Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with costs/finances 7,711 headlines found


Radio: Programs: Russian companies use outdated employee motivation tactics

1.3 Trillion rubles or 42.3 billion US dollars – this is the annual cost of smoking which Russians impose on the government. Moskovskiy Komsomolets reports that this figure has been voiced during a recent teleconference “Doctors and patients against smoki
Voice of Russia RUVR (ru)
added Dec 17, 2012 01:25

Bulgarians made 60,000 reservations for holidays in Serbia due to smoking ban here: business

“Bulgarian citizens have made 60,000 reservations for celebrating New Year in Serbia because of the full smoking ban in Bulgaria,” said Blagoy Ragin, Chairperson of the Bulgarian Hotel and Restaurant Association (BHRA), speaking at the sitting of the Par
Focus English News (bg)
added Dec 13, 2012 14:57

CBO Staff Presentation on Raising the Excise Tax on Cigarettes: Effects on Health and the Federal Budget

•Changes in federal spending from improved health would be quite small relative to the size of the programs affected
Congressional Budget Office (CBO)
added Nov 30, 2012 09:29

[Texas] Rathbun, Estrada, Trawick, Bui: Smoking ban protects employee health

After going smoke-free, our businesses have saved money on insurance, maintenance and other costs related to secondhand smoke. Most of all, our employees are healthier. We've seen improvements in employee productivity, lower absenteeism and higher employ
Austin (TX) American-Statesman
added Nov 23, 2012 21:24

WILLIAMS: What the Future Holds for Tobacco Taxes

what is clear is the WHO’s interest in pushing higher tobacco taxes within signatory states. Recently, the WHO was caught urging China, Cambodia and other Southeast Asian nations to increase their tobacco taxes, in line with FCTC benchmarks.
Town Hall
added Nov 12, 2012 11:28

The Star’s editorial | Defeat of cigarette tax increase hurts Missouri in long run

The truth is, Missouri couldn’t afford not to raise its cigarette tax. But now that it has, the onus falls on Nixon and the legislature to explain what the state must do without so that smokers can purchase cigarettes with a puny tax of 17 cents a pack.
Kansas City (MO) Star
added Nov 10, 2012 21:49

[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
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines