Headlines Tagged with Spain — 951 headlines found
hundreds of bicycles, heaped in a large pile, rust in the summer sun. ... once your passport has been checked, is a kiosk selling cheap tobacco. The two things are linked. The bicycles have been seized from cyclists trying to smuggle tobacco across the
Aug 22, 2013 BBC Online
added Aug 22, 2013 14:57
announced on Wednesday it will axe nearly 10 percent of its staff in Spain as cigarette sales slump in the face of no-smoking bans and a booming black market in the recession-hit country.
Jun 5, 2013 AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Jun 5, 2013 17:27
Gibraltar faces being put into the same pen as Eastern European countries or non EU States that turn a blind eye to cigarette smuggling. I have been reporting on cigarette smuggling since the early 1990s and the black launch days in Gibraltar's harbours.
Jun 25, 2013 PANORAMA (gi)
added Jun 29, 2013 10:22
EDITORIAL: Tobacco smuggling all over Spain, but Spanish Foreign ministry only highlights Gibraltar...
The Spanish government are forever attempting to give Gibraltar a bad name over tobacco smuggling when, as everybody knows except them, those involved in such activity tend to be Spaniards. Not only that but the amount of tobacco seized at the La Linea
Apr 21, 2014 PANORAMA (gi)
added May 21, 2014 10:22
[Gibraltar, Spain] Tobacco-related offences / Dangerous Driving Arrests & 120,000 cigarettes/vehicle seized.
4 local men (aged 18 - 37) and 2 Spanish nationals (Aged 33 & 44yrs) were arrested in the early hours of Thursday 7th January 2016 by RGP uniformed officers on suspicion of various tobacco-related offences, following a high-speed vehicle pursuit and sear
Jan 7, 2016 Vox Gibraltar Online Daily News (gi)
added Jan 8, 2016 22:16
Effects of plain package branding and graphic health warnings on adolescent smokers in the USA, Spain and France
an experimental test of the effects of plain pack branding and graphic health warnings (GHWs) in three different countries ...plain packs can independently strengthen the more instantaneous, direct effects (short of quitting thoughts) found with the GHWs.
Apr 18, 2016 Tobacco Control
added Apr 19, 2016 01:16
“Using proprietary, real tobacco grown in the United States – without any artificial extraction or chemical processes – 22nd Century is the only company in the world that can make '0.0 mg nicotine' cigarettes”
Apr 16, 2015 Business Wire
added Apr 17, 2015 15:04
As a result of increased smuggling activity the GSD have said that they support the provision of a permanent berth in the sheltered waters on the east side of the Rock, to be used by law enforcement agencies. Recalling that this berth was promised by th
May 8, 2013 Gibraltar Chronicle (gi)
added May 8, 2013 12:38
And were it not for Eurovegas, adds Gallego, the fact that numerous bars and cafés have gone out of business or lost thousands due to a sudden shortage in customers and in drinks ordered would continue to be ignored.
Jul 9, 2012 ThinkSpain.com (es)
added Jul 9, 2012 03:04
The ANCE (National Association of the Electronic Cigarette) admits that around 60-70% of the businesses dedicated to selling the electronic cigarette have closed. A spokesperson for Buy a Business in Spain suggests that the type of business has "short l
May 26, 2014 SpanishNews.es (es)
added May 26, 2014 15:26