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[Luxembourg] LUX. EXTENDS SMOKING BAN SINCE 1 AUGUST

People aged under 18 are no longer to be sold cigarettes in Luxembourg as part of a raft of new measures introduced on 1 August to combat smoking. Other measures include a ban on smoking in the vicinity of children’s playgrounds, in private vehicles in
Delano: LUXEMBOURG IN ENGLISH (Maison Moderne) (lu)
added Aug 7, 2017 12:13
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Tobacco prices rise in Luxembourg

the price-rise actually came into force quietly on February 1 without an official announcement. This was implemented following a recommendations report put into place by the “Plan national de Lutte contre le Tabagisme” (national plan to combat tobacco)
Luxemburger Wort (lu)
added Feb 8, 2017 00:54
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Cigarettes & alcohol remain drugs of choice in Luxembourg

quizzed 3,770 revellers at 16 separate events via its stand Party MAG-Net ...The anonymous responses revealed that the two legal drugs, tobacco and alcohol, were the most consumed in Luxembourg, with 37.1 percent and 87.3 perecent of partygoers quizzed sa
Luxemburger Wort (lu)
added Aug 2, 2016 18:46
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[Europe] Graphic packaging : Luxembourg ramps up efforts to stub out smoking

llow teeth, black smokers' lung and rotting feet. By the end of the year anyone who buys cigarettes in Luxembourg will be faced with these graphic images showing the effects of smoking on the body. Under a compulsory EU directive which came into force in
Luxemburger Wort (lu)
added Jul 8, 2016 12:41
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[Luxembourg] Make cigarettes more expensive, health body urges

A leading health body is calling for the cost of cigarettes to be increased in Luxembourg after a survey showed consumption had changed little in recent years. One in five people in Luxembourg smokes, a 2015 survey by Luxembourg's Cancer Foundation fou
Luxemburger Wort (lu)
added Mar 3, 2016 12:15
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[Australia, Europe, Luxembourg] Tobacco giants and Government in plain packaging showdown

The world’s biggest tobacco companies will this week start their High Court battle with the Government over plans to sell cigarettes in plain packets, a controversial law that the manufacturers argue deprives them of their property rights.
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Dec 6, 2015 21:40
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Luxembourg to ban smoking in children's playgrounds

Health Minister Lydia Mutsch said that she plans to extend the area in which smoking is banned to children's play areas. Responding to a parliamentary question, she wrote: “Concerning the protection of the health of children in shared spaces, I envisag
Luxemburger Wort (lu)
added Sep 26, 2015 22:46
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[Europe, Luxembourg, Malta] AGENDA Migration, tax rulings, and Dalli this WEEK

On Tuesday, judges at the European court of Justice in Luxembourg are set to deliver a verdict on the legal dispute between former health commissioner John Dalli and former EU commission president Jose Manual Barroso.
EUobserver.com
added May 9, 2015 11:51
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More young people lighting up in Luxembourg

The proportion of 18 to 24-year-olds who smoked rose last year from 20 percent, the year before, to 24 percent, according to a 2014 survey on the country's smoking habits published on Wednesday. In addition to smoking cigarettes, one in five young peopl
Luxemburger Wort (lu)
added Feb 27, 2015 13:27
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[Luxembourg] Smokers lighting up less since smoking ban

The TNS-ILReS survey polled 509 Luxembourg residents aged 16 and above over the phone on their smoking habits and their perceptions nine months after the ban came into force. Publishing the findings on Monday, Luxembourg's Health Ministry found that 12
Luxemburger Wort (lu)
added Nov 24, 2014 15:14
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