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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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Tobacco Companies Criticized For Lax Age-Verification On E-Cigarette Websites

before being publicly accessible, their accompanying e-cig sites usually just require the visitor to click a box. A few examples: KOOL VS. BLU The front page of the site for Imperial’s Kool cigarettes looks like some sort of municipal employee login fr
The Consumerist (blog)
added Mar 8, 2016 18:19
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Reynolds American May Be A Bid Target

Press reports over the weekend suggest that British American Tobacco may be preparing to bid for the 52% of Reynolds American it does not already own. Any bid would likely be all-cash because of Reynold's valuation premium over BAT. The transaction, if
Seeking Alpha blog network
added Mar 8, 2016 00:00
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[UK] Reynolds American, Inc., British American Tobacco Not Merging: CNBC

However, CNBC’s David Faber mentioned that there are currently no talks between the two tobacco giants. The Dunhill cigarette maker has added Centerview—an investment bank—to its team of advisers. This had added flame to the rumors of a more than $50-bi
Bidness Etc
added Mar 7, 2016 23:58
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[UK, North Carolina] Reynolds-BAT merger speculation swirls after British news report

The Daily Telegraph reported Monday that BAT has engaged financial advisers USB, Deustche Bank and Centerview — steps typically taken when BAT is eyeing a deal. However, there's also been speculation since late November that BAT is a potential suitor for
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 7, 2016 23:54
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[North Carolina] Studies show potential lower carcinogens in e-cig products

two studies were released: one that sought comparisons to the Portland State study, and the other that compared the formaldehyde production of three e-cigs products with World Health Organization standards...What the BAT researchers determined is that for
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 7, 2016 08:37
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[UK] British American Tobacco sends smoke signals over US mega-deal

British American Tobacco has hired a team of heavyweight bankers that handled its recent purchase of a $5bn (£3.52bn) stake in Reynolds American, the FTSE 100’s transatlantic partner, fuelling speculation it is mulling a full takeover of the US company.
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Mar 7, 2016 23:59
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Hybrid device delivers tobacco flavors with e-cig like vapor

A novel hybrid product that combines e-cigarette technology with fresh tobacco, called 'glo iFUSE,' has been shown to successfully deliver natural tobacco flavors without impacting the potentially reduced risk nature... R&D AT BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO
EurekAlert
added Mar 7, 2016 16:23
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McKEGANEY/RUSSELL: Tobacco Industry Funded E-Cigarette Research and the Rise of Academic McCarthyism- Neil McKeganey Ph.D Christopher Russell Ph.D

There is a real danger here of creating an academic environment in which baseless allegation and suspicion of ethical misconduct become just as destructive to a researcher’s career as hard evidence of such misconduct. The clearest example of this is cont
Centre for Substance Use Research (uk)
added Aug 15, 2016 19:41
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