Headlines Tagged with costs/finances — 7,711 headlines found
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
Dec 14, 2012 Voice of Russia RUVR (ru)
added Dec 17, 2012 01:25
“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
Dec 13, 2012 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
Jun 26, 2012 Congressional Budget Office (CBO)
added Nov 30, 2012 09:29
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
Nov 23, 2012 Austin (TX) American-Statesman
added Nov 23, 2012 21:24
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.
Nov 12, 2012 Town Hall
added Nov 12, 2012 11:28
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.
Nov 8, 2012 Kansas City (MO) Star
added Nov 10, 2012 21:49
The province's medical association is recommending subsidizing nicotine patches for low income smokers.
Nov 8, 2012 CBC News (ca)
added Nov 9, 2012 12:32
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.
Nov 7, 2012 Lynchburg (VA) News & Advance
added Nov 7, 2012 09:07
The Australian tobacco industry makes a significant contribution to the economy in terms of government revenue, retail sales and employment.
Oct 26, 2012 British American Tobacco (BAT) Australia
added Oct 26, 2012 12:34
Smoking bans in restaurants have impacted economic-related issues in a positive way, though some owners believe this will negatively affect their businesses.
Oct 21, 2012 MENAFN.com
added Oct 22, 2012 13:37