Headlines Tagged with Europe — 3,608 headlines found
British American Tobacco (BAT) is preparing to launch its biggest assault to date on the electronic cigarette market as it attempts to bolster sales of tobacco substitute products. Sky News understands that the world's second-biggest tobacco company by
May 24, 2013 Sky News (uk)
added May 24, 2013 18:28
if the European Commission wants to improve the efficacy of its anti-smoking campaigns, it should produce a new set of images that make a stronger emotional impact. These are some of the conclusions of research conducted in the Department of Personality,
May 21, 2013 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added May 22, 2013 12:14
[Europe] ‘Dead in its tracks’ – UKIP leader and MEPs slam EU over legislation that could ‘kill’ the e-cig industry
Nigel Farage has accused the EU of having “no understanding of people or business” over proposals which could limit retailers’ ability to sell electronic cigarettes. The UKIP leader launched the blistering attack after health lobbyists backed up Europea
May 20, 2013 betterRetailing (uk)
added May 21, 2013 06:21
new case of clear, public, unethical tobacco industry interference. Altadis ... has launched a campaign addressed to the Spanish political class and Nation’s government to oppose the European tobacco products directive. This campaign includes tobacco in
May 17, 2013 TobaccoRelated.org (Tobacco Control Unit of the Catalan Institute of Oncology)
added May 19, 2013 14:19
But many Europeans still rely on the crop for an income, and hope proposals to restore EU subsidies will help save their jobs. In Bulgaria, the EU's poorest member state, many feel they have an especially raw deal.
May 17, 2013 Balkans.com (cy)
added May 17, 2013 23:38
French MEP José Bové is convinced Dalligate was a “set-up by the tobacco lobby to bring down the commissioner”.
May 15, 2013 Malta Today (mt)
added May 15, 2013 09:46
Should they be regulated as medication or as tobacco products? These issues are currently being considered as part of a review of the tobacco products directive. MEPs also debated it with experts during a workshop on 7 May.
May 14, 2013 Europarl (European Parliament)
added May 14, 2013 12:56
OLAF’s watchdog says the Dalli investigation was conducted on some irregular lines: ... was he egged on by the powerful and political interests at stake - a complaint given "special priority" by President Barroso himself and one which struck right at the
May 14, 2013 Malta Today (mt)
added May 14, 2013 04:31
In December 2012, the EU's executive, the European Commission, announced its proposals to revise the Tobacco Products Directive (TPD), originally passed in 2001, to take account of 'significant scientific, market and international developments' that have
May 9, 2013 spiked (uk)
added May 9, 2013 17:22
Giovanni Kessler, head of the European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF), has gone from accuser to accused. In a phone interview with Mark Micallef he speaks of his agency’s actions,which led to John Dalli’s resignation as European Commissioner.
May 5, 2013 Times of Malta (mt)
added May 9, 2013 06:52