Headlines Tagged with Caribbean — 157 headlines found
A first-of-its-kind consolidated trial in a lawsuit over the deaths of two territorial residents from cigarette smoke awarded $113 million in damages, lawyers in the case say. The civil trial involved two separate six-person juries hearing arguments in t
Aug 27, 2018 Virgin Islands Daily News (vg)
added Aug 28, 2018 05:06
Wednesday on The Chad Hasty Show guest host Steve Evans was joined by premium cigar maker Don Collins from the Puerto Rico Tobacco Corporation, to talk about tobacco, cigars and cigar manufacturing.
Dec 28, 2016 KFYO News/Talk 790
added Dec 29, 2016 00:36
[Caribbean] Heidi Klum kisses Vito Schnabel and puffs on roll-up cigarette as they celebrate his 30th birthday in Jamaica
Time to relax: Vito was seen rolling a cigarette as the pair relaxed outside their luxury villa
Aug 2, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 2, 2016 18:46
The Tobacco Control Act 2015 is intended to make smoking less available and attractive to children the Ministry said, with the Minister of Health, Seniors and Health, Jeanne Atherden saying that “Bermuda is years behind other jurisdictions” when it comes
Aug 17, 2015 Bernews
added Aug 19, 2015 18:34
The minister of health is warning of counterfeit cigarettes flooding the local market. While smoking, on the whole, poses a severe risk to health, these fake cigarettes are said to contain toxic metals and according to the minister are a severe public he
Jul 24, 2017 CNC3 TELEVISON (tt)
added Jul 24, 2017 18:47
Carreras, which currently uses text on retail packages warning of the likely impact on the well-being of users, it will also now be using pictures and pictograms, depicting diseases that may arise from the consumption of tobacco products.
Jan 6, 2013 Jamaica Gleaner (jm)
added Jan 6, 2013 14:24
CARICOM Member States have taken a major step in meeting their obligation under Article 11 of the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC), a release from the Caricom Secretariat said on December 12.
Dec 17, 2012 Stabroek News (gy)
added Dec 18, 2012 02:29
The Jamaica Office of the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) recognizes the efforts made by the Ministry of Health to protect the rights of local citizens to a tobacco free environment. Last week on National World Diab
Nov 23, 2012 Jamaica Information Service (jm)
added Nov 23, 2012 14:58
Under the change, implemented Aug. 16, cigarette products will include photos of children with breathing masks, discolored gums and blackened lungs. Facts about the harmful effects of smoking will also be included on every cigarette box.
Aug 20, 2017 teleSUR (ve)
added Aug 21, 2017 00:47
At least 100 workers, the majority of them women, have fallen ill after breathing in a chemical substance that was used to fumigate a tobacco plant in the Dominican Republic. The workers were taken to hospital for nausea, vomiting, head pain and body sp
Aug 7, 2017 teleSUR (ve)
added Aug 21, 2017 00:49