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[Africa, Asia] ARCHIVE: Big Tobacco made €7,900 for every dead smoker in 2015, according to a new report

THE LATEST EDITION of the American Cancer Society’s (ACS) ‘Tobacco Atlas’ says that the tobacco industry is increasingly targeting vulnerable populations in the poorest parts of the world. The sixth edition of the Atlas, co-authored by the ACS and Vital
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Oct 26, 2018 21:58
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[Africa, Ghana] Tobacco products to bear pictorial health warnings from November 1

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has announced that effective November 1, 2018, all tobacco and tobacco products in Ghana will bear Pictorial Health Warnings (PHW) with emissions and constituents on their packages.
GhanaWeb (nl)
added Oct 22, 2018 17:02
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[Africa, Asia] Big tobacco's smoke and mirrors act

In developed countries, tobacco companies are investing in less harmful alternatives to conventional cigarettes, while in many developing nations, they're advertising classic cigarettes as always.... Are politicians bribed by the tobacco industry? Not of
Australian Financial Review (au)
added Oct 21, 2018 00:27
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Philip Morris International Recognized as Top Employer in Africa Third Year in a Row

This award recognizes our efforts to provide the right challenges, support, and development to our employees so they can focus on driving our company’s transformation towards a smoke-free future.”
Business Wire
added Oct 13, 2018 15:21
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JTI Declared Top Employer in Africa for Second Consecutive Year

cements the Company's reputation as an employer that puts people first. In addition, JTI has been certified as a Top Employer in nine African countries, seven of which - Algeria, Egypt, Morocco, South Africa, Sudan, Tanzania and Tunisia - have been accre
PR Newswire
added Oct 13, 2018 15:21
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British American Tobacco - A Top Employer in Africa

Only the organisations that achieve certification in at least four countries within the region earn the special 2019 Top Employers Africa recognition. BAT (British American Tobacco) has achieved the African certification for the second year in a row, hav
PR Newswire
added Oct 13, 2018 15:20
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Top Employers Institute Releases the Coveted List of Africa's Top Employers 2019

South Africa Philip Morris International Philip Morris Services – BDL Algerie Algeria Philip Morris Misr LLC Egypt Philip Morris Maroc SARL Morocco / JTI Algeria Algeria JTI Egypt Egypt JTI Morocco Morocco / South Africa British American
PR Newswire
added Oct 13, 2018 15:20
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[Africa] RUNDE: We’re going to need a tobacco buyout for the developing world

Millions of smallholder farmers and their families in Africa and other parts of the developing world are going to lose their livelihoods due to the coming (welcome) fall in global demand for tobacco. This decrease will come as a result of changing techno
The Hill
added Sep 26, 2018 00:39
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[South Africa] Right of reply: Tobacco Institute of Southern Africa response to M&G article

Bhekisisa’s article...sought to suggest some underhand motive in Tisa’s #TakeBackTheTaxCampaign, which seeks to raise public awareness of the scale of the trade in illegal cigarettes and its cost to our society. It is a pity that the column did not ackno
Daily Mail and Guardian (za)
added Sep 20, 2018 11:40
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High rates of smoking in people with HIV in sub-Saharan Africa

research conducted in 25 sub-Saharan African countries and published in Nicotine and Tobacco Research. After taking into account other factors associated with tobacco use, people living with HIV were approximately 12% more likely to smoke cigarettes and o
aidsmap (uk)
added Sep 19, 2018 20:23
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