predicted it would not work.
Irish Times (ie)
added Mar 29, 2017 11:04

[Ireland] Cigarettes will be sold in plain packaging with graphic health warnings from September

The order, which applies to all tobacco products from September 30, will outlaw the eye-catching traditional cigarette packet. The commencement order has been signed by Minister for Health, Simon Harris and Health Promotion Minister Marcella Corcoran Ken
Irish Independent (ie)
added Mar 29, 2017 10:53

Ireland still among the highest smokers in the world

with 27pc of us still lighting up in 2015... Ireland prides itself as an anti-smoking leader as it was the first country in the world to ban smoking in the workplace back in 2004, but Panama introduced a complete smoke-free policy and a complete ban on ad
Irish Independent (ie)
added Mar 28, 2017 02:26

[Europe] Allen Carr's Easyway Proven to be Nearly Twice as Effective as Existing Smoking Cessation Options, According to Randomised Controlled Trial by Irish Government & TobaccoFree Research Institute Ireland

Announced at the 7th European Conference Tobacco or Health ...the Irish Government has indicated the superiority of Allen Carr's Easyway to Stop Smoking Seminars, compared to other methods of smoking cessation, proving nearly twice as effective as the ot
PR Newswire
added Mar 24, 2017 17:21

[Ireland] Boxer’s guilty plea over illegal tobacco

One of the biggest figures in Irish boxing signed a plea of guilty yesterday to a charge of having unstamped tobacco products for sale or delivery in Cork. Boxer Kieran Joyce was remanded in custody last month until April 4 for sentencing in a similar c
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Mar 23, 2017 02:41

This is the number of 'current smokers' in Ireland today

The Annual Report of Tobacco Free Ireland Action Plan has looked at the actions taken that seek to eliminate smoking from society. As part of the research it recorded that 19% of people smoke daily and 4% smoke occasionally. It therefore records 23% of
The (ie)
added Mar 16, 2017 18:16
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