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Slovenia looks to tighten tobacco rules as effects of 2007 law fade ($$)

Slovenia is expected to get new restrictions on tobacco products, including regulation of electronic cigarettes, as the Health Ministry works to reverse a rebound in the number of smokers in recent years.
Slovenian Press Agency (STA) (si)
added Feb 21, 2016 16:30
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[Slovenia] Cigarettes, Alcohol Costlier as Higher Excise Duty Kicks In

Slovenian Press Agency (STA) (si)
added Apr 1, 2012 00:00
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[Slovenia] Ministry to present changes to tobacco legislation ($$)

Health Ministry will present changes to Slovenia's tobacco legislation aimed at tightening restrictions in an effort to discourage smoking. The new provisions are also expected to deal with electronic cigarettes.
Slovenian Press Agency (STA) (si)
added Feb 24, 2016 11:22
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[Slovenia] Tighter tobacco rules coming soon ($$)

The government is expected to shortly tighten anti-tobacco legislation. The one-month period of public consultation ended this week. The proposed solutions enjoy broad support and some NGOs are even calling for stricter rules. Tobacco producers, on the ot
Slovenian Press Agency (STA) (si)
added Apr 11, 2016 04:36
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[Slovenia] Dogovor o enaki embalaži cigaret dosežen, o tobačnem centu še ne Omejevanje uporabe tobačnih izdelkov [The agreement on the same packaging of cigarettes reached the center of the tobacco does not Restricting the use of tobacco products]

Representatives of the Ministries of Health and of Finance were harmonized, that under the draft law on the restriction of the use of tobacco products introduced unified packaging of tobacco products and license to sell tobacco.
RTV Slovenia (si)
added Sep 30, 2016 02:37
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[Slovenia] MPs to vote on anti-tobacco law

The National Assembly will discuss five legislative proposals, among them the government-sponsored changes to the act on the use of tobacco and related products, as the February plenary continues on Wednesday.
Slovenian Press Agency (STA) (si)
added Feb 15, 2017 14:45
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Smoking Kills almost Ten Slovenians Every Day ($$)

Almost ten people die every day in Slovenia due to consequences of smoking, of which three die of lung cancer, the Health Ministry has warned, adding that smoking and exposure to second-hand smoke is the main cause of lung cancer.
Slovenian Press Agency (STA) (si)
added Oct 18, 2013 14:03
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[Europe] EU commissioner hails Slovenia's reform, anti-tobacco efforts ($$)

European Health and Food Safety Commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis praised Slovenia's health reform efforts and the impending tightening of anti-tobacco legislation as he paid a visit to Slovenia on Monday.
Slovenian Press Agency (STA) (si)
added Mar 21, 2016 18:46
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[Slovenia] FinMin opposed to new tobacco levy ($$)

Finance Ministry disagrees with the proposal to introduce a "tobacco cent" as part on the Health Ministry-sponsored motion tightening anti-tobacco legislation, an official said on Thursday.
Slovenian Press Agency (STA) (si)
added Apr 14, 2016 21:46
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[Slovenia] Cigarette-Free Day Encourages Smokers to Give Up Unhealthy Habit

The National Institute for Public Health (NIJZ) urged smokers on the occasion of Slovenian Cigarette-Free Day on Friday to abandon smoking, which is the cause of death among roughly half of the smoking population. Smokers in Slovenia die 15 years sooner o
Slovenian Press Agency (STA) (si)
added Jan 31, 2014 14:40
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