Headlines Tagged with Cross-Border/Crime — 21,846 headlines found
Most GCC countries have banned the import and sale of e-cigarettes since 2008 as there are still doubts over its effectiveness and safety. However, some smokers in Oman smuggle the devices into the country.
Sep 4, 2012 Muscat Daily (om)
added Sep 4, 2012 08:11
Bosnia will extradite to Germany Srecko Kestner, believed to have been a crucial figure in multi-billion-dollar cigarette smuggling in the Balkans, a spokeswoman in Sarajevo told the German press agency dpa Thursday.
Oct 11, 2012 Deutsche Presse-Agentur GmbH (dpa) (de)
added Oct 14, 2012 16:26
The world's strictest anti-tobacco laws have anguished sellers and consumers in the remote Himalayan kingdom.
Sep 28, 2012 Al-Jazeera (qt)
added Sep 28, 2012 19:12
The court rejected defendant Rodney Morrison's claim that the circuit's decision to certify questions on the New York Tax Law on cigarettes to the state's highest court indicated the law under which he was prosecuted was unconstitutionally vague.
Jul 17, 2012 New York Law Journal
added Jul 17, 2012 06:10
[Africa, Cameroon, Nigeria, South Africa] INVESTIGATION: Tobacco giant, British American Tobacco, caught in intensive smuggling, corporate espionage
Following events in South Africa, the BBC in July 2008 aired a documentary, 'Bannatyne Takes on Tobacco', which looked at BAT's tactics in Africa and revealed that the tobacco multinational was breaking rules in Nigeria, Malawi and Mauritius.
Jul 7, 2012 Premium Times (ng)
added Jul 9, 2012 09:05
Gouthro is charged with two counts of transporting tobacco with no documentation showing origin or destination of the product. Metcalfe is charged with possession of tobacco with no tax paid and possession of tobacco without the proper excise markings.
Jan 12, 2015 Cape Breton (NS) Post (ca)
added Jan 12, 2015 23:28
[Canada] National Coalition Against Contraband Tobacco (NCACT) | More than 300 Million Additional Cigarettes Bound for Illegal Market Without Action on Contraband Tobacco
Bill 45, the Making Healthy Choices Act, 2014, will, among other things, ban flavoured tobacco products, including menthol cigarettes. The black market already has a large number of flavoured tobacco products available for sale. This is particularly true
Dec 3, 2014 Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Dec 4, 2014 19:58
While naturally no official statistics exist on the black-market tobacco trade in Hungary, a report from Agence France-Presse claims that “several smugglers” have informed that “business has been brisk ever since … nearly 90% of licensed tobacco sellers
Dec 27, 2013 Budapest Business Journal (hu)
added Dec 28, 2013 00:58
“With the warming weather approaching, police will likely see an increase in illicit activities occurring on our waterways,” said Staff Sergeant Sylvain Leroux, head of the CRTF. If you see something fishy, the CRTF suggested it’s best to call the polic
Mar 27, 2017 Cornwall (ON) Newswatch (ca)
added Mar 28, 2017 02:22
The Mohawk Council of Kahnawake and Six Nations Police are refuting information released by the Sûreté du Québec (SQ) this morning, claiming up to 60 arrests in “Aboriginal organized crime” on their territories.
Apr 6, 2016 Two Row Times (ca)
added Apr 6, 2016 22:12