Headlines Tagged with costs/finances — 7,611 headlines found
The number of smokers in Serbia has been declining, by around 7 percent in the last 10 years, but the total of EUR 1.5 billion is still spent on cigarettes on an annual level which almost equals the entire budget of the Republic Fund for Health Insurance,
Jan 29, 2014 InSerbia (rs)
added Jan 30, 2014 10:59
An average smoker in the country spends RM178.80 on cigarettes per month, according the Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) 2011. The findings involving adult respondents aged 15 years and above were tabled at the GATS Malaysia Conference 2011 here today.
Jun 13, 2012 Sun Daily (my)
added Jun 12, 2012 19:42
Global retail giant Couche-Tard has dropped prices on tobacco products in its American stores, in an effort to draw more customers to the convenience stores that it owns in the United States.
Sep 7, 2016 The Suburban (ca)
added Sep 8, 2016 03:04
The city of Lloydminster is Saskatchewan's first community to impose an annual fee on businesses which choose to sell tobacco. Businesses will have to pay $750 a year to sell tobacco products, and another $350 if they sell flavoured tobacco.
Jul 2, 2016 Canadian Press
added Jul 4, 2016 17:40
[Europe] Tobacco firms Philip Morris, British American Tobacco launch case against EU Tobacco Products Directive
Major tobacco firms have launched a legal challenge against a European directive that could increase the price of the cheapest packs of cigarettes by 70p. Philip Morris International is leading the challenge in the European Court of Justice (ECJ) agains
Apr 3, 2016 City A.M. (uk)
added Apr 4, 2016 14:15
smoking rates in New York have steadily increased since 2010... 49. Virginia: $4.98 / Last year’s price: $5.25 / -5% 48. North Dakota: $5.10 / Last year’s price: $5.33 / -5% 47. Georgia: $5.14 / Last year’s price: $6.39 / -20%
Aug 28, 2015 The Awl
added Aug 28, 2015 19:58
The fundamental defect of cigarettes is sugar: cigarettes today are made from tobaccos containing high levels of sugar...which makes the resulting smoke inhalable....the immense financial—and therefore political—power of this industry.
Mar 13, 2015 The Lancet (uk)
added Mar 13, 2015 11:29
Rich Bartlett, owner of Southside Tobacco and Liquor, at 2424 S.W. 9th St. in Des Moines,discusses health insurance companies charging higher premiums to tobacco users and how unfair the practice is.
Nov 29, 2013 Des Moines (IA) Register
added Nov 30, 2013 16:19
The Bloomberg administration’s latest crusade against cigarettes would slash the number of tobacco merchants by 21 percent and snuff out 9,741 retail jobs — mostly at bodegas and grocery stores — an analysis by the tobacco-industry-backed “Save our Store
Jun 10, 2013 New York Post
added Jul 7, 2013 21:23
[Canada] What is the Role of the Canadian Government in Fostering Smoking? Part 1 of an Investigative Series
This series will examine the role of the Canadian government’s regulatory and law enforcement policies in fostering the health damages now being attributed to the tobacco companies; the effects of government policies need to be considered by the courts i
Nov 29, 2016 Center for Regulatory Effectiveness (CRE)
added Nov 30, 2016 05:51