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[Europe, Netherlands] More smokers buy tobacco abroad as taxes go up

The amount raised for the treasury by tobacco sales has again fallen below official forecasts, the Financieele Dagblad said on Thursday. Tobacco industry figures show that consumers are increasingly buying their cigarettes and rolling tobacco in Belgiu (nl)
added Mar 3, 2016 23:32


The study was commissioned by Stichting Eindspel Tabak, Foundation Endgame Tobacco in English. The foundation is working towards the gradual implementation of a total ban on the sale of tobacco in the country. For this study, SEO looked at the costs and
NL Times (nl)
added Feb 15, 2016 20:41

[Netherlands] Smoking costs Dutch society up to €43bn a year: report

SEO looked at three scenarios and compared them to a society in which no one smokes. It found that smokers and ex-smokers add considerably to the costs of society, die sooner, are less productive at work and have a lower quality of life. For every smoking (nl)
added Feb 15, 2016 20:28

[Netherlands] MPs vote to ban smoking on school grounds by 2020

The lower house of Dutch parliament on Tuesday approved a proposal to ban smoking on all school grounds by 2020, the Volkskrant reports. “Because of see smoking, do smoking, I am delighted that we will soon no longer see any cigarettes around schools”,
NL Times (nl)
added Feb 3, 2016 22:37
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[Netherlands] Smoking to be banned in Dutch school playgrounds in 2020

MPs have voted in favour of new legislation which will ban smoking in all school and mbo college playgrounds from 2020. At the moment, almost half of secondary schools and nearly all mbo colleges allow smoking outside the school premises. Attempts to ba (nl)
added Feb 3, 2016 22:37

[Europe, Netherlands] MPs set to vote for new tobacco packaging with gruesome images

Dutch MPs are today expected to approve new European Union rules on tobacco packaging, which will see 65% of cigarette packets covered with health warnings. The new packaging, which will include photographs of damaged lungs and other smoking-generated hea (nl)
added Jan 28, 2016 14:55

Pensionfund DSM Netherlands Has $6,901,000 Stake in Philip Morris International Inc. (PM)

Pensionfund DSM Netherlands reduced its stake in Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM) by 13.3% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 78,500 shares of the company’s stoc
added Jan 9, 2016 18:25

[Netherlands, UK] 10 million cigarettes seized by Border Force officials at Killingholme docks

The cigarettes had been shipped to the UK inside an unaccompanied trailer which arrived at the port from Rotterdam in The Netherlands. Officers discovered the cigarettes hidden inside boxes labelled as textiles for a clothing company. There were exactly
Grimsby Telegraph (uk)
added Dec 18, 2015 21:29

[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
added Dec 11, 2015 22:39

[Netherlands] Dutch to restrict e-cigarettes to over-18s

The cabinet will today slap a minimum age of 18 on electronic cigarettes in an effort to stop youngsters smoking...advertising e-cigarettes will be subject to the same rules as traditional tobacco products. The changes are being incorporated into the Dut (nl)
added Dec 4, 2015 22:05
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