Headlines Tagged with Netherlands — 575 headlines found
Comedian Hans Teeuwen smoked during a three-hour one-to-one interview in the Zomergasten series at the end of July, which health and safety inspectors say breaks a ban on smoking in the workplace. Smokers have disappeared from the television screens and
Aug 31, 2013 DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Sep 1, 2013 03:06
VPRO said it's appealing a $792 levied against the network for airing an interview during which comedian Hans Teeuwen smoked. Teeuwen said he lit up the cigarette out of habit during a 3-hour, one-on-one interview on "Zomergasten" at the end of July.
Aug 31, 2013 UPI
added Sep 1, 2013 02:52
According to documents obtained by Vrij Nederland under freedom of information laws, the finance ministry is prepared to alter legal text at the behest of the tobacco industry. Statement In a statement, the ministry told news agency ANP it 'keeps to th
Jul 24, 2013 DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Jul 26, 2013 20:58
LETTER: Which smoking cessation aids are proven effective according to smokers who want to quit smoking? A report from the Netherlands
The use of evidence-based smoking cessation aids (SCA) is an important strategy in helping smokers to quit successfully ... do smokers know which SCA are evidence-based and which are not? This study sought to find an answer to this question.
Jul 22, 2013 Tobacco Control
added Jul 23, 2013 05:22
There are more people smoking in Amsterdam now than there were five years ago. The GGD (Public Health Service) concluded from recent research that while the number of smokers in the Netherlands as a whole is decreasing, the numbers in Amsterdam are doin
Jul 17, 2013 IamExpat (nl)
added Jul 17, 2013 15:29
Health minister Martin van Rijn has no plans to ban the sale of 'shisha pens' ... According to the public health institute RIVM, the vapour which users inhale from the electronic cigarettes is not dangerous to health. Therefore there is no reason to ban
Jul 4, 2013 DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Jul 17, 2013 15:17
The changes in the tobacco law will see the smoking ban in bars and cafes reinstated across the entire hospitality industry, including in small establishments run by their owners.
Jul 9, 2013 DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Jul 17, 2013 15:16
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
Junior justice minister Martin van Rijn on Tuesday sent his bill tightening up the smoking ban to the government's highest advisory body, the Raad van State. The changes in the tobacco law will see the smoking ban in bars and cafes reinstated across the
Jul 9, 2013 Expatica.com (nl)
added Jul 9, 2013 14:47
A Dutch pension fund said Monday it has sold its stakes in tobacco companies and put them on its investment blacklist amid child-labor allegations and concerns over worker conditions in the sector. PFZW, a pension fund for health-care workers, said it sh
Jul 1, 2013 Dow Jones Newswires
added Jul 3, 2013 03:40