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[Netherlands] Amsterdam pays alcoholics in beer to clean streets

For a day's work, they receive 10 euros (around $13 U.S.), a half-packet of rolling tobacco and five cans of beer — two to start the day, two at lunch and one for after work.
USA Today
added Nov 20, 2013 15:17
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[Netherlands] Flemish youngsters smoking and drinking less

Studies show that over the past five years young Flemings have been drinking less alcohol and smoking less tobacco and cannabis.
Expatica.com (nl)
added Mar 5, 2013 12:58
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[Netherlands] Doctors' pension fund increases investment in tobacco

The Dutch family doctors’ pension fund has increased its investment in British American Tobacco despite protests about the shareholding earlier this year, the Financieele Dagblad reports on Tuesday.
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Sep 4, 2012 18:05
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[Netherlands] Half of cafes still allow smoking

Nearly half of Dutch cafes and bars still allow customers to smoke on their premises, according to figures released on Tuesday by the food safety authority NVWA.
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Jun 20, 2012 15:49
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[Mid-east, Uae: Dubai] Police arrest 17 in Australia, Dubai, Netherlands drug raids

Police in Australia, Dubai and the Netherlands have arrested 17 people... The investigation began in mid-2016, targeting organised crime groups attempting to import large quantities of drugs and tobacco, according to authorities.
Reuters
added Aug 10, 2017 03:37
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[Netherlands, USA] VIDEO: TOBACCO INDUSTRY ACCUSED OF MURDER: CRIMINAL CASE AGAINST TOBACCO INDUSTRY, ASH REPORTS

ASH) released a new video to draw attention to a Dutch criminal complaint against the tobacco industry for murder, attempted murder, manslaughter, attempted manslaughter, inflicting and attempting severe physical harm and deliberately harming health.
ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) (us)
added Jul 19, 2017 16:12
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[Netherlands] ABP under pressure over €1.5bn tobacco investments

Employees of the Netherlands’ university medical centres (UMC) have called for their pension fund, ABP, to stop investing in the tobacco industry. Jos Aartsen, chairman of the academic hospital UMC Groningen, spoke out during a conference entitled ‘Aimin
IPE.com / Investments and Pensions Europe (uk)
added Jun 5, 2017 14:13
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[Netherlands] Doctors help finance lawsuit against tobacco companies

The Dutch Journal of Medicine NTvG , which has a membership of over 250 doctors, has decided to earmark ‘several hundreds of thousands of euros’ to support the case which is being brought by 1,300 (ex) smokers suffering from smoking-related illnesses. Acc
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Jan 12, 2017 19:09
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Social Acceptance of Smoking Restrictions During 10 Years of Policy Implementation, Reversal, and Reenactment in the Netherlands: Findings From a National Population Survey

has increased in the Netherlands, despite a suboptimal implementation process of smoking restrictions. However, there is still potential for improvement as acceptance of smoking is still quite high for some public venues like bars. It is important to stre
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Aug 20, 2016 03:09
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Buying electronic cigarette turns age 18 in the Netherlands – Norwalk Technology Time

Electronic cigarettes and water pipes will be banned in the Netherlands for children under 18 from next year, the government said, after finding that the devices were more damaging to health than expected. Dutch ban vaping for under 18s, say more harmfu
Albany Daily Star (California Turkish Times)
added Aug 1, 2016 00:54
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