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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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[Europe] UPDATE 1-British American to test tobacco/e-cigarette hybrid (Adds quotes, background)

The product, called iFuse, will use elements of the company's Kent brand, and be sold in a market where Kent cigarettes are popular. Executives declined to say precisely which market that will be. The test is the latest in a line of cigarette alternativ
Reuters
added Nov 18, 2015 16:47
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BAT scientists propose new framework for assessing reduced-risk products

The new assessment framework employs a four-stage process that uses lab-based and clinical tests along with real-world observations of individual and population perception and use, according to BAT. “We propose that this assessment framework will help u
Tobacco Reporter
added Nov 6, 2015 14:13
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[Asia, Singapore] Malaysia hikes cigarette taxes by more than 40%

raised cigarette taxes by more than 40 per cent, a move which British American Tobacco Malaysia (BAT Malaysia) described as an “unprecedented massive increase in cigarette excise”. In a statement, BAT Malaysia said it had to increase prices of its brands
Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Nov 4, 2015 15:39
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INFOGRAPHIC: Vaper Trails / Click here to see our interactive graphic, showing the evidence that informed Public Health England’s “95% safer” claim.

"e-cigarettes are around 95% safer than smoked tobacco". This interactive graphic shows the evidence on which this claim is based, the authors of four key documents involved, and their links to different medical and commercial organisations.
British Medical Journal
added Nov 5, 2015 16:29
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[Argentina, Latin America] Argentine Supreme Court upholds tobacco marketing ban

The high court rejected a lawsuit filed by Nobleza Piccardo (British American Tobacco in Argentina): the demand claimed the unconstitutionality of a law passed by Santa Fe that establishes complete bans on tobacco advertising and promotion in that provinc
ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) (us)
added Nov 4, 2015 11:27
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[Australia] BAT moves from packaging to sue TGA on nicotine inhalers

launched legal action against the Therapeutic Goods Administration claiming that the health authority did not even consider an application to have its Voke nicotine inhaler listed, much like other nicotine products that could help smokers quit the habit.
The Australian (au)
added Nov 2, 2015 12:32
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[Latin America] The Right to Health and Free Speech: Supreme Court of Argentina Rules Against Tobacco Advertising

Judge Lorenzetti, President of the Supreme Court, wrote that restricting tobacco advertising does not infringe upon free speech because tobacco advertising is not related to the working of republican and democratic institutions. Thus, Lorenzetti says, it
Harvard University Law Blogs
added Nov 4, 2015 11:25
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VIDEO: Corporate behaviour / Making a difference

We are committed to operating to the highest standards of corporate conduct and transparency, benefiting governments, consumers, the environment and our people.
British American Tobacco (BAT)
added Oct 29, 2015 13:28
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[Netherlands] Dutch Shippers Escape Tobacco Heist Case In UK High Court ($$)

United Kingdom’s Supreme Court on Wednesday pulled a pair of Dutch shippers from a row over losses from a cigarette heist, saying British-American Tobacco could not sue companies that did not agree to resolve disputes in British courts. The decision over
Law360
added Oct 29, 2015 13:32
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