Headlines Tagged with Africa — 1,866 headlines found
BAT) was aware and fully involved in getting those posters on poor storefronts in Addis, even though BAT knew that advertising cigarettes was against Ethiopian law. Indeed, British American Tobacco ignored all of my attempts to contact them through thei
Oct 25, 2015 The Great Tobacco Plague - A doctor's experience of the world's biggest preventable killer (Dr Frank Ashall blog)
added Oct 29, 2015 13:19
THE tobacco sector will experience a shorter season as a result of climate change which has brought the rains late, the Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) has said.
Dec 30, 2015 Newsday (zw)
added Dec 30, 2015 23:10
Over 8 billion sticks of cigarettes are smoked in Kenya every year, according to recent statistics from the World Health Organization ( WHO). This represents an increase given the statistics indicate that over 6.4 billion sticks of cigarettes smoked in
Jan 3, 2015 The Standard (ke)
added Jan 3, 2015 12:19
ALTHOUGH it is still a small market, women and young, aspiring, black middle-class people are fuelling a spike in the growth of cigar consumption in the country. Cigars are perceived as a sign of status and wealth in South Africa, to be enjoyed socially
Aug 14, 2014 Business Day (za)
added Aug 14, 2014 01:39
TOBACCO maintained its outstanding performance among traditional crops, with its export revenues surging to 266 million US dollars (over 425bn/-) in the year ending March 2013.
Jun 12, 2013 All-Africa.com
added Jun 14, 2013 19:45
JTI now invests directly in tobacco cultivation and a plant which can trace its history back thousands of years
Dec 17, 2012 Japan Tobacco International (JTI) (jp)
added Dec 17, 2012 17:13
Cigarette business on popular Oxford Street in Osu seems to be booming as retailers make hundreds of cedis a day from sales. Right from the Dankwa Circle through to Papaye, one can locate several cigarette joints spread along the Oxford Street.
Nov 16, 2014 GhanaWeb (nl)
added Nov 16, 2014 22:46
The Tobacco Control Commission (TCC) announcedÂ on FridayÂ that Malawi has sold a total of 127 million kilogrammes of tobacco, realizing $227 million from the sales since the tobacco market opened in March this year.
Jul 14, 2014 NyasaTimes.Com (mw)
added Jul 15, 2014 12:25
[Africa, Russia, South America/Caribbean] Malawi farmers’ livelihood to go up in smoke as Chile bans public puffing
"We're very concerned with the smoking ban in Chile, in Russia and other countries have also proposed similar bans,” Malawi’s Tobacco Control Commission (TCC) chief executive officer Bruce Munthali told The Nation newspaper. “Tobacco farmers as any othe
Apr 6, 2013 MaraviPost.com (mw)
added Apr 6, 2013 05:11
Tobacco growers are urging governments to open formal dialogues about the challenges the sector is facing due to a decrease in demand for tobacco products and the absence of viable alternative crops. The plea was made at a meeting today organized by the
Jun 15, 2017 Tobacco Reporter
added Jun 16, 2017 00:14