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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] Labor, farmers appeal to bicam on tobacco excise tax

The Trade Union Congress of the Philippines (TUCP), PhilTobacco Growers Association (PTGA) and the Federation of Free Farmers (FFF) expressed their opposition to raise anew the tobacco excise tax, citing the significant reduction in production and huge j
Philippine Star (ph)
added Dec 11, 2017 12:34
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[Asia-pacific] IN INDONESIA, BIG TOBACCO CLINGS TO A SMOKESCREEN

Companies in the US may have been forced to come clean about the dangers of cigarettes, but in Southeast Asia lobby groups are paid to stifle attempts to enlighten the public
South China Morning Post
added Dec 10, 2017 19:47
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FDA Forms Nicotine Steering Committee

has created new ‘Nicotine Steering Committee,’ which will be tasked with re-evaluating and modernizing FDA’s approach to development and regulation of nicotine replacement therapy products that help smokers quit. FDA explained its plans via a blog on its
Convenience Store Decisions
added Dec 9, 2017 02:29
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Tobacco Regulation's New Attitude

With Gottlieb at the helm of the FDA, Zeller rethinks the path for cigarettes, e-cigs and more
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Dec 9, 2017 02:28
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[Switzerland] A Swiss Startup Is Pumping Out Legal Hashish

KannaSwiss is pumping out bricks of legal hash and pot products that are potent but legal in a growing number of countries....There will be different flavors to choose from. The product is smoked like traditional hash, often in a joint mixed with tobacco.
Bloomberg News
added Dec 8, 2017 22:40
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CHUCK NORRIS: Does Industry Suppress News You Need To Know?

As stated by Stanton Glantz of the University of California, San Francisco, a co-author of the investigation, the ongoing controversy surrounding sugar in our diets "...may be rooted in more than 60 years of food and beverage industry manipulation of sci
Creators Syndicate
added Dec 8, 2017 09:00
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LEE: Are Food And Beverage Companies Re-Running The Big Tobacco Playbook?

Vital Strategies is asking about various multi-national food, soda, and alcohol companies in its just released report entitled Fool Me Twice. Their report presents evidence that certain giant companies are repeating what Big Tobacco companies did for over
Forbes
added Dec 7, 2017 22:13
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[Canada] Nova Scotia, P.E.I. both set legal age for marijuana use at 19

P.E.I. said it will sell marijuana at standalone outlets run separately by its liquor commission, while Nova Scotia said pot will be sold alongside alcohol in its provincial liquor stores.
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Dec 7, 2017 21:58
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Guidance: Registration and Product Listing for Owners and Operators of Domestic Tobacco Product Establishments / An unpublished Notice by the Food and Drug Administration on 12/08/2017

This revised guidance describes the compliance policy for product listing information updates for deemed tobacco products for persons who owned or operated domestic manufacturing establishments engaged in the manufacture of deemed products prior to August
Federal Register
added Dec 7, 2017 19:55
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BRIANT: The Importance of Developing Relationships With Lawmakers

Establishing a relationship before a tobacco ordinance or tobacco legislation is introduced can be helpful in educating officials so they can make a reasonable and fair decision on how to vote on a particular piece of legislation.
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Dec 9, 2017 02:26
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