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[Caribbean, Jamaica] Carreras warns against insect parts, faecal matter in illegal cigarettes

MANAGING director of Carreras Limited Marcus Steele has warned that the growing trade in illicit cigarettes poses an even greater threat to the health of consumers, citing industry analysis which indicate that illegal cigarettes have been found to conta
Jamaica Observer (jm)
added Aug 29, 2018 06:46
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[Caribbean, Jamaica] Health ministry: No reduction of special consumption tax on cigarettes

Any expectation that the special consumption tax on cigarettes will be reduced has been stumped by the Ministry of Health, which has said that it was not going to happen anytime soon. The leading marketer and distributor of cigarettes and tobacco produc
Jamaica Gleaner (jm)
added Aug 15, 2018 15:16
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Civil society shaping tobacco control in the Caribbean

The Jamaica Coalition for Tobacco Control (JCTC) and the Healthy Caribbean Coalition (HCC) have recently published a document full of such experiences and advice, designed to assist those working in tobacco control and in the broader fight against non-com
Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Jul 16, 2017 15:09
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[Caribbean, Jamaica] Carreras commends police for counterfeit cigarette bust

for a bust last week of 58 cartons of counterfeit Craven A cigarettes. In a media release, the cigarette distribution company said the seized items had an estimated street value of $545,200 and represented “significant headway in the fight against illici
Jamaica Observer (jm)
added Apr 10, 2017 21:19
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[Caribbean] NCDs account for most deaths in Jamaica in '08 — WHO report

Jamaica Observer (jm)
added Sep 25, 2011 00:00
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[Africa, Caribbean] Zimbabwe Joins Other Nations to Fight Proposed WHO Tobacco Rules

Voice of America (
added Nov 18, 2010 00:00
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[Caribbean] Barbados to host meeting on tobacco surveillance and policy development

Caribbean Net News
added Nov 11, 2009 00:00
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[Barbados, Caribbean] EDITORIAL: Towards healthy lifestyles

Barbados Daily Nation (bb)
added Jul 28, 2008 00:00
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[Brazil, Caribbean, Latin America, Portugal, Spain] World No-Tobacco Day in LAC: RIACT Launched

The Temas Blog
added Jun 3, 2007 00:00
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[Barbados, Caribbean] Anti-smoking advocates calling for smoking ban at cricket World Cup

AP - Associated Press
added Oct 6, 2006 00:00
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