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[Qatar] Pharmacies get govt circular on e-cigarette ban

The Supreme Council of Health has issued a circular to pharmacies in the country, informing them of the ban on the e-cigarette. E-cigarettes have been considered more harmful than the normal ones, according to the World Health Organisation’s (WHO) instru
Gulf Times (qa)
added Oct 21, 2012 15:17
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OSTERLAND: Big Tobacco and kids

dustry uses false and deceptive advertising to make illegitimate health claims. Internationally, tobacco companies openly market to kids. In the United States, the industry will continue to partner with any front group willing to do their dirty work for
Salt Lake Tribune
added Jul 21, 2012 15:36
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FDA Deeming Regulations: What’s Next

Lawsuits, additional regulations and a grandfather-date battle all lie ahead
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added May 12, 2016 18:27
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[Canada] Province driving smokers to contraband cigarettes, says group

Convenience store owners say the Gallant government is sending mixed messages by cracking down on contraband tobacco, while also driving up the cost of legal cigarettes with tax increases. A lobbying campaign by the National Coalition Against Contraband
CBC News (ca)
added Mar 17, 2016 15:54
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[Canada] Ontario Retailers Expect Significant Rise in Illegal Tobacco Sales

Ontario Convenience Stores Association (OCSA) and its 7,000 retail members are urging the provincial government to maintain current tobacco tax rates, following an increase in the federal excise tax on tobacco products. "Increased taxes on
MarketWired
added Feb 12, 2014 17:16
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RJ Reynolds Gears Up for Larger E-Cigarette Operation

R.J. Reynolds Vapor Co., a division of locally-based Reynolds American Inc. (RAI), has been testing its Vuse electronic cigarette in a few markets since last summer, and now the product could be rolling out to more stores across the country. Speaking at
Convenience Store News
added May 13, 2013 14:18
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[Pennsylvania] Cigarettes will cost more starting Monday; tax on e-cigs and vape will soon follow

Starting October 1st, a 40-percent wholesale tax will be imposed on vapor products in Pennsylvania. The owners of Vapor Café in Ephrata, Lancaster County, Kerry and Raymond Medina, say mom and pop shops may go out of business as a result. They don't wan
WPMT FOX43 (York, PA)
added Aug 1, 2016 14:26
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[Canada] Study finds shocking numbers of contraband cigarettes in Ontario

The study, done on behalf of the Ontario Convenience Store Association (OCSA), found that 21.8% - or more than one in five - of all cigarette butts gathered from 133 locations across the province in October were contraband. OCSA president Dave Bryans sa
Toronto (Ont) Sun (ca)
added Dec 7, 2015 21:31
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[Asia, Japan, Mexico] Let’s go to the museum / A salty saint, a smoking god

he renovated Tobacco & Salt Museum opened in its current location this April... Tobacco-related displays are on the third floor, with a reproduction of a shrine at the Palenque ruins in Mexico displayed at the entrance. Visitors are welcomed by a pillar t
Yomiuri Shimbun (jp)
added Sep 20, 2015 21:53
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[Massachusetts] Danvers approved new tobacco regulations

The regulations redefined what a “tobacco product” is, which now includes all non-FDA regulated electronic cigarettes and electronic cigarette-related products, such as pipes, cigars, and hookahs. The new regulations included a unanimous decision to set
Wicked Local (MA)
added May 16, 2015 09:48
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