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[Netherlands] Small cafes must be smoke free, says appeal court

The appeal court in The Hague ruled on Tuesday that smoking must be banned in all cafes, with no exception for small cafes run by the owner. The smoking ban was introduced in 2008 and included all cafes, but in 2011 an exception was introduc
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Mar 28, 2013 10:38
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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] Lung specialists launch 'name and shame' tobacco lobby website

Two lung specialists have launched a website listing the names and jobs of people it says work for the tobacco industry lobby in the Netherlands. The list on tabaknee.nl also includes health minister Edith Schippers, whom it describes as the ‘minister of
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Mar 11, 2013 10:01
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[Netherlands] Flemish youngsters smoking and drinking less

Studies show that over the past five years young Flemings have been drinking less alcohol and smoking less tobacco and cannabis.
Expatica.com (nl)
added Mar 5, 2013 12:58
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[Netherlands] Calls to make possessing tobacco a criminal offence for under-16s

Tobacconists and petrol station owners are calling on parliament to make it a criminal offence for the under-16s to be caught with tobacco products, the Telegraaf reports on Wednesday.
Expatica.com (nl)
added Feb 27, 2013 11:52
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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] 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] Smoking is back on the political agenda, as MPs back total cafe ban

opposition party ChristenUnie plans to make a new effort to have smoking banned in all cafes and bars. The Netherlands banned smoking in cafes, bars and clubs in 2008, but since then small bars have been made exempt from the rules. And according to healt
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Jan 27, 2013 23:11
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[Netherlands] More cafes observe smoking ban, but it's still far from total

Some 57% of the Netherlands' bars and cafes now keep to the ban on smoking, compared with 51% in the spring, according to health ministry inspectors. Some 61% of discos and 88% of cafes which serve food are now smoke free, the inspectors said.
Expatica.com (nl)
added Dec 20, 2012 15:07
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[Netherlands] More cafes observe smoking ban, but it's still far from total

Some 57% of the Netherlands' bars and cafes now keep to the ban on smoking, compared with 51% in the spring, according to health ministry inspectors.
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Dec 24, 2012 10:48
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