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[Malta] THE GREAT EUROPEAN CIGARETTE MYSTERY

investigate why The Maltese EU Commissioner of Health, John Dalli... Faced with closed doors in The Commission and disturbing news about how NGO’s in Brussel, who are fighting a tsunami of lobbyism from tobacco corporations, had their offices burglarized
DR Sales (Danish Broadcasting Corporation) (dk)
added Jul 30, 2017 12:04
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[Europe, Malta] Tobacco Directive: MEPs' committee backs agreement with EU ministers

Public Health Committee MEPs endorse draft legislation agreed with the Council of Ministers to make tobacco products less attractive to young people
Malta Today (mt)
added Jan 23, 2014 15:38
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[Bahamas, Europe, Malta] Exclusive: EU graft inquiry shifts to ex-health chief's overseas activity

Dalli's overseas activities, including business links or undeclared visits to countries in Africa, Asia and the Middle East, are new strands in a case that has already looked into the propriety of his dealings with tobacco company Swedish Match and wheth
Reuters
added Oct 24, 2013 17:37
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[Europe, Malta] Greens accuse EPP of ‘doing tobacco lobby’s work to stub out ambitious rules’

"This is a shameful day for the European Parliament, as a centre-right majority, led by the EPP group, has done the bidding of the tobacco industry and voted for weaker rules, which are totally at odds with citizens' interests and public health. It is sc
Malta Today (mt)
added Oct 8, 2013 17:35
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[Europe, Malta] TOBACCO LOBBY ACCUSED OF DELAYING EU TOBACCO VOTE

• Philip Morris International’s lobby aimed to either “push” or “delay” Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) • Debate and vote on directive in Parliament delayed by one month • European Public Health Alliance says that this is the second attempt to delay
Malta Independent (mt)
added Sep 11, 2013 14:10
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[Malta] Dark conspiracy theories from Europe's fight with big tobacco

Corruption allegations, unexplained break-ins, dark conspiracy theories and Swedish snuff: Those aren't the elements of a Hollywood film, but developments in a plot surrounding Europe's efforts to get tough on nicotine. At stake are billions of dollars
maltastar.com (mt)
added Oct 29, 2012 14:19
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[Belgium, Europe, Malta, Sweden] Anti-smoking campaigners accuse tobacco lobby after office break-in

Brussels police have swept the offices of two major public health organisations for bugs following a break-in at a building in the rue de Tréves in which laptops and documents relating to their battles against the tobacco industry were stolen.
The Guardian (uk)
added Oct 18, 2012 22:40
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[Europe, Malta, USA] FBI investigating company involved in John Dalli’s Bahamas trip

is currently investigating two companies linked to former minister and EU commissioner...Dalli rushed off to the Bahamas for a weekend in July 2012, shortly after he found out about an investigation by the EU’s anti-fraud office, Olaf, over his dealings w
Malta Independent (mt)
added Jul 12, 2015 10:50
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[Europe, Malta] EDITORIAL: A tobacco directive at long last

The new legislation will now need to be passed through by the European Parliament, where amendments could strengthen it further, as well as the Council of Ministers and it is expected to be adopted in 2014 so that it could come into effect 2015 or 2016 w
Malta Independent (mt)
added Dec 31, 2012 16:25
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[Europe, Malta, Sweden] EU health commissioner John Dalli quits over fraud inquiry

John Dalli, seen here at a news conference in July, rejects the findings against him
BBC Online
added Oct 16, 2012 17:07
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