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[Indonesia] ATHERTON: As Australia Shows, Plain Packaging For Cigarettes Does Not Work

Simon Chapman. Head of Public Health at New South Wales University, he is the person who has been behind smoking and tobacco restrictions in Australasia and Asia. Not known for his charm, he is viewed to be a socialist, if not a Marxist
breitbart.com
added Sep 11, 2016 14:09
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[Canada, Maine, New Hampshire, New York, Vermont] Border security issues are piling up for the new Government

in 2013, the federal government announced a $92M allocation to the RCMP to deploy sensor technology at the Canada-U.S. border from Quebec/Maine to Oakville as part of its ‘Anti-Tobacco Smuggling’ strategy. A year later, with no action taken, this funding
Frontline Safety & Security (ca)
added Aug 16, 2016 23:18
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FDA's CTP Wins Latest Ruling in Tobacco Violations Challenge

Orton Oil Co., dba Orton's Bagley. The ruling overturns a decision by an administration law judge in which the tobacco retailer repeatedly sold tobacco products to a minor and failed to verify the age of a tobacco product purchaser by means of photogra
Convenience Store News
added Aug 15, 2016 01:23
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[Asia, India] Government to curb rise in illegal tobacco trade

Minister of State for Commerce , Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday said that ways were being explored to stop tobacco production in the country and rovide alternatives to the tobacco farmers. Sitharaman said that legal import of cigarettes were less than thos
New Indian Express (in)
added Aug 9, 2016 14:34
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[Canada] Plain tobacco packaging increases purchases and contraband, Australian prof says

"Once you take into account the price effects and you take into account the general decline in smoking anyway, there's no evidence to support the hypothesis that the plain packaging had any effect in itself," Sinclair Davidson, Royal Melbourne Institute
CBC News (ca)
added Jun 8, 2016 18:11
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Philip Morris International Launches New Initiative to Fight Smuggling and Related Crimes; Pledges USD 100 Million to Fund Projects

a major new initiative — “PMI IMPACT” — to help confront smuggling and related crimes. The centerpiece of PMI IMPACT is a prestigious council of external independent experts whose seven members have impeccable credentials in the fields of law, anti-corru
Philip Morris International (ch)
added May 27, 2016 11:30
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[Europe] 10 key changes for tobacco products sold in the EU(*)

1) Larger and mandatory pictorial health warnings / 2) Ban on cigarettes and RYO with characterising flavours / 3) Replacement of TNCO labelling / 4) No more promotional or misleading packages / 5) Mandatory electronic reporting on ingredients / 6) Safety
Europa - European Commission
added May 20, 2016 20:02
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[Canada] Kahnawake and Six Nations Exercising Inherent Right to Participate in Tobacco Trade

As First Nations, Kahnawà:ke and Six Nations have the legal right to produce, distribute, and trade tobacco. Any attempt to regulate or restrict a First Nation from manufacturing and participating in inter-Nation trade within the tobacco industry is an a
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Apr 6, 2016 21:46
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[Asia, Mid-east] PHOTOS: ISIS Publicly Flogs 3 ‘Cigarette Smugglers’ in Zuba City, Iraq

ISIS militants publicly whips three men charged with smuggling cigarettes, which are considered "haram," or forbidden, by ISIS. The men who caught the alleged smugglers are ISIS religious police, known as "Hisbah." Hisbah is short for “Rijaal al-hisbah”
Heavy
added Mar 27, 2016 21:10
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[South America/Caribbean, Florida] Tampa's Last Cigar Factory Ponders More Competition From Cuba

they have been making fine cigars for a very long time and expect to keep working far into the future. The J.C. Newman cigar factory in the historic Ybor City neighborhood of Tampa is a ballet of complex old machines and deft hands, as 130 people make 60
Voice of America (VOANews.com)
added Mar 20, 2016 23:23
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