Headlines Tagged with Europe — 4,006 headlines found
The draft legislation fails to address the rapid growth in sales of products designed to resemble real cigarettes as closely as possible. This subterfuge is widely viewed as a way to renormalise smoking, a key goal of those seeking to recruit child smoker
Oct 16, 2013 British Medical Journal
added Oct 17, 2013 21:39
[Europe] Amendments to EU Tobacco Product Directive ignores scientific evidence and shamelessly promotes e-cigs
As Martin McKee wrote in the BMJ on October 16, the revisions just made to the draft EU Tobacco Products directive were a big win for the tobacco companies who are pushing e-cigarettes: The most contentious area is e-cigarettes. The commission proposed
Oct 16, 2013 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 17, 2013 21:37
More than 700,000 Europeans and more than 440,000 Americans die from smoking-related illnesses every year. Lawmakers in Europe have taken some important steps; United States regulators should do the same.
Oct 17, 2013 New York Times
added Oct 17, 2013 02:14
[Europe] KEMP/JOOSSENS: Dalligate one year on: tobacco industry makes 'undue and extensive' interference in EU decision making
One of the unintended consequences of the resignation of the EU health commissioner one year ago was the revelation of undue and extensive tobacco industry interference in EU decision-making, write Florence Berteletti Kemp and Luk Joossens.
Oct 16, 2013 The Parliament Magazine (be)
added Oct 16, 2013 08:11
Thai Public Health Ministry is embroiled in a court battle with international tobacco companies as it seeks to impose larger graphic health warnings on cigarette packages.
Oct 14, 2013 DW World (Deutsche Welle) (de)
added Oct 15, 2013 02:00
If Serbia does not approve cigarette imports from Croatia under lower tariffs by the year's end, this request will be included in the framework for membership negotiations, which is being drafted, Tanjug learnt from a source in the European Union.
Oct 14, 2013 Balkans.com (cy)
added Oct 14, 2013 06:57
THE appearance of cigarette packaging is poised to change in Cyprus after the European Parliament voted this week for health warnings to cover 65 per cent of a packet.
Oct 13, 2013 Cyprus Mail (cy)
added Oct 14, 2013 05:56
involved in a furious round of last-minute lobbying across the EU to push through tough anti-smoking laws, the Sunday Independent has learnt. The diplomatic offensive helped secure the decision by the European Parliament to approve measures that will mea
Oct 13, 2013 Irish Independent (ie)
added Oct 13, 2013 20:32
If five years of epidemiological data did not reveal any serious cause for concern, would Glantz be happy, or would he then ask for 10 or 20? Meanwhile, current smokers facing well-established health risks would pay the cost of Glantz’s deliberation.
Oct 9, 2013 Forbes
added Oct 13, 2013 14:16
FJELDSTED: TPD reaction: Europe's doctors 'disappointed' with outcome of tobacco vote on 'several key issues'
Katrín Fjeldsted hopes that the tobacco products directive will not be weakened any further than it has been during the upcoming negotiations with EU member states.
Oct 8, 2013 The Parliament Magazine (be)
added Oct 13, 2013 13:08