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First contraband tobacco factory in Spain comes to light

Sold at a price which saved the end user about two euros a packet, the tobacco was being manufactured behind closed doors in a warehouse in Coslada (Madrid). Four Polish nationals, a Spaniard and a man from the Ukraine have been arrested.
ThinkSpain.com (es)
added Jun 14, 2013 18:41
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[Gibraltar, Spain] Tobacco incidents in 'Special Zones', Laguna and Glacis Estate

The RGP have arrested six individuals since the Chief Minister Fabian Picardo signed into law Legal Notice 166/2012 declaring the areas of Laguna and Glacis Estates as ‘Special Zones’ under the Tobacco Act on November 22, 2012. Inside the ‘Special Zone’
Gibraltar Chronicle (gi)
added Apr 19, 2013 13:28
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[Spain] Spaniards support smoking ban

A new survey by the Family and Community Medicine Society found 78 per cent of Spaniards to be against smoking again in bars.
The Olive Press (es)
added Jun 11, 2012 09:16
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[Gibraltar, Spain] TOBACCO QUEUE?

Gibraltar Chronicle (gi)
added May 22, 2012 14:01
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[India, Spain, USA] SHUKLA: International trade impacts tobacco control

The issue of how international trade agreements and tobacco industry tactics are threatening existing tobacco control policies was also brought into focus at the 45th Union World Conference on Lung Health held in Barcelona. Lawyer Mattew Allen said th
Citizen News Service (CNS) (in)
added Nov 10, 2014 21:53
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[Europe, UK] EU calls for crackdown on tobacco smuggling between Spain and Gibraltar

The EU is calling on Spain and Gibraltar to crack down on tobacco smuggling across the border between the two countries, citing concerns about the involvement of organised crime. Wrapping up a one-year investigation, the European Anti-Fraud Office (Olaf)
The Guardian (uk)
added Aug 11, 2014 15:26
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[Gibraltar, Spain] More tobacco arrests for HM Customs

Customs officers seized a commercial quantity of cigarettes from a car in the Ocean Village area on Tuesday evening. A 27-year old Spanish national from the Cádiz area was arrested after his Spanish-registered car was searched and 56 cartons of c
Gibraltar Chronicle (gi)
added Jan 31, 2014 14:47
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Hands off Spain's smoke-free law!

A grassroots movement in Spain has launched a global campaign to defend the country's smoke-free law. Called Don't Touch the Law, the campaign is in reaction to the proposal from the builders of the planned EuroVegas casino that smoking be allowed in ca
Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added May 4, 2013 13:38
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The tobacco ban in Spain: how it happened, a vision from inside the government

As a pivotal argument, tobacco companies launched the idea that the Spanish model respected ‘freedom of choice’ and contributed, in their opinion, to a more democratic and tolerant society. Lobbying by the tobacco industry and their allies continues to t
Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health
added Jan 31, 2013 12:11
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[Gibraltar] Spain plans New Year curbs on frontier tobacco

Spain's new budget includes a measure to clamp down on low-level cigarette smuggling from Gibraltar by slashing existing tobacco allowances.
Gibraltar Chronicle (gi)
added Oct 2, 2012 18:10
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