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[Belgium] Smoking Bans Reduce Incidence Of Preterm Births

A recent study that evaluated the impact of the introduction of smoke-free legislation on preterm births identified yet another benefit of smoking bans. The findings, which were published in BMJ, confirm that smoking bans significantly reduce the risk of
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Feb 15, 2013 09:28
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[Belgium, Malta] Dalli stands his ground, claims tobacco industry conspiracy

John Dalli, Malta’s EU Commissioner until he was forced to resign on Tuesday, yesterday came out fighting against what he says was his forced resignation from the European Commission in a bid to kill off the EU’s upcoming tobacco directive, he said yeste
Malta Independent (mt)
added Oct 21, 2012 20:52
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[Belgium, Europe, Malta] Trading in influence charge against Swedish Match lobbyist time-barred

But that latter charge is now time-barred by Maltese law. ...While Zammit was charged with bribery in December 2012 – two months after the Attorney General was given the OLAF report – Kimberley was never charged. But it was clear to police who read the O
Malta Today (mt)
added Aug 6, 2017 14:17
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[Europe] Combating illicit trade a key pillar of Belgium’s anti-radicalisation strategy says deputy prime minister Jan Jambon

A Brussels conference has been told that the lucrative trade in illicit goods is helping to finance terrorist organisations such as Islamic State. Speaking on Tuesday at a conference on counterfeit trade, Belgium’s deputy prime minister Jan Jambon said
The Parliament Magazine (be)
added Feb 22, 2017 16:11
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[Belgium] GTNF 2016 - Global Tobacco & Nicotine Forum: Managing Transformaion: A truly global event

The Global Tobacco & Nicotine Forum (GTNF) was launched in Rio de Janeiro in 2008...The GTNF is organized and hosted by US-based Tobacco Reporter magazine, the leading international publication for the tobacco industry.
Tobacco Reporter
added Aug 20, 2016 19:43
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[Belgium, Europe] A fistful of smokes and a cigarette with no name

Customs officers in Belgium seized no fewer than 262 million illicit cigarettes in 2015, or about 13.1 million packets of 20. An impressive result, but did you know that in some cases, the Customs service sells off some of those confiscated gaspers to th
Flanders Today (be)
added Jul 27, 2016 03:40
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[Belgium, Europe] EU Advocate General Backs Belgian Tobacco Law ($$)

said EU policies governing fair competition and the free movement of goods don’t preclude a national law prohibiting retailers from selling tobacco products at discounted prices, dealing a blow to a Belgian supermarket chain in its...
Law360
added Apr 24, 2016 17:52
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[Belgium, Europe, Malta] Dalligate suspect files Belgian criminal complaint

Silvio Zammit, who stands charged with soliciting bribes, wants snus lobbyist investigated over illegal phone recording
Malta Today (mt)
added Mar 16, 2016 09:39
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[Europe] Belgium ordered to claw back €700m from mulitnationals

The European Commission has called on Belgium to recoup €700m from 35 multinational companies that have benefited from its generous fiscal incentive scheme, as the EU ramps up its campaign against corporate tax avoidance.
Financial Times (uk)
added Jan 11, 2016 22:20
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[Belgium, Europe, Malta] Dalli insists OLAF report a ‘fraud’ in reaction to Kessler interview

Kessler taunts former European Commissioner with suggestion that Dalli has never taken to task Silvio Zammit for soliciting a bribe that cost him his career: “He has been very proactive to denounce everybody... but not Silvio Zammit. What would you do if
Malta Today (mt)
added Mar 22, 2015 16:09
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