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[Asia, India] Nicotex's new ad aids smokers' willpower to control the urge

Nicotex, a brand in the smoking cessation category, has launched a new TV commercial for its Nicotine gum clearly demonstrating its scientific working action. The TVC emphasises that while willpower is critical but there are those moments where smokers te
Indian Television Dot Com (in)
added Jul 28, 2018 03:10
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Snack bar offers free coffee for ten cigarette butts in New York City

Fei’s food truck offered customers free coffee in exchange for ten cigarette butts, picked up from around the community, as an initiative to improve the local environment
Ecns.cn (cn)
added Jul 27, 2018 23:26
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[Massachusetts] As state considers raising legal smoking age to 21, convenience stores worry about lost revenue

Impact: Will this help reduce access to tobacco products without long-term negative impact on small local businesses?
Wicked Local (MA)
added Jul 27, 2018 21:44
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IS NEW JERSEY’S 21-AND-OVER TOBACCO LAW WORKING?

Researcher Christine Delnevo, of the Rutgers Medical School, says they are examining enforcement of age restrictions. More than 300 cities and five states restrict tobacco products to adults 21 and over. "We will be going into tobacco retailers througho
WKXW-FM 101.5 FM (Trenton, NJ)
added Jul 27, 2018 21:44
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[Massachusetts] Editorial: Raising age to buy tobacco products is common-sense legislation

Banning tobacco sales in pharmacies should have been done long ago...We hope that Baker signs the package into law and puts Massachusetts in the forefront of the nationwide effort to discourage smoking and vaping by teenagers.
Greenfield (MA) Recorder
added Jul 27, 2018 21:43
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[Australia] Life Insurance for Smokers

Life insurance may be more expensive for someone who smokes, however, if you’re generally in good shape, you shouldn’t have a problem finding a policy. If you quit smoking, most insurers will consider you a non-smoker after 12 months. However, this is as
LifeInsuranceComparison.com.au (au)
added Jul 27, 2018 21:42
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CORRECTED-India's ITC Q1 profit rises 10 pct, beats estimates

India’s biggest cigarette maker ITC Ltd posted a better-than-expected 10 percent rise in first-quarter profit on Thursday, as the company paid a significantly lower excise duty, a tax on manufactured goods.
Reuters
added Jul 27, 2018 21:41
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Indonesia's president begs exporters to bring earnings back home

The president on Thursday met with executives from about 40 exporters, including Budi Hartono, the owner of cigarette maker Djarum
Reuters
added Jul 27, 2018 21:41
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“Sin” taxes—eg, on tobacco—are less efficient than they look / But they do help improve public health

Lifelong smoking will bring forward a person’s death by about ten years, which means that smokers tend to die just as they would start drawing from state pensions. In a study published in 2002 Kip Viscusi...The Institute of Economic Affairs, a free-market
The Economist
added Jul 27, 2018 14:23
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[New York, Pennsylvania] Tobacco 'Sin' Tax Unreliable, Study Finds

The research found that with tobacco, the funds levied for state budgets ultimately diminishes as people buy or use less of the targeted products. Similarly, state revenue growth from taxes on alcohol and gambling is unlikely to be sustained due to how t
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Jul 26, 2018 12:04
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