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Brazilian company to produce cigarettes in Cuba

The Brazilian-Cuban joint venture Brascuba S.A will soon start production in Cuba of Brazil's popular Plaza brand of cigarettes, official media said.
Fox News
added Nov 27, 2012 00:36
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[Latin America] Brazil launches first regional tobacco industry observatory

launched the first of five planned regional centres that will collect and share information about tobacco industry strategies to undermine tobacco control. Known as an online observatory, the centre is a partnership of the Government of Brazil and the I
Asian Tribune
added Apr 19, 2016 13:00
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Brazil Takes Crucial Step toward Becoming World’s Most Populous Smoke-Free Country

In addition to requiring smoke-free public places, the 2011 law also bans point-of-sale tobacco advertisements and strengthens cigarette warning labels. Brazil currently has graphic warnings covering the entire back of the pack. Starting in 2016, warni
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 7, 2014 12:47
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[Brazil] Launching a Movement to Combat Smuggling and Illegal Trade

The Brazilian Institute of Competitive Ethics (ETCO) and the City of São Paulo launched a movement to combat smuggling and the sale of counterfeit products. The goal is to attract the largest cities in the country, where illegal trade is stronger. In Bra
Center for Regulatory Effectiveness (CRE)
added Sep 20, 2017 23:20
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Estimating the size of illicit tobacco consumption in Brazil: findings from the global adult tobacco survey

The strategy of raising taxes has increased government revenues, reduced smoking prevalence and resulted in an increased illicit trade. Surveillance data can be used to provide information on illicit tobacco trade to help in the implementation of WHO Fram
Tobacco Control
added Jan 22, 2016 13:41
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[Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Latin America, Mexico] Alto a las Tabacaleras.org [Stop Tobacco Companies]

We are a group of civil society organizations committed to the defense and promotion of health since 2010, working on a regional project to monitor and counter the actions of the tobacco industry in four Latin American countries: Argentina, Brazil, Colomb
Alto a las Tabacaleras.org
added Nov 4, 2015 22:40
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[Asia, Latin America, South America/Caribbean, USA] China Tobacco International of Brazil invests in tobacco production in Rio Grande do Sul

CTIB was created in 2012 in partnership with US company Alliance One Brasil Exportadora de Tabacos (AOB). CTIB, a subsidiary of China Tobacco International (CTI), started operating in Brazil in 2002 and buying tobacco from Brazilian producers in 2009.
Macau Hub (mo)
added Oct 15, 2014 16:12
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[Asia, Latin America, South America/Caribbean] Alliance One and China Tobacco Finalize Joint Venture in Brazil

completed the formation of a new joint venture company, China Brasil Tobacos Exportadora SA ("CBT") in Brazil on March 26, 2014. CBT has operated as an independent subsidiary of AOB for the last two crops and currently contracts with 9,500 integrated grow
PR Newswire
added Mar 31, 2014 11:39
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[Brazil, UK] Smokers really ARE lazier: Study finds they walk less and lack the motivation to improve their lifestyles

Brazilian researchers discovered that smokers are less physically active and lack motivation. People who smoke walk less and are less motivated to change their lifestyles, new research suggests They also found that people who smoke are more likely to s
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 5, 2014 11:54
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[Brazil] Rio bans beach butts

Brazil plans to clean up Copacabana and Ipanema ahead of next year’s World Cup by imposing fines of up to £40 for dropping a cigarette. Littering on the Rio beaches will incur a maximum penalty of £810. The move has taken locals, who live in a city with
Times Of London (uk)
added Nov 12, 2013 17:10
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