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[Switzerland] Swiss voters say no to smoking ban

TWO in three Swiss voters have rejected a referendum aimed at tightening a smoking ban, to the relief of the hotel and restaurant sector that had complained of excess regulation. Only Geneva voted slightly in favour of the initiative
AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Sep 23, 2012 18:20
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[Switzerland] Swiss see hike in Africa tobacco smuggling

AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Feb 8, 2012 00:00
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[Switzerland] A Swiss Startup Is Pumping Out Legal Hashish

KannaSwiss is pumping out bricks of legal hash and pot products that are potent but legal in a growing number of countries....There will be different flavors to choose from. The product is smoked like traditional hash, often in a joint mixed with tobacco.
Bloomberg News
added Dec 8, 2017 22:40
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[Switzerland] Swiss Rail to test smoke-free train stations and platforms

will experiment with smoking restrictions at various train stations in response to customer complaints about second-hand smoke and cigarette butts on platforms impacting on comfort.
Le News (ch)
added Nov 3, 2017 01:57
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[Switzerland] VIDEO: Non-smoking apartments sell out in Zurich

A non-smoking apartment block has been built in Zurich, the first of its kind in Switzerland. (RTS/swissinfo.ch) All 40 apartments in the block, built by the Schönheim housing cooperative, have been sold. Tenants sign a contract agreeing not to smoke, wh
swissinfo (Swiss Radio International) (ch)
added May 19, 2017 15:09
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[Switzerland] E-cigarette liquids: Constancy of content across batches and accuracy of labeling

The nicotine content of these e-liquids matched the labels on the bottles, and was relatively constant across production batches. The content of propylene glycol and glycerol was also stable across batches, as was the pH.
Addictive Behaviors
added May 15, 2017 14:38
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[Switzerland] People with Epilepsy are more likely to be Smokers, Study Suggests

There is a strong correlation between epilepsy and smoking according to a study of people living in French-speaking Switzerland. Although it has yet to be established whether or not epilepsy actually causes smoking, there appears to be a genetic link bet
Epilepsy Research UK (uk)
added Jul 21, 2016 22:35
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[Switzerland] LETTER: When federal science is muffling harm reduction by vaping

“E-cigarette use in young Swiss men: is vaping an effective way of reducing or quitting smoking?” contains errors and methodological bias. Meaningful data and context are hidden. The conclusion that there is no beneficial effect of vaping for smoking cess
Swiss Medical Weekly (ch)
added Jul 17, 2016 02:04
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[Switzerland] When vaping lobbyists get science wrong – reply to Poirson

We strongly protest against being portrayed by a vaping lobbyist as loyal assistants of official federal science who are ideologically blind toward harm reduction strategies.
Swiss Medical Weekly (ch)
added Jul 17, 2016 01:58
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[Latin America, Switzerland] PHILIP MORRIS BRANDS SÀRL, PHILIP MORRIS PRODUCTS S.A. and ABAL HERMANOS S.A. (THE CLAIMANTS) and ORIENTAL REPUBLIC OF URUGUAY (THE RESPONDENT) (ICSID Case No. ARB/10/7): AWARD (PDF) (224 pp)

For these reasons the Tribunal holds that the procedural improprieties were not sufficient in this case to rise to the standard of a denial of justice and decides that there was no denial of justice also in the SPR proceedings. / Concurring and Dissenti
Presidencia de la República Oriental del Uruguay (uy)
added Jul 10, 2016 14:41
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