Headlines Tagged with Netherlands — 569 headlines found
Sliding cigarette sales in continental Europe have forced Philip Morris to move to shut its factory in the Netherlands, putting more than 1,200 jobs at risk. The maker of the Marlboro and L&M brands said yesterday that it would begin a consultation with
Apr 5, 2014 Times Of London (uk)
added Apr 7, 2014 11:24
The cabinet is planning to restrict sales of electronic cigarettes to people aged 18 and over, junior health minister Martin van Rijn said on Friday. From January 1, the age at which teenagers can buy tobacco products is being increased from 16 to 18.
Dec 21, 2013 DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Dec 22, 2013 15:00
A new study has found that children from birth to 13 years of age who were exposed to third-hand smoke from parents who reported that they smoked outside the house showed double the risk of respiratory tract infections, and an even greater incidence of wh
Sep 12, 2013 Stanford Law & Policy Review
added Dec 13, 2013 16:34
Ministers have reversed plans to put up taxes on cigarettes following 'enormous pressure' from lobby groups, the AD reports on Tuesday. The coalition agreement between the VVD Liberals and Labour party included a proviso to increase tobacco taxes 9% in
Sep 17, 2013 Expatica.com (nl)
added Sep 17, 2013 07:46
A team of 45 young 'tobacco spies' will be employed to check tobacconists and supermarkets are enforcing the new legal age limit on smoking, junior health minister Martin van Rijn told parliament in a briefing on Wednesday.
Jun 27, 2013 DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Jun 27, 2013 11:30
Junior health minister Martin van Rijn confirmed on Friday he plans to introduce legislation to increase the legal age to buy tobacco from 16 to 18.
Nov 23, 2012 DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Nov 23, 2012 11:10
[Netherlands] What a Tobacco Company's Office Party Would Feel Like If Everyone There Were Totally Honest Cheers to the addicts!
Stivoro, the country's Foundation for Smoking and Health...worked with Wefilm, last seen on Heineken's HR campaign, to produce "A Deadly Serious Matter." In this odd fable, we get to see a tobacco company from the inside, talking openly about the ugly rea
Jan 23, 2017 Ad Week
added Jan 24, 2017 00:07
Cafes and bars can continue to set up special smoking rooms where customers can light up, judges in The Hague said on Wednesday. Anti-smoking lobby group Clean Air Nederland had gone to court in an effort to have all smoking rooms abolished. It argues tha
Sep 14, 2016 DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Sep 15, 2016 18:09
The doors to the Dutch government have been closed against the tobacco industry and its lobbyists, according to an anti-tobacco lobby group, the Framework Convention Alliance. In a note posted on its website, the alliance said that while a court in the
Nov 19, 2015 Tobacco Reporter
added Nov 23, 2015 14:30
Ziengs wants the government to end the tax-free status of anti-smoking charity Clean Air Nederland...is angry that the organisation wants to stop people smoking in their own gardens if it causes a nuisance to others.
Oct 5, 2015 DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Oct 5, 2015 14:10