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[Spain] Madrid pledges to overturn smoking ban to attract €17bn EuroVegas casino

Capital city battling with Barcelona to play host to Las Vegas Sands's proposed 36,000-bed Spanish gambling complex
The Guardian (uk)
added Jun 27, 2012 16:13

[Gibraltar, Spain] Govt defends record on tackling tobacco crime

The Gibraltar Government has said it is determined to “stamp out the menace of smuggling” as it lashed out at suggestions the Rock was seeing a return to the ‘the Bad Old Days’. The Government was responding to a video recording posted to social media b
Gibraltar Chronicle (gi)
added Feb 1, 2018 23:52

[Cuba, Spain, Florida] Fla. Court Affirms Defense Verdict In Smoker's $29M Suit ($$)

contested Vila's fraud and concealment claims on the grounds that the Engle findings do not extend to smoking activity that occurred outside of the United States....The cigarette maker raised doubts about whether Vila really smoked the company's Marlboro
added Oct 13, 2016 21:25

Spain patient gets pneumonia by e-cigarettes

"He was diagnosed with exogenous lipoid pneumonia caused by an excessive use of electronic cigarette," said the source at the A Coruna University Hospital, who asked not be named. The disease was caused by a vegetable-based ingredient in the replaceable
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Mar 14, 2014 08:44

[Gibraltar, Spain] Judge signals firm action on tobacco smugglers

Tobacco smugglers will face tougher fines and persistent repeat offenders could even go to jail, Stipendiary Magistrate Charles Pitto has warned. Current court practice is to issue a fine mirroring the commercial value of the tobacco in respect of which
Gibraltar Chronicle (gi)
added Jan 18, 2014 22:14

[Europe, UK] Spain did not break the law on Gibraltar checks, says Brussels

Spain did not break European law by imposing stringent checks on cross-border traffic with Gibraltar, according to a keenly-awaited ruling by the European Commission that hands a diplomatic defeat to the British government and the tiny overseas territory
Financial Times (uk)
added Nov 15, 2013 16:47

[Gibraltar, Spain] Guardia Civil officer arrested in border tobacco probe

A Guardia Civil officer was arrested by her colleagues on suspicion of involvement in tobacco smuggling across the border between Gibraltar and Spain. The female officer is accused of facilitating operational information about the border to smugglers.
Gibraltar Chronicle (gi)
added Sep 21, 2013 14:02

[Gibraltar, Spain] Guardia arrested in border tobacco operation

A member of the Guardia Civil frontier team has been accused of partaking in a cigarette smuggling operation. Since November 2011 Spanish authorities have been investigating the man concerned, when suspicions were raised that there was a smuggling orga
Gibraltar Chronicle (gi)
added Aug 6, 2013 15:14

[Europe, Portugal, Spain, UK] The lady in red! Queen Letizia stuns in fiery crimson as she gives a passionate anti-smoking speech at a cancer conference

Being a member of the Spanish royal family, she is used to turning heads wherever she goes. Queen Letizia certainly stood out as she attended the Portuguese League Against Cancer conference at the Sheraton Hotel in Porto, Portugal today. 7th European C
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 24, 2017 02:48

[Spain] Tobacco Megamerger Gets Nudge From Spanish IPO: Real M&A

Two American tobacco giants that have been involved in on-and-off merger talks may get some help an ocean away in Spain. Reynolds American Inc. (RAI:US) has explored the purchase of Lorillard (LO:US) Inc. for several months with its efforts so far stymi
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Jul 2, 2014 19:37
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