Tag: tobacco

Tobacco responsible for a fifth of heart disease deaths

1.9 million people die from tobacco-induced heart disease every year, which equates to a fifth of all deaths from heart disease, a new brief released on Tuesday reveales.

Two fined over €25 million for tax evasion

Keith Attard and Marvin Mc Kay have been fined €25 million after being found guilty of tax evasion and were condemned a 15-month jail term each suspended for three years. The court declared Attrad and Mc Kay guilty of fraud.

1.7 tonnes of shisha tobacco seized from barber shop

Customs have seized, in three separate cases, 1.7 tonnes of shisha tobacco, 7,600 contraband cigarettes and a cigarette vending machine.