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The Briefcase: Head of 22nd Century saw compensation boost in ‘16

The president and chief executive of 22nd Century Group Inc., Henry Sicignano III, received a 5.1 percent increase in salary to $235,808 a year in fiscal 2016, according to a regulatory filing. He also received stock option awards valued at $300,000 on
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 30, 2017 16:51
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[UK] Tobacco display ban hits sales at Budgens and Londis owner

Booker, the wholesaler behind convenience store brands including Budgens and Londis, which is the target of a £3.7bn takeover by Tesco, has suffered a sharp fall in tobacco sales after a ban on displaying cigarette packets in shops.
The Guardian (uk)
added Mar 30, 2017 16:50
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[New Zealand] Vaping law praised, criticised

While some academics praised the announcement, Otago University's Prof Janet Hoek is worried the law change goes too far. Allowing e-cigarettes to be sold in dairies, service stations and supermarkets would make them too freely available. Instead, sale
Otago Daily Times (nz)
added Mar 30, 2017 16:42
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] DOH: Make Mighty pay to prevent heart attacks, strokes of 70,000 poorest patients

disclosed that P1 billion from unpaid taxes due the government could pay for a year’s worth of maintenance medicines, laboratory tests and medical care of around 70,000 of the poorest Filipinos who are at risk for heart attack or stroke due to tobacco use
Philippine News Agency (PNA)
added Mar 30, 2017 16:27
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IQOS One Step Closer to FDA Consideration

While Philip Morris’ recent “research report” is more marketing than an actual independent “clinical study,” as many market leaders across industries pay for this type of report to be done, findings could help boost its high-growth IQOS product.
Investopedia.com
added Mar 30, 2017 16:27
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[Africa, Nigeria] IFIJEH: Flavoured Cigarettes: A Sinister Ploy to Ensnare Children

With the rising influx of flavoured cigarettes into the Nigerian market, which are mostly targeted at luring children, Martins Ifijeh writes on why the government and stakeholders must strengthen interventions against illicit tobacco trade in the country
This Day (ng)
added Mar 30, 2017 16:25
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[Asia, India] Use GST to curb illegal cigarette trade, tobacco body says

Shares 1 Thu, 30 Mar 2017-02:50pm , PTI The GST is an unique opportunity for the government to address the growing illegal cigarettes trade in the country, according to Tobacco Institute of India (TII). The institute, a body representing interests of le
DNA India (in)
added Mar 30, 2017 16:25
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[New Zealand] Editorial: The Government is right to proceed cautiously on vaping

The important point is that vaping or e-cigarettes are about 95 per cent less harmful than ordinary cigarettes, although there is some doubt about the long-term effects. So the Government is right to proceed slowly and with caution. E-cigarettes will be
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Mar 30, 2017 16:23
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[France] Tabacs to launch their own cigarette brand

French tobacco shops are set to launch their own brand of cigarettes in a bid to combat the black market in tobacco. The move is aimed at "the scourge of the black market" said Pascal Montredon, president of the Confederation of Tobacconists, which incl
The Connexion (fr)
added Mar 29, 2017 20:53
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[Massachusetts] Rolling tobacco and high profits for iRollie

Both exhausted and exhilarated, Joseph Khoury, senior at the University of Massachusetts and founder of iRollie, started last semester’s finals week with a four-and-a-half-hour drive at three in the morning to make his first exam. Khoury’s drive followed
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
added Mar 29, 2017 20:50
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