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[Kenya] Big win for Health Ministry as BAT loses case on tobacco regulation

The High Court has adopted the proposed tobacco regulations seeking to control the manufacture, sale and advertising of tobacco products, with Judge Mumbi Ngugi directing that the regulations be effective in six months time. The ruling is seen as a majo
Citizen Digital (ke)
added Mar 27, 2016 18:41
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[Africa] A Kenyan High Court Upholds Tobacco Control Regulations, Rejecting British American Tobacco Challenge

court’s decision is a resounding victory for public health and allows the Kenyan government to move forward with implementing a law that will protect millions of citizens from the devastating consequences of tobacco use. As a party to the WHO Framework C
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 25, 2016 04:58
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Tobacco factory closure bodes ill for M'sia

YOURSAY | ‘This will lead to high prices and low profits, and more companies will close.’
Malaysiakini (my)
added Mar 20, 2016 20:39
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Customs chief says already busting illicit smokes blamed for BAT plant closure

Customs Department director-general Datuk Seri Khazali Ahmad insisted his agency was actively enforcing laws against illicit cigarettes that were cited as a reason for a tobacco firm’s decision to close a factory in Petaling Jaya. Declining to comment on
Malay Mail (my)
added Mar 19, 2016 17:43
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] BAT to shut down factory, 230 employees affected

will shut down its factory here, citing falling sales due to the presence of illicit cigarettes in the market and high duties imposed by the government. In a statement, the major cigarette producer explained the restructuring was in line with the company’
FreeMalaysiaToday.com (my)
added Mar 18, 2016 13:34
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ARCHIVE: BAT Involvement in Tobacco Smuggling

In January 2000 the Guardian newspaper, working with the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists, published an investigation into British American Tobacco's facilitation of tobacco smuggling, based on 11,000 documents from the tobacco archi
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added May 13, 2016 18:07
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In-vitro testing of Vype vapour revealed no cell stress, DNA damage or malignant transformation

A series of cell-based tests developed to compare the biological impact of cigarette smoke with e-cigarette vapour revealed no activity in cells exposed to vapour from Vype ePen, a commercially available e-cigarette. In contrast, when the cell culture s
BAT Science.com
added Mar 16, 2016 19:44
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In vitro tests of Vype vapor reveal no cell stress, DNA damage or cell transformation

In each test, Vype ePen, a commercially available e-cigarette, produced the same results as an untreated control -- there was no activity
EurekAlert
added Mar 16, 2016 10:00
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[Africa] CORRECTED-British American Tobacco to invest $11.9 mln in Mali state firm (Removes reference to BAT shareholding)

has signed a deal with Malian state tobacco company Sonatam to produce and distribute BAT's Dunhill International cigarettes for the West African market, Sonatam's chief told state radio on Saturday.
Reuters
added Mar 12, 2016 20:10
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[Europe] Analyst says BAT takeover of Reynolds is likely; timing cloudy

A leading tobacco industry analyst said it is "very possible" that British American Tobacco Ltd. will either acquire majority ownership of Reynolds American Inc. or take over the company entirely. Wells Fargo Securities analyst Bonnie Herzog did not indi
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 8, 2016 22:01
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