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Newly-appointed European Commissioner Tonio Borg forwards his predecessor’s controversial Tobacco Products Directive to the Commissioner’s College.
Dec 2, 2012 Malta Today (mt)
added Dec 2, 2012 23:55
This week, a European association of tobacco growers called UNITAB will be holding their 33rd Congress in Budapest, Hungary. This is one of several tobacco growers’ association events this year organised to attempt to undermine a lifesaving global public
Oct 18, 2012 Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Oct 25, 2012 07:24
European Union officials face charges of evasion and cover up after concealing basic information about their negotiations with tobacco companies over a pair of pending "trade" deals, including the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), in
Aug 28, 2015 Common Dreams
added Aug 28, 2015 20:09
More than 65% of Belarusian university and high school students smoke... Belarus offers perhaps the cheapest cigarettes in the EU neighbourhood. They cost about 13 times less than in other European states. For example, in 2012, the price for a pack of Ph
Jul 21, 2014 Belarus Digest (by)
added Jul 21, 2014 20:29
If Serbia does not approve cigarette imports from Croatia under lower tariffs by the year's end, this request will be included in the framework for membership negotiations, which is being drafted, Tanjug learnt from a source in the European Union.
Oct 14, 2013 Balkans.com (cy)
added Oct 14, 2013 06:57
The Polish government is hoping that German support will prove decisive in blocking a draft EU directive than would ban menthol and slim cigarettes. The Economy Ministry has stated that the draft directive "does not take into account the social and econ
Jun 7, 2013 Polskie Radio (pl)
added Jun 7, 2013 11:39
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
The Estonian Ministry of Finance and the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communications are critical towards the draft European Parliament and Council Directive on tobacco products, saying that the EU Tobacco Directive violates entrepreneurial rights and
Feb 14, 2013 The Baltic Course (uk)
added Feb 14, 2013 21:26
This illegal trade is driven by the enormous price differentials for cigarettes in the EU and its Eastern Neighborhood - a pack of smokes can cost less than 1 euro in Ukraine, 5 euros in Germany and Â£7.50 in the United Kingdom.
Aug 8, 2012 Prague Post (cz)
added Aug 24, 2012 05:45
The draft law also bans slim cigarettes and cigarettes with menthol flavour and envisages new health warnings on cigarette packets.
Dec 31, 2015 New Europe
added Dec 31, 2015 17:17