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[Asia, Turkey] Smoking at work cause for dismissal

The Supreme Court of Appeals found a firm that fired a worker for smoking cigarettes in the restroom to be lawful, annulling a lower court's decision to reinstate the person. A laborer in the western province of Manisa was fired without compensation fro
Daily Sabah (tr)
added Nov 10, 2016 01:04

who sells cigarettes? the tobacco-free status of major retailers

Pharmacies are the focus of a new truth® and campaign called, Take Back the Shelves. The campaign is urging all pharmacies to remove tobacco products from their shelves by enlisting young people to draw and submit the types of items they
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Nov 9, 2016 22:28

[New York] FedEx Bid To Compel Tobacco Suit Discovery Searches Nixed ($$)

Officials in New York suing Federal Express for allegedly making illegal shipments of untaxed cigarettes from Native American reservations will not have to perform what they termed burdensome records searches for the names of three reservations under scru
added Nov 8, 2016 23:24
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[UK] Groups demand tobacco lobbyist stops claiming links

The International Tax and Investment Center, which describes itself as a “non-profit research and educational organisation” that gives clients “a seat at the policymaking table”, has claimed on its website to “work closely” with the World Bank. It also l
Financial Times (uk)
added Nov 8, 2016 19:17

[New York] UPS Tobacco Lawsuit Wraps Up (UPS)

Arguments ended last week in a lawsuit between United Parcel Service Inc. (UPS) and New York state and city authorities, reports Reuters. The lawsuit alleges that UPS turned a blind-eye toward illegal cigarette shipments, which were being sent into New
added Nov 7, 2016 21:59

World Non Small-Cell Lung Cancer Market 2016 - Opportunities and Forecasts 2014-2022: Key Players are Pfizer, Roche, AstraZeneca, Eli Lily, GlaxoSmithKline, Novartis AG, Merck & Co., and Agennix AG - Research and Markets

Business Wire
added Nov 7, 2016 18:18
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[UK] Shisha lounge owners face crackdown and huge fines for ignoring smoking laws

Courts are handing out heavy fines to owners who let people smoke cigarettes and shisha pipes on their premises. ... shisha bars, which are popular in areas with large Middle Eastern or southern Asian communities, are ignoring the ban nine years after it
The [London, UK] Express
added Nov 7, 2016 14:45

FDA's LGBT Tobacco Campaign Wins Accolades / "This Free Life" launched in 12 markets this spring.

received an Association of National Advertisers' (ANA) Multicultural Excellence Award.... "This Free Life" was created to challenge the perception that tobacco use is a necessary part of LGBT culture. The campaign is designed specifically to reach the 800
Convenience Store News
added Nov 5, 2016 13:46

Big Tobacco hooking kids in Ukraine

81 percent (376 out of 460 points of sale) of supermarkets, convenience stores and kiosks sold tobacco products; 96 percent of these used aggressive marketing displays, putting tobacco products in or near the cashier zone and next to sweets and snacks w
Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Nov 5, 2016 13:44

[Asia, Taiwan] Taichung to ban smoking in some outdoor arcades

City Government and four major convenience store chains are cooperating to introduce a ban on smoking in outdoor arcades starting in January. The city government said it has long received public complaints about second-hand smoke in the major chainstores
Taipei Times (tw)
added Nov 4, 2016 17:29
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