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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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[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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[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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[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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[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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[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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VIDEO: Corporate behaviour / Making a difference

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British American Tobacco (BAT)
added Oct 29, 2015 13:28
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INTERIM MANAGEMENT STATEMENT FOR THE NINE MONTHS ENDED 30 SEPTEMBER 2015 - ON TRACK FOR A GOOD YEAR (PDF)

Nicandro Durante, Chief Executive, commented: “The Group continues to perform very well, with a strong third quarter. Our excellent market share growth was driven by the exceptional performance of our Global Drive Brands whilst the increase in revenue, a
British American Tobacco (BAT)
added Oct 29, 2015 13:27
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RPT-UPDATE 1-British American Tobacco revenue hurt by weak currencies (Repeats to add editing credit in signoff)

reported a 6.5 percent decline in revenue for the first nine months of the year, hurt by currency fluctuations and declines in smoking rates. The maker of Dunhill and Lucky Strike cigarettes is like its peers grappling with falling sales in many markets
Reuters
added Oct 29, 2015 13:24
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[Africa, UK] ASHALL: My experience with British American Tobacco’s shameful behaviour in Ethiopia

BAT) was aware and fully involved in getting those posters on poor storefronts in Addis, even though BAT knew that advertising cigarettes was against Ethiopian law. Indeed, British American Tobacco ignored all of my attempts to contact them through thei
The Great Tobacco Plague - A doctor's experience of the world's biggest preventable killer (Dr Frank Ashall blog)
added Oct 29, 2015 13:19
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