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[Europe] EU commissioner hails Slovenia's reform, anti-tobacco efforts ($$)

European Health and Food Safety Commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis praised Slovenia's health reform efforts and the impending tightening of anti-tobacco legislation as he paid a visit to Slovenia on Monday.
Slovenian Press Agency (STA) (si)
added Mar 21, 2016 18:46
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[Europe] Germany adds black lung, rotting teeth photos to cigarette packs

beginning May 20, smokers can expect images of black lungs and dead people to appear on German cigarette packs. Germany, in fact, is one of the last EU countries to implement this regulation.
DigitalJournal.com (blog)
added Mar 20, 2016 14:30
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[Europe, Germany] Black lungs and rotting teeth to grace German cigarette packs

Now Germany will put the EU regulation into practice...the Bundesrat, a legislative body where all of Germany's 16 states are represented, was the last institution to agree to it. Starting May 20, smokers can expect to see black lungs and dead bodies on
DW World (Deutsche Welle) (de)
added Mar 19, 2016 02:08
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RJR NABISCO, INC., et al. v. THE EUROPEAN COMMUNITY: REPLY BRIEF FOR PETITIONERS (PDF)

CONCLUSION The judgment below should be reversed and the RICO claims dismissed. At a minimum, the judgment should be vacated and the RICO claims remanded for further consideration.
SCOTUSBlog
added Mar 18, 2016 22:35
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Announcement: Moody's: Foreign-exchange headwinds to be less severe for European tobacco companies in 2016

Pressure on European tobacco companies' operating profit caused by foreign exchange (forex) volatility will ease in 2016, Moody's Investors Service (Moody's) has said today. The appreciation of the US dollar and sterling compared to other currencies in b
Moody's Investors Service
added Mar 18, 2016 13:43
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[Belgium, Europe, Malta] Dalligate suspect files Belgian criminal complaint

Silvio Zammit, who stands charged with soliciting bribes, wants snus lobbyist investigated over illegal phone recording
Malta Today (mt)
added Mar 16, 2016 09:39
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[Europe] Romania's casino operators fear their businesses will be hit by smoking ban

The law that bans smoking in enclosed public spaces will strongly affect the local casino industry, said Violeta Radoi, the general manager of the Slot Organizers Association ROMSLOT. In other EU countries, the smoking ban has led to a drop of 30-40% in
Romania Insider (ro)
added Mar 15, 2016 22:48
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[Europe, Netherlands] Hip to be square: Dutch teenagers smoke, drink, and have less sex

The study surveyed 11, 13, and 15 year olds, and found that not only do Dutch children smoke, drink, and have less sex than most of their European peers, but they have even cut back since the last survey in 2009.
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Mar 15, 2016 22:05
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[Europe, Malta] Silvio Zammit files criminal complaint over 'illegal' phone call recording

Silvio Zammit, the man accused of bribery and trading in influence when John Dalli was EU Commissioner for Health, has filed a criminal complaint with the Belgian police over an allegedly illegal telephone recording.
Times of Malta (mt)
added Mar 15, 2016 21:26
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[Europe, Malta] Silvio Zammit asks Belgian police to investigate ‘illegal’ wiretap by tobacco lobbyist

Silvio Zammit, who stands charged with soliciting a multi-million bribe to reverse an EU ban on smokeless tobacco, has filed a complaint with the Belgian police, asking them to investigate how a tobacco lobbyist recorded a telephone conversation between
Malta Independent (mt)
added Mar 15, 2016 21:12
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