Headlines Tagged with costs/finances — 6,199 headlines found
Public health and medical organizations know what needs to be done to reduce the number of smokers and prevent kids from starting to smoke, Sward said. Policy changes are needed, she added, but politicians are afraid to challenge the tobacco industry's st
Feb 26, 2015 Chicago Tribune
added Feb 26, 2015 17:25
[Asia, Pakistan] Increase in size of GHW: leading cigarette firm warns of shortfall in revenue collection
Managing Director for Philip Morris (Pakistan) Limited, said that such ad hoc initiatives will negatively impact the projected future government revenue growth and contribution.
Feb 25, 2015 (Karachi, Pakistan) Business Recorder (pk)
added Feb 25, 2015 10:09
The Australian government should sue the tobacco industry after landmark research found Australian smokers have a three times greater chance of dying today than a lifelong non-smoker, the president of the Australian Council on Smoking and Health says.
Feb 25, 2015 The Guardian (uk)
added Feb 25, 2015 09:45
F.D.A. now has the authority to regulate tobacco more strenuously, and should be using it to counter the industry’s efforts to make its product more palatable and seemingly less dangerous.
Feb 23, 2015 New York Times Blogs
added Feb 23, 2015 12:22
Kentucky is No. 7 in cardiovascular deaths, No. 1 in cancer deaths, No. 1 in lung cancer, and No. 13 in asthma prevalence. And Kentucky leads the nation in smoking with 26.5 percent...Going smoke-free is one way that Kentucky can do better.
Feb 22, 2015 Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added Feb 22, 2015 06:12
Pima County employees got a clear message from the Board of Supervisors on Tuesday: smoke or use nicotine and it will cost you. It's already costing all of us, officials said, citing an estimated annual increase of $5,800 in county health expenses per ea
Feb 18, 2015 Green Valley (AZ) News
added Feb 21, 2015 22:16
An evaluation of the FDA's analysis of the costs and benefits of the graphic warning label regulation [FREE FULL TEXT]
We concluded that the analysis of the impact of GWLs on smoking substantially underestimated the benefits and overestimated the costs, leading the FDA to substantially underestimate the net benefits of the GWLs. We hope that the FDA will find our evaluati
Feb 20, 2015 Tobacco Control
added Feb 20, 2015 04:38
some of those bonds are now coming back to bite them. An analysis of more than 100 such deals by ProPublica, the nonprofit investigative journalism enterprise, last year found that some bonds are in trouble because annual settlement payments to the state
Feb 20, 2015 USA Today
added Feb 20, 2015 04:19
asked a Florida federal judge Wednesday to exclude evidence about their finances from the punitive damages phase of an Engle trial, arguing that such evidence is irrelevant because they have agreed not to challenge a "constitutional" punitive damages awar
Feb 18, 2015 Law360
added Feb 19, 2015 18:04
Jordanians spend over JD500 million in cash on tobacco every year, while the indirect costs are estimated at over JD2 billion, according to the Jordan National Anti-Smoking Society.
Feb 19, 2015 Jordan Times (jo)
added Feb 19, 2015 17:48