Headlines Tagged with Netherlands — 576 headlines found
Dutch shipbuilder IHC Merwede is to fine workers who light up a cigarette outside official breaks 100 euros for each offence. Repeat offenders may miss out on their profit share of some 2,400 euros, the Dutch daily AD reported.
Oct 7, 2012 Daijiworld.com (in)
added Oct 7, 2012 13:12
During a single year when the Dutch government covered the costs of counseling and drugs to help smokers quit, calls to a national smoking-cessation hotline rose 10-fold, and the number of smokers in the country dropped significantly, according to a new s
Oct 5, 2012 Reuters
added Oct 6, 2012 05:19
The decision by the family doctors' pension fund to invest in tobacco is up to the external asset manager, the fund said in a statement on Thursday.
Sep 6, 2012 DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Sep 7, 2012 13:41
In a statement, it said: "We have outsourced our asset management to external managers, who have the discretion to invest in tobacco. We regularly look into the ethical aspects of investments, and the issues of health, food safety and access to medication
Sep 7, 2012 IPE.com / Investments and Pensions Europe (uk)
added Sep 7, 2012 12:12
The Dutch family doctors’ pension fund has increased its investment in British American Tobacco despite protests about the shareholding earlier this year, the Financieele Dagblad reports on Tuesday.
Sep 4, 2012 DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Sep 4, 2012 18:05
Nearly half of Dutch cafes and bars still allow customers to smoke on their premises, according to figures released on Tuesday by the food safety authority NVWA.
Jun 19, 2012 DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Jun 20, 2012 15:49
The smoking ban in Dutch bars and clubs is being widely ignored, according to the authority responsible for enforcing it. Almost half the cafés in the Netherlands turn a blind eye to smoking customers.
Jun 18, 2012 Expatica.com (nl)
added Jun 18, 2012 13:23
"De Jager yielded to tobacco lobby"
Jun 8, 2012 NU.nl
added Jun 11, 2012 15:24
Tobacco giant Philip Morris is urging local politicians in Bergen op Zoom to lobby against the planned rise in tobacco taxes . . . The company has also sent councillors a concept letter than they can sign and send on to national government.
May 24, 2012 DutchNews.nl (nl)
added May 24, 2012 09:55
The majority of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) referred for pulmonary rehabilitation have multiple extra-pulmonary comorbidities, according to a new study from the Netherlands.
May 21, 2012 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added May 22, 2012 13:29