Headlines Tagged with Europe — 4,279 headlines found
direct and indirect costs linked to heart disease will hit £97bn across France, Germany, Spain, Italy, Sweden and the UK, says CEBR. Only Germany is expected to beat the UK in heart disease related costs in the future. CEBR says Germany's total bill will
Aug 27, 2014 IBTimes (uk)
added Aug 28, 2014 10:51
Poland will appeal to Europe's top court over a European Union ban on flavoured tobacco products, saying it will be unfairly affected as one of the region's biggest consumers and producers of menthol cigarettes.
Aug 22, 2014 EurActiv
added Aug 25, 2014 17:56
set to be challenged in court by an e-cigarette manufacturer, in a move that has the surprise backing of British Secretary of State for Heath Jeremy Hunt. This appears to be something of a U-turn for Hunt, who has previously written to MEPs urging even mo
Aug 23, 2014 breitbart.com
added Aug 23, 2014 11:05
The UK’s leading electronic cigarette manufacturer, Totally Wicked, has launched a legal challenge to the EU’s Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) on the grounds that Article 20 of the Directive breaches EU law...the directive will be a disproportionate impe
Aug 22, 2014 EurActiv
added Aug 22, 2014 07:11
Totally Wicked is mounting a legal challenge to proposed European Union restrictions on electronic cigarettes. The Shadsworth Business Park firm has been given permission to challenge Brussels’ Tobacco Products Directive at the EU’s Court of Justice.
Aug 21, 2014 This is Lancashire (uk)
added Aug 21, 2014 21:51
Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act claims can apply to conduct outside the U.S., leaving intact a decision to revive a European Union suit alleging a criminal money-laundering and cigarette-smuggling scheme run by R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co.
Aug 20, 2014 Law360
added Aug 21, 2014 21:34
The survey, published by the British Medical Journal last week, is the first to use “quantitative text analysis” - a method which counts the evolution of vocabulary in EU legal texts - to “prove” the impact of industry efforts. Noting that “the tobacco
Aug 20, 2014 EUobserver.com
added Aug 20, 2014 09:37
There is clear evidence in most countries with available data that mortality and case-fatality rates from CHD and stroke have decreased substantially over the last 5–10 years but at differing rates.
Aug 19, 2014 European Heart Journal
added Aug 20, 2014 09:31
Deaths from heart disease and strokes are declining across Europe, thanks to falling smoking rates and the use of preventative statins, according to a major new report. Cardiovascular diseases of the heart and blood vessels (CVD) still remain the biggest
Aug 20, 2014 The Independent (uk)
added Aug 20, 2014 09:22
Cooper was lauded as the surprise winner in the Reynolds/Lorillard tobacco megadeal when she agreed to buy Blu... The chief executive officer of the U.K. purveyor of Davidoff cigarettes may have more work than she bargained for, after Blu sales fell 35 pe
Aug 18, 2014 Business Week/Bloomberg
added Aug 19, 2014 05:25