Headlines Tagged with Ethics — 3,380 headlines found
European Ombudsman Emily O'Reilly... said the executive had "failed to make a convincing case" for refusing to crack down on the industry's influence on EU decision making. The Strasbourg-based watchdog also castigated the tobacco sector, saying its prod
Apr 28, 2016 The Parliament Magazine (be)
added Apr 29, 2016 11:03
Hammer delights in the explosion of medieval scholarship that took place in Timbuktu. By the 16th century, a quarter of the 100,000-strong population were students...Ethicists debated polygamy, usury, conflict resolution and the morality of smoking.
Apr 28, 2016 New York Times
added Apr 28, 2016 22:17
While Andriukaitis’ DG Sante was proactive in releasing details of meetings with the tobacco industry when the EU’s new Tobacco Products Directive was negotiated, other DGs failed to disclose such meetings. According to some, this lack of transparency b
Apr 27, 2016 EurActiv
added Apr 28, 2016 16:57
we are continuing to consider the comments of all interested parties ahead of the introduction into grant agreements of the clause aimed at protecting taxpayers’ money from being wasted on government lobbying We are pausing the implementation pending a r
Apr 27, 2016 GOV.UK
added Apr 28, 2016 16:48
[Europe] Tobacco lobbyists demand say in EU debate on … tobacco lobbying / Instead, at a public conference on transparency, they’ll be in incognito.
The language in the treaty is open to interpretation, but lobbyists insist it should not be used to ban them from public events. “Keeping the industry off the panel while they talk about our business doesn’t make any sense and has nothing to do with FCTC
Apr 26, 2016 Politico
added Apr 26, 2016 16:21
Splits occur within European Commission, as European Parliament, Ombudsman and NGOs increase the pressure for implementing UN rules for contacts with tobacco industry lobbyists.
Apr 22, 2016 Corporate Europe Observatory (be)
added Apr 25, 2016 14:42
Just 15 years ago, the tobacco industry was considered to be in terminal decline, given its exposure to multibillion-dollar lawsuits, government clampdowns on marketing and rising consumer aversion to smoking in developed countries.
Apr 24, 2016 Financial Times (uk)
added Apr 24, 2016 15:45
Philip Morris Pakistan Limited (PMPKL) has installed solar panels at its manufacturing facilities in Kotri and Sahiwal with combined capacity of 458.6 kilowatt peak (kWp). The solar panels are also capable of CO2 emission reduction by up to 362 tonnes/ann
Apr 21, 2016 The Nation (pk)
added Apr 21, 2016 19:26
Cambodia’s top-selling cigarette firm achieved dominance by courting senior political figures and vigorously opposing public health legislation, according to a study published this month in medical journal Global Public Health. Twenty years after moving
Apr 21, 2016 Phnom Penh Post (kh)
added Apr 21, 2016 11:14
CalPERS spokeswoman Rosanna Westmoreland says the chairman of the investment committee agreed Wednesday to reconsider the tobacco divestment study approved two days earlier. She says the study will be reconsidered at next month's meeting.
Apr 20, 2016 AP - Associated Press
added Apr 21, 2016 10:42