Headlines Tagged with Belgium — 358 headlines found
British American Tobacco has been fined by HM Revenue & Customs for oversupplying cigarettes into Belgium which can be smuggled back into the UK. The fine from the taxman follows pressure from politicians who have complained HMRC has been too soft on tob
Nov 13, 2014 Times Of London (uk)
added Nov 13, 2014 15:12
JTI’s plants in Lisnafillan, Northern Ireland and Wervik, Belgium will shut under the plan, with production moving to other sites, potentially in Poland and Romania, the Tokyo-based company said in a statement today. Some production in Germany will also
Oct 7, 2014 Business Week/Bloomberg
added Oct 7, 2014 17:11
Impact of stepwise introduction of smoke-free legislation on population rates of acute myocardial infarction deaths in Flanders, Belgium
Smoking ban interventions are associated with reductions in the population rate of myocardial mortality, with public health gains even before and during the middle-aged period of life.
Jun 4, 2014 Heart
added Aug 24, 2014 13:17
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