Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Italy 754 headlines found

3 Views

[Finland, Italy] GLANTZ: Evidence grows that ecigs are being taken up by never smokers: That's not harm reduction

Two papers were recently published at add to the existing evidence (described here, here and here): Janna Kinnunen and colleagues published "Awareness and determinants of electronic cigarette use among Finnish adolescents in 2013: a population-based stu
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Nov 28, 2014 12:38
7 Views

E-Cigarette Awareness, Use, and Harm Perceptions in Italy: A National Representative SurveyE-Cigarette Awareness, Use, and Harm Perceptions in Italy: A National Representative Survey

Three out of 4 e-cigarette users reported to have favorably modified their smoking habit; however, 90% of users did not quit smoking as a consequence of starting vaping e-cigarettes. Almost 900,000 Italian never-smokers, particularly young never-smokers,
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Nov 26, 2014 11:03
5 Views

[Italy] Avalanche Int'l Shares Clinical Study Using Avatar Vape Pen and e-Liquids

"This study shows in particular the importance of using the electronic cigarette as a cessation tool in health care. Its effectiveness, in fact, is linked to its correct use allowing, in heavy smokers, to absorb the right amount of nicotine to prevent th
Stockhouse
added Nov 24, 2014 14:45
9 Views

[Italy] UPDATE 1-Marlboro HeatSticks on sale in Milan this week

plans to launch its new iQOS smokeless device and Marlboro HeatSticks in Milan, Italy on Thursday following a better-than-expected launch in Nagoya, Japan earlier this month.
Reuters
added Nov 24, 2014 12:33
3 Views

[UK] Sex and drugs and cigarettes trigger Italy's economic revival

Accounting changes across the EU have seen key illegal economic activities such as prostitution and drug trafficking included in a country’s official GDP measure. As a result, Italy’s economy was said to have risen slightly from a 0.1 per cent decline fo
The Independent (uk)
added Oct 15, 2014 16:27
9 Views

[Europe] The Minimum price of cigarettes in Italy set by the State

On October 5th 2007, Yesmoke presents a petition to the European Commission for the abolition of the minimum price, and on the 3rd of July 2008, the European Commission refers Italy to the Court of European Justice.
Yesmoke S.r.l. (it)
added Oct 13, 2014 20:12
3 Views

[Europe] Italy Overtaxed Cheap Cigarettes, Court Finds

Antitrust regulators in Italy found themselves in regulatory crosshairs for their decision in 2012 to set the tobacco tax rate for bargain-brand cigarettes at 115 percent of the rate levied against higher-priced smokes. Bargain tobacconist Yesmoke sued, c
Courthouse News
added Oct 13, 2014 20:08
16 Views

[Italy] PMI Opens Pilot Plant and Celebrates Groundbreaking on Construction of New Manufacturing Facility for Potentially Reduced-Risk Products

its first pilot plant for the production of potentially reduced-risk products (“RRPs”*). The pilot plant, just outside Bologna in Zola Predosa, is now in operation, while PMI's first manufacturing facility for larger scale production of RRPs is currently
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Oct 10, 2014 14:10
3 Views

[Europe, Italy] Judgment in Case C-428/13: Ministero dell’Economia e delle Finanze e.a. v. Yesmoke Tobacco SpA (PDF)

The minimum excise duty of 115% applied by Italy to cigarettes with a retail price lower than the most popular price category of cigarettes is contrary to EU law Such an excise duty distorts competition
Court of Justice of the European Communities (lu)
added Oct 10, 2014 13:18
9 Views

[Europe, Italy] ECJ Rules Against Italian Tobacco Excise Duty Policy

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled that Italy's decision to levy a higher minimum excise duty on cheaper-than-average cigarettes contravenes EU law....an excise duty should be made up of two elements: an ad valorem excise duty, calculated on th
Tax-News.com
added Oct 10, 2014 13:10
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines