Headlines Tagged with Malta — 712 headlines found
The Swedish company has filed an application with the US Food and Drug Administration to approve snus – the same tobacco product at the heart of the Dalli allegations – as a “modified risk” product, with fewer health risks than cigarettes.
Jun 26, 2014 Malta Independent (mt)
added Jun 26, 2014 21:24
Zammit is accused of trading in influence for allegedly demanding a €60 million bribe from Swedish tobacco firm Swedish Match and the European smokeless tobacco lobby. The initial investigation into allegations that he was securing a reversal of a trade
Feb 27, 2014 Malta Today (mt)
added Feb 27, 2014 11:55
buckled on plain packaging in the face of fierce lobbying, writes James Panichi. Still not satisfied, the tobacco industry sought to delay new regulations, exposing problems within the EU bueaucracy
Oct 14, 2013 Inside Story (Institute for Social Research (H53) / Swinburne University of Technology) (au)
added Oct 18, 2013 16:06
Dalli felt no need to disclose his Bahamas trip to Brussels’ top brass, despite revealing yesterday that the charitable initiative he was helping set up was a multi-billion dollar commercial operation with philanthropic aims.
Jul 7, 2013 Times of Malta (mt)
added Jul 7, 2013 11:05
John Dalli has rejected as a "blatant lie" a story in the International Herald Tribune this morning which reported that the Former European Commissioner travelled to the banking haven of the Bahamas to move millions of dollars.
Jul 1, 2013 Times of Malta (mt)
added Jul 1, 2013 10:51
[Europe, France, Malta] French programme claims Dalli targeted by tobacco lobby to delay introduction of stricter laws
A French investigative programme has suggested that the tobacco industry may have manoeuvred to force the removal of former Health Commissioner John Dalli, citing confidential documents by leading tobacco company Philip Morris International (PMI).
Oct 9, 2014 Malta Independent (mt)
added Oct 9, 2014 11:38
Five judges at the EU Court of Justice on Monday (7 July) cross-examined the president of the European Commission in the tobacco lobby scandal which saw health commissioner John Dalli leave in disgrace two years ago.
Jul 8, 2014 EUobserver.com
added Jul 8, 2014 06:32
A number of employees at British American Tobacco face an uncertain future as talks continue over a merger with another local firm, Times of Malta has learnt. Sources said the company was considering shedding about 15 of its employees: half the workforce
May 23, 2014 Times of Malta (mt)
added May 23, 2014 11:31
European Commission is refusing to disclose the letter from Swedish Match sent to the European Commission on 14 May 2012, in which it reported allegations of bribery against former commissioner John Dalli to the EU’s secretary-general.
May 14, 2014 Malta Today (mt)
added May 15, 2014 07:56
Mr Dalli was testifying in court in the compilation of evidence against Mr Zammit, who is accused of trading in influence for changes to the EU's tobacco directive, when Mr Dalli was EU Health Commissioner.
Mar 13, 2014 Malta Independent (mt)
added Mar 13, 2014 17:03