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# stubbed-out - Thursday 23 August, 2018

Over 8 million cigarettes valued at €4.5 million seized at Dublin Port

They represented a loss to the Exchequer of approximately €3.6 million.

# stubbed-out - Friday 15 September, 2017

Seven million deaths were caused by tobacco use last year

The study made findings on life expectancy and causes of death.

# stubbed-out - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

Ireland's investment body could be stopped investing in tobacco - but doesn't invest very much in tobacco

The NTMA’s investments in the companies are made through fund managers.

# stubbed-out - Wednesday 9 November, 2016

Doctors urge all third level institutes to ban tobacco from campuses

UCD and Trinity College have started making their universities smoke-free.

# stubbed-out - Thursday 17 December, 2015

If you smoke in a car that has a child in it, you will be fined €100

The law comes into effect on 1 January.

# stubbed-out - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

# stubbed-out - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Canada has told tobacco firms to pay smokers over €11 billion

But the companies say they’ll appeal.

# stubbed-out - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Big Tobacco is threatening James Reilly but plain packs 'will be in shops by May 2017'

Minister James Reilly said he “must drive forward” the legislation.

# stubbed-out - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

'A great day for South Armagh Duty Free' - tobacco companies are not happy...

They say that the 40 cent increase on a packet of cigarettes will play into the hands of smugglers.

# stubbed-out - Thursday 2 October, 2014

Ireland is one step closer to a ban on smoking near children in cars

A bill will go to the Dáil next week, and has government support.

# stubbed-out - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

Retailers might stop selling cigarettes if tobacco licence fee goes up

That’s according to the National Federation of Retail Newsagents.

# stubbed-out - Saturday 30 August, 2014

Poll: Should all third-level campuses go 'smoke-free'? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should all third-level campuses go 'smoke-free'?

UCD is to ban the sale of tobacco products on campus from 1 September.

# stubbed-out - Thursday 6 February, 2014

'Operation Cigar' leads to seizure of 85 kilos of tobacco and nearly 4,000 cigarettes

One non-Irish national man was arrested in the seizure.

# stubbed-out - Tuesday 1 January, 2013

Smokers urged seek support to kick the habit as new year begins

One million people have successfully quit smoking in Ireland – and now the HSE is urging remaining smokers to kick the habit for good in 2013.

# stubbed-out - Wednesday 4 July, 2012

Beaumont Hospital bans smoking on its grounds

The HSE has set a target of banning smoking from the grounds of all health campuses by 2015.