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[Europe] LEQUENNE: EU has chance to stop illegal tobacco trade

European Commission has been presented with a golden opportunity to strike a blow against the smugglers... The tobacco industry, its suppliers, law enforcement authorities, member states, and the EU should work together to eliminate this illicit trade
EurActiv
added Jul 27, 2016 14:13
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[Belgium, Europe] A fistful of smokes and a cigarette with no name

Customs officers in Belgium seized no fewer than 262 million illicit cigarettes in 2015, or about 13.1 million packets of 20. An impressive result, but did you know that in some cases, the Customs service sells off some of those confiscated gaspers to th
Flanders Today (be)
added Jul 27, 2016 03:40
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[Europe] ISO for e-cigs

GLOBAL manufacturing standards are being developed for the e-cig industry. The move to develop an international standard by the International Organization for Standardization was revealed by Gerry Stimson, emeritus professor Imperial College London who w
The Star (my)
added Jul 26, 2016 17:22
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[Europe, Russia] Up to a Third of Consumer Items Fake

Jin Ling cigarettes, inspired by an old Chinese brand, are produced especially for smuggling and have flooded Europe... Large quantities of the cigarettes, also produced in Ukraine and Moldova, are frequently seized in the Baltic republics. Last month at
Moscow Times (ru)
added Jul 25, 2016 15:37
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[Asia-pacific, Europe, Malaysia, Poland] Confusion still reigns over e-cigs

th Malaysia expected to table it’s vape laws soon, Sunday Star headed to Warsaw, Poland, for the recent Global Forum on Nicotine 2016, to see what’s happening globally....We spoke to industry reps and NGOs at the Global Forum on Nicotine 2016 held in War
The Star (my)
added Jul 25, 2016 15:18
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[Europe, Malta] Court to rule if Silvio Zammit's rights to a fair trial were breached

The Civil Court in its constitutional jurisdiction is to consider an application by former John Dalli canvasser Silvio Zammit claiming that his rights were breached in the compilation of evidence in a case where is is accused of requesting €60 million fr
Times of Malta (mt)
added Jul 21, 2016 19:53
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[Belgium, Europe, Malta] Court to rule on whether lengthy pre-trial breached Silvio Zammit's rights

The Magistrate hearing the compilation of evidence against Swedish Match bribery suspect Silvio Zammit has upheld a request to refer to a Constitutional court the issue of whether or not the prosecution's insistence on summoning an unco-operative foreign
Malta Today (mt)
added Jul 21, 2016 16:14
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[Europe, Poland, UK] SHAPIRO: The ENDS justifies the ends

What I learnt from my two days at the conference was both fascinating and appalling.... The Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids is one of the biggest voices against vaping. They were created by the Robert Woods Johnson Foundation...it almost feels like a proxy
DrugWise (uk)
added Jul 21, 2016 15:08
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[Europe] Smokers fume as France mulls ban on 'too cool' Gitanes and Gauloises

The ban, which could also cover the Lucky Strike, Marlboro Gold... is the logical conclusion of a new public health law – based on a European directive...Alarmed cigarette companies...demanding a meeting “given the seriousness and urgency of the situatio
The Guardian (uk)
added Jul 20, 2016 19:09
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Campaign for a revised Tobacco Products Directive in the European Union: lessons learnt

Securing the TPD in 2014 was a significant success in European tobacco control and will serve to strengthen certain tobacco control policies across all 28 EU Member States (MS) on its implementation in May 2016. It was a hard-fought battle against one of
Tobacco Control
added Jul 19, 2016 16:11
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