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[Belgium, Europe, Malta] Dalligate, two years later…

Former European Commissioner John Dalli is still determined to piece together the circumstances which – he claims – brought Big Tobacco together with Maltese collaborators to remove him and spike strict anti-smoking laws.
Malta Today (mt)
added Oct 21, 2014 09:54
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[Belgium, UK] Smokers take ‘fag ferry’ to stock up and beat taxman ($$)

First it was the booze cruise, now it’s the great British fag run. Smokers — and smugglers — are flocking to a small village on the Belgian coast in search of cheap tobacco to beat the taxman.
Times Of London (uk)
added Oct 21, 2014 09:43
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[Belgium, Europe, Malta] OLAF chief Kessler does not testify in Zammit bribery case

'We are in the dark as to what is going on', said defence lawyer Edward Gatt over Giovanni Kessler's refusal to testify in a Maltese court of law.
Malta Today (mt)
added Oct 16, 2014 11:46
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[Belgium, Europe, Malta] Dalligate – MEPs want transparency on EU-Olaf tobacco agreements

Ahead of Dalligate’s second anniversary, Green MEPs Bart Staes and José Bové dub the sacking of John Dalli as European Health Commissioner ‘a black day for European democracy’
Malta Today (mt)
added Oct 14, 2014 21:35
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[Belgium, Malta] Barroso to testify at European court over Dalli resignation

European Commission president José Manuel Barroso will testify before the European Court of Justice in July, in a case filed by former Maltese commissioner John Dalli over a claim of unfair dismissal. Dalli says he was forced to resign in October 2012, w
Malta Today (mt)
added Jun 21, 2014 03:19
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[Belgium, Ireland] 7.6m contraband cigarettes seized

The haul of Capital and Master brand cigarettes was found at Dublin Port and had an estimated retail value of almost 3 million euro.
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Sep 24, 2012 17:26
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[Belgium, Luxembourg, Netherlands] Smokefree Innotec Names Belgian Group for Packaging Design

Business Wire
added May 18, 2009 00:00
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[Belgium, Europe] 'Why do smokers smoke?' Burning Issues - 11 July 2017, Brussels

Forest EU, voice and friend of the smoker in Europe, invites you to join us for a burger and a beer with a short presentation by Dr Neil McKeganey, director of the Centre for Substance Use Research and co-author of 'The Pleasure of Smoking: The Views of
Forest EU (eu)
added Jun 24, 2017 16:59
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Belgium to legalise e-cigarettes

Belgium's Health Council has ruled that e-cigarettes can form part of the government's drive to discourage tobacco as e-cigarettes may contain nicotine, but no tar. The governing Flemish Christian democrats had wanted taxes to be levied on e-cigarettes,
Expatica.com (nl)
added Feb 3, 2016 13:48
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[Belgium, Europe] British American Tobacco and Stella Artois among 35 companies ordered to cough up £35m in unpaid taxes after Belgian 'excess profit' dodge is ruled illegal

European Commission competition officials said Belgium had wrongly given tax breaks worth 700million euros (£524m) under a scheme that helped multinationals reduce their taxable profits by up to 90 per cent. British American Tobacco, which makes Dunhill
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 11, 2016 21:43
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