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[Europe, Netherlands] Dutch government in court for violating international tobacco treaty

campaigners in the Netherlands are taking the Dutch state to court...According to the Dutch Youth Smoking Prevention Foundation, the government is systematically breaching the World Health Organization’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC),3 to
British Medical Journal
added May 21, 2015 10:11
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[Netherlands] Dutch sound alarm about possible risks of e-cigarettes

Dutch Health Ministry sounded an early warning late last week about the possible health risks of electronic cigarettes, announcing plans to clamp down on labeling ahead of European regulations. www.commons.wikimedia.org">
Business World (ph)
added Dec 5, 2013 14:02
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[Netherlands] MPs say yes to extending smoking ban to all cafes and bars

A small majority of MPs voted on Tuesday afternoon for a motion to reinstate a complete ban on smoking in restaurants, bars and cafes. Small bars and cafes run by their owners have been exemp
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Feb 14, 2013 08:54
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[Netherlands] Smokers bring case against the tobacco industry / Attempted murder, manslaughter, grievous bodily harm and falsification of documents

filed charges with the Dutch Public Prosecutor’s Office... The tobacco manufacturers are accused of attempted murder and manslaughter and/or premeditated attempts to cause grievous bodily harm and/or premeditated attempts to cause damage to health.
Stichting Rookpreventie Jeugd [Youth Smoking Prevention) (nl)
added Nov 3, 2017 18:01
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[Netherlands] Cigarette sales increase as health campaigns fail to stub out smoking

New figures suggest smoking is becoming more popular in the Netherlands again, ending a five-year downward trend...The finding comes from the annual SUN report drawn up by accountancy firm KPMG for the tobacco industry, which looks into illicit cigarette
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Jul 5, 2017 05:28
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[Netherlands] Pictorial Cigarette Warning Labels: Effects of Severity and Likelihood of Risk Messages [FREE FULL TEXT]

our findings suggest that it is worthwhile to further explore the addition of likelihood of risk text-messages to pictorial cigarette warning labels, which is not the current practice in most countries.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Apr 9, 2016 14:21
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[Netherlands] Dutch toughen anti-smoking policy, introduce age limit for e-cigarettes

Dutch anti-smoking policy is to be made tougher and the minimum age to buy electronic cigarettes is to be set at 18...include placing photographs of smoke-damaged organs such as lungs on packets of cigarettes and rolling tobacoo
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Jan 23, 2015 14:55
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[Europe, Netherlands] Health minister opposes tougher tobacco rules, says RTL news

European plans to put 'gruesome' photographs on cigarette packets and ban vending machines are opposed by Dutch health minister Edith Schippers, RTL news reports on Monday.
Expatica.com (nl)
added Nov 5, 2012 11:13
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[Netherlands] Dutch tobacco policy goes up in smoke amid political tensions

the figures show that the highest proportion of smokers of any age is among twentysomethings. Almost 40 per cent of them smoke, 60 per cent of them every day. The habit falls back slightly for the over-30s, but by then – as the song says – it’s a hard ha
Irish Times (ie)
added Jun 2, 2016 02:58
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[Netherlands] Smoking on the rise in Amsterdam

There are more people smoking in Amsterdam now than there were five years ago. The GGD (Public Health Service) concluded from recent research that while the number of smokers in the Netherlands as a whole is decreasing, the numbers in Amsterdam are doin
IamExpat (nl)
added Jul 17, 2013 15:29
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