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Their study identified over 10,000 adults (5,348 men) from 29 centers in 14 countries who reported to be current or former smokers on the European Community Respiratory Health Survey (ECRHS I) initiated in 1991-1994. The study cohort was stratified by the window of exposure: from maternal smoking ...
28 November 1967 No doubt about the 'no'. 'General de Gaulle said if Britain were to enter the European Community, the effect would be to break it up.' 29 October 1971 Britain into Europe. 'Britain needs Europe and Europe needs Britain. Mr Heath has taken the road that Mr Wilson took. It is the right ...
Paisley himself insisted that the European Community owed "its first allegiance to the Pope and recognises the ultimate authority of the Vatican". These cries make the promise of £350 million a week extra for the health service seem positively statesmanlike. But the truth is that referendums and ... Europe Britain
European Community Shipowners' Associations (ECSA) has always maintained that shipping has to contribute substantially to global efforts to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and will always be committed to most proactive and realistic reduction aspirations. ECSA's President Panos ...
Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said the South Korea trade agreement portends well for potential agreements with other countries. He said the Trump administration is also making progress with the European community and China. Financial markets last week reacted violently to trade action ... market

Stephen Bayley wants to set the record straight on our original membership of the European Community - it was never just about trade, he argues. ... For one thing, it dispels one of the big Brexit myths about our original membership of the European Community - that it was only ever about trade. The ...
When Brexit becomes fully effective, EU unitary trade mark registrations and European Community designs will continue to have effect in the remaining 27 member states, but until then both EU unitary trade marks and Community designs likewise have effect in the UK. European patents are ...
... created in 1930, and created a link from Old Europe to South America, then later incorporated the other continents. There was a European Cup before there was a European Community. There are club and national team championships across all the continents that interconnect countries with countries.
I think that the other action the European Community should take should be to seize property of Venezuelans that has been illegally obtained. There are Venezuelans that have property overseas that has been legally and honorably obtained. But those that cannot justify it, who have been public servants ...
"The European Union is a gain for the common good, and this is why the church should be in constant dialogue with it," said Archbishop Jean-Claude Hollerich of Luxembourg, elected president of the Brussels-based Commission of the Bishops' Conferences of the European Community March 8.
“In a separate but complementary action, the [European Community] is completing administrative procedures for its own proposed determination that U.S. safety controls are equivalent to those in the EU, a necessary step towards resuming trade.” He added: “These critical determinations are a result of a ...
The GSP-Plus renewal speaks volume about how the European community as a whole views Pakistan, he added. SDPI Executive Director Dr Abid Qayuim Suleri reminded how Pakistan's likely inclusion in the greylist had rightly raised alarms within and outside the country, pointing out how the forum ...
Critical of plans for a European single currency and social policy in her Bruges speech in 1988, Thatcher also said: “Britain does not dream of some cosy, isolated existence on the fringes of the European Community. Our destiny is in Europe as part of the Community.” Ultimately, a cross-party consensus ...
But, the Chinese move is threatening the European community because, without unity in Europe, it becomes harder and harder to deal with a strong, unified China. Europe is facing a crisis. In the future it can be one of the major, competitive trading areas in the world with one of the world's strongest ...
So today, the best guarantee of Lithuania's independence is its participation in international organizations: the United Nations, NATO, and of course the European Union," Tusk said in Vilnius. "Your national motto could also be the motto of the whole European community: "Let unity flourish", Vienybe težydi.
It's very important to show that the people living in these countries were already somehow thinking that they were part of a European community even if they were not conscious about it,' he said. Researchers from his team are using exhibitions of artefacts from that time to help bridge the cultural ... European

The Commissioner wants to push for more women to be entrepreneurs in the digital sector starting from existing successful initiatives such as the WeHubs, the first European community that connects business ecosystems in support of women entrepreneurs in the digital sector. The EU Prize for Women ... European
He saw that. For these reasons, I'm convinced that the Apostolic See not only is well-informed, but that it knows well what to do with this information. Also, the European Community has created groups, in part to decipher the disinformation that comes from the Russian Federation. There's a large mechanism ... European
The Azerbaijani slander is aimed at diverting the attention of the European community from the upcoming events in the European Parliament dedicated to the 30th anniversary of the Karabakh movement. “Such absurd initiatives of the Azerbaijani State are nothing but a sign of desperation. Perhaps it would ... European
Laskaridis is the President of European Community Shipowners Associations; CEO, Lavinia Corporation/Laskaridis Shipping Company, and Laskaridis is the Chairman and CEO of Lavinia Corporation, Lavinia Enterprises and Laskaridis Shipping Company. The award was given in recognition of their ... European
A new law in Indonesia, that reserves cargoes for the country's own vessels, triggers concerns at the European Community Shipowners' Association, ECSA. Indonesia recently adopted a decree that means that certain commodities, such coal, rice and palm oil, as well as government procurement, can only ... European
The Netherlands assumed the rotating, six-month presidency of the European Community, as it was at the time, in the second half of 1991. As an otherwise unspectacular term was drawing to a close, a summit conference at the southern Dutch city of Maastricht produced a crucial treaty, paving the way for ... European
In fact, only by being united can European nations be sovereign and free of dependency on the great superpowers. Lithuania understands this all too well, and that is why it has always played an active, and constructive, role. Your national motto could also be the motto of the whole European community: ... European
Greenland joined the European Economic Community in 1973 with Denmark, then gained its autonomy (home rule) from Denmark in 1979 and in a referendum that took place in 1982, 53% percent of the population voted in favour of leaving the European Community. But it is beyond doubt that the exit of ... European
While she hopes the food will appeal to Pikesville's Eastern European community, Sandler said she also wants to attract diners who have never tried the region's cuisine. "I don't want only Russian people to stop by and have a dinner," she said. "I want to introduce European cuisine to the American ... European
Al-Kuwari expressed his gratitude on the QC's admission to the network and said this reflected the keenness of the Start Network to open up, co-operate and co-ordinate with humanitarian organisations outside the European Community and, in particular, with the humanitarian organisations in the South. European
The party of Ted Heath that took Britain into the European Community 45 years ago now has just two representatives in the House of Commons prepared to vote against the Government consistently on the question of Brexit: Kenneth Clarke, who voted as an MP in 1971 to join, and Ms Soubry. European
Dave Drennan, executive director of the Missouri Dairy Association, said global competition remains stiff, with Australia, New Zealand and the European Community being big players. “It would be a great blow to us for Mexico to seek alternatives sources for dairy other than the U.S., if NAFTA isn't kept and ... European
A new set of data is now showing that, to head off significant future increases in application numbers, the European community might have to start looking at ways to limit the worst global impacts of climate change, especially in countries with extreme climates such as Iraq, Afghanistan and Pakistan, where ... European
Marx is a member of the Council of Cardinals, a “kitchen cabinet” the pope set up shortly after his election in 2013 to advise him on possible reforms. He is also president of the Commission of the Bishops' Conferences of the European Community, which represents European Catholics at European Union ... European
In 1971, the European Community introduced the Generalised Scheme of Preferences (GSP), a trade subsidy, offering it to 176 countries. In 2012, following the tightening of the eligibility criteria, the number of countries eligible was reduced to 89. Further changes have seen the suspension of several ... European
The study uses information collected from a long-standing collaboration between 25 European research centres in 11 countries (the European Community Respiratory Health Survey, ECRHS), which is coordinated from Imperial College London. Over a 10-year period, 3,912 adults (aged 27-57 years at the ... European
Mr Issing has previously said the prospect of a coalition with the SPD would essentially bid "farewell to the idea of a stability-driven European community”. He added this would break promises made to the German electorate before it joined the euro. Coalition talks between the CDU/CSU and SPD remain ... European
About two-thirds of the products with medium and high technological intensity are exported according to the strict criteria of the European Community and the U.S.. The industrial lasers in installation are maintenance-free. There is a steady market for what lies outside the optical cavity, including high-power ... European
... Hungarian authorities, he was therefore escorted to the temporary border transit zone," spokeswoman Rita Fedor for Szabolcs-Szatmar-Bereg County Police explained, quoted by MTI. The others have been returned to Ukraine in the frame of the agreement between the European community and Ukraine. European
... if it remained in the European Community. Similarly, racial issues/undertones were instrumental in driving the recent electoral outcomes in France, Austria, the Netherlands, Germany, and there are the mounting East-West disputes across Europe, between "core Europe" (Germany and France) and central ... European
“When we joined, it is perfectly fair to say that the British should have realised that the European Community wasn't static. Nobody could have predicted how far and how fast it would go towards an integrated Europe, although the likely direction was never in doubt.” “But that was not how it seemed – nor ... European
Then, in 1949–50, he made a series of speeches about creating a supranational European Community to create lasting peace between member states. The Schuman Declaration of 9 May 1950 proposed to place French and German production of coal and steel under one common High Authority, open to ... European
As well as being able to search European Community Registered Designs and applications it is possible to search designs filed at national offices such as the UK, the US, Germany, France, Spain, Italy, Switzerland, Turkey, China and Korea and also Hague designs. The Designview search tool is easy to ... European
When Yugoslavia began self-destructing in 1991 (the year when both Slovenia and Croatia declared independence) the then European Community set up an arbitration commission. It ruled that the boundaries of Yugoslavia's constituent republics should be the national frontiers of any newly independent ... European
"It's precisely that kind of open-mindedness for diversity that makes up the European community of values. It's an expression of humanity." During European Cultural Heritage Year 2018, a total of 38 projects and initiatives across Germany, amounting to 7.2 million euros ($8.6 million), will be financed by the ... European
So today, the best guarantee of Lithuania's independence is its participation in international organizations: the United Nations, NATO, and of course the European Union," Tusk said in Vilnius. "Your national motto could also be the motto of the whole European community: "Let unity flourish", Vienybe težydi. European
Timeline: February 1992 - The Maastricht Treaty (officially - The Treaty on European Union) is signed by the 12 member countries of the European Community. It includes provisions for an Economic and Monetary Union (EMU). May 1998 - It is confirmed that Austria, Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, ... European
Moreover, it is perhaps this gap that makes PKK supporters find encouragement to carry out their violent attacks on centers built by the Turkish-European community, putting people's lives at risk. Of course, it should also be noted that while there are courageous EU politicians who denounce PKK terrorism ... European
The result was at first surprising for everyone with an approximate 95–96% of the surveyed wanting Albania to be a part of the European Community, what now is the European Union. Recent surveys, have found a decrease of Albanians in support of integration, but regardless, it still remains high, ... European
A treaty that committed 37 industrialized nations plus the European Community to cut their emissions of six greenhouse gases by an average of 5 percent by 2012, compared with 1990 levels. The six gases targeted for reduction included carbon dioxide, methane, nitrous oxide, hydrofluorocarbons (used in ... European
The tobacco industry is fuming at EU Health Commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis following his statement that manufacturers are “silent” over illicit trade. has learnt that the Confederation of European Community Cigarette Manufacturers sent a letter last week to Andriukaitis, claiming that the industry “takes ... European
"He modelled himself a little on Napoleon and wished to have a European Community which was dominated by France and steered by a Franco-German alliance, which was out of touch with the way the world was going. He was a great man, De Gaulle, but slightly unworldly. Sooner or later we were going ... European
“No such internal [UK] barriers will be countenanced and that as we joined the then-European Community as one nation, will leave as one ... European


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