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[Netherlands] Dutch activists seek to stub out smokers' corner in cafes

Dutch anti-cigarette campaigners Thursday launched a lawsuit against the government calling for an end to spaces reserved for smokers in cafes and bars. Despite a general ban on smoking in restaurants, pubs and bars introduced in 2008, more than 25 perce
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Jun 23, 2016 17:43
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[Netherlands, California] Fontem Ventures gives a patent battle to the vape industry

After notifying its concurrents for their illegal use of intellectual rights that the company owns, Fontem Ventures, reaches settlement agreements with e-cigarette manufacturers. The deal is a non-exclusive royalty-bearing licence. A return on investment
PGVG Magazine (fr)
added Apr 6, 2016 18:57
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[Netherlands] Smoking ban fines jump 14 percent nationwide

Business owners in the hospitality industry received 1,578 fines from the Dutch Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority (NVWA) last year for failing to comply with the national smoking ban. The number of fines increased by 191 from the previous year,
NL Times (nl)
added Apr 18, 2015 18:31
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[Europe, Netherlands] Sales decline forces Philip Morris to quit Dutch plant ($$)

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
Times Of London (uk)
added Apr 7, 2014 11:24
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[Netherlands] Cabinet plans to limit e-cigarette sales to the over 17s

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.
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Dec 22, 2013 15:00
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[Netherlands] Cigarettes' harm that smoke alarms can't detect | Scope Blog

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
Stanford Law & Policy Review
added Dec 13, 2013 16:34
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[Netherlands] Cabinet does u-turn on cigarette prices: AD

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
Expatica.com (nl)
added Sep 17, 2013 07:46
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[Netherlands] 'Tobacco spies' will enforce new law on smoking age

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.
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Jun 27, 2013 11:30
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[Netherlands] Minister confirms 18 age limit for buying tobacco products

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.
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Nov 23, 2012 11:10
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[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
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added Jan 24, 2017 00:07
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