Headlines Tagged with Africa — 1,797 headlines found
In the case filed by cigarette maker British American Tobacco (BAT), the taxman lost more than a half a billion shillings, where BAT was let off the hook over classification of cigarettes. The decision by High Court Judge George Odunga exonerated BAT fro
Feb 7, 2015 SpyGhana.com (gh)
added Feb 8, 2015 15:00
TSL has said it will continue to focus on creating sustainable value through its clusters after the group reported a 19 percent increase in revenue ... TSL maintained a stable growth in their business anchored by spiking tobacco and logistics businesses
Feb 5, 2015 Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Feb 7, 2015 13:06
Zimbabwe is expected to lose significantly this year in earnings as farmers are unlikely to meet the target of 222 million kilogrammes of tobacco owing to late rains and a mid-season dry spell.
Feb 6, 2015 Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Feb 7, 2015 13:05
Widespread smuggling of cigarettes persists despite police insisting that they are investigating the racket and have made some arrests.
Feb 5, 2015 The Zimbabwean (uk)
added Feb 5, 2015 10:07
Cigarette manufacturers, distributors and importers will not be allowed to put brand names or trademarks on cigarette packages and wrappers starting June this year. According to the new Tobacco Control Regulations 2014 published by the Ministry of Health
Feb 2, 2015 Capital FM Kenya (ke)
added Feb 3, 2015 08:19
rose 327 percent to 23,5 million kg last month from 5,5 million during the same period last year as prices firmed to $7,70 per kilogramme from $4,22 per kg during the prior period.
Feb 3, 2015 Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Feb 2, 2015 23:28
In a new campaign that is designed to shock and discourage smokers, cigarette manufacturers will be required to feature graphic images showing the effect of tobacco on users. Michael Njenga now reports on the regulations that have been approved and gazett
Feb 2, 2015 Citizen Digital (ke)
added Feb 2, 2015 17:51
Africa’s leaders have appointed Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe to the largely ceremonial role of chairman of the 54-state African Union. Mugabe, who has ruled Zimbabwe since 1980, is still respected by many for leading his country to independence from Britain
Jan 30, 2015 The Guardian (uk)
added Feb 1, 2015 13:33
Preparations for the 2015 tobacco marketing season have started with merchants indicating that they will not be buying low-grade leaves this season. An oversupply of tobacco on the international market is expected and this may affect local prices.
Jan 26, 2015 Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Jan 26, 2015 21:50
some officials of government have arranged a meeting with major players in the tobacco industry for the purposes of addressing “their concerns”. The meeting which is said to be at the instigation of the Ministry of Trade and Industry is to be chaired by
Jan 26, 2015 SpyGhana.com (gh)
added Jan 26, 2015 21:28