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[Germany] Europe's worst coach accidents in past 10 years

2008 November 4, GERMANY: Twenty people, mainly senior citizens, perished when a bus bursts into flames on a motorway near the northern city of Hanover. The blaze is reportedly sparked by someone smoking in the toilet.
South China Morning Post
added Jul 3, 2017 18:27
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[Europe] YANEZ: Tobacco track and trace tech: A warning

Plans to tackle the problem of illicit tobacco by using track and trace technologies are gathering momentum among European policymakers. But Juan Yañez warns that concerns about the type and timing of the technology need to be raised.
EurActiv
added Jul 3, 2017 15:12
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[Belgium, Europe] 'Why do smokers smoke?' Burning Issues - 11 July 2017, Brussels

Forest EU, voice and friend of the smoker in Europe, invites you to join us for a burger and a beer with a short presentation by Dr Neil McKeganey, director of the Centre for Substance Use Research and co-author of 'The Pleasure of Smoking: The Views of
Forest EU (eu)
added Jun 24, 2017 16:59
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European smokers’ group launches its Manifesto

Forest EU, a European smokers’ group, has published its 2017 Manifesto entitled ‘#SmokersAreCitizensToo’. The comprehensive, independent document looks through the policies affecting smokers in Europe and considers what alternative policies European gove
Forest EU (eu)
added Jun 24, 2017 16:54
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[Europe] Euromonitor Sees Tobacco Industry Shift

“The continued growth in vapor products and in particular the emergence of heated tobacco as a viable alternative mode of consumption, represent the major element of disruption for the tobacco industry,” said Shane MacGuill, head of tobacco research at E
Convenience Store Decisions
added Jun 24, 2017 16:02
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2017 Situation Report on Counterfeiting and Piracy in the European Union (PDF)

the top categories of detained articles at the external borders in 2015 were cigarettes, which accounted for 27 % of the overall amount of detained articles... There were 496 000 packets of counterfeit cigarettes of Vietnamese provenance seized in a sin
Europa - European Commission
added Jun 22, 2017 15:59
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[Europe] EUROPOL – EUIPO 2017 SITUATION REPORT ON COUNTERFEITING AND PIRACY IN THE EU

This report establishes that organised criminal groups are involved in IPR crime. It also finds that EU-based criminal gangs involved in distributing counterfeit goods rely predominantly on manufacturers based abroad, but then organise importation, trans
Europa - European Commission
added Jun 22, 2017 15:56
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[Europe] Tobacco makers denounce ‘brand theft’ from plain packaging

has made industry executives furious and denounce “Brussels-led overregulation” that effectively leads to “brand theft”... European Commission, the World Health Organisation and public health NGOs who say branding restrictions are an effective tool to pre
EurActiv
added Jun 22, 2017 15:35
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[Europe] Stakeholders question Commission’s handling of tobacco track and trace

The involvement of the tobacco industry in an EU-wide track and trace system to tackle smuggling has divided relevant stakeholders. Adopted three years ago, TDP foresees the adoption of an EU track and trace system that would cover all manufacturers ins
EurActiv
added Jun 20, 2017 18:15
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[Europe, France, Spain] Children exposed to passive smoking at arthritis risk: study

The study presented at the Annual European Congress of Rheumatology (EULAR) in Spain confirmed the link between active smoking and the risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis (RA).
PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Jun 20, 2017 10:23
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