Headlines Tagged with Netherlands — 596 headlines found
Some 73% of the Netherlands' bars, cafes and clubs now ban smoking, up from 61% at the end of last year, according to new figures from the health and safety inspectorate.
Jul 2, 2013 DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Jul 17, 2013 15:15
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
May 6, 2013 Expatica.com (nl)
added May 6, 2013 14:43
Just one in four Dutch secondary school playgrounds are officially smoke-free zones, according to new research by asthma research group Longfonds.
Mar 25, 2013 DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Mar 25, 2013 17:17
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.
Feb 4, 2013 Expatica.com (nl)
added Feb 4, 2013 22:39
The Dutch Court of Appeal in The Hague has decided to ban smoking rooms in restaurants and bars in the Netherlands. This decision comes as a result of the lawsuit put forward by Clean Air Nederland (CAN).
Feb 15, 2018 IamExpat (nl)
added Feb 15, 2018 17:49
Crowded Cities has devised a trash receptacle that trains crows to throw away cigarette butts for a reward. The receptacle is called the Crowbar. A crow places a cigarette butt into a bin, which then senses the butt and dispenses a peanut. Cigarette b
Oct 19, 2017 azfamily.com (Newschannel 3)
added Oct 19, 2017 18:58
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
Oct 6, 2017 AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Oct 6, 2017 15:30
A large number of organizations, schools, child care institutions and sports clubs in Groningen are working together to make the city the first smoke-free city in the Netherlands. Their ultimate goal is to have no smokers in Groningen, and that no one in
Jul 24, 2017 NL Times (nl)
added Jul 27, 2017 15:31
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
Mar 28, 2017 DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Mar 28, 2017 12:23
[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,
Feb 18, 2017 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 18, 2017 21:44