Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Malta 720 headlines found

13 Views

Tobacco kills a person a day in Malta

'Quit Tobacco' is the core message of a new campaign run by the Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Directorate with the aim of uniting smokers, ex-smokers and non-smokers in raising awareness about the benefits of being smoke-free.
Times of Malta (mt)
added Sep 20, 2012 14:33
13 Views

[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
12 Views

[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
12 Views

[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
12 Views

[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
12 Views

[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
11 Views

[Belgium, Europe, Malta] AG told to close case in overlong Dalligate bribery prosecution

A high court ruling has declared that the man accused of trading in influence and complicity in the request of a €60 million bribe from a Swedish tobacco company, had his human rights breached when the Attorney General refused to declare his evidence clo
Malta Today (mt)
added Jul 15, 2018 19:32
11 Views

[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
11 Views

[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
11 Views

[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
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines