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[Africa, Nigeria] BATN urges fair, balanced regulation of the tobacco industry

This can only be achieved if the bill on regulating the tobacco industry that is currently being debated by the National Assembly takes into consideration the views of all stakeholders with the ultimate aim of drafting a bill that is effective and workab
BusinessDAY (ng)
added Oct 21, 2014 14:45
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[Africa, Nigeria] EDITORIAL: Regulating tobacco production and smoking

The bill at the National Assembly is coming at the most appropriate time and the lawmakers should pass it into law.
Lagos Guardian (ng)
added Oct 19, 2014 19:16
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[Africa, Nigeria] Tobacco Bill, Not Out to Ban Manufacturers, Says Senate

The Senate has explained that the National Tobacco Control Bill was not meant to ban or chase away tobacco manufacturers but to regulate manufacturing, consumption and promotion. Chairman of Senate committee on Health, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, who made t
This Day (ng)
added Oct 19, 2014 19:14
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Registration Statement

(1) Pursuant to Rule 416 under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”), this registration statement also covers an indeterminate number of additional shares of common stock, par value $0.0001 per share (“RAI common stock”), of Reynol
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Oct 18, 2014 21:20
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JACKSON: Ebola may be in the headlines, but tobacco is another killer in Africa

story of injustice and inequality. While transnational tobacco companies (TTCs) take home humungous profits, such as the £5.5bn UK-based British American Tobacco (BAT) pocketed in 2013, each year they leave more than half a trillion dollars (pdf) of econo
The Guardian (uk)
added Oct 17, 2014 10:52
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British American Tobacco: Reading The Smoke Signals (Part 2)

At this time we would not buy the stock ourselves due to an insufficient margin of safety between price and fair value, but we may consider a position below £29, at which level the stock provides a psychologically important 5% dividend yield as well as
Seeking Alpha blog network
added Oct 16, 2014 17:48
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[Africa, Kenya] Cigarette maker's stock touches historical Sh1,000 at the bourse

British American Tobacco stock opens trade today as the most expensive share on the Nairobi Securities Exchange, having closed at a historical high of Sh999 on Friday.
Nairobi Star (ke)
added Oct 13, 2014 13:38
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[Africa, Nigeria] We Cannot Be Complacent About the Tobacco Control Bill

A country’s development is not only determined by the size of its Gross Domestic Product, but how its society engages with issues like this. How great it would be if health professionals could find a rallying point in this cause.
Elombah Communications (uk)
added Oct 7, 2014 17:10
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Look Who’s Talking: GTNF 2014

Government figures; public health officials; members of medical associations; manufacturers of tobacco, e-cigarettes and noncombustible tobaccos; suppliers to all aspects of the industry; journalists... Mitch Zeller has been the director of the U.S. Food
Global Tobacco Networking Forum
added Oct 6, 2014 18:43
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Are e-cigarettes going to be classified as MEDICINE? Tobacco giant's push to enter Australian market concerns health experts

Big tobacco companies are pushing for electronic cigarettes to enter the Australian market as a 'medicine' But health groups fear the unregulated device could encourage young people into taking up the habit
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 3, 2014 13:18
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