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[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.
Irish Times (ie)
added Jun 4, 2013 02:17

[Europe] Greens challenge Dalligate chronology

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
Europolitics (Europe Information Service) (be)
added Mar 23, 2013 15:37

[Europe] EU Tobacco Control 2.0

The limits of EU policymaking have been tested by the draft tobacco directive. Bold legislation may nonetheless emerge.
European Voice (be)
added Jan 18, 2013 14:10

Dalli Case: tobacco lobby refuses to co-operate with European Parliament

"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
Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) in the European Parliament (eu)
added Jan 7, 2013 16:55

[Belgium, Europe, Malta, Sweden] Brussels Break-Ins Investigated as 'Tobaccogate' Unfolds

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.
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
The Spectator (uk)
added Jan 30, 2018 16:33

FDA opens door to reduced risk claim for Swedish Match snus tobacco

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
added Dec 14, 2016 20:51

[Europe] Links of ex-commissioner Dalli to Philip Morris exposed

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
added Jun 13, 2016 13:53

[South America/Caribbean, USA] Tobacco, rum and other interests lobby on Cuba as restrictions ease

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 (Center for Responsive Politics)
added Feb 9, 2016 19:44

FDA approves snus innovations through new pathway

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.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 12, 2015 12:45
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