Headlines Tagged with Belgium — 352 headlines found
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
Jun 21, 2014 Malta Today (mt)
added Jun 21, 2014 03:19
The Association of European Cancer Leagues gives Belgium a poor score where policy choices to battle smoking are concerned. In fact, Belgium only fetches a score of 47 percent. This puts our country in 13th place on a list of some 30 European countries
Mar 27, 2014 Expatica.com (nl)
added Mar 27, 2014 12:06
On the recommendation of Finance Minister Koen Geens, the Belgian Council of Ministers has approved a draft Royal Decree, providing for a rise in the excise duty rates imposed on tobacco.
Nov 11, 2013 Tax-News.com
added Nov 11, 2013 13:05
Tobacco firms "directly lobby MEPs, trying to meet with him or her to talk them into tabling amendments, but also [organise] social events, like dinner parties for MEPs' assistants," Mr Hoedeman says. "We have already seen in several of the votes of com
Jul 16, 2013 BBC Online
added Jul 16, 2013 22:53
Job stress increases the risk of heart disease, but living a healthy lifestyle can significantly reduce that risk, a new study says. Researchers examined data from more than 102,000 men and women, aged 17 to 70, in the United Kingdom, France, Belgium, Sw
May 13, 2013 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 14, 2013 13:08
[Belgium, Europe, Luxembourg, Netherlands] 22nd Century Group’s Goodrich Tobacco Company Grants Exclusive Distribution Rights For Very Low Nicotine Cigarette Brand in Benelux
subsidiary Goodrich Tobacco Company has entered into an exclusive distribution agreement with Wilshire Marketing BV for the DUTCH MAGIC™ brand in The Netherlands, Belgium and Luxemburg, known as Benelux.
Apr 16, 2013 Business Wire
added Apr 17, 2013 14:23
I really want to make fun of Wil Hylton's New York Times Magazine essay on the wonders of Belgian pipe tobacco, but for some reason I'm craving said pipe tobacco. Mission accomplished, Wil.
Apr 14, 2013 The Daily Beast
added Apr 14, 2013 13:11
I come from a large family in which smoking of the sort I do, for flavor, is both common and cheerfully tolerated. At a typical family gathering, it is not uncommon for my father, uncle, cousin or brother-in-law to produce some newly acquired blend for e
Apr 12, 2013 New York Times
added Apr 12, 2013 13:44
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