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[Europe, Malta, Sweden] Snus: an export ban and EU tobacco rules

The product is banned under the EU's Tobacco Product Regulation Directive that defines tobacco for oral use as "all products for oral use, except those intended to be smoked or chewed".
Times of Malta (mt)
added Oct 18, 2012 08:29
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[Malta, Sweden] Press statement on behalf of the European Commission

Commissioner John Dalli has today announced his resignation as a member of the Commission, with immediate effect. Mr Dalli informed the President of the European Commission Jose Manuel Barroso of his decision following an investigation by OLAF, the EU's
Europa - European Commission
added Oct 16, 2012 17:08
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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 Details Official's Role in Tobacco Lobbying ($$)

European officials have given new details of an alleged cash-for-influence scandal that has forced the resignation of European Union Health Commissioner John Dalli, while Mr. Dalli has defended himself, saying he was told to quit and claiming that a tobac
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Oct 19, 2012 03:33
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[China, Ireland, Libya, Malta] Old IRA gun routes used to smuggle in cigarettes

Customs struggling to stem influx costing €500m a year in lost taxes
Irish Independent (ie)
added Aug 9, 2009 00:00
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[Denmark, Europe, Malta] VIDEO: Watch: Trailer of Danish documentary film on John Dalli snus controversy released

the scandal surrounding Mr Dalli’s resignation from the Barroso cabinet, after one of his associates allegedly asked for a €60 million bribe from a tobacco company. John Dalli was at the time working on a tobacco directive.
Malta Independent (mt)
added Mar 13, 2017 14:15
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[Europe, Malta] Barroso denies Dalli claims

European Commission President Manuel Barroso has denied claims made by former EU commissioner John Dalli that he had suggested dropping the Tobacco Products Directive.
Times of Malta (mt)
added Mar 17, 2014 00:52
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[Europe, Malta] DOUBLE STANDARDS BY THE EU COMMISSION EXECUTIVE - DALLI

Former European Commissioner John Dalli has accused the EU Commission President Barroso of being hypocritical in his handling of the latest scandal to blight the EU Commission. On Friday, the news broke that EU Commissioner for Trade De Gucht is to be c
Malta Independent (mt)
added Nov 10, 2013 12:30
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[Europe, Malta] Dalli had two meetings with tobacco lobbyists

John Dalli held two meetings with tobacco lobbyists that were organised by a Sliema businessman, according to the head of the EU’s anti-fraud arm OLAF. The information released yesterday by Giovanni Kessler, director general of OLAF, during a press con
Times of Malta (mt)
added Oct 18, 2012 08:05
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