Headlines Tagged with Altria/Philip Morris — 11,607 headlines found
[Hong Kong] PHILIP MORRIS ASIA LIMITED & THE COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA Plain Packaging of Tobacco Products in Australia:
Australia’s tobacco plain packaging rules resulted from legislation that the Parliament passed on November 21, 2011. On that day, Philip Morris Asia (PMA) brought a claim against Australia under the Australia-Hong Kong Bilateral Investment Treaty (BIT).
Apr 16, 2014 Philip Morris International (ch)
added Apr 16, 2014 11:45
Altria Group Inc. said its Philip Morris USA unit made its annual payment--which totaled $3.3 billion this year-- toward the tobacco industry's master settlement agreement. Under the landmark 1998 tobacco agreement, companies in the industry agreed to p
Apr 15, 2014 NASDAQ
added Apr 15, 2014 23:26
The truth is that de Gucht is conniving with big business to destroy or dramatically weaken health, environmental and labour standards and democracy itself. The US Chamber of Commerce was the American pressure group most consulted by officials working f
Apr 15, 2014 CounterPunch
added Apr 15, 2014 17:23
threw out a proposed class action by a group of smokers seeking to charge Philip Morris USA Inc. for medical tests, based on a December ruling by New York state’s highest court that their claims for such tests were not tied to actual injury.
Apr 15, 2014 Law360
added Apr 15, 2014 16:54
Korea’s national health insurer yesterday sued three global and domestic cigarette companies for 53.7 billion won, or $51.6 million, in compensation for health care costs linked to smoking-related diseases.
Apr 15, 2014 Joong Ang Ilbo (kr)
added Apr 14, 2014 12:11
The tribunal assigned to hear Philip Morris Asia’s (PMA) challenge to Australia’s plain packaging law today decided to divide the proceedings in the case into two phases – one to decide certain questions related to jurisdiction and a second to hear the ar
Apr 14, 2014 Philip Morris International (ch)
added Apr 16, 2014 11:43
Philip Morris International is set to report its 2014 first quarter earnings on April 17. We expect the company’s deteriorating market share in the Philippines, where a sharp hike in indirect taxes implemented last year disrupted an otherwise flourishing
Apr 14, 2014 Forbes
added Apr 14, 2014 20:12
For the first time ever here in Korea, a public organization the National Health Insurance Service, is suing cigarette companies to recover medical costs incurred due to tobacco-related illnesses. Less than a week ago, seven individuals and their familie
Apr 14, 2014 Arirang TV & Radio (kr)
added Apr 14, 2014 12:07
Philip Morris USA, has sold a North Carolina cigarette plant it idled in 2009. Richmond, Va.-based Altria Group Inc. said Monday that the property in Cabarrus County was sold last week to Victory Industrial Park LLC.
Apr 14, 2014 AP - Associated Press
added Apr 14, 2014 12:02
Philip Morris International will close its Australian cigarette plant after six decades and shift production to South Korea, saying government regulations on low fire-risk cigarettes crimped exports.
Apr 14, 2014 Bloomberg News
added Apr 14, 2014 09:58