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[Europe] Reaction to misleading tobacco industry statement - public health NGOs letter to the editor

Following a disingenuous and deceitful press release issued last Sept. 5th by the European Confederation of Tobacco Retailers, a coalition of public health NGOs, of which EPHA is an active member, has sent today a reactive letter to the editor to the mai
European Public Health Alliance (be)
added Sep 12, 2012 09:24
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[Europe, Ireland] Power of branding in cigarettes is illustrated

Some 12 per cent of Irish smokers mistakenly believed that brand name terms such as ‘silver’ or ‘blue’ indicated that a cigarette was less harmful, the results of an EU-wide survey, illustrating the power of marketing by cigarette manufacturers, has show
Irish Medical Times (ie)
added Sep 5, 2012 16:48
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[Spain] EuroVegas smoking law leniency 'worries' European Commission

SPECULATION that smoking laws may be relaxed to allow customers to light up in the planned EuroVegas complex in order to maximise trade have caused 'concern' within the European Union.
ThinkSpain.com (es)
added Aug 14, 2012 20:58
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[Europe, Spain] Alliance One Loses Appeal Over Spanish Tobacco Cartel Fines

Alliance One International Inc. (AOI) (AOI) lost a challenge at the European Union’s top court over antitrust fines levied almost eight years ago for fixing the prices paid to Spanish tobacco growers.
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Jul 20, 2012 03:45
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[Europe] Black Market for Cigarettes Expands, Costing E.U. Billions

Europe’s Downturn Creates Unlikely Smugglers
New York Times
added Jul 12, 2012 06:19
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[Europe, Poland, Ukraine] A tobacco-free EURO

The health of football is fans is the main objective behind UEFA's decision to ban the use, sale and promotion of tobacco in all stadiums during UEFA EURO 2012 in Poland and Ukraine.
UEFA (Union of European Football Associations) (ch)
added Jun 18, 2012 11:20
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[UK] Bath researchers join bid for tax increase on tobacco in Europe

Researchers from the University of Bath have joined a call for a radical increase in the taxation of all tobacco products as the most effective way to make them inaccessible to European consumers.
University of Bath (uk)
added May 21, 2012 18:16
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[Europe] RISO: The appeal of 'forbidden' cigarettes

Hiding cigarettes under the counter will only make them more appealing to young people.
European Voice (be)
added May 20, 2012 12:33
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[Europe, Sweden] WIRTZ: #Snus – #ECJ, politically charged, opposes harm-reduction

The European Court of Justice decided against overturning the EU-wide ban on the smokeless tobacco snus. The ruling displays a political public health motivation... Snus is one of the viable harm-reducing products, which can actually give tobacco users a
EU Reporter (uk)
added Dec 3, 2018 17:01
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[Africa, Algeria, Europe, France] Tobacco smuggling: Marseille’s illicit secret

The latest trend, seen almost everywhere in the bustling Mediterranean city, is the sale of cigarettes smuggled from North Africa. In the endless cat-and-mouse game with the police, smugglers seem to be winning, for now. The Project SUN report, an annual
EurActiv
added Jul 25, 2018 00:56
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