Headlines Tagged with Swedish Match — 1,050 headlines found
[Ireland] 'Black ops' strengthen resolve of Reilly and European Commission to push through tobacco reforms
He said the break-in made the European Commission aware “that there was a real danger that the tobacco industry had the upper hand on them and clearly the commission is not going to allow that.” The tobacco directive has a number of main provisions.
Jun 4, 2013 Irish Times (ie)
added Jun 4, 2013 02:17
One of the key elements that led to the resignation of former Health Commissioner John Dalli could well be unfounded.... “Following an interview, on 20 March, with representatives of snus manufacturers, I have two new elements: on the one hand, there nev
Mar 21, 2013 Europolitics (Europe Information Service) (be)
added Mar 23, 2013 15:37
The limits of EU policymaking have been tested by the draft tobacco directive. Bold legislation may nonetheless emerge.
Jan 10, 2013 European Voice (be)
added Jan 18, 2013 14:10
"The tobacco lobby is not demonstrating enough transparency in the Dalli case", said Inge Gräßle MEP, EPP Group Coordinator in the European Parliament's Budgetary Control Committee, following the refusal, despite prior agreement, of the tobacco company Sw
Jan 7, 2013 Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) in the European Parliament (eu)
added Jan 7, 2013 16:55
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
[Europe, UK] SNOWDON: These products are safer than cigarettes – why don’t the regulators want to know?
And so we have two products which are manifestly less harmful than cigarettes, both of which have a track record of getting people to stop smoking. One is illegal in the EU. The other is illegal in the USA. Neither of them can be labelled as less harmful
Jan 30, 2018 The Spectator (uk)
added Jan 30, 2018 16:33
The agency said the company could not remove a warning that the products may cause gum disease and tooth loss. But it deferred a decision on whether to allow the company to claim the products cause less harm than cigarettes. It also deferred a decision
Dec 14, 2016 Reuters
added Dec 14, 2016 20:51
new information, revealed by investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia in her blog “Running Commentary”, shows that Dalli was also in touch, through an intermediary, with the US tobacco giant Philip Morris. Daphne Caruana Galizia is known as “Malta
Jun 13, 2016 EurActiv
added Jun 13, 2016 13:53
Swedish Match told OpenSecrets Blog in an email that the company is not looking for an export license to Cuba. Still, in 2015, the company lobbied on four different bills that sought to end the trade embargo with Cuba. None of those measures made it out o
Feb 8, 2016 Opensecrets.org (Center for Responsive Politics)
added Feb 9, 2016 19:44
industry analysts were mixed Wednesday on whether the FDA’s approval of eight General snus styles is a signal that more approvals are forthcoming, or an example of how daunting the regulatory process remains for other applicants.
Nov 12, 2015 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 12, 2015 12:45