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[Asia, Bangladesh] BATB holds concert, violates tobacco control law

An anti-tobacco body, PROGAA, which has deployed a team to investigate the tricky advertisement of tobacco products and companies across Bangladesh, found that the British American Tobacco (BAT) started the concert from Friday. “It is to promote a new b
bdnews24.com (bd)
added Sep 21, 2014 22:58
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[Philippines] Filipino firm Mighty says in early distribution talks with BAT

Filipino-owned tobacco company Mighty Corp is in very preliminary talks with British American Tobacco (BAT) about a possible distribution partnership, a Mighty executive said on Thursday, as BAT seeks to expand in Asia.
Reuters
added Sep 19, 2014 15:03
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[Canada, UK] Institute of Economic Affairs

The Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) is a leading right wing UK think tank, set up in 1955, which has a history of close collaboration with the tobacco industry, detailed on the pages below:
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Sep 19, 2014 14:33
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[Bangladesh] FUAD: Cancer and tobacco farming

However, our hope is that the 'Smoking & Tobacco Products Uses (Control) (Amendment) Act 2013' may create more restriction and more awareness on tobacco products, which will intimately help to reduce tobacco consumption and consequently curb its farming.
Financial Express (bd)
added Sep 17, 2014 17:31
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[Philippines] British American Tobacco investments hit $100M

Philippine sales arm of the manufacturer of Lucky Strike and Pall Mall cigarettes has already infused half of its prior investment commitment worth $200 million, an executive said Tuesday.
Philippine Daily Inquirer (ph)
added Sep 17, 2014 17:23
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Cigarette price breakaway in Malaysia?

Philip Morris (M) Sdn Bhd's decision to maintain the price of its cigarettes so far hints of a breakaway from the industry's traditional practice of raising prices in unison. Following moves by British American Tobacco (M) Bhd (BAT) and JT International B
Malaysia Chronicle.com
added Sep 17, 2014 14:30
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[Africa, Nigeria] Tobacco firms’ interference biggest threat to control effort

“Tobacco transnationals like BAT, Philip Morris, and Japan Tobacco have used political influence to whittle down or defeat tobacco legislation across the globe,” said Philip Jakpor, NATT Nigeria Spokesperson. “Article 5.3 (of the Framework Convention on T
Premium Times (ng)
added Sep 17, 2014 06:49
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[Korea - South] Which Will Court Be in Favor of, NHIS or Tobacco Firms, in Fierce Court Battle?

“The three companies are obliged to recompense our compensatory damages paid over tobacco-related diseases like lung cancer and laryngeal cancer.” The hearing held at the Seoul Central District Court on September 12 was the first and high-profile lawsuit
Korea Bizwire (kr)
added Sep 16, 2014 13:47
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[Africa] Tobacco firm quits before new Uganda law

Giving some background to their decision, D’Souza cited the recent imposition of a leaf export tax of 20 US cents per kilogramme in the June national budget and the situation that could be worsened by the proposed repeal of the Existing Tobacco growing
East African Business Week
added Sep 16, 2014 04:32
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BAT R&D

This app provides an interactive overview of British American Tobacco's Group Research & Development; our current capability and future goals to leverage world-class science in developing and assessing novel technologies to create safer tobacco and nicot
Apple Computers
added Sep 15, 2014 13:50
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