Headlines Tagged with Belgium — 349 headlines found
A Belgian judge has dished out a first fine to a pub landlord who ignored the smoking ban in pubs and restaurants. A publican from Wachtebeke in East Flanders will have to pay a 1,650 euro fine because he allowed his staff and punters to smoke at his pre
Oct 30, 2012 Expatica.com (nl)
added Oct 31, 2012 19:29
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
Relevant and sensitive information concerning the tobacco directive and industry was stolen in targeted thefts from office of anti-smoking agencies in Brussels
Oct 23, 2012 Times of Malta (mt)
added Oct 23, 2012 16:03
A shady Maltese lobbyist, Sweden's substitute for snuff, robberies against anti-smoking groups: the resignation of the EU's top health official in a tobacco-linked "whodunnit" is shaking up Brussels. The EU's executive pledged Monday that a fraud probe
Oct 22, 2012 AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Oct 23, 2012 09:13
Just before last Wednesday’s midday briefing for journalists at the European Commission, one of New Europe journalists received a phone call and an email from inside the European Parliament, suggesting that we ask a ‘helpful’ question for the tobacco lobb
Oct 22, 2012 New Europe
added Oct 22, 2012 06:47
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
Oct 21, 2012 Malta Independent (mt)
added Oct 21, 2012 20:52
Anti-tobacco NGO European Respiratory Society (ERS) says it will not be cowed by targeted office break-in and John Dalli’s “controversial” resignation. The president of the European Respiratory Society (ERS) has urged his members to stand firm and not be
Oct 21, 2012 Malta Today (mt)
added Oct 21, 2012 16:42
But “tobaccogate” is likely to rumble on. As Nils Wadstrom, a Swedish journalist, posted on Twitter: . . . Tobaccogate is the story of the year. Mind-blowing.
Oct 20, 2012 New York Times Blogs
added Oct 21, 2012 16:48
On the night of 17/18 October, the ERS Brussels Office was broken into and confidential data relating to the revision of the EU Tobacco Products Directive and other issues were stolen.
Oct 18, 2012 European Respiratory Journal
added Dec 14, 2012 12:37
48 hours after John Dalli resignation, anti-tobacco NGOs speculate over reasons behind ransacking of their fifth-floor offices.
Oct 18, 2012 Malta Today (mt)
added Oct 19, 2012 03:35