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[Canada] First Nations cigarette maker suing the feds for billions

the biggest manufacturer of Native cigarettes in Canada is suing the federal government for $3 billion for failing to stop the proliferation of contraband tobacco producers...accuses the Attorney General of Canada of “malfeasance in public office, neglige
Toronto (Ont) Sun (ca)
added Jul 16, 2017 00:47
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MEDIA ADVISORY - British American Tobacco's Head of Next Generation Products visiting Canada to discuss global vision and industry trends

is inviting media for a Meet & Greet with British American Tobacco's Managing Director of Next Generation Products (NGP) from London, Mr. Kingsley Wheaton. British American Tobacco has invested over $1.5 billion dollars over the last six years to develop
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Jun 30, 2017 03:47
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Government of Canada marks World No Tobacco Day by sharing the What We Heard report from the National Forum on the Future of Tobacco Control in Canada

Forum brought together more than 150 stakeholders to set the groundwork for achieving aggressive target to drive down tobacco use in Canada to less than 5% by 2035
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added May 31, 2017 18:13
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[Canada] Monitor article throws spotlight on tobacco executive "ruthless" behaviour

"Justice requires that individuals be held accountable for civil or arguably criminal misbehaviour," said Brian Iler, co-founder of a Toronto law firm and co-author of the article. "Tobacco industry documents unearthed in Canadian and American litigatio
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added May 2, 2017 15:47
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[Canada] Pot Industry Expects Trudeau Rebuff on Branding and Promotion

“What you’re going to have is really boring packaging, for sure, which we’re not necessarily in favor of,” Linton said. He expects marijuana packaging rules will be more stringent than alcohol, but less restrictive than those for tobacco. “I think where
Bloomberg News
added Apr 19, 2017 22:05
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[Canada] TOBACCO ACT Order Amending the Schedule to the Tobacco Act (Menthol)

The following additives are excluded: — benzoic acid (CAS 65-85-0) and its salts — butylated hydroxytoluene (CAS 128-37-0) — carboxymethyl cellulose (CAS 9000-11-7) — citric acid (CAS 77-92-9) and its salts — ethanol (CAS 64-17-5)
Canada Gazette (ca)
added Apr 6, 2017 02:05
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[Canada] Nunavut smokers beware: the Tobacco Tax is about to rise

Bill 42, now entering the final stages of discussion at the Nunavut legislature, will raise tobacco taxes by five cents per cigarette—the first increase since 2012. This will see a pack of 20 cigarettes rise in price by $1, and a pack of 25 by $1.25. Th
Nunatsiaq News (ca)
added Mar 7, 2017 20:52
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[Canada] No smoking not enforced?

Patients can regularly be seen lighting up around Kelowna General Hospital, and that has one man fuming. Randy Millis is upset at the lack of enforcement of the hospital's no-smoking areas. Millis attended the KGH eye clinic this week and saw a group o
Castanet.net (ca)
added Mar 2, 2017 19:25
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[Canada] Big Tobacco giant pledges to quit cigarettes, but skeptics accuse firm of ‘double-speak’

Despite the pledge, Philip Morris not only continues to sell more cigarettes than anyone else, it advertises tobacco in places where that’s allowed, and actively opposes government curbs on tobacco use... “It’s their latest public-relations effort and it
National Post (ca)
added Feb 10, 2017 17:57
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Health Canada and Canadian Cancer Society launch renewed Break It Off campaign

The Break It Off campaign encourages young adult smokers to “break off” their bad relationship with smoking and stay smoke-free. The Break It Off website has tools and resources that will help young adults work through the various stages of breaking up w
Government of Canada (ca)
added Feb 3, 2017 01:53
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