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[Europe, UK] Imperial to build up inventory worth 30 mln stg ahead of Brexit

Imperial Brands plans to build inventories next year, to avoid any potential supply disruption that might arise with Brexit, it said on Tuesday. The maker of Gauloises and Winston cigarettes said it plans to build up around 30 million pounds ($39.19 mill
Reuters
added Nov 7, 2018 19:00
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[Europe] Russian accused of smuggling 12 million cigarettes into Germany

The 43-year-old truck driver is accused of evading 1.6 million euros of taxes. Cigarette smuggling is a profitable criminal enterprise in the EU, where prices for cigarettes are high and can vary widely.
Deutsche Welle / DW World (de)
added Nov 2, 2018 20:26
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[Europe] EU backs plastics ban for 2021

The legislation calls for reducing waste from tobacco products, especially cigarette filters containing plastic, by 50 percent by 2025 and 80 percent by 2030. Cigarette butts can take up to 12 years to disintegrate when thrown on a road, the parliament
China Daily (cn)
added Oct 26, 2018 21:49
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[Europe, UK] HARDING: Vaping Isn’t About Big Business—It’s About Us, the Vapers

If you ever need reassurance that the internet can be a decent place, head over to the new user corner on a vaping forum and watch experienced vapers patiently giving non-judgemental advice to newcomers.
Filter (The Influence Foundation)
added Oct 25, 2018 22:14
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[Czech Republic, Europe] MEP: France is wrong to shun OLAF in tackling tobacco smuggling

France and other countries that need help tackling the rising illicit tobacco trade should ask for assistance from the European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF), according to Czech MEP Tomáš Zdechovský. Zdechovský, a European People’s Party (EPP) MEP in the Bud
EurActiv
added Oct 21, 2018 19:18
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[Europe] WEBINAR 8/2018 ILLEGAL CIGARETTE MANUFACTURING

Date: 22 October 2018 . . . In the past, illicit cigarette manufacturing has been viewed as a criminal phenomenon that only countries outside the European Union could suffer from. While there were isolated detections of illegal factories in the Member S
CEPOL (European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training) (hu)
added Oct 21, 2018 19:09
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[Europe] Lithuania becoming home to illegal tobacco processors

Four facilities used for illegal raw tobacco processing and cigarette production have been uncovered in Lithuania in a year..."The situation is threatening. Lithuania is probably the only country in the region that does not treat raw tobacco as an excise
The Baltic Course (uk)
added Oct 21, 2018 19:00
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[Europe, Malta] John Dalli's former aide files protest over AG's discretionary powers

Restaurateur Zammit’s lawyers filed the act against the Attorney General, the Police Commissioner and the Justice Minister, calling upon the latter to effect the necessary changes to the Criminal Code so that the resulting abuse, often unnoticed by the m
Times of Malta (mt)
added Oct 20, 2018 14:59
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[Europe] Study finds rising illicit cigarette trade on social media

Social media and delivery services have become new outlets for organised crime activities when it comes to illicit cigarette trade, according to a new study that has raised eyebrows among EU policymakers. The study published on Wednesday (17 October) wa
EurActiv
added Oct 19, 2018 11:33
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[Belgium, Europe, Malta] Silvio Zammit to be indicted for trading in influence in Dalligate bribery case

Silvio Zammit is a step closer to being indicted for trading in influence, after a court today reaffirmed a previous ruling there were sufficient grounds to place the restaurateur under a bill of indictment. Zammit is charged with having solicited a €60
Malta Today (mt)
added Oct 18, 2018 17:27
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