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[Canada] Help low-income smokers quit: doctors

The province's medical association is recommending subsidizing nicotine patches for low income smokers.
CBC News (ca)
added Nov 9, 2012 12:32

[Virginia] EDITORIAL: A Shameful Way to Aid Smokers

But Virginia has only spent a fraction of the money available for those programs. That's shameful. It's also a disservice to those who could benefit from the programs aimed at helping them quit smoking.
Lynchburg (VA) News & Advance
added Nov 7, 2012 09:07

Australia's tobacco industry

The Australian tobacco industry makes a significant contribution to the economy in terms of government revenue, retail sales and employment.
British American Tobacco (BAT) Australia
added Oct 26, 2012 12:34

[Saudi Arabia] Saudi- Economy to benefit from smoking ban in restaurants

Smoking bans in restaurants have impacted economic-related issues in a positive way, though some owners believe this will negatively affect their businesses.
added Oct 22, 2012 13:37

[Michigan] Report: No 'significant loss' of revenue from state smoking ban

Wilkinson's experience is contrary to the results of a study by a University of Michigan researcher released in August, which found there has been no significant financial loss to Michigan businesses, except night clubs, since the Dr. Ron Davis Smoke-Free
Houghton (MI) Daily Mining Gazette
added Oct 2, 2012 18:06

[Philippines] Economist debunks tobacco firms claim

ECONOMIST Solita "Winnie" Collas-Monsod of the University of the Philippines debunked yesterday the claim of tobacco firms that smuggling will rise if a "sin tax" reform measure is enacted.
Business World (ph)
added Sep 20, 2012 14:27

[Connecticut] READER SUBMITTED: No Ifs, Ands or Cigarette Butts: S&S Going Smoke-Free

Can going smoke-free make a company safer, cleaner, healthier and more productive? S&S Worldwide is about to find out. A 100 percent tobacco-free campus policy goes into effect Oct. 1.
Hartford (CT) Courant
added Sep 13, 2012 01:00

[Philippines] Thai doctor: ‘Sin tax’ a boon to Thailand

The Philippine government would have generated revenue enough to build a new sky train system had it followed the lead of Thailand in imposing higher taxes on alcohol and tobacco products, a visiting Thai tobacco expert said on Friday. But it’s not yet
Philippine Daily Inquirer (ph)
added Sep 9, 2012 21:42

[Canada] Tobacco companies say N.B. tax revenues outweigh health costs

Call for lawsuit to be dismissed
CBC News (ca)
added Aug 24, 2012 05:31

VIDEO: Worldwide Tobacco Survey: One Billion Lives Potentially at Risk

You Tube
added Aug 16, 2012 21:12
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