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approved plans we are told – to develop a 10 000-hectare fertile piece of land at Liselo, in the Zambezi region into a tobacco farm. Hunger and malnutrition are made worse when governments use scarce land for tobacco production rather than for growing foo
May 15, 2015 The Southern Times (New Era Corp.) (na)
added May 18, 2015 11:02
The sordid SA Revenue Service (SARS) drama is spilling over into the UK, where police are now investigating...BAT had paid Pretoria attorney Belinda Walter to feed them intelligence on the illicit tobacco trade in South Africa.
May 17, 2015 News24 (za)
added May 18, 2015 10:53
This timeline provides a chronological overview of some of the main ways tobacco companies have tried to influence the development of Kenya's Tobacco Control Regulations 2014.
May 18, 2015 TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added May 18, 2015 10:40
The Senate yesterday passed into law the National Tobacco Control Bill, NTCB, after the document had spent several years on the shelf of the National Assembly. But rather than impose an outright ban on the smoking of cigarette, Senate opted for controlle
May 13, 2015 Daily Post (ng)
added May 14, 2015 10:02
THE Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) recorded a decrease in tobacco deliveries in the first 45 days of the tobacco selling season for this year compared to 2014.
May 13, 2015 Newsday (zw)
added May 14, 2015 09:48
Two suspects have appeared in a Namibian regional court Monday in connection with more than 1,000 cartons of cigarettes confiscated by the police Thursday last week. The two, both said to be Zimbabweans, appeared before a Rundu Magistrate in the northern
May 11, 2015 SpyGhana.com (gh)
added May 11, 2015 23:43
FROM its 65ha plant in the dusty little town of Heidelberg, the world’s second-largest cigarette maker, British American Tobacco (BAT), services 22 markets across Africa and the Middle East.
May 11, 2015 Business Day (za)
added May 11, 2015 11:05
The Attorney General has hit out at an attempt by a cigarette manufacturer to stop the implementation of the Tobacco Control Regulations... The tobacco company went to court, under a certificate of urgency, seeking to have the regulations quashed citing t
May 8, 2015 The Standard (ke)
added May 10, 2015 14:30
customs and police have seized a huge cigarette contraband being smuggled from Zimbabwe to South Africa. The cigarettes that were seized at Rundu in northeast Namibia were concealed in two South African registered gas tanker trucks from Zimbabwe heading t
May 10, 2015 Coastweek (ke)
added May 10, 2015 11:46
suffered production losses of between 100 to 200 million cigarettes as a result of load-shedding in Heidelberg in the course of the last week, the company’s operations manager said on Sunday. “It is about 5 – 10 percent capacity loss because we have to sw
May 10, 2015 The Citizen (za)
added May 10, 2015 11:22