Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Business (Tobacco) 63,339 headlines found

6 Views

[Asia, India] GST impact on cigarettes: ITC stock falls most in 25 years, market cap plunges by Rs 50,000 cr

The stock closed 12.63% down to Rs 284.60 on BSE and ITC lost nearly Rs 50,000 crore in market capitalisation. The share prices of other cigarette manufacturers such as Godfrey Phillips India, which counts Philip Morris International as an investor, fell
Financial Express (in)
added Jul 20, 2017 00:58
2 Views

ITIC: A Foundation Directly Sponsored by Transnational Tobacco Companies

The International Tax and Investment Center (ITIC) is a U.S.-based non-profit research and education organization... ITIC’s main sponsors are large multinational corporations from the oil, alcohol and tobacco industries. ITIC’s sponsors include all of the
Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Jul 20, 2017 00:56
4 Views

[India] Industry front group dumps Big Tobacco

The International Tax and Investment Centre (ITIC) has announced that it will no longer accept sponsorship from tobacco companies or permit their representatives to sit on its board. This follows a campaign in 2016, led by the Tax Justice Network, ASH (U
Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Jul 20, 2017 00:56
3 Views

KEN NEUMANN APPOINTED IPCPR PRESIDENT

Kenneth P. Neumann is the new president of the International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers Association (IPCPR). Neumann succeeds Craig Cass and began his two year term on Friday. He has been on the IPCPR executive board since 2009 and began serving on
HalfWheel
added Jul 20, 2017 00:55
7 Views

[Europe, UK] Tobacco Control Plan - NNA response

a world leader in its pragmatic approach to vaping, a pragmatism which has led to very significant numbers of smokers in the U.K. switching to the much safer alternative. Perhaps the omission is because the U.K. Government doesn't deserve to make that cl
New Nicotine Alliance UK (uk)
added Jul 19, 2017 17:20
9 Views

Smoking is cramping your dating style: Survey

A survey conducted by Halo Cigs, an e-cigarette and vape kit retailer, found that two out of three non-smoking women will swipe left on a smoker. As of 2015, 15 percent of Americans still smoke, but that number is a considerable drop from years past. H
Metro International
added Jul 19, 2017 17:17
1 View

[Asia, India] Rs 50,000 crore goes up in smoke

The stock of ITC, India's biggest cigarette maker, plunged the most in the past quarter of a century after the government corrected an anomaly in the GST and increased the surcharge on tobacco. The 13 per cent decline on Tuesday eroded the gains of the p
The Economic Times (India)
added Jul 19, 2017 16:02
2 Views

[Asia, India] Cess on cigarettes wipes out Rs 48K cr from BSE in 1 day

The Goods and Services Tax Council’s decision to increase the cess on cigarettes triggered a sharp selloff in shares of tobacco companies with the ITC scrip falling by nearly 13 per cent on Tuesday and investors losing nearly Rs 48,000 crore in a single
Daily Pioneer (in)
added Jul 19, 2017 16:00
9 Views

RAI SHAREHOLDERS APPROVE PROPOSALS IN CONNECTION WITH PROPOSED ACQUISITION BY BAT

at the company’s special meeting of shareholders today, RAI shareholders approved three proposals related to British American Tobacco p.l.c.’s (BAT) proposed acquisition of RAI.
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Jul 19, 2017 15:50
3 Views

Philip Morris International General Counsel Gives Expert Testimony at U.S. Commission Hearing on Global Threats Posed by Illicit Tobacco

appeared as an invited witness before the Commission on Security and Cooperation... “PMI has a clear business imperative to combat the problem of the illegal tobacco trade and ensure our products are legally sold in the market for which they are intended,
Business Wire
added Jul 19, 2017 15:03
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines