# cigarettes - Today’s News
A glimpse at a little-seen world.
# cigarettes - Sunday 20 April, 2014
Today, we can do WHATEVER WE WANT.
# cigarettes - Saturday 19 April, 2014
If you give up drink, cigarettes, fast food, coffee and sweets you could save around €550.
# cigarettes - Monday 14 April, 2014
The cigarettes had a retail value of almost €19,000 and a potential loss to the Exchequer of €14,500.
# cigarettes - Wednesday 9 April, 2014
Retailers are calling on the government to step up their fight against smugglers.
# cigarettes - Friday 4 April, 2014
The sale of tobacco products could be banned between 7am and 9am and after 6pm.
# cigarettes - Thursday 3 April, 2014
An Oireachtas Committee has produced a detailed and wide-ranging report on the proposal to introduce plain packaging for cigarettes.
# cigarettes - Sunday 30 March, 2014
Noonan says the illegal tobacco trade is a high priority.
# cigarettes - Friday 28 March, 2014
A study published today shows such bans are also linked to a similar fall in the hospitals visits by children wit asthma.
# cigarettes - Thursday 20 March, 2014
An Irish male in his thirties was questioned and a file is being prepared for prosecution.
# cigarettes - Monday 17 March, 2014
Officers stopped and searched four men as they disembarked a flight from Wroclaw last night.
# cigarettes - Tuesday 11 March, 2014
Irish Rail have banned them on their trains, should others follow suit?
# cigarettes - Wednesday 5 March, 2014
Residents of the homes, as well as public psychiatric facilities, at sites in the Midlands will be exempt.
Don’t try this at home, kids.
# cigarettes - Monday 3 March, 2014
The 57-year-old father-of-three was diagnosed with terminal lung cancer last year.
# cigarettes - Thursday 13 February, 2014
The bosses of the cigarette companies maintain that plain tobacco packaging will boost illegal sales.
How can we protect our young people from the tactics of the tobacco industry? The answer is simple: plain packaging, writes Kathleen O’Meara.
# cigarettes - Thursday 6 February, 2014
What’s are the folks on Kildare Street up to today? Well, you asked…
# cigarettes - Wednesday 5 February, 2014
Cigarettes and other tobacco products will no longer be sold in any of the CVS’s 7,600 stores from later this year.
# cigarettes - Tuesday 28 January, 2014
Some e-cigarette distributors report that parents have been been attempting to purchase e-cigarettes for their teenage children.
# cigarettes - Sunday 26 January, 2014
Just how dangerous is passive smoking?
# cigarettes - Thursday 23 January, 2014
The Standardised Packaging of Tobacco Bill 2013 was discussed by the Oireachtas today with a focus on the impact it could have on the black market.
Plain packaging on cigarette packets is being discussed today in Leinster House.
A coalition of health groups are meeting this morning to urge that upcoming legislation be enacted.
What’s going on in Leinster House? Well, as you asked…
# cigarettes - Tuesday 21 January, 2014
The cigarettes were seized from a Ford Transit van on the Tipperary/Limerick border this afternoon.
# cigarettes - Friday 17 January, 2014
The report warns that smoking cigarettes can cause blindness, diabetes, erectile dysfunction and liver cancer.
# cigarettes - Tuesday 14 January, 2014
Two people were arrested and a number of mobile phones and tablets were seized in a follow-up search.
# cigarettes - Tuesday 7 January, 2014
In its report for 2013 published today, Revenue revealed that it seized drugs worth more than €44 million last year.
And their non-smoking counterparts don’t like it…
# cigarettes - Monday 6 January, 2014
More than 16,000 cigarettes were seized from the man’s luggage after he arrived on a flight from Dubai earlier today.
This will be the last year that people can light up a cigarette on hospital grounds.
That figure represents a drop of over 50 million on 2012.
# cigarettes - Wednesday 25 December, 2013
From January, those travelling from six EU member states will only be able to bring in 300 cigarettes without paying additional excise duty.
# cigarettes - Wednesday 18 December, 2013
Everybody’s talking about the bad weather, bankers charged with €7.2 billion fraud, and Ian Watkins sentenced to 35 years in prison.
The Minister for Health said it would be an “extraordinary society” which put the intellectual property rights of the tobacco industry ahead of the health of its citizens.
# cigarettes - Friday 13 December, 2013
In a separate development, a Lithuanian national was detained with over 12,000 cigarettes and hit with a two week jail sentence.
# cigarettes - Saturday 7 December, 2013
Plus: How much does the average family with two children spend on childcare every year?
# cigarettes - Saturday 30 November, 2013
The measures could restrict the amount of nicotine allowed in electronic cigarettes, which have been marketed as a way for smokers to wean themselves off the habit.
# cigarettes - Friday 29 November, 2013
Some of the seizures include 1.1 million cigarettes, 3,500 litres of spirits and 49 pellets of cocaine.
# cigarettes - Thursday 28 November, 2013
An Irish male in his fifties is being questioned over the seizure.