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[Canada] Contraband Tobacco Is Easy Access for Youth Smoking

National Coalition Against Contraband Tobacco (NCACT) wants to remind parents about how dangerously accessible contraband tobacco is for young people. "It's frightening how readily accessible illegal cigarettes are to our kids, with some dealers selling
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Sep 3, 2014 13:05
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[Asia, Saudi Arabia] Six million smokers spend SR12b a year

around 45 percent of men over 15 years in the Kingdom smoke. Dr. Ahmad Al-Buali said these smokers spend around SR12 billion a year, or SR33 million a day, on cigarettes. He said around 6 million people in the Kingdom are smoker and their number is increa
Saudi Gazette Online (sa)
added Aug 11, 2014 12:07
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[UK-Scotland] Scotsman Plain cigarette packs 'will cost 3000 jobs'

HUNDREDS of local shops will be forced to close and more than 3,000 jobs lost if the Scottish Government goes ahead with plans to introduce plain box packaging for cigarettes, new research will claim this week. A paper by the Centre for Economics and Bu
The Scotsman (uk)
added Aug 18, 2013 23:00
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LISTS 10 Cheapest States to Buy a Pack of Cigarettes

Before we turn to the United States, let’s see how much cigarettes cost around the world. According to Cigarette Prices, in Europe, one pack of Marlboro pack can cost you up to $14.0, which is the price you’ll have to pay in Norway. For comparison, the
Insider Monkey
added Aug 23, 2017 04:23
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New Jersey set to hand over millions in tobacco cash

failure to spend on smoking cessation efforts when thousands of people still die annually from tobacco-related illnesses has drawn derision from advocates and public health officials....this year will begin repaying hundreds of millions of dollars to bond
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 23, 2017 19:21
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[New York] FDA’s costly new rules may sink local ‘vape’ shops

The clock is ticking for the more than 130 small “vape” shops in Western New York that the federal government now wants to treat like tobacco manufacturers. When sweeping new Food and Drug Administration rules go into effect next month, local shops will
Buffalo (NY) News
added Jul 4, 2016 17:40
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[Cuba] Head of Cigar Rights of America Talks FDA Cigar Regulations

LOOPE: between cost-benefit analysis, the Cuba question, the potential for litigation on certain questions within the deeming rule, it's all had an impact on slowing down the process...if the president doesn't issue new regulations by May 17, a Congressio
Cigar Aficionado
added Apr 14, 2016 01:05
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[Canada] A $4.9 Billion Decrease in Health Care Expenditure: The Ten-Year Impact of Improving Smoking, Alcohol, Diet and Physical Activity in Ontario (PDF)

current heavy smokers (one or more packs of cigarettes per day) had the highest level of health care costs followed by former heavy smokers, light smokers, former light smokers and non-smokers. The three other risk factors—alcohol, diet and physical
Institute for Clinical Evaluative Services (ICES)
added Apr 7, 2016 21:20
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[Asia-pacific, Macau] KPMG FULL SMOKING BAN REPORT RELEASED

The report, entitled “Impact of Proposed Changes in Smoking Policy in Casinos in Macau,” has projected a 16 percent reduction in GDP and a 20 percent drop in total fiscal receipts if the smoking ban is enacted. The international audit firm study was commi
Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Nov 24, 2015 03:46
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[Australia, Malaysia] GILLARD: Tobacco's ugly truth must be uncovered | Julia Gillard

In Australia, 15,000 people die a year due to tobacco use. The fight has not been won yet, but our plain packaging policy works and should be defended ... Free trade equals more jobs and prosperity. Less smoking equals more people alive and healthy. Bot
Malaysia Sun (au)
added Dec 23, 2013 00:03
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