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[Barbados, Caribbean] NEW WARNINGS ON CIGARETTES

According to Minister of Health, John Boyce, producers, manufacturers and distributors of cigarettes will now have to ensure that included in the packaging and labels of cigarettes are graphic illustrations and strong wording to inform persons of the dang
Barbados Advocate (bb)
added Jan 25, 2017 23:23
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[Caribbean, Jamaica] Carreras weighing costs of new cigarette labelling requirements

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.
Jamaica Gleaner (jm)
added Jan 6, 2013 14:24
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[Caribbean, Guyana] CARICOM adopts standard for warnings on cigarette packs

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.
Stabroek News (gy)
added Dec 18, 2012 02:29
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[Caribbean, Jamaica] PAHO/WHO Supports a Smoke-Free Environment

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
Jamaica Information Service (jm)
added Nov 23, 2012 14:58
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[Caribbean] AUDIO: Don Collins Cigars And The History Of Tobacco In Puerto Rico

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.
KFYO News/Talk 790
added Dec 29, 2016 00:36
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[Caribbean, Latin America] St. Lucia Introduces Graphic Warnings on Cigarette Labels

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.
teleSUR (ve)
added Aug 21, 2017 00:47
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[Caribbean, Latin America, South America/Caribbean] World Cigarettes - Americas 2014

the result of ERC's extensive market research covering the Americas cigarettes market. It provides an analysis of changing consumption patterns and evolving market drivers in the cigarettes industry in the region. This report provides detailed market data
PR Newswire
added Dec 4, 2014 13:40
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[Caribbean] New CARICOM cigarette labelling requirements could hurt producers

Following the 35th meeting of the Caribbean Community's Council for Trade and Economic Development (COTED) in Guyana last December, all cigarettes sold and distributed in the region must start carrying pictorial health warnings by the end of this year.
Caribbean360 (bb)
added Jan 21, 2013 12:33
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[Caribbean, Latin America] 100 Tobacco Workers Inhale Toxic Fumes in Dominican Republic

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
teleSUR (ve)
added Aug 21, 2017 00:49
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[Caribbean] Cuban Vice President Praises Preparations for Tobacco Campaign

visited tobacco areas in the municipality of Consolacion del Sur, where the Virginia project, aimed at supplying Virginia tobacco to the national tobacco industry, is making progress. He described the state of tobacco plantations and the progress in sowi
Prensa Latina (cu)
added Dec 26, 2016 18:09
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