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News Vatican City State » Health: Pope bans sale of cigarettes in Vatican on health grounds

News channel or source: http://www.catholicworldreport.com/2017/11/09/pope-bans-sale-of-cigarettes-in-vatican-on-health-grounds/
Publication date: hursday 09 November 2017

In a move likely to have some Vatican employees fuming, Pope Francis has decided to ban the sale of cigarettes inside the City State on the grounds that the Holy See cannot profit from a proven health hazard. In a Nov. 9 statement, Vatican spokesman Greg ...

News Vatican City State » Health: Holy Smoke! Vatican to stop selling cigarettes in its shops

News channel or source: http://www.spokesman.com/stories/2017/nov/09/holy-smoke-vatican-to-stop-selling-cigarettes-in-i/
Publication date: Wednesday 08 November 2017

Francis made the decision because “the Holy See cannot contribute to an activity that clearly damages the health ... Vatican documents, “Avarice,” reported that cigarette sales bring in an estimated $11 million a year to the Vatican City State ...

News Vatican City State » Health: Pope Francis bans cigarette sales inside Vatican City

News channel or source: http://www.masslive.com/living/index.ssf/2017/11/pope_francis_bans_sale_of_cigarettes_inside_vatican_city_state.html
Publication date: hursday 09 November 2017

VATICAN CITY STATE - Pope Francis has banned cigarettes sales at the duty-free shop inside Vatican City. The ban means less revenue for the Vatican, but is said to be an effort by Francis, known for his own health conscious lifestyle, to not promote a ...

News Vatican City State » Health: New Vatican health director named

News channel or source: http://www.catholicculture.org/news/headlines/index.cfm?storyid=25700
Publication date: Sunday 02 August 2015

Pope Francis has named Alfredo Pontecorvi, an endocrinologist and university professor, as the new director of the Department of Health and Hygiene for the Vatican City State. According to the Vatican, the department "is responsible for providing health ...

News Vatican City State » Health: Vatican arrests former archbishop on child sex charges

News channel or source: http://www.nydailynews.com/news/world/archbishop-arrested-vatican-child-sex-charges-article-1.1949938
Publication date: uesday 23 September 2014

the Vatican City State's separate criminal court opened a preliminary hearing into his case and ordered him placed under house arrest. A Vatican statement said Wesolwski presented medical documentation detailing health concerns that presumably prevented a ...

News Vatican City State » Health: Holy Smoke! Vatican to stop selling cigarettes in its shops

News channel or source: http://wkrg.com/2017/11/09/holy-smoke-vatican-to-stop-selling-cigarettes-in-its-shops/
Publication date: Wednesday 08 November 2017

Francis made the decision because “the Holy See cannot contribute to an activity that clearly damages the health ... Vatican documents, “Avarice,” reported that cigarette sales bring in an estimated 10 million euros a year to the Vatican City State ...

News Vatican City State » Health: Vatican to stop selling cigarettes

News channel or source: http://www.thehindu.com/news/international/vatican-to-stop-selling-cigarettes/article20045240.ece
Publication date: hursday 09 November 2017

The Pope made the decision because “the Holy See cannot contribute to an activity that clearly damages the health ... Vatican documents, Avarice, reported that cigarette sales bring in an estimated $11 million a year to the Vatican City State and are ...

News Vatican City State » Health: Holy Smoke! Vatican to stop selling cigarettes

News channel or source: http://www.stltoday.com/business/local/holy-smoke-vatican-to-stop-selling-cigarettes/article_8edaedb5-d133-5613-9d38-cc455545a79f.html
Publication date: Wednesday 08 November 2017

The Vatican said Francis took the decision because "the Holy See cannot contribute to an activity that clearly damages the health of people ... estimated 10 million euros a year to the Vatican City State and are the second-most important source of ...