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[Australia] Irish pub J.B O'Reilly's in West Leederville faces fine for retro tobacco signs

The owner of the popular Irish pub J.B O'Reilly's in Leederville is seeing red after the WA Health Department told him to remove his tobacco memorabilia signs or face prosecution and hefty fines. (au)
added Feb 18, 2016 20:07

[Australia] E-cigarette users petition parliamentary committee over possible regulations of vaporisers

MORE than 100 electronic cigarette users have petitioned a parliamentary committee not to regulate the vaporisers in the same restrictive way as tobacco products... The forms were distributed to stores which sell the vaporisers and then sent to state Pa
Adelaide Now -- The Advertiser and Sunday Mail (au)
added Feb 18, 2016 18:38

[Australia, Canada, UK, USA] Smokers with depression try to quit more often but find it harder

A survey of 6811 participants from Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom, and the USA, published today in the scientific journal Addiction, found that although depressed smokers tried to quit smoking more often than other smokers, they were more likely t
Medical Xpress (
added Feb 18, 2016 12:09

[Australia, Europe] Plain cigarette packaging not so plain, says Amcor

Europeans stock-piling cigarettes ahead of changes to packaging and tax laws are giving a lift to Australian packaging giant Amcor. The company reported its profits on Monday and noted strength in its tobacco division as helping offset softness in other
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Feb 15, 2016 20:46

[Australia, New Zealand] Government on 'very firm ground' with tobacco plain packaging - Key

he's revealed that late last year he got advice that his Government was on "very firm ground" on the matter. In December, Australia's Federal Government won its case against tobacco giant Philip Morris Asia challenging Australia's tobacco plain-packaging
TVNZ (nz)
added Feb 15, 2016 15:48
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[Australia, Europe] Amcor expects higher full year earnings

Mr Delia said the tobacco packaging business benefited from strong volumes in Europe. Pending tax increases on tobacco in eastern Europe, particularly in Russia and Turkey, were prompting Amcor's customers to build up stocks. Also, in western Europe, r
Special Broadcasting Service (SBS) (au)
added Feb 15, 2016 14:58

[Australia] Tobacco regulation drives Amcor profit higher

The global war against smoking proved a winner for packaging giant Amcor in the six months to December, as tobacco companies pulled forward inventory to circumvent tougher regulations. Amcor's defensive qualities shone through in the first half, accordi
Australian Financial Review (au)
added Feb 15, 2016 14:57

[Australia] SUBLET: When smoke gets in your eyes, and ears, and carport, and bedroom ...

We're feeling the inner-city pressure. Our neighbours smoke. All. The. Time. It's been four years since we could eat a meal outside. Our children have to stop playing and come in when the neighbours light up, which seems to be every five minutes. If we o
The Age (au)
added Feb 15, 2016 00:22

[Australia, UK, USA] Warnings after 'cheap' e-cigarette explodes in man's face 'like a firework'

Warnings about cheap, combustible batteries are abound with hundreds of people seeing their shoddy 'hoverboards' explode in recent months, causing injury and burning down some homes in Australia and the US.
Yahoo! 7News (au)
added Feb 11, 2016 20:36
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[Australia] VIDEO: The Weekly with Charlie Pickering: Vaping

Kitty Flanagan explores the wonderful word of vaping.
You Tube
added Feb 11, 2016 19:26
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