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British American Tobacco reaches $575 mln Flintkote settlement | Reuters

The agreement was reached by BAT's Canadian subsidiary Imperial Tobacco Canada in a litigation case which started in 2006 and related to issues dating back to 1986 and 1987.
Reuters
added Dec 19, 2014 16:22
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The casualties of Russia's decline

there are several individual companies...for whom Russia's decline is very bad news indeed.... Philip Morris, which sells almost a quarter of all cigarettes in Russia, has seen its shares decimated in the past month.
BBC Online
added Dec 19, 2014 02:49
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[Maine] "NAFTA on Steroids" Trade Talks to Wrap Up

Mills and 47 other state AGs sent a letter to the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative... the National Association of Manufacturers replied... "Now how did they get our letter?" Mills asked....Thanks for responding on behalf of the U.S. Trade Represent
Rockland (ME) Free Press
added Dec 19, 2014 02:32
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Honeywell Lawsuit Takes Aim at Biometric Screenings / Employers face uncertainty over the design of wellness programs in the face of EEOC challenges in 2014 to such programs.

Employees will be penalized (or lose incentives) if they or their spouses do not take the biometric tests...A $1,000 tobacco surcharge even if the employee does not participate in biometric testing for reasons other than smoking. Another $1,000 tobacco s
Workforce Management Magazine
added Dec 19, 2014 02:28
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[Louisiana] State police expect New Orleans to lose millions if smoking ban is passed

Representatives presenting the report to the Louisiana Gaming Control Board..."I do believe the board has a responsibility since it is our duty under the law to promote economic development through gaming in this state -- and gaming huge footprint in New
New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune
added Dec 19, 2014 02:14
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[UK] E-cigarette sales hit a wall in grocery stores

Sales of electronic cigarettes (e-cigs) through traditional stores - including convenience and CTNs - are flatlining as adult vapers switch to buying online and through the UK’s growing number of specialist e-cig stores.
Convenience Store (uk)
added Dec 18, 2014 08:35
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[UK] Government launches consultation on sale of e-cigs to under-18s

consultation proposes to stop the sale of nicotine inhaling products, including e-cigarettes, nicotine refill cartridges and nicotine liquids, to under-18s and would also make it an offence for an adult to buy e-cigarettes for a child.
The Grocer (uk)
added Dec 18, 2014 07:08
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Kentucky Business Leaders Smoke Free Helps Bottom Line

Most businesses in Kentucky support a statewide indoor smoke-free law, according to the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce. Lawmakers will hear testimony about property rights Wednesday. Photo credit: Greg Stotelmyer.
Public News Service (PNS)
added Dec 17, 2014 05:27
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[UK] CLOSING TIME / Who’s killing the British pub? (PDF)

. A survey of publicans reported that 54 per cent of pub customers smoked in 2006 and it is highly telling that the same survey showed that this number had fallen to 38 per cent in 2008 following the introduction of smoking bans in Scotland (March 200
Morning Advertiser.co.uk
added Dec 11, 2014 13:48
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[UK] Taxes, smoking ban blamed for demise of British pubs

Taxation and a smoking ban are to blame for the "decimation" of the British pub industry, according to a study released Wednesday that said 10,000 pubs had closed since 2006.
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Dec 11, 2014 13:41
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