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[Brazil, China, India, Russia, South Africa] Over $46 billion lost to premature cancer deaths in BRICS economies, UN research finds

Premature deaths as a result of cancer is costing major emerging economies tens of billions of dollars a year... “The study demonstrates the economic importance of targeted primary prevention activities embedded in national cancer control policies. Focusi
UN News Service
added Feb 1, 2018 02:50
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[Brazil, USA] CNT creates UTC International

Contraf-Nicotex-Tobacco (CNT) has become a shareholder in the UTC Group by founding UTC International in Wilson, North Carolina, USA. The new company is the management holding for the U.S. operation and the Brazil operation of UTC Group.
Tobacco Reporter
added Mar 29, 2017 18:48
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[Zimbabwe] Golf: Da Silva fights tears, nerves on return to Brazil

Da Silva grew up caddying for a tobacco executive, Andrew Edmondson...Edmondson, da Silva's former sponsor from Zimbabwe and the man who introduced him to the game, served as the golfer's caddie on Thursday. "He loved it. It was very special for him. It
Reuters
added Aug 12, 2016 19:16
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[Brazil] Smoking Damages Sperm

Brazilian researchers analyzed the sperm of 20 smokers and 20 nonsmokers and found that the smokers’ sperm was damaged in ways that could reduce the chance of fertilization and might also lead to health problems in the baby. The DNA in smokers’ sperm wa
New York Times Blogs
added Jun 22, 2016 19:27
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Shirtless Ronnie Wood enjoys a spot of breakfast in Brazil as he's pictured for the first time since announcing he and wife Sally are expecting twin girls

he stopped to speak with a brunette beauty whilst sheltering from the sun in his hotel in Brazil...the Satisfaction hitmaker approached the Brazilian beauty and looked at the photo before stopping for a brief chat whilst they both smoked a cigarette.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 23, 2016 21:59
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Amcor Completes Tobacco Packaging Acquisition in Brazil

Amcor Tobacco Packaging today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Souza Cruz’s internal tobacco packaging operations located in Cachoeirinha, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. Souza Cruz is majority-owned by British American Tobacco plc and is the
Business Wire
added Sep 1, 2015 13:20
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[Brazil] BAT Lowers Souza Cruz Buyout Offer for Second Time on Payout

slightly reduced an offer for the 24.7 percent stake it does not already own in Souza Cruz SA, Brazil's largest cigarette maker, to account for an interest on equity payout approved this week. In a securities filing, Souza Cruz said BAT now is offering 2
Reuters
added Mar 26, 2015 09:04
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[UK] BAT ponders £2.3bn offer for its Brazilian offshoot ($$)

is considering a move to buy out the remaining 25 per cent of Souza Cruz, its Brazilian business, in a deal that would cost about £2.3 billion.
Times Of London (uk)
added Feb 25, 2015 09:47
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[Brazil, India, Nigeria, Pakistan, Russia] Nearly 9 in 10 kids in China know cigarette logos

Nearly nine in 10 children in China can identify a cigarette logo, according to a US study out Monday that measured tobacco recognition among five- and six-year-olds in various countries. The study in the journal Pediatrics covered six nations -- Brazil,
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Oct 1, 2013 06:42
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PAHO Welcomes Tobacco Ban at 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil

The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), Regional Office for the Americas of the World Health Organization (WHO), welcomes the announcement that the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil will be tobacco free. Fans and players at the 2014 games will benefit f
Health News Digest
added Mar 25, 2013 17:08
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