Headlines Tagged with Canada — 21,158 headlines found
Following a presentation by the Sudbury and District Health Unit, council passed resolutions directing staff to prepare laws banning smoking on city property, as well as on outdoor bar patios. Facilities such as Pioneer Manor are exempt – it’s covered by
Jan 15, 2014 Northern Life (ca)
added Jan 15, 2014 08:30
The Australian billionaire, through his Minderoo Foundation, is seeking legal advice on whether it is feasible to take action similar to a landmark Canadian case that saw a judge order three tobacco companies to pay A$15.6 billion ($12.2 billion) in damag
Sep 29, 2017 Bloomberg News
added Sep 30, 2017 16:42
With today's release of the Alberta budget, the National Coalition Against Contraband Tobacco (NCACT) is concerned that the government's decision to increase tobacco taxes risks fueling contraband tobacco in the province.
Mar 26, 2015 Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Mar 27, 2015 15:39
Campaign for Justice on Tobacco Fraud (CJTF)... pressed provincial and territorial governments to take Big Tobacco to trial, insist on the disclosure of industry documents, and allocate a significant portion of monies recovered to an arms-length-from-gove
Sep 25, 2014 Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Sep 27, 2014 13:55
The prevalence of youth having ever tried smoking a cigarette is at an all-time low since it was first monitored among Canadian youth. In 1994, nearly half the students in grades 6 to 9 (45%) reported having ever tried smoking a cigarette, decreasing to
Jun 4, 2014 Health Canada
added Jun 4, 2014 09:55
Ministry officials said it is believed that the growth of tobacco farms is due in part to the fact that some are selling their product to underground manufacturers. They said by registering each farm it will be easier to follow the leaf and the money.
Apr 23, 2015 Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Apr 24, 2015 12:28
Smoking is a daily, and often deadly, habit for thousands of Nova Scotians, but a new program wants to help people replace their nicotine addiction with a healthier alternative. The Canadian Cancer Society is partnering with The Running Room to launch a
Jan 18, 2016 GlobalTV (ca)
added Jan 19, 2016 17:42
The University of Manitoba says the province spends an additional $244 million on health care for smokers per year. The study compared two similar groups of people. One group that smoked and one that did not.
May 6, 2015 Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added May 6, 2015 20:54
About 400 people were forced from their homes by a condominium blaze early Monday. The four-storey condo fire at Park Place Hamptons, near 199 Street and 53 Avenue, broke out in the early morning hours on Monday.
Jul 22, 2014 CNEWS
added Jul 22, 2014 13:32
National Coalition Against Contraband Tobacco will tour the province and turn the heat up on the Liberals until the Bill 44 hearings begin later this month. Though First Nations have a constitutionally guaranteed right to grow tobacco on reserves, their t
Aug 6, 2015 Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Aug 10, 2015 09:54