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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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[UK, USA] Reynolds American confirms discussions about possible business combination (PDF)

In response to United Kingdom disclosure obligations, today Imperial Tobacco PLC issued an announcement describing certain discussions among Imperial, Reynolds American Inc. and Lorillard, Inc. Reynolds American (NYSE: RAI) confirms that it is in discussi
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Jul 11, 2014 08:19
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Cigarette prices go up today

British American Tobacco Malaysia (BAT) is shocked over the 14 per cent increase of tobacco excise, describing it as "excessive". "Such a move will exacerbate the already high levels of illegal cigarettes in Malaysia," said managing director Stefano Clin
New Straits Times (my)
added Sep 29, 2013 20:48
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Reducing smokers' exposure to cigarette smoke toxicants -- our first clinical study results

We have shown in our first clinical study of our novel prototype cigarettes that it is possible to reduce smokers' exposure to certain smoke toxicants. ... We have spent several decades researching the nature of tobacco smoke, identifying key toxicants
EurekAlert
added Mar 25, 2013 20:58
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[Fiji] Cigarette prices go up

"British American Tobacco Fiji Limited plants tobacco leaves and also manufactures them and there are costs involved," Mr Singh said. He said the increase was also a result of variations in the foreign exchange rates and inflationary pressures.
Fiji Times Online (fj)
added Sep 17, 2012 23:47
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[Canada] Smoking: Will cigarettes ever be safe?

“How do you evaluate if any of this is going to be of useful effect?” asks Proctor. “That’s the story of a lot of our research effort for the last five or six years. It’s one of the most challenging things, figuring out if what you’ve done to the product
Vancouver (BC) Province
added Sep 3, 2012 10:13
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Tobacco manufacturer increases net profit in Uzbekistan

British American Tobacco Uzbekistan has increased its net profit by 51.9 percent to 158 76 billion soum in Uzbekistan, the company said on Wednesday.
TREND News Agency (az)
added Jul 6, 2012 12:59
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Research uncovers tobacco companies’ tactics to undermine tobacco control in Czech Republic

The University’s Tobacco Control Research Group uncovered ongoing interference from British American Tobacco and Philip Morris to influence tobacco tax policies
University of Bath (uk)
added Jun 26, 2012 16:27
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Heat-not-burn cigarette gets mostly unfavorable votes from FDA advisory committee

The committee’s decisions have implications for British American Tobacco Plc, owner of Reynolds American Inc., which sells its glo heat-not-burn product in Canada, Japan, Russia, South Korea and Switzerland. The tightest vote was 5-4 in which the commit
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jan 26, 2018 12:50
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Updated Media Advisory - Imperial Tobacco Canada President & CEO Jorge Araya in Vancouver to discuss British American Tobacco's vision on Next Generation tobacco products

will be open to discuss Canada's lack of a cohesive regulatory framework for next generation products and the challenges created by this regulatory environment. This event will take place at Taste & Circle, a local arts & entertainment café in Gastown.
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Aug 5, 2017 23:06
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