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SWEDEN TAX

BY ALAN OSBORNSWEDEN has been told by the European Commission to end its favourable tax treatment of beer compared to wine or face legal action at the European Court of…

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FRANCE DISTILLATION

BY KEITH NUTHALLTHE EUROPEAN Union Council of Ministers has agreed to allow yet another Member State to stretch the agreement underlying the new common market organisation in wine, by approving…

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BSE INVENTORY

BY KEITH NUTHALLA LACK of coordination amongst EU Member States’ research teams regarding the study of BSE has been revealed by a new European inventory of previous work and that…

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GM COTTON

BY ALAN OSBORNSPECIAL care should be taken to make sure that GM cotton fibres do not pose a health risk when used in medical products, the European Union’s Scientific Steering…

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STATE AID REPORT

BY KEITH NUTHALLTHE EUROPEAN Commission has called for the closure of EU coalmines that perform poorly economically, where they have been lavished with state aid paid with the view to…

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CHINA - WTO

…to be shipped to and from China. Herman de Meester, deputy secretary general of the European Community Shipowners’ Associations told Lloyds List: “We warmly embrace the inclusion of China into…

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CLEAN AIR

BY KEITH NUTHALLTHE EUROPEAN Commission has established a Clean Air for Europe programme, which includes a commitment to create an integrated anti-air pollution strategy by 2004. It will promote the…

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DISTANCE MARKETING

BY KEITH NUTHALLA PROPOSED European Union directive that would restrict spamming and other controversial online marketing devices for financial services has failed to secure approval at the EU Council of…

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TOBACCO DIRECTIVE DEAL

BY KEITH NUTHALLCIGARETTE packets sold in the European Union could be graced with gory medical images designed to shock smokers into quitting, as a result of a compromise deal struck…

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CHERNOBYL

…But it questioned the agreement by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development to help finance completion of the two reactors at Khmelnitsky and Rovno, the so-called K2/R4 project. This…

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