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[Ireland] Profits of tobacco smugglers are higher than court imposed fines

Criminal gangs are earning profits equal to almost a thousand times the fines imposed on smugglers by the courts, according to the tobacco industry. A report published by JTI Ireland — a leading manufacturer of cigarettes — called on the Government to s
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Apr 23, 2014 09:38
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[Ireland] Illegal cigarette smugglers take to the high seas

THIS map shows the major tobacco smuggling routes into Ireland and reveals that cigarettes made in Asia and Africa generally come into the country by sea.However, from mainland Europe the illicit products mostly arrive here on planes and trucks. It is a
Irish Independent (ie)
added Apr 23, 2014 09:03
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[Ireland] Minister defends delay in pasage of anti-smoking Bill

Minister for Health James Reilly has defended the delay in the passage of legislation to prevent smoking in vehicles when children are present. Dr Reilly said care had to be taken with the legislation because of the power of the smoking lobby and its pot
Irish Times (ie)
added Apr 18, 2014 12:24
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[Australia, Ireland, USA] EDITORIAL: Government must resist lobbying over tobacco branding

With the British Government clearly intent on changing the tobacco law, Dublin should also resist US lobbying pressure.
Irish Times (ie)
added Apr 8, 2014 23:04
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[Ireland, UK] National Association of Manufacturers

PM found NAM more ready to mobilize than the US Chamber of Commerce, and PM praised the lobby organisation for "aggressively court[ing] the media on issues consistent with our interests." PM has had a senior executive serve on the Board of NAM and paid du
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Apr 8, 2014 11:08
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[Ireland, UK, USA] TransAtlantic Business Dialogue [Transatlantic Business Council]

British American Tobacco and Philip Morris International are currently TBC members.[13] The organisation's Director General is Tim Bennett. Its EU executive director is Jeffries Briginshaw who previously worked at BAT for more than a decade. [14] In 2011
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Apr 8, 2014 11:05
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[Ireland, UK] United States Council for International Business

Philip Morris International is currently a USCIB member. [4] In April 2012, when the UK government announced their plain packaging consultation, USCIB joined forces with other US trade associations, including the TransAtlantic Business Dialogue, the US C
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Apr 8, 2014 11:01
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[Ireland, USA] US business lobbies urge Kenny to rethink tobacco packaging

lobbies’ letter marks an escalation of US resistance to the measure ... A letter to Mr Kenny by six lobbies, which represent dozens of major corporations, came days before he visited the US for St Patrick’s Day. The groups who signed the letter include
Irish Times (ie)
added Apr 8, 2014 10:57
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[Ireland] Government ‘should consider banning cigarette sales after 6pm’

An Oireachtas Committee has produced a detailed and wide-ranging report on the proposal to introduce plain packaging for cigarettes.
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Apr 4, 2014 12:58
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[Ireland] Ban cigarette sales in pubs and clubs and at night, report urges

It also wants the introduction of restricted trading hours for the sale of tobacco. The plan would make it illegal to sell cigarettes between 7am and 9am and after 6pm. The recommendations are contained in a report arising out of its series of hearings
Irish Independent (ie)
added Apr 4, 2014 11:33
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