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Cigar maker STG has no fear of U.S. regulation ahead of IPO

Chief Executive Niels Frederiksen told Reuters STG had been on the U.S. market since the 1950s and as its products were launched before 2007, it would not need to jump through any regulatory hoops to gain approvals.
Reuters
added Jan 15, 2016 19:36
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[Massachusetts] Springfield License Commission rejects liquor license for Smokey Joe's Cigar Lounge after hearing concerns, accolades

The License Commission in a 2-2 vote rejected a liquor license for Smokey Joe's Cigar Lounge in downtown Springfield on Thursday after a nearly two-hour hearing that included more than 20 people speaking in favor of the application.
Springfield (MA) Union-News and Sunday Republican
added Jan 15, 2016 01:53
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[Sweden] UPDATE 1-Cigar maker STG set for Copenhagen IPO (Adds CEO comment, context)

Swedish Match and Skandinavisk Holding plan an initial public offering for cigar maker Scandiavian Tobacco Group (STG) on the Copenhagen bourse, STG said on Thursday.
Reuters
added Jan 14, 2016 21:43
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[Illinois] Chicago Leaders Offer Strong Proposals to Curb Tobacco Use & Save Lives

Emanuel and Chicago Public Health Commissioner Julie Morita announced the legislative package that also includes taxes on non-cigarette tobacco products (cigars, roll-your-own tobacco and smokeless tobacco) and a minimum pricing policy to combat tobacco i
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jan 13, 2016 20:41
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[Illinois] Emanuel wants new tobacco taxes — to pay for CPS student program

Mayor Rahm Emanuel now wants to hike the taxes on cigars, smokeless tobacco and roll-your-own cigarettes to pay for expanding orientation programs for Chicago Public Schools students.
Chicago Tribune
added Jan 11, 2016 21:38
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[Minnesota] EDITORIAL: Flavored-tobacco ban should be widened beyond Minneapolis, St. Paul

An even better move would be to consider raising to 21 the legal age for tobacco purchase. New York City and Cleveland have already done so, and Boston will follow suit next month. That age limit will include e-cigarettes, an increasingly popular product
Minneapolis (MN) Star Tribune
added Jan 11, 2016 18:27
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[UK] My battle with Parkinson's: As he picks up a special National Television Award, Billy Connolly talks candidly about how he's tackling the cruel effects of the disease

'It's a cruel thing, Parkinson's. There were things I liked to do, like smoking cigars. I can't do that any more because it makes me drunk. Smoking a cigar makes me off-balance and nauseous.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 9, 2016 12:33
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FDA 2015: A Look Back (and Ahead) – Part 3: Food, Tobacco, and Antimicrobial Resistance

FDA is preparing to publish the final rule to extend the agency’s authority over additional, unregulated tobacco products, such as e-cigarettes, cigars, hookah tobacco, and pipe tobacco. Like everything we do at FDA, this policy will be based on a thoroug
FDA Blogs
added Jan 8, 2016 22:13
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[Switzerland] Cigar czar fights for the right to light up

Heinrich Villiger, owner of Villiger Söhne cigar company....The brother of a former president of Switzerland, he is grabbing headlines in the country for opposing plans to tighten restrictions on the tobacco industry. A bigger target is the World Health O
Business Day (za)
added Jan 7, 2016 04:49
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[Minnesota] St. Paul City Council votes unanimously to protect kids from flavored tobacco Ordinance will keep dangerous products out of kids' hands

to adopt an ordinance restricting sales of fruit- and candy-flavored tobacco products to adults-only tobacco stores and setting a minimum price of $2.60 for cigars. ClearWay Minnesota supports these common-sense measures.
PR Newswire
added Jan 7, 2016 02:30
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