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Exclusive: Philip Morris jolted by Indian proposal to ban foreign tobacco investment

Philip Morris International is fighting to keep a toehold in India's $11 billion tobacco market, as the government considers further tightening foreign investment rules in the sector, according to documents seen by Reuters. In previously unreported lett
Reuters
added Jan 16, 2017 15:33
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Indian eLiquids and eJuice Market 2016-2022 - Market is Estimated to Witness a CAGR of 54.1% - Research and Markets

The increasing young population, changing consumer lifestyle, changing demands, and spending activities have led the demand for eLiquid and eJuice in India. In addition, the development of innovative products with extra features helps to improve the cust
Business Wire
added Jan 12, 2017 22:02
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[Washington] Tribe’s Cig-Tax Suit Barred By Federal Law, 9th Circ. Says ($$)

ruled Tuesday that the Yakama Indian Nation can't sue to bar the imposition of a federal excise tax on a member-owned company's tobacco products, saying the tribe's claims fall under a federal law that "bars any suit that would restrain the assessment and
Law360
added Dec 14, 2016 20:49
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[Michigan] Mich. Officials Blast Claims In Tribe's Tobacco Tax Suit ($$)

Michigan state officials told a federal judge on Wednesday that issues brought in a suit from the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community alleging they unlawfully levied taxes on the community and seized its property have already been litigated in a separate case,
Law360
added Dec 2, 2016 04:32
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[Indiana] Public housing goes smoke free

Nine housing authorities in Indiana are already smoke-free, including: Indianapolis, Fort Wayne, Kokomo and Evansville. In the last 12 months, the Lung Association has assisted more than 20 properties in going smoke-free with the Smokefree Housing Indian
Kendallville (IN) News-Sun, Evening Star & Herald-Republican
added Dec 1, 2016 04:45
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Extensive Validated Research Required before Adopting Low Nicotine Tobacco

A panel discussion on 'Emerging Issues for Indian Tobacco Growers' called for extensive research on the consequences of adoption of very low nicotine level tobacco on farmers, consumers, and the environment, including the economic cost to the nation bef
Confederation of Indian Industry (in)
added Nov 12, 2016 02:18
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[Asia, India] Tobacco industry dissatisfied over non-inclusion in FCTC COP 7

“It is unfortunate that the industry stakeholders and tobacco farmers whose livelihood will be affected by the decisions at this conference have not been allowed to participate in the conference. It is disappointing that WHO and the Indian government did
Times of India
added Nov 10, 2016 23:35
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[Asia, India] Conference of the Parties to the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control Meets in New Delhi for the Seventh Time

Dr Oleg Salagay of the Russian Federation chaired the session in his capacity as President of the COP and H.E. Mr Jagat Prakash Nadda, the Indian Minister of Health and Family Welfare, delivered an opening speech welcoming delegates and observers to the
All-Africa.com
added Nov 9, 2016 12:23
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[Asia, India] Delhi under cloud of smog, considers traffic measures to ease pollution

A million school children were forced to stay at home, thousands of employees reported sick and long queues formed outside shops selling face masks on Monday as New Delhi struggled with its worst pollution for nearly 20 years. The Indian capital's gover
Reuters
added Nov 8, 2016 23:02
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[Asia, India] SCIENTISTS URGE CENTRE FOR POLICY TO HELP QUIT SMOKING

Ahead of the 7th Conference of Parties meeting of the World Health Organization's Framework Convention for Tobacco Control (WHO-FCTC), two top Indian scientists have asked the central government to formulate a policy that can help people to quit smoking
Daily Pioneer (in)
added Nov 8, 2016 22:52
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