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Cigars are a luxury purchase, hence their consumption is strongly linked to disposable incomes. Unless the economy shows signs of recovery over the forecast period, the category is highly likely to continue to contract. Euromonitor International thus est
Jul 20, 2014 Euromonitor International
added Jul 20, 2014 10:02
we find no significant effect of youth smoking on either Chinese test scores or total years of schooling.
Jun 21, 2012 Science Direct
added Jun 21, 2012 15:42
WEST/MARTEAU: Commentary on Casswell (2013): The commercial determinants of health - West [FREE FULL TEXT]
Reducing consumption requires re-thinking macro-economics to achieve prosperity without growth, a brave but vital initiative to curb the commercial determinants of health before the planet becomes too hostile to support human existence [7, 8].
Mar 21, 2013 Addiction
added Mar 21, 2013 12:08
[UK] Ten-year jump in life expectancy for rich nations across the world - but the US lags far behind
Tobacco intake showed a surprising variation across nations. Iceland is the only country in which more women smoked than men, but the overall rate of tobacco consumption was among the lowest among rich countries. The largest disparity among OECD nations
Nov 6, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 7, 2015 02:11
ALTHOUGH it is still a small market, women and young, aspiring, black middle-class people are fuelling a spike in the growth of cigar consumption in the country. Cigars are perceived as a sign of status and wealth in South Africa, to be enjoyed socially
Aug 14, 2014 Business Day (za)
added Aug 14, 2014 01:39
Although the price of cigarettes has skyrocketed in recent years, Egyptians are smoking more than ever. Multinational tobacco companies are competing aggressively for a slice of the market... "Watch Egyptian TV...the characters are smoking Marlboros," say
Feb 23, 2016 Zawya.com (ae)
added Feb 24, 2016 18:43
A top executive of China's Baosteel Group, the parent of Baoshan Iron & Steel, has been sacked for breaking Communist Party frugality rules, including smoking cigars and drinking expensive liquor during meetings, the party graft watchdog said.
Sep 9, 2015 Reuters
added Sep 9, 2015 22:54
[Asia-pacific] Less Stringent Regulatory Framework as Compared to Cigarettes Drives the Global Cigar Market, According to a New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc.
Machine made cigars, cigarillos and little cigars represent the bulk of the global cigar market in terms of volume and value. The relatively less stringent tax framework and regulatory structure for cigars in comparison to cigarettes is driving smokers to
Mar 31, 2015 PR Web
added Mar 31, 2015 12:31
May 9, 2012 Patch.org
added May 9, 2012 15:17
Or would it encourage them to deprive themselves and their families of vital consumer goods, such as food, to finance their habits, or perhaps make California a more lucrative venue for cigarette smugglers and black-market suppliers?
Dec 1, 2014 Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Dec 1, 2014 06:26