• EU in dispute with Finland over liberalization campaign

    By on Dec. 12, 2008
    Commissioner Androulla Vassilou from Cyprus has given a very strict reply to Finland's Minister of European and Migration Affairs Astrid Thors (read more in Helsingin Sanomat's English edition).
  • Tobacco free day: the alternative

    By on May 31, 2007
    Today is tobacco-free day in Europe, with journalists doing a traditional scan of which countries that have instigated a ban on smoking in the public areas. The public often gets the impression that tobacco control policies are clearcut. In reality, a debate regarding tobacco and public health policies has been brewing as an undercurrent.