Headlines Tagged with Belgium — 353 headlines found
Banning smoking in enclosed public places can lead to lower rates of preterm birth, according to Belgian researchers who say the findings point to health benefits of smoke-free laws even in very early life.
Feb 14, 2013 Reuters
added Feb 14, 2013 20:41
The main event in cafes/bars in 2011 was the total ban on smoking. In early 2011, some sources expected that the unstable Belgian political environment would lead to a postponement of such a momentous decision.
Feb 7, 2013 SBWire
added Feb 13, 2013 14:50
Belgian police are investigating break-ins at the offices of three anti-smoking lobby groups in a central Brussels building, in which thieves stole material related to their campaigns against the tobacco industry.
Oct 23, 2012 Malta Independent (mt)
added Oct 23, 2012 16:08
has been presented with the "BMJ Most Committed to Quality" Golden Leaf Award at the 2016 Global Tobacco & Nicotine Forum (GTNF) in Brussels, Belgium. It is the first such award for the company.
Oct 6, 2016 PR Newswire
added Oct 6, 2016 17:01
[Belgium, Malta] Former European Commissioner ‘following Kessler testimony with disgust at manipulation of facts’
Former European Commissioner John Dalli has called on the police “to take action”, after accusing the chief of the EU anti-fraud agency of committing perjury.
Mar 17, 2015 Malta Today (mt)
added Mar 17, 2015 10:54
[Belgium] Effectiveness of the Electronic Cigarette: An Eight-Week Flemish Study with Six-Month Follow-up on Smoking Reduction, Craving and Experienced Benefits and Complaints [FREE FULL TEXT]
In a series of controlled lab sessions with e-cig naïve tobacco smokers, second generation e-cigs were shown to be immediately and highly effective in reducing abstinence induced cigarette craving and withdrawal symptoms, while not resulting in increases
Nov 20, 2014 MDPI AG (ch)
added Nov 20, 2014 12:01
[UK] British American Tobacco whacked with £650,000 fine by HMRC for "oversupplying" Belgium cigarette market
Apparently, that causes more low-cost cigarettes to be smuggled into the UK. According to papers seen by the Wall Street Journal, it is the first time a big tobacco company has been fined for “oversupply of products to high-risk overseas markets”, high-
Nov 13, 2014 City A.M. (uk)
added Nov 14, 2014 08:50
[Belgium] Outgoing European Commissioner Tonio Borg honoured by WHO for contribution on tobacco control
Dr Zsuzsanna Jakab, Director of the World Health Organization's Regional Office for Europe presented a certificate of appreciation to Dr Borg on behalf of the WHO Director General in recognition for the EU Commission's outstanding contribution to tobacco
Oct 16, 2014 Malta Independent (mt)
added Oct 17, 2014 00:58
Tobacco shop owners from across Europe took their complaints against proposed changes in the ‧European Union’s Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) to Brussels in a march on the EU seat of power on a cold January afternoon. Tobacconists say what the EU is pro
Mar 7, 2013 Tobacco Journal International
added Mar 16, 2013 13:24
Successive public smoking bans in Belgium were associated with reductions in incidence of preterm deliveries.
Mar 7, 2013 Journal Watch
added Mar 8, 2013 06:21