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[Canada] SCC Case Information - Summary: Grand River Enterprises Six Nations Ltd. v. Her Majesty the Queen

The Tax Court judge concluded that the duty on the applicant’s tobacco products became payable pursuant to paragraph 42(1)(a) of the Act when these products were packaged for sale to Indians, and he consequently dismissed the appeals from the Minister’s a
Supreme Court of Canada
added Mar 28, 2013 18:54
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[Sri Lanka] Controversy over pictorial health warnings covering the front and back of the tobacco packs

The tobacco industry in Sri Lanka which is a monopoly of Sri Lanka has filed a court case against the decision of the Minister of Health. Currently there is a debate regarding the size of the warnings.
Asian Tribune
added Mar 26, 2013 14:59
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[Solomon Islands] Solomons outraged over photo of child smoking

An online photograph of a young Solomon Islands boy smoking has sparked fierce debate over children's rights and child welfare. The boy, whose image was posted on a Solomon Islands Facebook page, appears to be about six or seven years old. The Forum So
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Mar 22, 2013 13:09
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[Ethiopia] Profitable Tobacco Enterprise Seeks 100m Br Loan for New Machine

The National Tobacco Enterprise (NTE) is seeking financing to procure a new cigarette-making machine that will produce 20,000 pieces of cigarette a minute, at a cost of around 142 millionBr.
Addis Fortune (et)
added Dec 6, 2012 12:28
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[Canada] Targa Newfoundland under Tobacco Act investigation

Health Canada probes whether logo on driver Zahir Rana's suit contravenes tobacco law
CBC News (ca)
added Aug 31, 2012 18:00
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[Australia, Europe, Malta] The great debate: cigarette packaging

Charles Saliba, general manager, British American Tobacco Ltd, on the court’s decision and if this would lead to similar tough measures implemented by the EU. Dr Ray Busuttil and Anne Buttigieg also share their views.
Malta Today (mt)
added Aug 30, 2012 10:02
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[China] EDITORIAL: Australia's plain tobacco packaging

The tactics needed to fight the battle against tobacco are known, but it is strong political leadership in implementation that will ultimately achieve the goal.
The Lancet (uk)
added Aug 24, 2012 05:58
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The Decline of Smoking Among Female Birth Cohorts in China in the 20th Century: A Case of Arrested Diffusion? ($$)

Population Research and Policy Review
added Aug 23, 2012 14:43
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[China] Tobacco museum under fire for ignoring risks

A tobacco-themed museum in Shanghai is being blamed for enticing children to light up by ignoring the health risks linked to smoking.
Shanghai Daily (cn)
added Aug 22, 2012 15:15
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[Australia] Gaming areas escape smoking bans

the State Government in NSW has confirmed new smoking bans will not affect outdoor gaming areas. The new legislation, passed in NSW Parliament on Tuesday night, will ban smoking in outdoor areas such as bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks, swimming po
The Shout (au)
added Aug 17, 2012 12:29
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