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Chile anti-smoking bill has tobacco industry on edge

A tough anti-smoking bill is trying to get nicotine-hooked Chile to kick the habit, but has provoked a backlash from the powerful tobacco industry. The bill would force cigarette makers to use identical packaging covered in chilling anti-smoking ads, lim
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Aug 19, 2015 10:48
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[Canada] Hookah smoking called worse than tobacco as St. John's lounge opens

The Canadian Cancer Society is concerned that smoking shisha in the first hookah lounge in St. John's will hurt patrons more than if they smoked cigarettes. Aladdin's Hookah Lounge, which opened on Water Street in downtown St. John's on Thursday, serves
CBC News (ca)
added Jul 18, 2014 16:00
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FDA tobacco chief says health community grappling with idea that some products are less risky

Changes in the marketplace have forced the public health community to wrestle with the idea that some tobacco products may pose less of a health risk than others, the new head of the Food and Drug Administration’s tobacco control efforts told an industry
AP - Associated Press
added May 16, 2013 14:23
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[Hungary] Legislation gives gov't monopoly on tobacco sales

Parliament on Tuesday passed a law that establishes a state monopoly for retail sales of tobacco products from July 1, 2013. The bill, submitted by the ruling Fidesz party last December, requires a concession from the state to sell tobacco products in sh
realdeal.hu
added Sep 12, 2012 12:10
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[Florida] Engle jury awards $29 million in damages against Reynolds

Reynolds disclosed in its third-quarter report for fiscal 2016 that as of Sept. 30, it faces $196.1 million in compensatory damages and $197.4 million in punitive damages in Engle cases under appeal. Of the 56 jury verdicts listed, only seven have a lar
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Oct 27, 2016 15:18
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Zimbabwean Tobacco Prices Decline 16% From the Previous Year

Tobacco prices in Zimbabwe, which relies on the crop as its biggest agricultural export earner, fell 16 percent from a year earlier, according to the Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board.
Bloomberg News
added Mar 11, 2014 14:57
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[Asia, China, Korea - North] North Korean cigarettes, milk powder and marijuana? Look no further than Taobao

the totalitarian country’s capital also gives its name to a brand of cigarettes manufactured by the Pyongyang Paeksan Tobacco, a joint venture formed by Chinese and North Korean interests. Paeksan brand cigarettes will cost you about 45 yuan per carton o
South China Morning Post
added Apr 15, 2013 07:24
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Steady growth for Ethiopian tobacco sector ($$)

The tobacco market in Ethiopia is set for significant growth over the coming years, due to rising incomes and a range of measures designed to reduce the volume of contraband cigarettes being consumed in the country.
Tobacco Journal International
added Jan 3, 2013 04:53
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[UK, USA] MARKET REPORT: Shares fall in British American and Imperial Tobacco

Imperial, down 105p to 2963p, is set to pick up assets sold off in a proposed merger of US cigarette giants Reynolds and Lorillard - but traders noted reports that the deal could be blocked by regulators.
The [London, UK] Express
added Apr 1, 2015 19:00
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[Kentucky, Montana] Owner of Ted’s Cigars featured on HGTV

a Louisville man and his family on the next episode of “Living Big Sky” airing Saturday at 11 p.m. Ted Jackson, owner of Ted’s Cigars, 2306 Frankfort Ave., a unique premium cigar company perhaps best known for its handmade Maker’s Mark Cigar, told me he
Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added May 16, 2015 10:30
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