Headlines Tagged with Europe — 5,644 headlines found
The Czech Republic comes across as the last obdurate defender of the freedom to inhale nicotine – and, true to its specific concept of liberalism, is trying to muster all its might to torpedo every EU effort.
Aug 14, 2013 Presseurop.eu (fr)
added Aug 19, 2013 19:27
Addressing children during an activity to mark the smoking ban in playgrounds, the European Commissioner for Health, John Dalli, said smoking kills 650,000 people a year in Europe.
May 22, 2012 Malta Independent (mt)
added May 22, 2012 09:54
The vote has set the stage for an e-cigarette tussle in Brussels. Will the council agree that e-cigarettes should be treated like tobacco? Or will the council continue to insist that e-cigarettes should be regulated as medicinal devices?
Oct 12, 2013 Radio Free Europe
added Oct 13, 2013 01:21
Consider Senators Mitch McConnell (R - KY) and Richard Burr (R - N.C.). ... The money that cigarettes have paid the two men, as well as some of their colleagues, makes them understandably sensitive to the well-being of their donors and they have expresse
Jun 14, 2013 Huffington Post (blog)
added Jun 15, 2013 16:30
not all changes brought by EU membership are necessarily positive for the Polish economy. The last year has witnessed a significant campaign in the Polish media criticizing the new Tobacco Directive. Its introduction threatens the strong tobacco industry
Sep 8, 2014 EurActiv
added Sep 14, 2014 11:44
Intense tobacco lobbying in Brussels may have derailed a key vote among Euro-deputies to restrict the sale and distribution of the product. Deputies were set to vote on a tobacco products directive this week in a wider effort to reduce the number of toba
Sep 9, 2013 EUobserver.com
added Sep 9, 2013 06:39
Star Tobacco has established its European headquarters in Luxembourg and appointed Christopher Maan as its general manager for the region. With a background in law, Maan comes from a distinguished tobacco family that has been in the business for three ge
Oct 25, 2012 Tobacco Reporter
added Oct 26, 2012 17:50
Allegations that the Mukacheve firefight was actually over control of the illegal cigarette smuggling business in this border region are all too credible. While the flow of illegal cigarettes into Europe from Ukraine has actually fallen over the past year
Jul 21, 2015 Russia! (blog)
added Jul 21, 2015 16:07
Charles Saliba, general manager, British American Tobacco Ltd, on the court’s decision and if this would lead to similar tough measures implemented by the EU. Dr Ray Busuttil and Anne Buttigieg also share their views.
Aug 27, 2012 Malta Today (mt)
added Aug 30, 2012 10:02
Dalli indicated as bribe’s ‘author’ in charges against Silvio Zammit – so why did police not press charges against Dalli before change in government?
Oct 1, 2013 Malta Today (mt)
added Oct 1, 2013 00:46