Headlines Tagged with Europe — 5,727 headlines found
Gibraltar faces being put into the same pen as Eastern European countries or non EU States that turn a blind eye to cigarette smuggling. I have been reporting on cigarette smuggling since the early 1990s and the black launch days in Gibraltar's harbours.
Jun 25, 2013 PANORAMA (gi)
added Jun 29, 2013 10:22
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
According to Our World in Data study, in 2016 almost 720,000 people in India died because of smoking, 500,000 in the USA, in Russia – 282,072 people, and in Bulgaria - 14,910. Statistics show also that more and more people start smoking.
Sep 12, 2018 EU Scoop (bg)
added Sep 13, 2018 16:56
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
A divided 2nd Circuit declined a request for an en banc hearing on claims that cigarette maker R.J. Reynolds is allegedly running an international drug- and cigarette-smuggling ring.
Apr 14, 2015 Courthouse News
added Jul 7, 2015 16:49
Polish officials will try to block the ban on menthol cigarettes ... Poland is currently working on the appeal to be filed with the EU’s Court of Justice. “Polish government wants to demonstrate that the Tobacco Directive is based on unsound legal ground
May 14, 2014 Warsaw Business Journal (pl)
added May 15, 2014 13:09
EU lawmakers approved a deal on Wednesday on stricter tobacco rules that require bigger health warning on cigarette packets and cap the amount of nicotine in so-called e-cigarettes .
Dec 18, 2013 Financial Times (uk)
added Dec 18, 2013 17:07
[Europe] Tobacco industry-commissioned report: large decline in EU consumption, almost no change in illegal trade
Philip Morris’s press release is a misrepresentation of the findings of the KPMG report. In reality, the report revealed that tobacco tax hikes in the EU countries effectively reduced tobacco consumption and had no consistent impact on increasing the ill
Jun 4, 2013 Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Jun 4, 2013 00:09
[Europe, Sweden] ROSS: The EU's New Tobacco Directive: Protecting Cigarette Markets, Killing Smokers
the net effect will be, paradoxically but inevitably, damaging to Europeans’ health. The Directive proposes to continue (indeed strengthen) the prior ban on Swedish smokeless tobacco, known as snus. Worse, restrictions and regulations dealing with the rel
Jan 10, 2013 Forbes
added Jan 10, 2013 10:22
[Eastern Europe, Europe, Moldova, Ukraine] Task Force Tobacco agrees plans for fighting tobacco-smuggling
EUBAM‘s Task Force Tobacco Group meeting took place in Chisinau on 21-22 October. The event brought together experts from law enforcement agencies in Moldova, Ukraine,... as well as major cigarette producers such as British American Tobacco, Japan Tobacco
Oct 23, 2015 European Union Border Assistance Mission to Moldova and Ukraine (EUBAM)
added Oct 28, 2015 11:05