Advertisement
This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 14 °C Sunday 18 August, 2019

#Cigarettes

From TheJournal.ie €39,000 worth of unstamped cigarettes and €1,530 in cash seized in Cork City Seized

€39,000 worth of unstamped cigarettes and €1,530 in cash seized in Cork City

The cigarettes were discovered with the assistance of detector dog Eva.

From TheJournal.ie Raise price of cigarettes to €20 a pack by 2025, government told Tax Hikes

Raise price of cigarettes to €20 a pack by 2025, government told

The Irish Heart Foundation is arguing for the move in its pre-Budget submission.

From TheJournal.ie Littering could literally be halved if cigarette butts weren't thrown on the ground Kick The Habit

Littering could literally be halved if cigarette butts weren't thrown on the ground

The 2018 National Litter Pollution Monitoring System Report has highlighted the extent of the problem

From TheJournal.ie Revenue worker who was fired after being caught 'red handed' selling contraband cigarettes loses appeal against dismissal Revenue

Revenue worker who was fired after being caught 'red handed' selling contraband cigarettes loses appeal against dismissal

The details of the case are disclosed in a Workplace Relations Commission (WRC) ruling.

From TheJournal.ie 'It's just not good behaviour': Hospital anti-smoking policy flouted by patients and visitors Smoking

'It's just not good behaviour': Hospital anti-smoking policy flouted by patients and visitors

On 4 July 2012, Beaumont Hospital became a “tobacco-free campus”.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí raid cigarette and alcohol processing plant in Louth Knockbridge

Gardaí raid cigarette and alcohol processing plant in Louth

This factory had the capability of producing cigarettes and alcohol with an estimated loss of €25 million euro to the exchequer.

From TheJournal.ie Drinking a bottle of wine a week carries the same cancer risk as smoking 5-10 cigarettes, study finds Tipple

Drinking a bottle of wine a week carries the same cancer risk as smoking 5-10 cigarettes, study finds

The researchers said even moderate drinking increases the risk of developing cancer in your lifetime.

From TheJournal.ie Revenue seizes €35,000 worth of cigarettes and pipe tobacco from cargo vessel Belview Port

Revenue seizes €35,000 worth of cigarettes and pipe tobacco from cargo vessel

Brands such as L&M, ASOS and NAKHLA were seized.

From TheJournal.ie Teen vapers are more likely to use sweet-flavoured e-cigarettes than adult vapers, study finds Vaping

Teen vapers are more likely to use sweet-flavoured e-cigarettes than adult vapers, study finds

The US Food and Drug Administration has declared youth e-cigarette use as an epidemic in the country.

From TheJournal.ie Revenue seize car and cigarettes and tobacco worth over €16,500 Revenue

Revenue seize car and cigarettes and tobacco worth over €16,500

This represents a potential loss to the Exchequer of almost €13,500.

From TheJournal.ie Revenue seizes cigarettes and tobacco worth €20,000 at Dublin Airport Seizure

Revenue seizes cigarettes and tobacco worth €20,000 at Dublin Airport

Revenue said that its officers made the seizure during routine operations yesterday morning.

From TheJournal.ie 'It's not unusual to make six or more attempts': Dr Patrick Doorley on how to quit smoking in 2019 Resolution This post contains videos

'It's not unusual to make six or more attempts': Dr Patrick Doorley on how to quit smoking in 2019

Quitting smoking can be difficult, but having clear goals and support networks to help with motivation can help chances for success.

From TheJournal.ie Nearly €20,000 was spent on cigarettes in the Dáil bar this year Lighting Up

Nearly €20,000 was spent on cigarettes in the Dáil bar this year

Over 1,700 packets were sold in the year to 15 October.

From TheJournal.ie There are more people who drink, smoke and have illnesses in deprived areas Health Study

There are more people who drink, smoke and have illnesses in deprived areas

In the last 3 years, the number of smokers in Ireland decreased by 80,000.

From TheJournal.ie The price of a packet of cigarettes is set to go up by 50c Budget 2019

The price of a packet of cigarettes is set to go up by 50c

A 20-packet of a popular brand will now cost smokers €12.70.

From TheJournal.ie Most people want cost of cigarettes increased by fiver to fund cancer treatments Budget 2019

Most people want cost of cigarettes increased by fiver to fund cancer treatments

Budget 2019 is set to be unveiled tomorrow.

From TheJournal.ie Cash and 24,000 cigarettes seized in Donegal and Galway Shadow Economy

Cash and 24,000 cigarettes seized in Donegal and Galway

The seizures are part of Revenue’s ongoing operations targeting the shadow economy.

From TheJournal.ie Over 18 kilograms of chewing tobacco seized during raid of Limerick apartment Customs Seizure

Over 18 kilograms of chewing tobacco seized during raid of Limerick apartment

The search was made after a quantity of cigarettes was discovered in a parcel originating in the UK labelled as “toys”.

From TheJournal.ie Over 8 million cigarettes valued at €4.5 million seized at Dublin Port Stubbed Out

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.

From TheJournal.ie Revenue seize cannabis infused 'jelly sweets' at Portlaoise postal centre Sugar High

Revenue seize cannabis infused 'jelly sweets' at Portlaoise postal centre

The drugs which originated in the US were discovered by Revenue detector dog Stella.

From TheJournal.ie 6kg of herbal cannabis marked as 'gifts' seized at Portlaoise postal centre Drug Haul

6kg of herbal cannabis marked as 'gifts' seized at Portlaoise postal centre

The drugs originated in Thailand.

From TheJournal.ie Cannabis worth €23k seized after detector dog Bailey finds it in vacuum cleaner Dublin

Cannabis worth €23k seized after detector dog Bailey finds it in vacuum cleaner

A 17-year-old was arrested in connection with the seizure.

From TheJournal.ie Alcohol, tobacco and medicine seized at Dublin Port Revenue

Alcohol, tobacco and medicine seized at Dublin Port

The contraband products have a combined estimated retail value of almost €9,000.

From TheJournal.ie 'It's illegal and they'll be seized': DSPCA condemns transport of puppies without passports to UK Dublin Port

'It's illegal and they'll be seized': DSPCA condemns transport of puppies without passports to UK

Revenue officers seized five puppies at Dublin Port yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Revenue dog Elvis sniffs out €408k worth of black market cigarettes in Meath Found Dog

Revenue dog Elvis sniffs out €408k worth of black market cigarettes in Meath

The find represents 33,500 packets of Jim branded cigarettes.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí find 1.3 million stolen cigarettes in Dublin Clondalkin

Gardaí find 1.3 million stolen cigarettes in Dublin

The cigarettes had been stolen earlier this month.

From TheJournal.ie Cigarette butts make up more than half of the litter on Dublin's streets Butt Out

Cigarette butts make up more than half of the litter on Dublin's streets

To help draw attention to this Dublin City Council has started a new campaign.

From TheJournal.ie You're twice as likely to develop mental health problems if you smoke, HSE says Giving Up
From TheJournal.ie Pope Francis orders ban on sale of cigarettes in the Vatican Banned

Pope Francis orders ban on sale of cigarettes in the Vatican

The move will see the Vatican give up an estimated €10 million a year in profits.

From TheJournal.ie €880,000 worth of cigarettes found in truck in crates marked 'book covers' Seized

€880,000 worth of cigarettes found in truck in crates marked 'book covers'

1.6 million cigarettes were seized.

From TheJournal.ie €4.5 million worth of cigarettes found at Dublin Port in container marked 'tyres' Revenue

€4.5 million worth of cigarettes found at Dublin Port in container marked 'tyres'

9.6 million cigarettes were seized.

From TheJournal.ie Tourists face €2.5k fine or a year in prison for smoking on Thailand's beaches Quit It

Tourists face €2.5k fine or a year in prison for smoking on Thailand's beaches

The new ban follows a clean-up of nearly 140,000 cigarette butts from a 2.5 kilometre stretch of the famed Patong beach in Phuket.

From TheJournal.ie Sniffer dogs help discover 8,000 cigarettes and €15k in cash Sniffing Out Crime

Sniffer dogs help discover 8,000 cigarettes and €15k in cash

Three people were questioned in relation to the seizure.

From TheJournal.ie Over €19,000 worth of smuggled alcohol and cigarettes seized in Dublin Undeclared

Over €19,000 worth of smuggled alcohol and cigarettes seized in Dublin

Over 28,000 contraband cigarettes were seized at Dublin Airport this weekend.

From TheJournal.ie Revenue seizes 230,000 cigarettes and 160 kilos of tobacco in Dublin Crackdown

Revenue seizes 230,000 cigarettes and 160 kilos of tobacco in Dublin

A large quantity of cash was also detained.

From TheJournal.ie Irish Navy member commanding officer brought to court over duty-free cigarettes On Duty

Irish Navy member commanding officer brought to court over duty-free cigarettes

The Irish Navy member said the reprimand he received should be quashed because it was imposed by an officer he claims played a role in the investigation

From TheJournal.ie X-ray scanner used again as Revenue seizes cigarettes worth €3.5 million at Dublin Port Smuggling

X-ray scanner used again as Revenue seizes cigarettes worth €3.5 million at Dublin Port

Revenue has seized almost 15 million cigarettes that had been smuggled into Ireland in the last two weeks.

From TheJournal.ie Tobacco giant Philip Morris ordered to pay Australian government millions Plain Packaging

Tobacco giant Philip Morris ordered to pay Australian government millions

The order comes after the failed attempt to sue the country over its plain packaging laws.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Did you stick to your Lent plan? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Did you stick to your Lent plan?

How’s that sweet tooth of yours?

From TheJournal.ie These are the price differences in alcohol and cigarettes across the border that Noonan is monitoring Close Eye

These are the price differences in alcohol and cigarettes across the border that Noonan is monitoring

The Finance Minister says he’s monitoring price levels to try and prevent differences that would would see consumers crossing the border to shop.

1 2 3 4 5