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RJ Reynolds Wants Higher Tobacco Taxes in Missouri, But Not California. Weird.

That strange juxtaposition is the focus of a brand-new ad paid for by opponents of Amendment 3, the big new tobacco tax proposal on Missouri ballots next month as "Raise Your Hand for Kids." The ad highlights the tobacco giant's contrary positions on the
St. Louis (MO) Riverfront Times
added Oct 18, 2016 14:57
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[UK] Report shows cigarette sales not vital to profits for North-East shopkeepers

The survey also found that tobacco companies employ representatives to encourage small retailers to stock their brands and promote them with 45 per cent of retailers reporting being visited once a month. A move to shielding cigarettes behind doors and
Northern Echo (Darlington, UK)
added Oct 18, 2016 14:48
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[California] Jackler, Halpern-Felsher: Prop. 56 will help keep kids from smoking

Big tobacco sponsored ads falsely hype that cigarette tax revenue will go to “special interests.” That’s rich, coming from one of the most powerful special interests in the state. Over the last decade, tobacco companies have spent more $200 million on ca
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added Oct 18, 2016 02:30
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] DoH steps up drive vs smoking

is set to launch on Monday a television advertisement as one of its instruments to curb tobacco use, according to Health Secretary Paulyn Jean Ubial. The advertisement, which was shown to media on Friday, is one of the approaches adopted by the departmen
Manila Times (ph)
added Oct 16, 2016 13:50
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[Asia-pacific] VIDEO: This cancer survivor wants to stop kids in the Philippines from lighting up

In the Philippines, 25 percent of the population smokes, and cigarettes are a leading cause of death. But one former smoker is cultivating a grassroots campaign to influence legislation and publicize the dangers -- especially to children
PBS Newshour
added Oct 15, 2016 01:52
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] TV ad on tobacco control launched

(DOH) announced on Friday, October 14 it will air a television advertisement warning about the health and economic harms of smoking to families. Health secretary Paulyn Jean Ubial said the TV ad is part of the department’s multimedia campaign with the t
Manila Bulletin (ph)
added Oct 14, 2016 19:33
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[California] Is The Tobacco Business Now the General Fund's Only Friend?

So it argues, with big money and ads, that these initiatives, instead of throwing money into the general fund, wall off the revenues they create for the health interests behind the initiative. The essence of this argument is undeniably true. Though this i
Fox&Hounds
added Oct 14, 2016 19:32
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] DOH to use TV, social media in campaign vs. smoking

A new anti-smoking campaign focused on the health and economic harms of smoking to families will begin airing on major TV stations on Sunday. “Protect Your Family, Stop Smoking” or “Mahalin ang Sarili at Pamilya, Paninigarilyo Itigil Na” is a joint ad c
GMANews.TV (ph)
added Oct 14, 2016 19:30
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[Pakistan] Ajay Devgn WON'T promote tobacco ever again

Ajay, who was initially unaware of the negative impact his association with the pan masala brand could create. And if sources are to be believed a request by the Delhi government, he has now taken a call to end his contractual obligation with the said br
Bollywood Life (in)
added Oct 14, 2016 18:22
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Ghana: Legislative Instrument on Tobacco Control laid in Parliament

Government has laid before parliament a Legislative Instrument (LI) aimed at regulating activities of tobacco use in Ghana. The Instrument will among others allow for the full implementation of section six of the Public Health Act (Act 851) which deals w
News Ghana (gh)
added Oct 14, 2016 17:25
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