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[Czech Republic] ARCHIVE: Smokers Praise the Installation of Airport Smoking Booths

Following increasing complaints about not being able to light one up before a flight, this led the airport to build a small glass booth. “We are packed in here, but it is better than nothing,” smokers say. A bigger smoking lounge will be built next year.
Prague Morning (cz)
added Apr 23, 2018 15:58
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GAMBLE BACKFIRES: Tobacco company’s $4.5 billion fail

in recent years, the industry has been able to push through price increases to make up for falling volumes - boosting profits and stock prices. That has enabled big investments aimed at developing smoking alternatives, like e-cigarette devices and other g
Toowoomba Newspapers Pty Ltd (au)
added Apr 23, 2018 13:54
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[UK] Government in row with world leading tobacco firm over 'illegal' adverts

A Daily Telegraph investigation found Phillip Morris, the maker of Marlboro cigarettes, is supplying newsagents across Britain with window posters promoting new iQOS tobacco heaters. Phillip Morris has spent £3bn developing iQOS, which it is now market
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Apr 23, 2018 13:54
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[UK] Council backs campaign to raise awareness on illegal tobacco

The ‘No ifs, no butts – Report Illegal Tobacco’ initiative aims to tell people about the real harm caused by illegal tobacco and how residents can help to prevent its supply. Jane Burrows, Borough of Poole's environmental services regulatory team manag
This is Bournemouth: The Bournemouth Daily Echo (uk)
added Apr 23, 2018 13:54
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[UK] BAT director 'has too many jobs' to be re-elected at AGM

The re-election of Marion Helmes to BAT's board is being rejected by corporate governance bodies due to concerns about the amount of her other commitments
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Apr 23, 2018 13:53
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HEFLER: Austria: government chooses tobacco industry interests over citizens’ health

Faced with a clear choice between popular opinion, scientific evidence and the health and wellbeing of its citizens on the one hand, and craven political expediency and subservience to the tobacco industry on the other, the Austrian government chose the
Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Apr 23, 2018 02:01
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[China, South Africa] Ensuring a transparent, inclusive, civilian and scientific-oriented World Tobacco Control Conference – statement from Taiwanese delegates

On the last day of the World Conference, we asked the conference secretariat for an explanation and justification of the revocation of Taiwanese delegates’ conference registration.... For what reason(s) were the delegates excluded? 3. Why was this WCTOH
Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Apr 23, 2018 01:58
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[UK] Minister accuses tobacco firm of illegally targeting British customers with vaping adverts

Philip Morris...has been sending posters to newsagents in Britain advertising its new tobacco heaters... The posters supplied by the company are reportedly designed to be used on the windows of newsagents. Trading standards have described the posters as
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 23, 2018 01:31
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[Georgia] Editorial: Augusta Commission should strengthen city’s smoking laws

This newspaper’s support of a stronger smoking ban might surprise some, given our conservative bent. But we don’t happen to believe pollution is a conservative value... The proposed local ordinance would extend the ban to other public establishments such
Augusta (GA) Chronicle
added Apr 23, 2018 00:35
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[Vietnam] Ministry of Health proposes tobacco tax hike

The Ministry of Health (MoH) has proposed to raise the tax imposed on a pack of cigarettes to 2,000 VND (0.088 USD). Meanwhile, the draft law on Special Consumption Tax, which will come into effect in 2020, plans to put a tax of 1,000 VND (0.044 USD) on
Vietnam News Agency (VNA)
added Apr 23, 2018 00:23
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