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[Spain] Cannabis smokers' clubs make Barcelona new Amsterdam

"This is the safest way to know what I am smoking and at the same time avoid participating in the black market," says Susana, a 27-year-old shop assistant with her curly hair dyed red. Smokers' groups say some 700 such associations have sprung up in Spai
Medical Xpress (
added Jul 27, 2014 18:52

[Spain] Smoking traffic bust

POLICE in Malaga have detained a man who they caught in flagrante transporting 2,400 packets of cigarettes, 5,584 bags of rolling tobacco and 17 boxes of cigars of various brands; arresting officers calculate the value of the haul to be more than €61,000
Euro Weekly News (es)
added Jul 24, 2014 10:45

[Spain] Imperial Tobacco's Logista says greenshoe fully exercised

Imperial Tobacco Plc's distribution unit Logista, which joined the Spanish stock exchange earlier this month, said on Wednesday its greenshoe option had been fully exercised. Shares in the company have risen close to 9 percent since the market debut on J
added Jul 23, 2014 13:59

[Spain] Smoking linked to Alzheimer's

recent World Health Organisation study now shows that smoking has been linked with memory disorders. The study concluded that smoking could be attributed not only to 14% of Alzheimer’s cases, but more shockingly, that nicotine may lead to dementia. Smokin
The Olive Press (es)
added Jul 15, 2014 05:20

[Spain, UK] UPDATE 1-Imperial Tobacco's Logista unit rises after Spanish flotation

Shares in Imperial Tobacco Plc's distribution unit Logista jumped on Monday after debuting on the Spanish stock exchange, in the biggest initial public offering (IPO) in the country so far this year.
added Jul 15, 2014 04:29

[Spain] Marijuana Clubs Rise Out of Decades-Old Spanish Laws

300 new cannabis clubs have opened ...Another factor...was Barcelona’s new antismoking laws, which went into effect in bars and restaurants in January 2011 and sent cannabis smokers, who are often also tobacco smokers, looking for new places to congregate
New York Times
added Jul 10, 2014 22:46

EU Sends Tax Investigators To Gibraltar, Spain Over Tobacco ($$)

have embarked on another fact-finding mission at the border between Gibraltar and Spain's La Linea to investigate tobacco smuggling and delays at the border, the supranational body announced Wednesday.
added Jul 3, 2014 03:55

[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

[Spain, UK] Imperial’s logistics venture gears up to deliver IPO payday ($$)

Logista, the logistics division of Imperial Tobacco, will float with a market capitalisation of up to €1.9bn when it comes to market in Spain next month. The mooted price will mark a payday for Imperial Tobacco, which will sell up to a third of the busin
Financial Times (uk)
added Jun 26, 2014 20:44

Spain to count drugs, prostitution when measuring GDP

Spain will include revenues from prostitution, drug trafficking, tobacco smuggling and other illegal activities when calculating its economic output, its statistics office on Thursday.
Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Jun 15, 2014 16:48
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