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[Asia-pacific, Taiwan] 18 tons of smuggled tobacco seized at Taichung Port

Focus Taiwan
added Jun 24, 2017 18:21
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[Zimbabwe] Grower prices up, down

The latest data from Zimbabwe’s Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) indicates that, since the 2017 selling season began on March 15, tobacco growers have sold 161 million kg of leaf for US$470 million at an average price of US$2.92 per kg.
Tobacco Reporter
added Jun 24, 2017 18:21
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[Texas] Austin City Council approves e-cigarette ban

The decision expands an ordinance the city council passed in 2005 to restrict smoking in all public places, including parks, restaurants and bars. Since then, e-cigarettes or vaping has become popular and was not included in the ordinance. For the last
KVUE (Austin, TX)
added Jun 24, 2017 18:21
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Proposed Delaware income, alcohol tax increases draw criticism

The committee also passed a proposal to raise increases on cigarettes, e-cigarettes and other tobacco products. It would bring in around $11.6 million. David Eisenhour, owner of Delmarva Vapor Lounge, said the 5-cent new tax on "vaping" products would s
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Jun 24, 2017 18:21
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Teenagers binge-drink because they hate their bodies - not because they're being rebellious - new study suggests

Being unhappy with their appearance leads both boys and girls – who are known to be vulnerable to fat-shaming - to boozing and smoking.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 24, 2017 18:21
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[Minnesota] Letter: In the pocket of Big Tobacco

Why did Reps. Dave Baker and Tim Miller and Sen. Andrew Lang vote in favor of the big tobacco companies and against the health of our children? These three Republicans each voted at least twice to follow the wishes of Big Tobacco to freeze the tobacco t
West Central Tribune (MN)
added Jun 24, 2017 18:21
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[North Carolina] Comparison of sampling strategies for tobacco retailer inspections to maximize coverage in vulnerable areas and minimize cost

The authors present a model tobacco retailer sampling strategy for promoting compliance and reducing costs that could be used by U.S. states and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The design is feasible to implement in North Carolina. Use of the sam
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 24, 2017 18:21
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[Illinois] Vernon Hills may be next to raise age to buy tobacco to 21

The village board has directed an ordinance be drafted for official action to reflect that change and update the definition of tobacco products to include e-cigarettes. Raising the age to possess tobacco products was considered during a discussion Tue
Chicago (IL) Daily Herald
added Jun 24, 2017 18:21
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[Colorado] Aspen to Prohibit Tobacco Sales to Anyone Under 21

Aspen, one of the more environmentally friendly cities in Colorado, has now made a change that affects people under 21 in regards to tobacco. With doing so, they’ve become the first city in the state to do so. If you were born in 1998, you may not agr
KREX | WesternSlopeNow.com (Grand Junction, CO)
added Jun 24, 2017 18:21
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[Africa, Nigeria] NGO wants strict monitoring of ban on sale of cigarettes to under-aged

The Mandate Health Empowerment Initiative (MHEI), a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) has urged the Federal Government to ensure strict monitoring of the ban on the sale of cigarettes to persons under 18 years.
Pulse.ng (ng)
added Jun 24, 2017 18:20
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