Headlines Tagged with Sweden — 647 headlines found
Switching from cigarettes to oral tobacco has helped Sweden achieve the lowest rate of tobacco-related diseases in Europe
Oct 29, 2012 Comment is Free (The Guardian, UK)
added Nov 1, 2012 14:45
To achieve a successful lasting smoking cessation it might be more effective to first ensure that the smoker has the right internal motivation to make the decision to quit, then assist with smoking cessation.
Oct 22, 2012 Tobacco Induced Diseases (de)
added Oct 31, 2012 19:27
Three observers of the unfolding story around John Dalli’s resignation offer their take on the story. . . . Dalli was vigilant, and set the basis for the Tobacco Products Directive without allowing the multi-million euro arms of the tobacco lobby to get
Oct 23, 2012 Malta Today (mt)
added Oct 23, 2012 09:31
Mr Dalli, however, continues to maintain his innocence through various interviews and is challenging the Commission and OLAF, the EU’s anti-fraud agency, on their findings of impropriety.
Oct 23, 2012 Times of Malta (mt)
added Oct 23, 2012 09:15
A shady Maltese lobbyist, Sweden's substitute for snuff, robberies against anti-smoking groups: the resignation of the EU's top health official in a tobacco-linked "whodunnit" is shaking up Brussels. The EU's executive pledged Monday that a fraud probe
Oct 22, 2012 AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Oct 23, 2012 09:13
As part of his campaign to make the sale of snus legalised, the fresh-faced Swedish MEP stocks up on a supply of the moist, brown powder every time he flies home to bring back with him to the Belgian capital. Once he's landed, word quickly spreads among
Oct 22, 2012 The Independent (uk)
added Oct 23, 2012 09:10
Sweden is stepping up its efforts to lift the European Union's ban on snus tobacco—potentially opening up a $2.3 billion market—after an antifraud report last week prompted the resignation of a key public opponent to legalizing snus sales.
Oct 22, 2012 The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Oct 22, 2012 04:25
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.
Oct 20, 2012 New York Times Blogs
added Oct 21, 2012 16:48
48 hours after John Dalli resignation, anti-tobacco NGOs speculate over reasons behind ransacking of their fifth-floor offices.
Oct 18, 2012 Malta Today (mt)
added Oct 19, 2012 03:35
European officials have given new details of an alleged cash-for-influence scandal that has forced the resignation of European Union Health Commissioner John Dalli, while Mr. Dalli has defended himself, saying he was told to quit and claiming that a tobac
Oct 19, 2012 The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Oct 19, 2012 03:33