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[Asia] 10 per cent hike on tobacco products to reduce consumption: Public Health Foundation of India

Key findings from PHFI study on "An Empirical Study of India's Fiscal Policies against Tobacco: A State Level Analysis" was released by Union Health Secretary Luv Verma today. The study highlighted that a 10 per cent increase in bidi prices will lead
The Economic Times (India)
added Jun 9, 2014 11:24
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[Asia, Bangladesh] Tobacco tax raise demanded for public health

Md Oli Ahad, a Programme Officer of SERAC’s said, "Every year we lose 2,912 crore BDT after bidi consumption which could be used to generate employment for many. Besides, the annual expenses after bidi smoking can be converted into purchasing 485 crore e
Dhaka Daily Star (bd)
added May 20, 2014 14:11
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William A. Collins: Meanwhile, the war on tobacco limps ahead

(TPP), one of President Barack Obama’s big priorities, may give new spark to tobacco companies. It could make it easier for companies in the cigarette business to sue whole nations that have had the temerity to impose annoying restrictions. And do you r
Bemidji (MN) Pioneer
added Apr 25, 2014 15:56
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[Asia, India] Exclude tobacco companies from CSR regime, PIL in Madras high court pleads

Cigarette, beedi and kattha manufacturers should be kept out of the corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives, as it would help them promote their brands and earn good will, they should instead be asked to pay their CSR contributions directly to s
Times of India
added Apr 7, 2014 15:57
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KROLL: What Are Bidis And Why Is The FDA Regulating Tobacco Products?

The Act continues to raise concerns as to the ethics of a regulatory safety agency should continue to allow sales of products know to still be the leading cause of death in the United States.
Forbes
added Feb 25, 2014 12:29
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[Asia, Nevada] Cigarettes From India Toxic?

Regulators admit that it is unlikely they will ever be able to stop young people from illegally experimenting with tobacco. However they say FDA can and will continue to do something in the way of regulations when companies wish to hide ingredients in pr
The Guardian Express Newspaper (Las Vegas, NV)
added Feb 23, 2014 16:19
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[Asia, India] Kerala district leads in enforcing anti-tobacco laws

A Kerala district, known to be a bidi manufacturing hub, leads in enforcing tobacco control law in the state, says police. The figures put out by Kerala Police for the period January-December 2013 show that 12,647 fines for violating the law were levied
IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Feb 23, 2014 16:14
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Misbranded and Adulterated NSE Tobacco Products

To legally sell a new FDA-regulated tobacco product in the United States, you must receive a written order from FDA permitting the sale of a new tobacco product under one of three pathways. (Read more about each of these pathways.)
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Feb 23, 2014 16:10
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FDA's First-Ever NSE Orders for Marketed Tobacco Products

We have released a draft guidance document that explains the enforcement policy the agency intends to follow with respect to tobacco products that entered the market during the grace period and later receive NSE orders. The draft guidance is available fo
FDA Blogs
added Feb 23, 2014 16:01
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FDA Issues 1st Ban Under Tobacco Control Act ($$)

In order to pass, companies must show that their products are “substantially equivalent” to other products that are eligible under the act, according to the agency. The agency said that it will not take any enforcement action for roughly a month agains
Law360
added Feb 23, 2014 15:51
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