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#Cigarettes and Alcohol

# cigarettes-and-alcohol - Thursday 27 December, 2018

Finance Minister was going to give smokers a break in Budget 2019 - but changed his mind

The department said the last-minute shift was for health reasons.

# cigarettes-and-alcohol - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

'A pint for everyone': How the front pages are covering the Budget

There are very few puns.

# cigarettes-and-alcohol - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

Cigarettes now cost €10 a pack... But where does all that tax go?

The change kicked in at midnight. Here’s where that extra 40c goes…

# cigarettes-and-alcohol - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Cigarettes are going to cost €10 a packet from tomorrow

But there will be no change in the price of a pint.

# cigarettes-and-alcohol - Thursday 11 October, 2012

Inflation eases to 1.6 per cent despite rise in clothing and alcohol prices

The price of goods and services in Ireland rose 1.6 per cent in the 12 months to September 2012.