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[Europe, Ireland] MEP's will resist lobbying and will fight for strong EU tobacco law

Nessa Childers, Labour MEP, today welcomed that the European Commission finally proposed the long-awaited tobacco directive, but warned of the massive industry lobbying against the law.
Irish Labour Party (ie)
added Dec 20, 2012 01:25
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[Ireland] NFRN launches app proposal to combat illicit tobacco

The National Federation of Retail Newsagents (NFRN) Ireland launched a proposal for a smartphone APP to combat the illegal cigarette trade on 21 November at an NFRN Executive Council Meeting which was attended by the Minister of State for Small Business,
Shelflife.ie (ie)
added Dec 19, 2012 06:08
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[Europe, Ireland] Cigarette smuggling 'not as bad as tobacco firms say'

THE prevalence of cigarette smuggling in countries like Ireland is lower than tobacco industry figures suggest. A new report published today - based on the largest study of its kind - shows that ease of availability rather than price determines the exte
Irish Independent (ie)
added Dec 11, 2012 06:37
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[Ireland] Government losing €1.5 million per day to illegal tobacco market

The Irish Tobacco Manufacturers Advisory Committee said criminals will make over €230 million this year from illegal tobacco in Ireland.
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Dec 4, 2012 06:23
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[Ireland] State is 'losing €1.5m a day' to illegal cigarettes

A tobacco industry lobby group says criminals are winning “hands down” in the Government’s fight against illegal cigarette sales,.
Irish Times (ie)
added Dec 4, 2012 06:19
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[Ireland] €1.5m daily lost on illegal cigarettes

Irish Tobacco Manufacturers Advisory Committee estimates that the Government is loosing ?1.5 million every day to illegal cigarette sales
Irish Times (ie)
added Dec 4, 2012 06:17
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[Ireland] PJ Carroll blames 'illicit tobacco trade' as profits fall 6pc to €8.4m

According to the directors' report, the decline in revenues in the firm, which is owned by British American Tobacco, "was driven by volume reductions of 2.4pc as a result of market contraction". The firm said that the overall decline in the market "was
Irish Independent (ie)
added Nov 29, 2012 15:38
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[Ireland] App 'could detect' illegal cigarettes

Bar-codes on illegal cigarettes could be read by a smartphone app, giving gardaí, customers and retailers instant information on whether tax has been paid on the product.
Irish Times (ie)
added Nov 22, 2012 06:37
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[Ireland] Crackdown on counterfeit cigarette traders

FOLLOWING the latest garda crackdown on the sale and supply of illegal cigarettes, the Revenue Commissioners secured five convictions at Limerick District and Circuit Court over the past week, bringing the total number of convictions so far this year to
Limerick Post (ie)
added Nov 17, 2012 19:01
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[Ireland] Senator calls for Leinster House to stub out smoking

MOVES are under way to stub out smoking on the campus of Leinster House, forcing TDs, senators and Oireachtas staff to go out on the street if they want to light up.
Irish Independent (ie)
added Nov 16, 2012 15:11
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