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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
The European Parliament on Wednesday approved rules that will for the first time regulate Europe’s fast-growing market for electronic cigarettes. Beginning in mid-2016, advertising for e-cigarettes is to be banned in the 28 nations of the European Union,
Feb 26, 2014 New York Times
added Feb 26, 2014 14:54
Lawmakers at the European Parliament on Wednesday approved a ban on menthol and other flavored cigarettes as part of broad legislation that will sharply restrict how tobacco products can be sold across the 28-nation European Union.
Jul 11, 2013 The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Jul 11, 2013 10:25
[Eastern Europe, UK] Smugglers' secret tricks to send cigarettes into Europe: Pictures reveal Belarusian gangs fit cars with 'smoke holes' where dozens of fakes can be stashed
From scores of cigarette boxes stashed inside a spare tyre, to packets piled high behind a rear bumper, they show the array of hidden compartments created in eastern European smugglers' cars. It is thought that some garages in Belarus - where the pictur
Apr 10, 2013 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 10, 2013 12:37
Moldova and Bulgaria do not seem to be too eager to quit it, Vse.md writes. Moldova is one of the most actively smoking countries in Europe. This is the conclusion drawn by Czech scientist Jakub Marian in a study on the tobacco use on the continent.
May 12, 2016 Focus English News (bg)
added May 12, 2016 15:55
The World Health Organisation chief on Wednesday accused tobacco giant Philip Morris of seeking to "sabotage" a proposed EU measure to clamp down on tobacco industry marketing aimed at women and youngsters. The planned Tobacco Products Directive, or TPD,
Sep 11, 2013 AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Sep 11, 2013 14:05
Tobacco Products Directive - European Parliament's Committee takes sides with people, not with tobacco industry
People living in Europe need law-makers capable to withstand narrow interest groups and stand up to protect the health of their constituents. The ENVI Committee has demonstrated it understands this by showing real commitment to tackle the single largest
Jul 10, 2013 European Public Health Alliance (be)
added Jul 11, 2013 07:32
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
As the Committee on Agriculture of the EU adopted a proposal for the removal of tobacco from the ban list for subsidized crops, 2014 Bulgarian tobacco will receive EU co-payments from 2014, the minister explained.
Jan 25, 2013 Standart News (bg)
added Jan 26, 2013 05:54
A leading tobacco industry analyst said it is "very possible" that British American Tobacco Ltd. will either acquire majority ownership of Reynolds American Inc. or take over the company entirely. Wells Fargo Securities analyst Bonnie Herzog did not indi
Mar 8, 2016 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 8, 2016 22:01