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[Asia, Uae] Why you can't buy any cigarettes, tobacco products in Dubai tomorrow

Dubai-based fuel retailer Emirates National Oil Company (Enoc) has announced a 24-hour ban on the sale of cigarette and tobacco products tomorrow, May 31, across its all Enoc and Eppco service stations network in the UAE.
Emirates 24|7 (ae)
added May 30, 2016 19:57
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[New Zealand] Illegal cigarette puts dairy owner in trouble

A dairy-owner faces a criminal record with restrictions on employment, business and international travel after being prosecuted by health authorities for illegally selling $1.50 single cigarettes. “If you break the law… you could be next. That’s our mess
Indian NewsLink (nz)
added May 30, 2016 19:55

CVC buys Swedish cigarette pack maker AR Packaging

Buyout group CVC has bought Swedish cigarette pack maker AR Packaging from private equity groups Ahlstrom Capital and Accent, the companies said on Monday. While no purchase price was disclosed, sources familiar with the matter said that CVC's offer val
added May 30, 2016 19:41

Global treaty "only realistic way" to stop supply chain abuse: rights group

Human Rights Watch (HRW) said on Monday at the start of a global labour summit in Geneva.... Around the world and estimated 21 million are trapped in forced labour, according to the United Nations' International Labour Organization (ILO) estimates. Many,
added May 30, 2016 16:21
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SIEGEL: American Lung Association and CVS Health Campaign Downplays the Importance of Smoking in Preventing Lung Cancer / Ad Looks Like Big Tobacco Ad from the 20th Century

n (ALA), with primary financial support from CVS Health (CVS), has initiated a campaign called "Lung Force." The campaign features a video ad with the theme of "Anyone Can Get Lung Cancer."... It undermines decades of education about the severe health haz
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added May 30, 2016 15:40

[Australia] Aussie scientist discovers genius use for cigarette butts

Dr Abbas Mohajerani from Melbourne’s RMIT University has developed a world-first method to turn millions of tonnes of cigarette butt waste into bricks. The invention would reduce pollution and, according to Dr Mohajerani’s studies, make better bricks.
ninemsn (au)
added May 30, 2016 15:06
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[South Dakota] 'Smoke shacks' pull video lottery machines

A casino group that tried to find a clever way around South Dakota’s indoor smoking ban is retreating from its strategy. Crown Central Casino made headlines last fall when Argus Leader Media reported a room within the casino was established as a separat
Sioux Falls (SD) Argus-Leader
added May 29, 2016 20:03

[New York] NY Tax Officials Seize 5,305 Cartons of Contraband Cigarettes

its Cigarette Strike Force has seized 5,305 cartons of contraband cigarettes, 2,646 contraband cigars, and 23,092 counterfeit cigarette tax stamps since the beginning of May. Tax investigators, in their ongoing campaign against illegal tobacco traffickin
added May 29, 2016 14:58
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[New York] Untaxed cigarettes, cigars lead to felony charges

A 29-year-old employee of a Poughkeepsie deli faces felony charges following an investigation... During a routine inspection at R&K Deli on Main Street, investigators seized 115 cartons of contraband cigarettes and 900 untaxed cigars
Poughkeepsie (NY) Journal
added May 29, 2016 14:57
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[Asia, Switzerland] VIDEO: Cuban cigar co., Swiss watchmakers team up to promote brands

in a bid to raise its profile at the top end of the luxury bands market, the Habanos Cigar Company has launched a co-branding promotion with one of the world’s most exclusive and expensive Swiss watchmakers, Zenith.
CCTV America
added May 29, 2016 14:55
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