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[Europe, UK] Tobacco Firms Track Down Smugglers

Workers at British American Tobacco PLC's sprawling campus, 75 miles southwest of London, analyze hundreds of thousands of seized cigarettes each year, attempting to keep up with counterfeiters' increasingly...
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Mar 29, 2014 11:41
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Philip Morris International Comments on the Tobacco Products Directive Adoption by the Council of the European Union

“Instead of further harmonizing the internal market, a stated objective of the Directive, measures in the TPD will do little to improve public health and will make the EU less competitive, pushing even more consumers to the unregulated black market in to
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Mar 17, 2014 23:14
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[Europe, Malta] John Dalli denies speaking about money with Silvio Zammit

Mr Dalli was testifying in court in the compilation of evidence against Mr Zammit, who is accused of trading in influence for changes to the EU's tobacco directive, when Mr Dalli was EU Health Commissioner.
Malta Independent (mt)
added Mar 13, 2014 17:03
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[Europe] Tobacco Directive: Parliament approves plans to deter young peop

Draft legislation updating the EU Tobacco Directive to make tobacco products less attractive to young people was endorsed by MEPs on Wednesday. This legislation, already informally agreed with EU health ministers, would require all packs to carry picture
Europarl (European Parliament)
added Feb 26, 2014 14:30
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[Europe] MEPs approve revised Tobacco Directive

MEPs have endorsed draft legislation updating the EU’s Tobacco Products Directive, two months after they reached an agreement with EU member states on a compromise text on the proposed legislation. The revised directive had been adopted by the European
Malta Independent (mt)
added Feb 26, 2014 11:07
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[Europe, Malta] ASCIAK: The battle against smoking

Much still needs be done – in both Malta and in the EU. But it is good to know that the European institutions are aware of this and are working hand-in-hand with national governments in order to deal with the issue. If all the health problems from smoking
Malta Independent (mt)
added Dec 22, 2013 12:44
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[Europe, France] French Courts Hand E-cigarettes to Big Tobacco, Is the US Next?

Erik Bloomquist, the Barenberg senior global tobacco analyst urged everyone to watch how the EU would react, particularly when the new revisions of the Tobacco Products Directive are released in 2014. “This could lead to greater regulation of the e-cigar
ElectronicCigarettesReviews.net
added Dec 12, 2013 01:31
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[Europe] WHO members adopt Ashgabat declaration on tobacco control

The member states in the WHO European Region, encouraged by the benefits of reduced tobacco consumption, have pledged to accelerate their efforts to fully implement the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC).
AzerNews (az)
added Dec 5, 2013 11:04
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[Europe] Statement from Smoke Free Alternatives Trade Association (SFATA) President Phil Daman

We applaud the European Parliament's landmark decision that nicotine vaporizing devices, like electronic cigarettes, should not be regulated as medicinal products. Such regulation would misclassify the products, subjecting them to regulations intended for
PR Newswire
added Oct 21, 2013 15:34
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[Europe, Ireland] Enda's letter saves EU law from going up in smoke

involved in a furious round of last-minute lobbying across the EU to push through tough anti-smoking laws, the Sunday Independent has learnt. The diplomatic offensive helped secure the decision by the European Parliament to approve measures that will mea
Irish Independent (ie)
added Oct 13, 2013 20:32
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