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[Europe] 22nd Century narrows loss as cigarette sales ramp up

The company’s sales rose to $2.9 million during the quarter, compared with just $16,000 a year ago, as 22nd Century began production earlier this year on its own cigarette brands and sales of its Magic nicotine-free cigarettes in Europe.
Buffalo (NY) News
added Aug 6, 2015 01:25
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[Europe, UK] Imperial and JTI slam EU tobacco directive proposals

The UK’s two biggest tobacco manufacturers have thrown their weight behind the campaign to stop the EU Tobacco Products Directive coming into force. Imperial Tobacco and Japan Tobacco International are calling on retailers and consumers to write to ME
The Grocer (uk)
added Aug 18, 2013 21:20
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[Europe, UK] E-cigarettes and the rise of the vapers: Can there really be smoke without fire?

With worldwide domination on the cards then, isn’t it about time we found out about any long-term effects? ‘Nothing in life is risk-free,’ said Robert West, professor of health psychology and director of tobacco studies at University College London. ‘I
Metro Café (uk)
added Jul 4, 2013 11:59
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[Europe, UK] Tobacco tax smokescreen evaporates

Using tax changes as a smokescreen for price rises has allowed tobacco companies to maintain their earnings as cigarette consumption in the UK and Europe has continued to fall. One tobacco analyst, who asked not to be named, described the relationship b
Financial Times (uk)
added Dec 7, 2012 15:55
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[Europe] John Dalli: The Tobacco Products Directive is dead [VIDEO INTERVIEW]

The John Dalli affair has had one significant casualty for the European consumer; the Tobacco Products Directive. Dalli came to New Europe's Brussels HQ on the morning of October 19 for a followup interview by Alexandros Koronakis, challenging the findin
New Europe
added Oct 19, 2012 09:10
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[Europe] EVIDENCE BRIEF: Plain packaging of tobacco products: measures to decrease smoking initiation and increase cessation (PDF)

Studies have revealed that plain packaging reduces the attractiveness of the product, particularly to women and young people. ... increase awareness about the risks related to tobacco consumption, encouraging more people to quit and fewer to start. In
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jan 15, 2015 09:54
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[Europe, Thailand] Tobacco industry challenges Thai government

Thai Public Health Ministry is embroiled in a court battle with international tobacco companies as it seeks to impose larger graphic health warnings on cigarette packages.
DW World (Deutsche Welle) (de)
added Oct 15, 2013 02:00
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[Europe, Malta] Rizzo wanted to press charges against John Dalli

Former police commissioner who investigate Dalligate unable to explain why he proceeded with a bribery charge against Silvio Zammit without issuing the same charge against the alleged author of the bribery
Malta Today (mt)
added Sep 26, 2013 23:27
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[Europe] No EU objections to Hungary's tobacco retail bill

Neither the European Commission (EC) nor any EU state filed an objection against the Hungarian tobacco trading bill by Friday’s deadline. . . . The bill would make tobacco trading a state monopoly in Hungary, stipulating one tobacco retail kiosk for ever
realdeal.hu
added Aug 22, 2012 14:56
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[Europe] Hungary poised to make tobacco sales state monopoly

Hungarian parliament could likely take a final vote on a bill that would establish a state monopoly on retail tobacco sales after the summer recess as the European Commission has raised no objection
realdeal.hu
added Jun 14, 2012 12:24
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