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[Gibraltar] OLIVERO: Public Want Cigarette Smuggling Under Control!

If Customs and Police are unable to cope because of the many other demands for their services, obviously effecting manpower, than such a body should be formed and given the necessary powers for that purpose. It’s not as if such a force will ever be out o
PANORAMA (gi)
added Nov 11, 2013 13:34
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[Gibraltar, Spain] Cigarette seizure at British Lines Road

HM Customs seized 40,000 cigarettes (200 cartons) and a locally registered vehicle at British Lines Road near the frontier fence.
Vox Gibraltar Online Daily News (gi)
added Sep 25, 2012 17:45
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[Europe] GBC News Hacienda says it accounts for all tobacco entering Gibraltar

Spain’s Tax Agency claims it inspects and records one hundred percent of the tobacco that comes into Gibraltar, and that its frontier controls are not merely random. This is in response to an article published by regional newspaper Europa Sur, in which
Gibraltar Broadcasting Corporation (gi)
added Sep 27, 2016 21:33
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[Gibraltar] Tobacco haul

Officers of HM Customs arrested a Spanish national outside retail premises in Fish Market Road, when the 22 year old from La Linea was seen in possession of 8,000 cigarettes (40 cartons).
PANORAMA (gi)
added Jan 31, 2014 15:26
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[Gibraltar, Spain] Judge signals firm action on tobacco smugglers

Tobacco smugglers will face tougher fines and persistent repeat offenders could even go to jail, Stipendiary Magistrate Charles Pitto has warned. Current court practice is to issue a fine mirroring the commercial value of the tobacco in respect of which
Gibraltar Chronicle (gi)
added Jan 18, 2014 22:14
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[Europe, UK] Spain did not break the law on Gibraltar checks, says Brussels

Spain did not break European law by imposing stringent checks on cross-border traffic with Gibraltar, according to a keenly-awaited ruling by the European Commission that hands a diplomatic defeat to the British government and the tiny overseas territory
Financial Times (uk)
added Nov 15, 2013 16:47
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[Gibraltar, Spain] Guardia Civil officer arrested in border tobacco probe

A Guardia Civil officer was arrested by her colleagues on suspicion of involvement in tobacco smuggling across the border between Gibraltar and Spain. The female officer is accused of facilitating operational information about the border to smugglers.
Gibraltar Chronicle (gi)
added Sep 21, 2013 14:02
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[Gibraltar, Spain] Guardia arrested in border tobacco operation

A member of the Guardia Civil frontier team has been accused of partaking in a cigarette smuggling operation. Since November 2011 Spanish authorities have been investigating the man concerned, when suspicions were raised that there was a smuggling orga
Gibraltar Chronicle (gi)
added Aug 6, 2013 15:14
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[Gibraltar] Govt ban cancels Glacis and Laguna tobacco licences

The Government’s action to terminate existing retail tobacco licences and the eradication of the sale of tobacco in Laguna or Glacis estates means that it will not be possible for the existing retail outlets to sell tobacco at all other than in vending m
Gibraltar Chronicle (gi)
added Jun 12, 2013 17:57
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[Gibraltar, Spain] Tobacco incidents in 'Special Zones', Laguna and Glacis Estate

The RGP have arrested six individuals since the Chief Minister Fabian Picardo signed into law Legal Notice 166/2012 declaring the areas of Laguna and Glacis Estates as ‘Special Zones’ under the Tobacco Act on November 22, 2012. Inside the ‘Special Zone’
Gibraltar Chronicle (gi)
added Apr 19, 2013 13:28
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