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AUDIO: Smokers In Italy Face Steep New Fines

Laws take effect this week aimed at curbing Italy's love of smoking. Smokers who flick butts on the street, risk a $300 fine. Mary Louise Kelly talks to Salvatore Barberi a tour guide in Rome.
National Public Radio (NPR)
added Feb 4, 2016 20:21
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What you need to know about Italy's new smoking laws

There are some 10.3 million smokers in Italy, or around 19 percent of the population. The new laws aim to reduce this number and prevent some of the 83 thousand deaths smoking causes in Italy each year.
The Local Italy (it)
added Feb 3, 2016 01:02
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Italy cracks down on smokers as tough law takes effect

The laws require cigarette packs to carry stark pictures of people who suffered from the effects of smoking, including one of a woman coughing up blood and another of a man who died of a heart attack being zipped up in a body bag. Those caught smoking i
Reuters
added Feb 2, 2016 19:02
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[Europe] Smokers in Italy are now facing fines of up to 500 euros ($600) if they light up in a car with a child or pregnant woman _ or if they toss a cigarette butt on the street _ thanks to new health and environmental laws that are going into effect

They also specifically target pediatric hospitals and other medical facilities catering to pregnant women and newborns in a bid to cut the estimated 70,000-83,000 deaths a year ...The measures are contained in a new law conforming to EU regulations aimed
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 2, 2016 18:50
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[Italy] New laws coming into force banning smoking in cars with kids, pregnant / Also higher sanctions, shock images on cigarette packages

New anti-smoking regulations based on EU directives will be progressively introduced in Italy, with the first going into effect on Tuesday, ANSA sources said on Monday. The new measures are aimed at curbing smoking among young people, and include a s
ANSA (it)
added Feb 2, 2016 14:08
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[Italy] VIDEO: The Sea Purple

twenty-five year old Angela finds herself in love with Sara and she decides to ride out the scandal of her homosexuality by disguising herself as a man....Angela turns into Angelo, sporting a cap and a cigar and giving the appearance of a picture perfect
New York Times
added Jan 6, 2016 14:21
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Italy to fine smokers €300 for tossing cigarettes

New 'green economy' laws approved by the Italian parliament on Tuesday will see those caught flicking their cigarette butts on the ground slapped with fines. And it's not just smokers who are being targeted either. Those caught engaging equally mindless
The Local Italy (it)
added Dec 25, 2015 04:28
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Lotta al contrabbando. Accordo tra il Gdf e British American Tobacco Italia [Combating smuggling. Agreement between the GDF and British American Tobacco Italy]

BAT Italy, by signing this Memorandum of Understanding, has donated today to the Provincial Command of Financial Police of Naples 6 vehicles... In addition, BAT will take charge of organizing training and refresher courses on the smuggling and counterfeit
Il Quaderno (it)
added Dec 18, 2015 21:34
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Italy to ban smoking in cars with pregnant women

Italy’s cabinet last week approved the introduction of a ban on tobacco smoking in cars in the presence of children or pregnant women, according to an ANSA story. Other measures to be introduced include a ban on smoking in the vicinity of paediatric hosp
Tobacco Reporter
added Oct 20, 2015 09:19
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Philip Morris Italia and the Italian Government sign Memorandum of Understanding to promote tobacco growing in Italy

Strategic partnership with the Ministry of Agriculture to invest approximately 80 million euros annually for the purchase of the highest quality nationally grown leaf tobacco
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Oct 8, 2015 09:27
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