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higher excise taxes on cigarettes, as a result of which tobacco companies are increasing their cigarette prices. Higher prices of cigarettes are leading to lower cigarette volumes. Further, selling of fake versions of the top-branded cigarettes by local r
Oct 8, 2015 Zacks Investment Research, Inc.
added Oct 8, 2015 21:12
Further undercutting the pact’s chances, the powerful drug and tobacco industries are also unhappy with it. Senator McConnell of Kentucky is upset that the deal exempts the tobacco industry – one of his home state’s most important industries – from contr
Oct 8, 2015 The Guardian (uk)
added Oct 8, 2015 15:13
Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, offered a fuller glimpse of his objections...chiding the pact for its insufficient protection of biologic medicines and its insulation of tobacco control measures from legal challenges.
Oct 8, 2015 Law360
added Oct 8, 2015 15:09
the TPP that has emerged is a pleasant surprise. The agreement gives pharmaceutical firms, tobacco companies, and other corporations substantially less than they had asked for – so much so that US Senator Orrin Hatch and some other Republicans now threate
Oct 8, 2015 Project Syndicate
added Oct 8, 2015 15:07
But the TPP, ten years in the making, is supposed to the model for trade agreements in the 21st century. By carving out tobacco, it’s established a precedent—dangerous according to tobacco companies, but very necessary according to public health advocate
Oct 8, 2015 Wired
added Oct 8, 2015 13:48
A car dealer network is to start handing out air fresheners marked with information about the new ban on smoking while children are in the car.
Oct 8, 2015 BT (British Telecommunications) (uk)
added Oct 8, 2015 11:16
While the manufacturers of the low brands are evading taxes by retailing at the prices below than that printed on the packets, the rulers are causing loss to revenue by enjoying federal excise duty exemption on the cigarettes consumed by them, their frie
Oct 8, 2015 The News (pk)
added Oct 8, 2015 11:14
A new campaign aimed at protecting children from second hand smoke has been launched in Glasgow. Maureen watt, Public Health Minister met parents and children at Keppoch Nursery in Possilpark to kick of the Take it Right Outside campaign.
Oct 8, 2015 Evening Times (uk)
added Oct 8, 2015 11:07
A Members' Bill introduced by Liberal Democrat MSP Jim Hume would bring in fines of £100 for motorists caught smoking in private vehicles while a child aged under 18 is on board. The Smoking Prohibition (Children in Motor Vehicles) (Scotland) Bill has b
Oct 8, 2015 Press Association (uk)
added Oct 8, 2015 11:06
MSPs will vote in favour of legislation to protect children from the effects of second-hand smoke. It could mean fines of up to £100 for smokers who light up in a car with a young passenger. The Law Society has said drivers and any smokers in their cars w
Oct 8, 2015 BBC Online
added Oct 8, 2015 11:05