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[Ireland] Nearly €275m of illegal cigarettes and tobacco seized by Revenue since 2012

More than a quarter of a billion euro worth of illegal cigarettes and tobacco has been seized by Revenue in the past five years, it has been revealed. Figures obtained under the Freedom of Information Act show €274,360,000 worth of the contraband produc
Irish Daily Mirror (ie)
added Jul 11, 2017 08:12
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[Ireland] Alcohol and tobacco smuggling is now 'costing retail workers their jobs'

THE scale of alcohol and tobacco smuggling has cost Ireland €2.4bn over the past seven years and is now costing retail jobs. The warning came as a special campaign was launched by Retailers Against Smuggling (RAS) in a bid to underline to holidaymakers a
Irish Independent (ie)
added Jul 4, 2017 03:44
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[Ireland] Government urged to stub out tobacco 'combi-packs' aimed at young

Health Minister Simon Harris has been urged to ban so-called "combi-packs" of roll-your-own tobacco and cigarette papers. Anti-cancer and smoking campaigners argue that the convenience packs especially target poor and young people, luring them into smoki
Irish Independent (ie)
added Jul 3, 2017 20:40
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[Europe] Here's how Ireland's alcohol and tobacco prices compare to the rest of the EU

Of the 28 EU member states, Ireland topped the survey and were 175% of the average EU price for alcohol and tobacco with our neighbours in the UK coming in at second place on 163%...lowest alcohol and tobacco price level in 2016 was registered in Bulgari
Joe.ie (ie)
added Jun 16, 2017 00:14
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[Europe] Ireland shuns smoking and lands award for tobacco control

Ireland has also had one of the largest falls in the number of daily smokers. The new figure of 19 per cent is a drop of ten percentage points since 2006. The Eurobarometer survey said this ranks the country among the lowest in the EU in this category,
Times Of London (uk)
added Jun 2, 2017 16:32
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[Ireland] Poll: Should it be illegal to smoke in the same room as a child?

IRISH CHILDREN FROM deprived areas are twice as likely to inhale second-hand smoke as children from more affluent backgrounds, according to a new report. Just 14% of children from Ireland’s highest-income families are exposed to tobacco smoke in their ev
The Journal.ie (ie)
added May 31, 2017 16:51
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Smoke-free spaces on the island of Ireland. Snapshot report. (PDF)

. Among children aged 11-16 years who reported that they lived with an adult smoker in NI, 3 in 10 reported that smoking was permitted in the family car (YPBAS, 2013). . In NI among households who own a car, 85% of adults reported smoking is not perm
The Journal.ie (ie)
added May 31, 2017 16:45
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[Ireland] Irish children from deprived families twice as likely to be exposed to second-hand-smoke

Just 14% of children from Ireland’s highest-income families are exposed to tobacco smoke in their everyday lives. The figure is 32.7% for nine-year-olds from the country’s lowest-income families. The snapshot report, Smoke-Free Spaces on the Island of Ir
The Journal.ie (ie)
added May 31, 2017 16:42
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[Ireland] Fewer Irish children are smoking, getting drunk and using cannabis

Health Behaviour in School-Aged Children study...analysed data on almost 50,000...children smoking fell from 22.6 per cent in 1998 to 8.3 per cent in 2014, while the number who reported having smoked their first cigarette before the age of 13 fell from 61
Times Of London (uk)
added May 31, 2017 13:47
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[Ireland] Health technology assessment (HTA) of smoking cessation interventions (PDF) (391pp)

Smoking cessation services should seek to increase the uptake of the use of varenicline, alone or in combination with NRT, among smokers wishing to use some type of pharmacological support in their attempt to quit. Although the available results for e
Health Information and Quality Authority (HIQA) (ie)
added May 30, 2017 15:23
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