Headlines Tagged with Europe — 5,644 headlines found
Big Tobacco is embarking on its most audacious gambit yet: legalizing the cigarette smuggling trade. And is using European regulations mandating the implementation of track and trace to achieve it.
Feb 8, 2018 Blasting News (ch)
added Feb 8, 2018 21:16
[Europe] PM Borissov: Bulgaria Is Good Example of Effective Fight against Contraband Cigarettes in EU
The Prime Minister said that the contraband trade in cigarettes has reached the current record-low 6 per cent, and that another even more satisfying thing is that this is a persistent trend, reported "quarter after quarter".
Feb 5, 2018 Bulgarian News Agency (BTA) (bg)
added Feb 16, 2018 17:22
The paper also argued EU legislation had brought about “significant improvements” in the UK’s health policy, by, for example, strengthening the rules on tobacco and e-cigarettes, and taking a tougher stance on the promotion of unhealthy food and drinks t
Feb 2, 2018 Press Association (uk)
added Feb 5, 2018 14:56
An exhibition at the Wolfsonian-FIU tracks romantic and racist stereotypes of native cultures in European tobacco advertising from the 1880s to the 1940s.
Feb 2, 2018 Hyperallergic
added Feb 5, 2018 01:30
The ongoing war between regulatory Davids and industry Goliaths now revolves around the implementation of a track-and-trace (T&T) system, provided for in both the TPD and the FCTC’s embattled Protocol....now up for a vote in the European Parliament, which
Feb 1, 2018 openDemocracy.net (uk)
added Feb 1, 2018 21:56
Smugglers are using drones to breach the border between Ukraine and Slovakia, supplying EU black markets with contraband cigarettes.
Jan 31, 2018 Radio Free Europe
added Feb 16, 2018 17:16
[Europe, UK] SNOWDON: These products are safer than cigarettes – why don’t the regulators want to know?
And so we have two products which are manifestly less harmful than cigarettes, both of which have a track record of getting people to stop smoking. One is illegal in the EU. The other is illegal in the USA. Neither of them can be labelled as less harmful
Jan 30, 2018 The Spectator (uk)
added Jan 30, 2018 16:33
The UK’s price level for tobacco was double the EU average, closely followed by Ireland. Tobacco price levels are lowest in Bulgaria, at 49% lower than the EU average. Tobacco price levels in the EU, relative to the average
Jan 29, 2018 Office for National Statistics (ONS) (uk)
added Feb 1, 2018 04:09
A judge in the Court of Session ruled that the complete ban on smoking was “lawful” and did not breach the petitioners’ rights to respect for a private life, but held that the prohibition on lighters was “unlawful”.
Jan 29, 2018 Scottish Legal News (uk)
added Jan 30, 2018 14:54
[Europe, Germany, UK] Revealed: Oxford-educated former Cabinet Office employee appeared as a DEAD man on millions of cigarette packets in 27 countries... after taking a £175 modelling job on a trip to Berlin
An Oxford graduate has revealed how he discovered he'd become the face of anti-smoking adverts four years after posing for photographs in a morgue. Tom Fraine said he was paid £175 to pose in a body bag during a 2012 photoshoot in Berlin, only to find o
Jan 29, 2018 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 30, 2018 14:49