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[Eastern Europe, Ireland] New restrictions on duty-free cigarettes

NEW rules will come into force on January 1, restricting the number of cigarettes brought into Ireland for personal use by individuals travelling from Bulgaria, Croatia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania and Romania.
Irish Independent (ie)
added Dec 25, 2013 21:47
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[Egypt, Ireland, UK-Northern Ireland] Suez Canal attack by al-Qaida blew Irish cigarette smuggling ring

The smuggler whose container of cigarettes was hit by a rocket fired by al-Qaida on the Suez Canal has become the number one target for gardai. Investigations have shown that the man, in his mid-40s, has become one of Ireland's richest smugglers, supply
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Nov 3, 2013 23:35
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Reilly wants tobacco-free Ireland within 12 years

"It's a fight that we cannot turn away from and that we can't afford to lose. It's a battle that will continue until it's won and it will be won." He revealed that a document had been passed by Government, entitled Tobacco-Free Ireland, which aims to ha
Irish Independent (ie)
added Jul 26, 2013 20:54
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[Australia, Ireland, Malaysia] IRA smugglers behind Aussie cigarette racket

The multi-million euro IRA cigarette smuggling ring busted by Spanish police at New Year had linked up with Malaysian-based racketeers supplying illicit tobacco to the Australian market, the Sunday Independent has learned.
Irish Independent (ie)
added Feb 2, 2015 11:24
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[Ireland] Tobacco producing countries will battle packs law

Tobacco producing nations are expected to challenge Ireland’s move to outlaw branded tobacco packaging, the new junior jobs minister has been warned by his department. Ireland will likely face a constitutional challenge and complaints to the World Trade
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Aug 14, 2014 03:11
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[Ireland, USA] Powerful US lobby group fights cigarette packaging changes

The influential Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America in Washington has joined the lobbying campaign ... In a letter obtained by The Irish Times, the world’s largest business federation with three million business members said it had “deep
Irish Times (ie)
added Jan 27, 2014 13:51
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[Ireland, USA, Virginia] US politician seeks cigarette packet change

The governor of Virginia has written to Taoiseach Enda Kenny urging him to reject proposals to introduce plain cigarette packaging. In a letter three days ago, Governor Bob McDonnell said there were other proven ways to regulate the industry based on “s
Irish Times (ie)
added Dec 9, 2013 20:18
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Plan for a ‘tobacco free Ireland’ published

A plan to reduce the prevalence of smoking in Ireland to less than 5 per cent of the population by 2025 has been published by Minister for Health James Reilly. Tobacco Free Ireland recommends introducing legislation to prohibit smoking within the campus
Irish Times (ie)
added Oct 5, 2013 21:26
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[Europe, Ireland] Big Tobacco looks to the future of e-cigarettes

“We think electronic cigarettes will prove to be the most significant development in the history of the organised tobacco industry,” it said assuredly, with consumers worldwide expected to “migrate from tobacco smoking to e-cigarettes at an accelerating
Irish Times (ie)
added Aug 23, 2013 01:13
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[Ireland] REILLY: Tobacco industry’s campaign against plain packaging is based on fear for its profits

In time, its claims about plain packaging will look as bogus and as misleading as its claims about smoking being harmless and not being addictive. .. it would be a strange society that would allow a situation where intellectual property rights supersede
Irish Times (ie)
added Jul 26, 2013 21:33
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