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[Australia, UK] PATERSON: The History Of Tobacco Marketing In The Music Industry

tobacco companies used nightclubs and related music events. These companies capitalise on the knowledge that young people are eager to follow trends and willing to do whatever is deemed cool. Examples like these demonstrate the importance of the measures
Howl and Echoes
added May 11, 2016 20:43
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[Australia] Canberra diplomats in black market alcohol and tobacco probe

Foreign diplomats based in Canberra are being investigated for their alleged involvement in the black market trade of alcohol and tobacco. The Australian Border Force has confirmed it is investigating the alleged rorting of the special privileges that a
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added May 12, 2016 03:37
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[Asia-pacific, Australia] Canada: Plain Packaging For Tobacco Products

Plain packaging in this context means that tobacco company brand elements consisting of colours, logo and design elements of the brand will not be allowed to be used on product packaging. However, there are potential conflicts between government and suppl
Mondaq
added May 12, 2016 02:13
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[Asia-pacific, Australia, Indonesia] 'Sin tax' on palm oil and plain packaging on tobacco — Iman Pambagyo

if the plain packaging policy on tobacco is found to be justified under the WTO agreements, nothing will prevent the same from being applied to any other product believed to be harmful to human health or the environment.
Malay Mail (my)
added May 8, 2016 17:44
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[Australia] Asher Keddie has a cigarette break between filming scenes for the new season of Offspring

The actress, who plays Dr Nina Proudman in the Logie award-winning drama, was seen puffing away on the cigarette with her on-screen brother on the first day of filming last week.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 6, 2016 19:49
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Illegal tobacco industry flourishing in Australia as government hikes taxes

But instead of quitting, many smokers are buying cut-price cigarettes from the dangerous and unregulated illicit industry, which distributes 2.4 million kilograms of tobacco across the country every year. The Budget expects to raise $4.7 billion from tob
News Interactive Network/News Limited/News.com (au)
added May 6, 2016 19:31
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[Australia] VIDEO: Budget 2016: $40 cigarettes will force smokers into black market claims tobacco industry

In a fiery response to the Turnbull government's $4.7 billion budget hit to tobacco excise, British American Tobacco said crime syndicates that smuggle cigarettes into Australia will be "champing at the bit" at the prospect of increasing their share of t
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added May 12, 2016 02:33
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[Australia] Tobacco tax rise comes after cigarette prices soar 343 per cent in 20 years

Smokers - asked to cough up yet again in the federal government's latest budget - should take a deep breath before looking at the chart below. It shows the price of tobacco has rocketed by 343 per cent since 1996, with the steepest rises since 2010.
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added May 4, 2016 22:14
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[Australia] The most expensive cigarettes in the world: Aussies will have to pay £23 for a pack of 25 after huge tax hike

prices will soar past $40 a packet by 2020 under planned tax changes which will see tobacco excise hiked by 12.5 per cent each year for the next four years. Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison announced he would lift the tobacco excise by 12.5 per cent a yea
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 4, 2016 22:01
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[Australia, Canada] Patrick Hannaford: Mandating plain packaging on cigarettes doesn’t work

The Trudeau government’s plan to force tobacco companies to use plain packaging on their products is a paternalistic...Rather than following Australia’s implementation of ineffective plain packaging legislation, the Trudeau government should empower Cana
National Post (ca)
added May 4, 2016 17:11
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