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[North Carolina] Reynolds board transition continues with fifth departure in 14 months

BAT gained its five seats on the Reynolds board in July 2004...Jerome Abelman, BAT’s general counsel at BAT, has been nominated to succeed Daly, effective Feb. 4, and fulfill his board term through May 2018. Abelman joined BAT’s management team in Januar
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jan 16, 2016 13:38
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[Europe] Belgium ordered to claw back €700m from mulitnationals

The European Commission has called on Belgium to recoup €700m from 35 multinational companies that have benefited from its generous fiscal incentive scheme, as the EU ramps up its campaign against corporate tax avoidance.
Financial Times (uk)
added Jan 11, 2016 22:20
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[Belgium, Europe] British American Tobacco and Stella Artois among 35 companies ordered to cough up £35m in unpaid taxes after Belgian 'excess profit' dodge is ruled illegal

European Commission competition officials said Belgium had wrongly given tax breaks worth 700million euros (£524m) under a scheme that helped multinationals reduce their taxable profits by up to 90 per cent. British American Tobacco, which makes Dunhill
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 11, 2016 21:43
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[Japan] BAT plans to end cigarette manufacturing agreement with Reynolds

The companies initially entered the BATUS Japan agreement in January 2010. They extended the agreement in December 2012 and revised it on May 14....“Reynolds has enjoyed a great partnership with BAT, providing superior quality and services. This provides
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jan 9, 2016 12:18
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[Africa, East Africa, Uganda] Experts speak out on tobacco industry bribery claims

The war against smoking will still be won, despite recent revelations that the tobacco industry has been using bribes to influence policy, experts have said. According to a recent BBC investigation, British American Tobacco (BAT) paid bribes to official
The New Vision (ug)
added Jan 8, 2016 22:14
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[Africa] VIDEO: Kenya: Lighting Up / We investigate Big Tobacco's disturbing attempts to increase the sale of cigarettes in Kenya.

With the most smokers in sub-Saharan Africa, Kenya is one of the biggest prizes on offer. The problem for the industry is that Kenyan health officials are as aware as anyone else about the dreadful menace smoking poses to their nation's health. Kenya wa
Al-Jazeera (qt)
added Jan 8, 2016 15:26
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[Japan] Form 8-K

On January 4, 2016, R. J. Reynolds...received from B.A.T... a written notice terminating, with effect from January 5, 2019, the Restated and Revised American-blend Cigarette Manufacturing Agreement, dated May 14, 2015, among RJRT, BATUKE and BATUS Japan,
Amazon CloudFront
added Jan 8, 2016 01:49
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[Pennsylvania] Reynolds creates subsidiary with focus on innovations

Port may be the most intriguing of the Vuse product extensions. It features a “dock and lock” closed format that allows for refillable vapor liquid products to be inserted into a Vuse cartridge. Reynolds has described it “as the vapor tank system re-imag
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jan 6, 2016 14:41
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[UK, UK-Wales] E-cigarettes ruling could pave the way for them to be prescribed by GPs in Wales

The path has been laid for e-cigarettes to be potentially made available on free prescription in Wales after a brand was granted a licence by a UK medicines body. The decision by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency on the e-Voke e-ci
WalesOnline (uk)
added Jan 5, 2016 19:31
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UK regulators license BAT e-cigarette as quit-smoking medicine

Britain's drug regulators have given the go-ahead for a British American Tobacco electronic-cigarette vaping device to be sold as a quit smoking medicine, the first such product to be given a drug license in the UK.
Reuters
added Jan 4, 2016 19:25
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