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[Norway] This 19-year-old billionaire's tobacco fortune was partly built on child labour

Alexandra Andresen, 19, became the official youngest billionaire in the world this month with a $1.2 billion... On Wednesday, MailOnline highlighted publicly available records that show the bulk of the fortune comes from Tiedemanns Tobaksfabrik corporatio
Business Insider
added Mar 9, 2016 16:44
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[Norway] Smoking bans spread to balconies

A new condominium project in the Oslo suburb of Bærum will ban smoking on balconies and in the garden terraces of those with units on the ground floor. Developers claim the smoke would otherwise bother neighbours. “We have developed housing projects in t
Views and News from Norway (no)
added Aug 11, 2015 11:49
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[Norway] Public Release: 14-Apr-2015 E-cigarette use is not risk-free

E-cigarettes are not without health risks for people who vape or for bystanders. This is one of the conclusions from a new risk assessment report from the Norwegian Institute of Public Health (NIPH). The report has only considered e-cigarettes with nico
EurekAlert
added Apr 16, 2015 12:01
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[Norway] Coffee and Cigarettes May Protect Against Liver Disease

Coffee and cigarette smoking may protect against the rare liver disease Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis (PSC), study shows. In a new study from Norway published in Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, both coffee consumption and cigarette smoking are
ScienceDaily
added Dec 14, 2013 17:46
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[Norway] Stricter control on sale of tobacco proposed

The Government has suggested stricter regulations in order to limit the number of public areas where smoking is permitted. The act may also limit the places permitted to sell tobacco products.
Norway Post (no)
added Dec 19, 2012 06:02
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[Norway] Employers reluctant to hire smokers

An increasing number of Norwegian employers will only hire non-smokers. The Minister of Health, Anne Grete Strom-Erichsen supports their decision, Norway Post reported.
New Europe
added May 21, 2012 18:49
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[Norway] Not to be sniffed at: more Norwegians turn from cigarettes to snuff

The preference for snus in Norway, is certain to revive debate over the health effects of the product, a moist powder tobacco that is popped under the lip. Though its sale is illegal across the EU, it is manufactured and used in Sweden, which has an exe
The Guardian (uk)
added Jan 19, 2018 21:17
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[Norway] Majority: Ban tobacco sales for those born after 2000

Six out of ten Norwegians support a proposal from the Norwegian Medical Association (Legeforeningen - NMA) to ban the sale of tobacco products to anyone born after 2000. NMA said in January that Norway should create “a tobacco-free generation” by 2035.
The Local (no)
added May 30, 2016 19:35
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[Norway] Smoke from e-cigarettes a health hazard: Study

The vapour from e-cigarettes contains the same amount of nicotine as that from ordinary cigarettes, posing a serious health risk to those who inhale it passively, a new study from the Norwegian Institute of Public Health has revealed.
The Local (no)
added Apr 14, 2015 13:04
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[UK] Drunk plane passenger caused havoc on flight from Norway

Fellows put the Eastern Airways flight in danger by lighting up a cigarette and ignoring the instructions of crew members. Newcastle Crown Court heard Fellows had been working in Norway and had not consumed much alcohol because it was £15 a pint.
The Journal (uk)
added Oct 3, 2013 02:48
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