Headlines Tagged with Belgium — 357 headlines found
tobacco retailers, who descended on Brussels to protest against the proposal, have complained that adoption of the directive would cause "serious damage" to 1.5 million operators, half of them tobacconists.
Feb 5, 2013 The Parliament Magazine (be)
added Feb 7, 2013 09:19
Big tobacco, long accused of complicity in smuggling, is under close scrutiny as it emerges that one of the world’s largest cigarette firms has been fined for oversupplying foreign markets. The practice of flooding low-tax foreign markets with more toba
Nov 16, 2014 The Guardian (uk)
added Nov 16, 2014 22:35
[Belgium, Europe, Malta] Dalli enquired over snus law amendments, claim EC employees • Former commissioner says OLAF showing ‘bad faith’
The EU’s anti-fraud agency (OLAF) has sent a new evidence note, with testimonies of two people who have made statements that former European Commissioner John Dalli enquired about the possibility of amending EU legislation relating to the smokeless tobacc
Sep 28, 2014 Malta Today (mt)
added Sep 29, 2014 06:50
I really want to make fun of Wil Hylton's New York Times Magazine essay on the wonders of Belgian pipe tobacco, but for some reason I'm craving said pipe tobacco. Mission accomplished, Wil.
Apr 14, 2013 The Daily Beast
added Apr 14, 2013 13:11
The Maltese police are considering whether to exhibit in court an email allegedly sent by lawyer Gayle Kimberley to Silvio Zammit...which could implicate her in the €60 million bribe allegedly sought to influence European tobacco rules.
Nov 17, 2014 Malta Today (mt)
added Nov 17, 2014 13:32
"Two terrorist attacks in Brussels are very dangerous, but of course 700,000 premature deaths are also...His comments however, may appear to have been said in distaste by those in Belgium still recovering from the recent terror attacks which claimed the
May 20, 2016 Sputnik (ru)
added May 22, 2016 19:46
The most recent edition, held in in September 2015 in Bologna, Italy, attracted a record number of delegates from around the world, including tobacco executives, financial analysts and even public health advocates.
Sep 27, 2016 Tobacco Reporter
added Sep 27, 2016 21:37
Jack Henningfield, a respected addictions researcher and a psychopharmacologist, organized two plenary sessions. He works for Pinney Associates, in Bethesda, MD, which consults to companies seeking to market products that treat addiction, pain and other
Sep 27, 2016 Forbes
added Sep 27, 2016 17:49
Companies use bogus smuggling claims to fight tobacco control measures, then foster black markets themselves... Incidents like the U.K. fine on BAT show policymakers that the tobacco industry is not a credible voice in conversations about illicit trade o
Nov 17, 2014 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Nov 17, 2014 13:36
“We hope that your participation in the GTNF 2016 programme was just a misunderstanding which will soon be rectified…” said a warning letter sent to participating researchers by Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, a major anti-smoking advocacy group in the U
Sep 26, 2016 Forbes
added Jan 2, 2017 00:24