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[Netherlands] Smoking ban to be reinstated in all cafes next July, says minister

The ban on smoking in bars and cafes will be reinstated across the entire hospitality industry in July 2014, junior health minister Martin van Rijn said on Friday. Changes in the tobacco law will be presented to parliament before October so that all leg
Expatica.com (nl)
added May 6, 2013 14:43
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[Netherlands] Smoking banned in just one in four secondary schools, says report

Just one in four Dutch secondary school playgrounds are officially smoke-free zones, according to new research by asthma research group Longfonds.
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Mar 25, 2013 17:17
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[Netherlands] Inspectors carried out just 3000 cafe and club smoke checks last year

Just one in 20 of the Netherlands bars, cafes and clubs was visited by public health inspectors looking for infringements of the smoking ban last year, the Telegraaf reports.
Expatica.com (nl)
added Feb 4, 2013 22:39
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[Netherlands] Popular Amsterdam mayor dies after lung cancer battle

Amsterdam's popular mayor Eberhard van der Laan, widely seen as the embodiment of the Dutch capital's reputation for tolerance, has died of lung cancer aged 62...he was often seen in public with a cigarette in one hand until he quit smoking -- Van der La
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Oct 6, 2017 15:30
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[Netherlands] Groningen strives to become first Dutch cigarette smoke free city

The project, partly developed by addiction specialist Robert van de Graaf, aims to end smoking in more places throughout the city, including hospitals, playgrounds and schools. ‘Second hand smoke is dangerous but so is seeing people smoke,’ Van der Graaf
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Jul 24, 2017 09:21
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[Netherlands] Dutch amusement parks, museums to ban smoking while you wait

Dutch tourist attractions and amusement parks are to ban visitors from smoking while they queue up, Dutch media reported on Tuesday. The list of locations where smoking will be discouraged outside includes Amsterdam’s Rijksmuseum, the Efteling amusement
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Mar 28, 2017 12:23
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[Netherlands] Living next to a busy road is as bad for you as passive smoking 10 cigarettes a day, warn scientists

Breathing in polluted air on busy roads is as harmful as passively smoking ten cigarettes a day, new research has found. Dutch scientists compared the effects of smoking with those of living near a busy road, looking at increased risks of heart disease,
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 18, 2017 21:44
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[Europe, Netherlands] The Hague Court: Dutch alcohol and tobacco ID campaign in violation of anti-trust legislation

Dutch Food Retail Association (CBL) and Jumbo Supermarkets have violated anti-trust legislation by ruling out the very effective age validation system 'Ageviewers'...We are investigating the consequences of the judgment in the US, as the boycott completel
PR Newswire
added Apr 23, 2016 22:53
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[Netherlands] Dutch ban vaping for under 18s, say more harmful than thought

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. E-cigarettes, which electrically vaporize a nic
Reuters
added Dec 11, 2015 22:39
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[Netherlands] Albert Heijn to experiment with hiding tobacco products at 15 check-outs

Supermarket chain Albert Heijn is to cover up the displays of tobacco products at the check-outs in 15 of its stores. The move is an experiment to find out the most effective method of hiding cigarettes and rolling tobacco from sight, broadcaster Nos rep
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Sep 23, 2015 19:44
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