German restaurant owner gives non-smoking employees extra holiday

German restaurant owner gives non-smoking employees extra holiday

Would you give up smoking for more time off work? A restaurant owner in the western German state of Rhineland Palatinate has started offering employees who don’t smoke five days of extra holiday.

Berlin’s smoking culture drew me here. It also gave me a reason to finally quit
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Berlin’s smoking culture drew me here. It also gave me a reason to finally quit

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‘Long overdue’: German coalition agrees to ban tobacco advertising

Petition forces Bavarian smoking ban referendum

Petition forces Bavarian smoking ban referendum

Last gasp petition for Bavarian smoking ban edges to referendum

Last gasp petition for Bavarian smoking ban edges to referendum

German doctors call for complete ban on smoking advertising

German doctors call for complete ban on smoking advertising

Four German states push for smoking ban in cars with children

Four German states push for smoking ban in cars with children

Opinion: Why Germany needs to take the smoking ban more seriously

Opinion: Why Germany needs to take the smoking ban more seriously

One in five German schoolkids have smoked shisha tobacco: survey

One in five German schoolkids have smoked shisha tobacco: survey

Chain-smoking ex-Chancellor’s golden cigarette case put up for auction

Chain-smoking ex-Chancellor’s golden cigarette case put up for auction

Police launch child abuse investigation over photo of baby smoking

Police launch child abuse investigation over photo of baby smoking

75 billion smokes: report reveals which vices Germans indulge most

75 billion smokes: report reveals which vices Germans indulge most

Berlin woman faces €250,000 fine if she smokes on balcony past 8pm

Berlin woman faces €250,000 fine if she smokes on balcony past 8pm

Germany’s favourite smoker wins battle against eviction

Germany’s favourite smoker wins battle against eviction

Here’s where Germany’s unhealthiest people live

Here’s where Germany’s unhealthiest people live

Germany creates beer ‘scare labels’ to fight binge-drinking

Germany creates beer ‘scare labels’ to fight binge-drinking

No nanny state here: Germany a top place to let loose

No nanny state here: Germany a top place to let loose

Cologne man’s teeth blown out while smoking e-cigarette

Cologne man’s teeth blown out while smoking e-cigarette

Tobacco advertising could disappear by 2020

Tobacco advertising could disappear by 2020

Germany’s No 1. smoker goes cold turkey at 96

Germany’s No 1. smoker goes cold turkey at 96

Judge rules smoking senior can’t be evicted

Judge rules smoking senior can’t be evicted

Germany and the seven deadly sins

Germany and the seven deadly sins

Cigarette sales drop to lowest numbers yet

Cigarette sales drop to lowest numbers yet

Balcony smoking times can be limited: court

Balcony smoking times can be limited: court

Pensioner evicted from home for smoking

Pensioner evicted from home for smoking

Bavarian health leader seeks e-cigarette ban

Bavarian health leader seeks e-cigarette ban

Germany set to ban cigarette street ads from 2022

Germany set to ban cigarette street ads from 2022

‘Germany should raise smoking age to 21’

‘Germany should raise smoking age to 21’

Germany bans Marlboro ‘Maybe’ cigarette ads

Germany bans Marlboro ‘Maybe’ cigarette ads

Court: E-cigarette sales can not be restricted

Court: E-cigarette sales can not be restricted

Smoking ban hits small pubs where it hurts

Smoking ban hits small pubs where it hurts

Ex-Chancellor ‘hoards 38,000 cigarettes’

Ex-Chancellor ‘hoards 38,000 cigarettes’

Court: landlady right to evict stinky smoker

Court: landlady right to evict stinky smoker

Young Germans stub out cigarettes

Young Germans stub out cigarettes

Tougher smoking ban worries bar owners

Tougher smoking ban worries bar owners

Smoking ban cuts heart attacks and strokes

Smoking ban cuts heart attacks and strokes

Smoking rules start to stub out the cigs

Smoking rules start to stub out the cigs

Huge health survey taps 200,000 for key data

Huge health survey taps 200,000 for key data

Alcoholism ‘costs about 20 years of life’

Alcoholism ‘costs about 20 years of life’

Scary photos on tobacco ‘should be copied’ here

Scary photos on tobacco ‘should be copied’ here

Maybe not so clever – Marlboro pulls adverts

Maybe not so clever – Marlboro pulls adverts

Baltic beaches declared no smoking zones

Baltic beaches declared no smoking zones

Women catching up men in smoking deaths

Women catching up men in smoking deaths

Study: net replacing drugs as youth habit

Study: net replacing drugs as youth habit

Smoking ban ‘has cut heart attacks’

Smoking ban ‘has cut heart attacks’

Hamburg’s smoking ban goes up in smoke

Hamburg’s smoking ban goes up in smoke

Teen smoking plunges

Teen smoking plunges

Work ciggie break ban idea hits opposition

Work ciggie break ban idea hits opposition

Pack of cigarettes to cost more than €5

Pack of cigarettes to cost more than €5

Cancer experts want shock photos on cigarette packs

Cancer experts want shock photos on cigarette packs

MPs push for national smoking ban

MPs push for national smoking ban

Pub smoking still widespread despite ban

Pub smoking still widespread despite ban

Every fifth German has a drinking problem

Every fifth German has a drinking problem

Oktoberfest to enforce strict smoking ban

Oktoberfest to enforce strict smoking ban

Traditions like smoking are not worth defending

Traditions like smoking are not worth defending

Social Democrats push for national smoking ban

Social Democrats push for national smoking ban

Higher tobacco taxes push smokers to contraband cigarettes

Higher tobacco taxes push smokers to contraband cigarettes

Germans cut back on smoking, but spend more as prices increase

Germans cut back on smoking, but spend more as prices increase

Bavaria to filter smoking ban

Bavaria to filter smoking ban

Steppin’ out for a smoke

Steppin’ out for a smoke

Tobacco giant Philip Morris raising cigarette prices

Tobacco giant Philip Morris raising cigarette prices

Chocolate cigarettes labelled a gateway drug

Chocolate cigarettes labelled a gateway drug

Nobel laureate warns against relaxing smoking ban

Nobel laureate warns against relaxing smoking ban

Bavaria could relax smoking ban

Bavaria could relax smoking ban

Smokers to enjoy final Oktoberfest before ban

Smokers to enjoy final Oktoberfest before ban

Health insurers reject treating smokers as sick people

Health insurers reject treating smokers as sick people

Why Angie ain’t no Maggie

Why Angie ain’t no Maggie

Exberliner Magazine picks Berlin’s best smoking rooms

Exberliner Magazine picks Berlin’s best smoking rooms

German state health official quits over lax smoking ban

German state health official quits over lax smoking ban

Igniting Europe’s smoking revolution

Igniting Europe’s smoking revolution

Germans favour national smoking ban

Germans favour national smoking ban

Germany needs a comprehensive smoking ban

Germany needs a comprehensive smoking ban

German high court overturns smoking ban

German high court overturns smoking ban

German bars flouting smoking ban by converting to private clubs

German bars flouting smoking ban by converting to private clubs

Berlin to enforce smoking ban halfheartedly

Berlin to enforce smoking ban halfheartedly

German smoking ban crippling bars and pubs

German smoking ban crippling bars and pubs

Orderly Germans rebel against public smoking ban

Orderly Germans rebel against public smoking ban

Smoking ban dents German cigarette sales

Smoking ban dents German cigarette sales

Pubs complain German smoking ban hits trade

Pubs complain German smoking ban hits trade

Bavarian smoking ban called a healthy success

Bavarian smoking ban called a healthy success

Smoking ban drives German barkeeper to suicide

Smoking ban drives German barkeeper to suicide

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Survey: Germans positive about new smoking ban

Puff-happy Berlin flouts smoking ban

Puff-happy Berlin flouts smoking ban

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Smoking ban discontinued in Rhineland-Palatinate

German smokers now faced with pics of rotting teeth

German smokers now faced with pics of rotting teeth