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[Bahamas, Europe, Malta] ‘No need to tell Brussels of trip’ ($$)

Dalli felt no need to disclose his Bahamas trip to Brussels’ top brass, despite revealing yesterday that the charitable initiative he was helping set up was a multi-billion dollar commercial operation with philanthropic aims.
Times of Malta (mt)
added Jul 7, 2013 11:05
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[Europe, Malta] Dalli denies his trip to Bahamas was to transfer money

John Dalli has rejected as a "blatant lie" a story in the International Herald Tribune this morning which reported that the Former European Commissioner travelled to the banking haven of the Bahamas to move millions of dollars.
Times of Malta (mt)
added Jul 1, 2013 10:51
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[Europe] EU appoints tobacco lobbyist to top ethics panel

The European Commission has attracted criticism for reappointing a tobbaco lobbyist to its ethics committee on lobbying. It gave the job to Michel Petite - a French lawyer at the London-based firm Clifford Chance, who works for US tobacco giant Philip Mo
EUobserver.com
added Dec 28, 2012 13:37
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[Europe, Malta] Dalli had two meetings with tobacco lobbyists

John Dalli held two meetings with tobacco lobbyists that were organised by a Sliema businessman, according to the head of the EU’s anti-fraud arm OLAF. The information released yesterday by Giovanni Kessler, director general of OLAF, during a press con
Times of Malta (mt)
added Oct 18, 2012 08:05
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[Europe, Malta, Sweden] Health NGOs decry 'big tobacco' attempt at derailing Dalli anti-smoking campaign

The European Public Health Alliance claimed Dalli's resignation showed "how powerful the tobacco industry can be in influencing and undermining decision makers that are trying to support public health measures. . . . The cancer charity Smoke Free Partne
Malta Today (mt)
added Oct 18, 2012 03:21
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Swedish Match's snuff tobacco profit margin widens, cigars shrink

The company has grown fast in recent years in the U.S. cigar market and hopes for similar success there with snus, which is banned elsewhere in Europe and which faces increased competition in its home market. Operating profit was 1.05 billion crowns ($1
Reuters
added May 4, 2018 16:54
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BRIEF-Swedish Match Q3 operating profit beats forecasts​

* Reuters poll: Swedish Match Q3 operating profit from product areas was seen at 1,055 million SEK, net sales at 4,123 million * Says for 2017, on a full year basis, we expect Scandinavian snus as well as us moist snuff consumption to grow as measured i
Reuters
added Nov 1, 2017 02:36
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[Europe, Sweden] Swedish government’s stance may facilitate the snus ban repeal

“The Swedish government has resisted special interest groups’ negative influence on harm reduction in a bold and positive move in the global effort to eliminate tobacco related disease. The government has chosen to not provide written observations to the
Vaping Post (ch)
added Aug 11, 2017 18:10
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U.S. mass-market cigars lift Swedish Match's first-quarter profit

first-quarter core profit rose more than expected, helped by higher U.S. cigar volumes and lower marketing spending on its Swedish-style wet snuff "snus" in that country. Swedish Match is expanding rapidly in the United States with machine-made cigars, a
Reuters
added May 8, 2017 14:37
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Smokeless tobacco (snus) is associated with an increased risk of type 2 diabetes: results from five pooled cohorts

Our findings indicate that high consumption of snus is a risk factor for type 2 diabetes. The risk was similar to that in smokers, implying that smokers will not reduce their risk of type 2 diabetes by changing to snus use. The results also support the n
Journal of Internal Medicine
added Feb 9, 2017 01:25
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