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[Belgium, Europe, Malta] Silvio Zammit to be indicted for trading in influence in Dalligate bribery case

Silvio Zammit is a step closer to being indicted for trading in influence, after a court today reaffirmed a previous ruling there were sufficient grounds to place the restaurateur under a bill of indictment. Zammit is charged with having solicited a €60
Malta Today (mt)
added Oct 18, 2018 17:27
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[Europe, Malta] Sufficient grounds for former Dalli aide Silvio Zammit to go on trial

The former aide and canvasser to European Commissioner John Dalli stands accused of seeking two bribes, including a €60 million bribe from a Swedish snus tobacco producer in order to influence changes to an EU tobacco directive while Mr Dalli was EU Heal
Times of Malta (mt)
added Oct 18, 2018 17:27
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[France] Banned plastics: European Parliament’s list grows longer

The environment committee calls for a 50% reduction of filter waste containing plastic in 2025 and an 80% reduction in 2030. Moreover, the committee is requesting that the tobacco industry cover the costs of collecting, transporting and treating these cig
EurActiv
added Oct 16, 2018 00:04
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[Europe] Czech Republic - Factors To Watch on Oct 10

TOBACCO: Cigarette pack prices will rise around 1 crown ($0.04) due to higher costs from a European Union directive requiring codes to counter smuggling.
Reuters
added Oct 12, 2018 18:12
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[Europe] Illegal snus operations a growing problem in Sweden

Sweden’s status as the only country in the EU where snus is legal has created a growing underground manufacturing operation, broadcaster SVT reported on Saturday. More popular than cigarettes in Sweden, snus is a moist tobacco product either bought loose
The Local Europe (se)
added Oct 10, 2018 15:19
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[Europe] Financial Sector Pledges To Stop Funding Tobacco Industry

A number of financial institutions have joined forces with public health leaders to fill in the “missing piece” of the puzzle and put an end to providing financing, insurance and investment to the tobacco industry....The “Tobacco-Free Finance Pledge” was
EurActiv
added Oct 9, 2018 19:34
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[Europe, UK] How a 'no-deal' Brexit will change your cigarette packets: Graphic warnings will have to be replaced by Australian versions because the EU owns the copyright to grim pictures

In a report on the effect of Brexit on the tobacco industry the Department of Health and Social Care wrote: 'Manufacturers will need to ensure that tobacco products produced from exit day onwards feature new picture warnings, which have been secured by a
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 9, 2018 18:54
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[Europe] Australia to give UK tobacco images in no-deal Brexit scenario

Currently, the copyright for the existing picture library of images found on UK tobacco products belongs to the European Commission. Therefore, in the event of a no-deal scenario, the UK would have to introduce new warning pictures from the day the UK le
World Intellectual Property Review (uk)
added Oct 9, 2018 17:21
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[Europe, Slovakia, Michigan] Joey Schuman: Communism and cigarettes

But I did learn a lesson that day, and throughout my time in Europe, even if just by observing my friends: To better your life, smoke a cigarette every once in a while. -- JOEY SCHUMAN Daily Health & Wellness Columnist
Michigan Daily [U. of Michigan]
added Oct 9, 2018 17:19
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[Australia, Europe, UK] Brexit: How 'no deal' could change tobacco warnings

Graphic warnings on cigarette packets will be replaced by Australian versions in the event of a "no-deal" Brexit, it has emerged. Regulations have forced manufacturers to print images highlighting the dangers of smoking on all tobacco products sold in th
BBC Online
added Oct 9, 2018 17:00
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