Headlines Tagged with Agriculture — 11,737 headlines found
Vanuatu authorities have turned down a request by a Singapore-based tobacco company to manufacture in Vanuatu but the company is still looking for farmers to grow tobacco for export.
Oct 11, 2012 Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Oct 11, 2012 06:15
Speaking in an interview Mr Chilufya said Zambia was the biggest producer of tobacco in the region but that it has fallen behind countries like Malawi which is six times smaller than Zambia. He said the lack of policy consistency has chased away potenti
Mar 15, 2016 Lusaka Times (zm)
added Mar 15, 2016 21:07
Investment incentives and the implementation of the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control: evidence from Zambia
Much of the struggle Zambia has experienced in implementing the FCTC can be attributed to misalignments between the economic and health sectors. Zambia's development agenda seeks to bolster agricultural processing and manufacturing. Tobacco control propon
Jul 1, 2015 Tobacco Control
added Jul 2, 2015 08:10
PA begins clamping down on farmers who package and sell hand-rolled cigarettes around the villages, accusing them of smuggling; some workers arrested
Jul 20, 2013 Ynetnews (il)
added Jul 20, 2013 14:05
The new tobacco control Act would ban cultivation of potato and tomato in the Maldives as cultivating any species of the tobacco family is prohibited under the Act.
Dec 24, 2012 Haveeru Daily (mv)
added Dec 24, 2012 17:18
This week, a European association of tobacco growers called UNITAB will be holding their 33rd Congress in Budapest, Hungary. This is one of several tobacco growers’ association events this year organised to attempt to undermine a lifesaving global public
Oct 18, 2012 Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Oct 25, 2012 07:24
According to the new law, smokers will be among others prohibited from smoking in public areas like such as office buildings, court premises, factories, cinema halls, theatres, hospitals, clinics, restaurants, hotels and bars, among other places.
Oct 8, 2012 East African Business Week
added Oct 12, 2012 08:01
Making a luxury cigar takes time. The period from planting to puffing can span at least four years and about 400 people. Seeds must be selected, plants grown, tobacco cured and leaves twisted by hand with an eye toward producing hourlong smokes, rich i
Aug 12, 2016 The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Aug 15, 2016 01:31
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
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