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[USA] Mitt Romney's Bain Made Millions On Big Tobacco In US, Russia

the consulting firm helped Philip Morris increase its revenues in the U.S., and aided two other tobacco titans as they vied to move forcefully into the Russian market.
Huffington Post (blog)
added Oct 9, 2012 07:30
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[Namibia] Tobacco wars heating up

Namibia Gazetted the Tobacco Products Control Act of 2010 that introduced plain packaging and ban the use of words such 'mild' or 'light' on cigarette boxes or any other tobacco products sold in Namibia. The world's biggest and the Namibian market leader
The Southern Times (New Era Corp.) (na)
added Aug 21, 2012 02:08
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Through tobacco industry eyes: civil society and the FCTC process from Philip Morris and British American Tobacco's perspectives

PM and BAT articulated a global policy-making environment in which NGOs are key, non-state stakeholders, and as a result, internationalised some of their previous national-level strategies. After both companies failed to prevent the FCTC, their strategies
Tobacco Control
added Jun 25, 2012 13:22
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[Kenya, Mauritius] MAUDARBACCUS: Open Letter to THE British American Tobacco (London)

Le Mauricien (mu)
added May 22, 2012 15:56
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[Congo, Sudan, Uganda] Smuggled cigarettes flood Arua

The New Vision (ug)
added Sep 13, 2005 00:00
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Major suitors may be lining up to buy Imperial

According to Wells Fargo Securities’ Bonnie Herzog, as well as media reports in Europe, Imperial Tobacco Group Plc is being projected as the last consolidation piece in the global tobacco market. Imperial would be acquired similarly to Lorillard Inc. in t
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 1, 2015 19:15
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The iFuse 'hybrid' cigarette combines e-cig technology with tobacco to improve the flavour of the vapour

According to Kingsley Wheaton, director of 'new technology' at the tobacco giant, hybrid cigarettes will be 'cleaner' than other cigarettes, warming tobacco instead of burning it. But he admitted health research is still in its early stages. 'On the basi
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 23, 2015 16:16
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[UK] Is British American Tobacco plc Preparing An Offer For Imperial Tobacco Group PLC?

Shares in Imperial Tobacco (LSE: IMT) surged to a new all-time high yesterday after City analysts re-ignited speculation that one of the company’s peers could be about to make an offer for the group.
Motley Fool UK
added Nov 17, 2015 23:37
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[Africa] Uganda Sets Powerful Example with Comprehensive Tobacco Control Law / Strong smoke-free provisions enacted over industry objections

Uganda’s law sets a powerful example for Africa, which has traditionally lower rates of tobacco use and has been targeted by the tobacco industry as a major growth market.
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jul 30, 2015 14:35
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[Canada] With glamour of smoking all but gone, why is Big Tobacco still so profitable?

Despite decades of negative factors that would likely spell the end of any other industry, international tobacco companies are raking in cash and staking their territory in the battle for market share. In Canada, smoking rates have plateaued at about 16
National Post (ca)
added Aug 19, 2014 17:54
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