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[Gibraltar] Government takes steps to curb tobacco related anti-social behaviour

The Chief Minister has today signed into law a Legal Notice that prescribes the areas of Laguna and Glacis Estates as "Special Zones" under the Tobacco Act. By designating these areas as Special Zones the Government has granted greater powers to Customs
Vox Gibraltar Online Daily News (gi)
added Nov 22, 2012 15:54

[Gibraltar, Spain] TOBACCO QUEUE?

Gibraltar Chronicle (gi)
added May 22, 2012 14:01

[Europe, UK] EU calls for crackdown on tobacco smuggling between Spain and Gibraltar

The EU is calling on Spain and Gibraltar to crack down on tobacco smuggling across the border between the two countries, citing concerns about the involvement of organised crime. Wrapping up a one-year investigation, the European Anti-Fraud Office (Olaf)
The Guardian (uk)
added Aug 11, 2014 15:26

[Gibraltar, Spain] More tobacco arrests for HM Customs

Customs officers seized a commercial quantity of cigarettes from a car in the Ocean Village area on Tuesday evening. A 27-year old Spanish national from the Cádiz area was arrested after his Spanish-registered car was searched and 56 cartons of c
Gibraltar Chronicle (gi)
added Jan 31, 2014 14:47

[Gibraltar] Spain plans New Year curbs on frontier tobacco

Spain's new budget includes a measure to clamp down on low-level cigarette smuggling from Gibraltar by slashing existing tobacco allowances.
Gibraltar Chronicle (gi)
added Oct 2, 2012 18:10

[Spain, UK] Spanish Fishermen Protest Restrictions Off Gibraltar

The interior minister of Spain, Jorge Fernández Díaz, said Friday that Spain would not allow Gibraltar to be “the border of tobacco smuggling,” noting that Gibraltar, which has about 30,000 residents, had imported 140 million packs of cigarettes last year
New York Times
added Aug 18, 2013 23:38

[Gibraltar, Spain] Watson wants European Commission to act urgently on frontier tobacco ‘discrimination’

Liberal MEP for Gibraltar Sir Graham Watson has dispatched an urgent parliamentary question to the European Commission following revelations that the Spanish authorities are restricting the importation of cigarettes across La Línea de la Concepción fronti
added Jan 18, 2013 07:38

[Gibraltar, Spain] Customs keep up tobacco pressure at estates

HM Customs have said that they are "pro-actively enforcing the Tobacco Act throughout the jurisdiction and particularly in residential estates," following the arrest of two Spanish nationals on Tuesday night.
Gibraltar Chronicle (gi)
added Oct 25, 2012 06:01

Gibraltar: Spain hits back at UK accusing the Rock of increased tobacco smuggling

The Spanish Government has accused Britain of failing to tackle a sharp rise in tobacco smuggling at the border. In a statement marking the six-month deadline set by the European Commission following its visit last year, Spain also said that cooperation
added May 20, 2014 06:36

[Gibraltar] Tobacco charges against seven

All seven face joint charges alleging they were knowingly concerned in the exportation and attempted exportation of commercial quantities of cigarettes without the authority of an export permit. The four Mifsuds face an additional exportation charge
Gibraltar Chronicle (gi)
added Jun 20, 2012 07:29
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