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Appointment of directors in connection with acquisition of Reynolds American Inc.

is pleased to announce today that Lionel L. Nowell, III, Holly Keller Koeppel and Luc Jobin will join the Board of the Company as independent Non-Executive Directors, subject to and with effect from closing of the proposed acquisition of the remaining 57.
British American Tobacco (BAT)
added Jul 21, 2017 18:00
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[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] Price of IQOS HEETS may go up

The price of Phillip Morris's IQOS HEETS may rise here, following the government's decision to impose a higher tax on heat-not-burn (HNB) cigarettes. This move will also weigh on [BAT], given the firm also plans to launch its HNB glo cigarettes Aug. 10.
Korea Times (kr)
added Jul 21, 2017 17:44
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[UK] British American Tobacco to acquire Reynolds as activists decry merger

Shareholders approved buyout to make BAT the world’s largest listed tobacco company amid concerns over industry pushing back on government regulations... The move is also expected to speed up the development of e-cigarettes and vapes. The deal was backed
The Guardian (uk)
added Jul 21, 2017 17:43
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[Asia-pacific] BRIEF-British American Tobacco Malaysia posts qtrly net profit 144.1 million rgt

Reuters
added Jul 20, 2017 18:51
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[Africa] BRIEF-British American Tobacco Kenya reports HY pre-tax profit 2.79 bln shillings

* HY ended June 2017 gross revenue 17.14 billion shillings versus 18.97 billion shillings year ago
Reuters
added Jul 20, 2017 18:50
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Proposed Acquisition of Reynolds American Inc. approved by BAT shareholders

BAT’s Chief Executive, Nicandro Durante, commented: “We are delighted with the overwhelming support we have received, both from BAT shareholders and from Reynolds shareholders. The transaction is expected to complete on or around 25 July. We look forwar
British American Tobacco (BAT)
added Jul 20, 2017 18:49
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[North Carolina] Reynolds shareholders, analysts remain optimistic about sale to BAT

British American Tobacco says it plans to keep Reynolds American’s headquarters in Winston-Salem. The deal becomes final Tuesday. Virgil and Lucy Goode came to Winston-Salem on Wednesday to witness the end of one tobacco industry era and the dawning of
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 20, 2017 18:40
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[Africa] VIDEO: Tobacco giant fights Kenya's anti-smoking laws

One of the world's biggest cigarette companies, British American Tobacco, has taken Kenya's government to court over its move to make anti-smoking laws stricter. Health groups in Kenya say that international firms' fight against regulations show that
Al-Jazeera (qt)
added Jul 20, 2017 16:38
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British American Tobacco to acquire Reynolds as activists decry merger

“We find it particularly shameful that a British company, BAT, is so dominant in Commonwealth countries like those in Africa, where it has been exposed for its continued use of intimidatory tactics. Ironically this is at the same time that the British go
ExecReview (uk)
added Jul 20, 2017 16:33
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Form 8-K     CURRENT REPORT

On July 19, 2017, Reynolds American Inc., referred to as RAI, held its special meeting of shareholders, referred to as the Special Meeting, in connection with the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of January 16, 2017, as it and the plan of merger co
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Jul 20, 2017 03:45
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