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[Asia, India] ITC is ready to foray into electronic cigarettes business

India's largest cigarette maker, ITC, is ready to foray into electronic cigarettes and has engaged with the government to come out with a policy framework to launch them, chairman YC Deveshwar said.
The Economic Times (India)
added Aug 1, 2014 15:18
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[Asia, Japan] Smoking rate falls below 20%

Japan’s smoking rate in 2014 fell below 20 percent for the first time since such statistics began in 1965, Japan Tobacco Inc. said Wednesday. The rate decreased for the 19th consecutive year to stand at 19.7 percent, down 1.2 percentage points from the
Yomiuri Shimbun (jp)
added Jul 31, 2014 17:19
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[Asia, Asia-pacific] Philip Morris loses 'activate' appeal against Japan Tobacco ($$)

World Trademark Review (uk)
added Jul 31, 2014 16:55
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[Asia, Asia-pacific, Philippines] Philip Morris Fortune Tobacco asks gov't to adopt tax stamp scheme

Philip Morris Fortune Tobacco Corp Inc (PMFTC) said it welcomes the government's success in more than doubling tax collections from tobacco products after the passage of the Sin Tax Reform Law. "However we contend that there are opportunities for billion
InterAksyon.com (TV 5) (ph)
added Jul 31, 2014 13:54
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[Asia] Govt of India is the biggest tobacco offender – and the biggest investor in ITC

Consider this for irony. The government taxes cigarettes heavily. But it is government that is most invested in ITC, India's largest cigarette maker. Government is taxing its own biggest investment, but benefits from both.
Firstpost.com (in)
added Jul 31, 2014 12:53
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[Asia, India] ITC mulls talks with government on e-cigarettes

With the government yet to formulate a policy on e-cigarettes, tobacco giant ITC Wednesday said it will engage in talks with the authorities so that it can introduce the product in India.
IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Jul 31, 2014 12:00
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[Asia, India] ITC is ready to foray into electronic cigarettes business

has engaged with the government to come out with a policy framework to launch them, chairman YC Deveshwar said. ITC has already developed its ecigarette portfolio. Deveshwar said he expects the new government would look favourably into the e-cigarette sp
The Economic Times (India)
added Jul 31, 2014 02:37
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[Asia] E-cigarette Market in India 2014-2018

Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: E-cigarette Market in India 2014-2018
PR Newswire
added Jul 30, 2014 19:28
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[Asia, Asia-pacific] Vietnam's nascent anti-smoking laws flouted by public, manufacturers

“The packs without the scary images sell for between 20-50 percent more,”...She more or less confirmed rumors that cigarette companies produced a surplus of image-free packaging during the transition period.Given the enormous profits at stake, tobacco com
Thanh Nien (vn)
added Jul 30, 2014 05:41
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[Asia, India] ITC Q1 Sales Jump on Demand for Smaller Smokes, Consumer Goods

ITC, India's largest cigarette maker, reported a better-than-expected 25 per cent rise in quarterly sales as demand for smaller and cheaper cigarettes grew and its consumer goods business put in a stronger performance.
New Delhi Television Limited (NDTV) (in)
added Jul 29, 2014 13:40
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