Headlines Tagged with BAT — 7,475 headlines found
[Mid-east, Uae] The long read: smoking kills so why is Big Tobacco’s toxic business thriving in the Middle East?
Thirty-five years ago this month, worried executives at British American Tobacco flew the company’s commercial partners in the Arab world to London for an urgent conference to discuss “Smoking and Health in the Middle East”.
Jul 31, 2015 The National Newspaper (ae)
added Jul 31, 2015 13:11
[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.
Jul 30, 2015 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jul 30, 2015 14:35
BRITISH American Tobacco’s sizeable stake in the enlarged Reynolds American group promises to deliver increased returns for the second-largest cigarette maker, which on Wednesday posted slower first-half sales amid declining cigarette volumes.
Jul 30, 2015 Business Day (za)
added Jul 30, 2015 06:58
reported better-than-expected performance for the second quarter, helped by cost savings and market share gains. Shares in the company, which makes Dunhill and Lucky Strike cigarettes, were up 2.8 percent at 0718 GMT (0818 BST).
Jul 29, 2015 Yahoo Finance (uk)
added Jul 30, 2015 07:06
expects its legal challenge to the implementation of "plain packaging" of tobacco in Britain to be heard in court in December, with possible final resolution by the end of 2016, a senior executive said. "We expect a hearing in December," Jerome Abelman,
Jul 29, 2015 Reuters
added Jul 30, 2015 07:03
In a video interview, CEO Nicandro Durante puts that performance largely down to its five Global Drive Brands and says he expects an even stronger performance in the second half. FD Ben Stevens outlines the extent to which the results were impacted by t
Jul 29, 2015 PR Newswire
added Jul 29, 2015 16:11
[Australia] TRANSCRIPT: British American Tobacco Half - year results 2015 Nicandro Durante , Chief Executive
plain package in Australia was implemented in December 2012. If you look at the results of 2013 and 2014 and the first half of 2015, you'll see it has not achieved the public health goals that the government set for themselves.
Jul 29, 2015 MerchantCantos
added Jul 29, 2015 16:10
BAT) expects its legal challenge to the implementation of "plain packaging" of tobacco in Britain to be heard in court in December..."whatever the decision, there will likely be appeals."
Jul 29, 2015 Voice of America (VOANews.com)
added Jul 29, 2015 12:00
Shares in British American Tobacco rose on Wednesday after the world’s second-biggest cigarette maker beat expectations with a rise in market share for key brands and a slower rate of sales decline than its competitors.
Jul 29, 2015 Financial Times (uk)
added Jul 29, 2015 11:21
The FTSE 100 cigarette maker suffered a 6pc drop in profits due to dwindling smoking rates, price wars in certain markets and adverse exchange rates
Jul 29, 2015 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jul 29, 2015 11:20