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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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[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] The Second OLAF Report on Dalli

the Maltese judiciary has made no progress in any of the cases concerning Dalli. One case concerning the tobacco bribes has been dragging in the local court for years, and the new facts reported by OLAF last summer do not seem to have prompted any concret
New Europe
added May 14, 2017 10:43
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[Europe, Malta] New witnesses say Dalli enquired about lifting snus ban...Dalli reacts / Denies wrongdoing and says he had meetings about snus with Swedish ministers and MEPs

Dalli enquired about lifting the ban on smokeless tobacco, snus, at around the same time as his former canvasser allegedly asked for a bribe to secure this outcome, according to fresh evidence presented to Malta’s Attorney General. The EU’s anti-fraud age
Times of Malta (mt)
added Sep 28, 2014 07:19
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[Europe, Malta] LETTER: Tobacco industry is the real winner

Arnold Cassola called this a shameful day for the European Parliament, as a centre-right majority has done the bidding of the tobacco industry and voted for weaker rules, which are totally at odds with citizens’ interests and public health.
Times of Malta (mt)
added Oct 20, 2013 20:00
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[Belgium, Europe, Malta, Sweden] Brussels Break-Ins Investigated as 'Tobaccogate' Unfolds

But “tobaccogate” is likely to rumble on. As Nils Wadstrom, a Swedish journalist, posted on Twitter: . . . Tobaccogate is the story of the year. Mind-blowing.
New York Times Blogs
added Oct 21, 2012 16:48
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[Europe, Malta] EDITORIAL: Smoke signals of the very worrying kind

Times of Malta (mt)
added Apr 3, 2012 00:00
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