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Mayor-President Kip Holden and other area leaders announced a campaign this week seeking to make Baton Rouge tobacco-free. The campaign, named "Breathe Free Baton Rouge," aims to ban smoking in public areas of the capital city. In addition, organizers sa
Jan 28, 2015 WDSU NewsChannel 6 (New Orleans, LA)
added Jan 28, 2015 17:29
Responding to riders complaints, BART plans to join the ranks of public transit agencies snuffing out e-cigarette use on its trains and stations. The Bay Area Rapid Transit Board board has scheduled a Feb. 12 final vote on the ban, after giving unanimou
Jan 28, 2015 San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
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the proposed legislation contravenes the government's clear obligations under the UK Trade Marks Act of 1994 and the World Trade Organisation Trips Agreement (Agreement on Trade Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights) of the same year.
Jan 28, 2015 Financial Times (uk)
added Jan 28, 2015 13:36
State Customs Committee (SCC) has tightened the control on the border against the background of increasing excise duties for imported tobacco. The SCC informs that the Main Customs Department ceased the fact of illegal import of 4,080 unmarked local exci
Jan 28, 2015 Azerbaijan Business Center (az)
added Jan 28, 2015 13:27
perhaps video aired on Chinese television channel CCTV last week is the next stage of the anti-smoking drive: it shows a series of images of damaged lungs, highlighting the long-term damage smokers and passive smokers face from tobacco smoke.
Jan 28, 2015 The Independent (uk)
added Jan 28, 2015 13:25
RAI shareholders approve share issuances in connection with proposed Lorillard, Inc. acquisition (PDF)
at the company’s special shareholders meeting today, Reynolds American shareholders approved two proposals related to the company’s proposed acquisition of Lorillard, Inc.
Jan 28, 2015 Reynolds American (RAI)
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The final results indicate that more than 98% of the shares voting at the special meeting voted in favor of the proposal, representing approximately 80% of all outstanding shares.
Jan 28, 2015 PR Newswire
added Jan 28, 2015 12:19
Advisory: RAI shareholders approve share issuances in connection with proposed Lorillard, Inc. acquisition
Jan 28, 2015 PR Newswire
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Smoking is now only allowed in VIP rooms and enclosed airport-style smoking rooms that do not contain any gaming tables or slot machines. Some expressed concerns that the policy could hurt gaming operators’ revenue which is already declining due to Beijin
Jan 28, 2015 CSR Asia (hk)
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The University’s Office for Off-Campus Housing is partnering with the Minneapolis Health Department and Live Smoke Free to ask landlords in the area to update their leases to include a smoke-free policy.
Jan 28, 2015 Minnesota Daily (UMN)
added Jan 28, 2015 08:06