Headlines Tagged with Africa — 1,911 headlines found
We are writing to urge the Commission to ensure that its evaluation of the proposed merger between British American Tobacco, Plc. (BAT) and Reynolds American, Inc. (RAI) takes into account recent evidence of widespread corrupt and anti-‐competitive cond
Feb 2, 2017 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Feb 3, 2017 19:27
South Africa accounts for a quarter of the world's illicit cigarette market‚ with taxes not paid on one in four smokes bought in the country. Despite this‚ the South African Revenue Service has failed to answer questions this week on how much the countr
Feb 2, 2017 Times LIVE (za)
added Feb 2, 2017 19:53
THE Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe says it has to date paid $72,9 million as incentives to exporters, the bulk of which went to gold producers, tobacco farmers and diaspora remittances. The bank also said use of plastic money now accounted for 50 percent to 7
Jan 6, 2017 All-Africa.com
added Jan 9, 2017 20:42
AN acute shortage of Compound C — the only blend fertiliser recommended for tobacco production — is being exploited by some unscrupulous dealers to rip-off unsuspecting gold-leaf growers through repackaged, under weighed and overpriced fong-kong products.
Dec 30, 2016 Zimbabwe Daily
added Dec 30, 2016 16:39
Tobacco merchants in the Rabat-Kenitra region have decided to go on strike from December 26 until January 1, 2017. The strike was initiated by the National Union of Merchants and Professionals against the popular Marlboro Phillip Morris cigarette brand.
Dec 28, 2016 Morocco World News (ma)
added Dec 28, 2016 23:23
Mussa was speaking in Lilongwe on Tuesday during a consultative workshop on the Bill where delegates expressed mixed reactions on proposals to regulate or abolish use of tenancy labour in tobacco production.
Dec 21, 2016 NyasaTimes.Com (mw)
added Dec 22, 2016 18:11
[Africa, India, Nigeria] Environmentalists Call for Support to hold Tobacco Companies liable for tobacco harms
As Nigeria joins the rest of the world to participate in the seventh session of the conference of parties (COP7) meeting... The Nigerian Spokesperson for the Network for Accountabilty of Tobacco Transnationals, NATT, Philip Jakpor said , “Nigeria and oth
Nov 1, 2016 Nigerian Observer (ng)
added Nov 2, 2016 06:31
The latest edition of the magazine's "5 Things" series is authored by Cigar Advisor Managing Editor John Pullo, and highlights a number of premium cigars that use this in-demand, yet very expensive leaf in their hand-made construction.
Sep 29, 2016 DigitalJournal.com (blog)
added Oct 3, 2016 22:45
Kenyan cigarette makers and traders have been saved from immediately implementing tough new tobacco law after the Court of Appeal issued a 30-day stay order and the State allowed dealers time to sell old stocks till end of next month. The stringent toba
Sep 28, 2016 Daily Nation (ke)
added Sep 28, 2016 18:01
is deeply concerned to hear reports that the UnitedNations (UN) intends to ban dozens of “appointed and elected officials from executive, legislative and judicial branches” representing tobacco-growing countries from participation in the next Conference o
Sep 22, 2016 Vanguard (ng)
added Sep 24, 2016 01:40