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[Mid-east, Uae] The long read: smoking kills so why is Big Tobacco’s toxic business thriving in the Middle East?

Thirty-five years ago this month, worried executives at British Ame­rican Tobacco flew the company’s commercial partners in the Arab world to London for an urgent conference to discuss “Smoking and Health in the Middle East”.
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Jul 31, 2015 13:11
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[UK-Scotland] Good craic or bare-faced cheek? Anti-litter stunt raises eyebrows

A cheeky advert for an anti-litter campaign featuring a bare bum has raised a few eyebrows on Rose Street. The poster featuring the slogan 'no butts on Rose Sreet' was shared by Edinburgh Spotlight on Facebook and has since attracted more than 700 'li
STV (uk)
added Jul 31, 2015 12:15
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[Africa, Uganda] Anti-tobacco bill passed

Should President Museveni assent to the bill, it will set the bar higher for both the tobacco industry and smokers. Among other things, the bill establishes the tobacco control committee, and imposes a responsibility on a person consuming tobacco product
The Observer (ug)
added Jul 30, 2015 07:09
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E-Cigarettes: Are Advocates Just Blowing Smoke?

Studies show that most smokers are killed not by cancer but by heart disease and non-cancer lung disease, said Glantz, who has done extensive research on the cardiovascular effects of tobacco. “E-cigarettes do deliver fewer carcinogens than conventional c
NIH Record
added Jul 29, 2015 16:41
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[UK] The e-cigarette craze and sweets for bankers get 'Nudge unit' thumbs-up

The influential Behavioural Insights Team, aka the 'Nudge unit', has thrown its backing behind e-cigarettes, asserting that vaping is the easiest way for smokers to quit because of its similarity to smoking. It is much easier to substitute a similar beha
Marketing Magazine (uk)
added Jul 29, 2015 16:33
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France shrugs off the smoking ban

A bill before parliament proposes forcing tobacco companies to use neutral packaging for cigarettes in place of colourful branding. It would also ban smoking in playgrounds in public parks, and in cars with passengers under the age of 12. It even takes a
Financial Times (uk)
added Jul 28, 2015 16:31
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FLASR Spokesman Captures First Place at Championship Bull Riding World Finals

the company behind the 4-oz. pocketsize, portable spittoon, is pleased to share that its spokesman, Brennon Eldred, captured first place at the Championship Bull Riding (CBR) World Finals at Cheyenne Frontier Days in Cheyenne, Wyo. Eldred set the house on
Business Wire
added Jul 28, 2015 16:25
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[California] E-Cig Users Urge Cert. In Health Claims False Ad Suit ($$)

A putative class accusing electronic cigarette maker NJOY Inc. of falsely advertising its products as more healthful than tobacco asked a California federal judge on Monday to certify the class, brushing off the company’s argument that the lead plaintiff
Law360
added Jul 28, 2015 11:34
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[Ireland] E-cig sellers fume at vaping adverts ban ($$)

RETAILERS of electronic cigarettes are angry after the Advertising Standards Authority for Ireland outlined plans to restrict promotion of the devices on social media, television and radio from September.
Times Of London (uk)
added Jul 27, 2015 10:18
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Norway bans e-cigarette advertising

Norway has notified vendors of electronic cigarettes that all pictures and positive reviews of the products must be removed from websites, media reported. "E-cigarette is a tobacco surrogate and is therefore covered by the ban on advertising," Xinhua quo
IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Jul 26, 2015 06:02
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