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KATZ: FDA’s proposed rules would snuff out small manufacturers of premium cigars

It would be shameful if Congress fails to defend J.C. Newman’s legacy and all the other small businesses that comprise the “premium cigar” industry. After all, the root of their problem is lawmakers’ foolish delegation of overly broad powers to the FDA.
Washington Times
added May 25, 2016 23:56
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VIDEO: Big Tobacco vs. Little Vape | Full Frontal with Samantha Bee

You Tube
added May 25, 2016 06:05
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[Canada] Tobacco, marijuana exactly the same when it comes to insurance premiums

Is eating a pot brownie each day to help with your chronic pain as bad for you as regularly lighting up a cigarette? Canadian life insurers say the two activities pose the same risk and demand the same higher premiums from clients.
Globe and Mail (ca)
added May 23, 2016 19:15
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[Asia-pacific] Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement: Likely Impact on the U.S. Economy and on Specific Industry Sectors (PDF) (792pp)

beverages and tobacco products would experience a substantial reduction in the export tariffs faced by the industry. This change would result in export and output gains in this sector. . . . Several interested parties expressed concern about TPP’s carv
United States International Trade Commission (USITC)
added May 21, 2016 01:28
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[Asia-pacific] As Congress Reviews Trans-Pacific Partnership Following ITC Report, Provision Protecting Tobacco Control Measures Warrants Strong Support

Some members of Congress from tobacco-growing states have indicated they will oppose the TPP because of this provision. If they do so, the ITC report underscores that they will be hurting the overall agricultural interests of their states and even the int
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added May 21, 2016 01:18
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[Philippines, UK] Sin City: cheapest places in the world for drinking, smoking and dating

The report declared the Filipino capital of Manila to be the cheapest city in the world for smoking and drinking, at just $11.60 for five pints and two packets of smokes, followed by South Africa's Johannesburg ($14) and Cape Town ($14.10).
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added May 19, 2016 21:10
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Johnson Seeks Answers from FDA on Burdensome E-Cigarette Regulations

Johnson (R-Wis.), chairman...sent a letter to Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Robert Califf raising concerns about the agency’s recent e-cigarette regulation, which could create undue burdens on small businesses and possibly lead to negati
U.S. Senate Committee on Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs
added May 25, 2016 05:56
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[Latin America, South America/Caribbean] More government action needed to reverse the smoking epidemic in the Americas

The report provides the most up-to-date picture of the smoking epidemic in PAHO's 35 Member States 10 years after the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) took effect. According to the report, only half the population of the Americas (the i
Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)
added May 20, 2016 23:02
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[Latin America, South America/Caribbean] PAHO: More government action needed to reverse smoking epidemic in region

According to the report, only half the population of the Americas (the inhabitants of 17 of 35 countries) is fully protected from the harmful effects of tobacco smoke by laws requiring smoke-free environments in all enclosed public places and workplaces
Caribbean360 (bb)
added May 20, 2016 22:53
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[Australia] BUDGET 2016-17

The Government will implement a further four annual 12.5 per cent increases in tobacco excise and excise equivalent customs duties, with the first increase to take effect on 1 September 2017. This will replicate the annual increases that have been in pla
Australian Government: Budget (au)
added May 18, 2016 14:03
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