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[Europe, UK] The price of Brexit

‘Without a home supplied product any tariffs applied to imported goods between the UK and EU as a result of Brexit will see massive cigarette retail price increases for UK consumers, leading to volume declines of as much as 21 percent by 2021,’ said Glob
Tobacco Reporter
added Apr 20, 2018 00:06
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Association of Cigarette Price Differentials With Infant Mortality in 23 European Union Countries [FREE FULL TEXT]

Findings In this longitudinal, ecological study, increases in the median price of cigarettes were associated with reductions in infant mortality across Europe between 2004 and 2014. However, pricing differentials between median and minimum cigarette pri
JAMA Pediatrics (Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine)
added Apr 15, 2018 00:10
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[UK] European Union snus ban is lawful, claims attorney general tasked with investigating tobacco product sweeping through English football

Last month, it emerged that players in all four divisions were using the nicotine-heavy product, sparking health and integrity fears across the sport. One club was found to be fining players caught in possession £10,000 while photographers snapped evide
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 14, 2018 01:12
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[Europe] FREAKY FRIDAY The most bizarre superstitions from around the world revealed on Friday 13th

In Northern and Eastern Europe (Lithuania included) there's a belief that a sailor dies every time a cigarette is lit by a candle. It's said that this particular superstition is born from the fact that sailors used to make extra money on the side by se
The Sun (uk)
added Apr 13, 2018 17:47
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[Europe] EU court adviser says ban on Swedish snuff tobacco product valid

An EU ban on the sale of snus, a wet snuff tobacco product made by Swedish Match, is valid, an adviser to the European Union’s top court said on Thursday...The ECJ will make a final decision in two to four months’ time.
Reuters
added Apr 12, 2018 17:59
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[Europe, Uruguay] EU Ruling Casts Doubt On Bilateral Investment Treaties ($$)

the Court of Justice of the European Union ruled that an arbitration clause in a bilateral investment treaty (BIT) between two member states was incompatible with EU law....Philip Morris International complained that Uruguay's anti-smoking legislation...
Law360
added Apr 11, 2018 23:48
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[Europe, UK] A rise from the ashes?

It’s been 10 months since the European Tobacco Products Directive 2 (EUTPD2) was enforced on 20 May 2017 and since branded packs, 10s 
and flavoured tobacco were last stocked on the gantries of UK convenience stores....retailers seem to agree that the ini
Convenience Store (uk)
added Apr 4, 2018 12:42
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[Europe, UK] Premier League footie stars 'using banned TOBACCO during matches', investigation claims

PREMIER League stars are using tobacco stimulant banned across most of Europe to keep themselves alert during games, according to a shock investigation. The tobacco-based snus is linked with cancer was outlawed in the continent in 1992, but it has been
Daily Star (uk)
added Mar 31, 2018 16:24
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[Balkans, Europe] #OLAF and EU express concern at rising levels of #IllicitTobacco in Balkan states

Nikolov, who is also a member of the Brussels-based European Economic Social Committee (EESC), was among the keynote speaker at a one-day conference on the fight against illegal tobacco. The event was organised by OLAF, the EU’s anti-fraud office and he
EU Reporter (uk)
added Mar 31, 2018 14:14
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[Europe] Italy sentences leaders of black market cigarette ring

A criminal court in the northern Italian city of Turin has sentenced several individuals to prison and ordered the seizure of millions of euros worth of assets as part of a major trans-national tobacco contraband case that has involved law enforcement off
New Europe
added Mar 31, 2018 14:13
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