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WTO Panel's Preliminary Ruling Favours Dominican Republic in its Challenge to Australia's Plain Packaging Law

the Panel rejected all of Australia`s procedural objections to the Dominican Republic`s claims... They have noted that, nearly two years since Australia`s plain packaging measures took effect, the measures have failed to contribute to reducing smoking in
Yahoo! Finance
added Nov 14, 2014 08:43
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[South America/Caribbean] Dominican Republic to sell entire stake in tobacco emporium

President Danilo Medina on Monday authorized the sale of all of the government’s entire stake in the tobacco company La Tabacalera, through a call for tenders... "There’s abundant scientific evidence of (tobacco’s) severe damage to human health, since it
Dominican Today (do)
added Oct 6, 2014 17:01
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[Dominican Republic] VIDEO: How world's most expensive cigar is made

Watch how former US President Bill Clinton's favoured cigar is made by hand at the Gurkha factory in the Dominican Republic
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Aug 26, 2014 21:30
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Press release: The Dominican Republic successfully requests the establishment of a WTO panel to examine the WTO compatibility of Australia’s Plain Packaging Laws

This brings to five the total number of WTO complaints against Australia’s plain packaging measures, as WTO panels have already been established in the past for Ukraine, Honduras, and Indonesia.
Hugin (no)
added Apr 28, 2014 19:05
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[Australia, Cuba, Dominican Republic] Dispute Settlement Body, Summary of the meeting, 25 April 2014

The Dominican Republic requested for the second time the establishment of a panel to examine this dispute. The Dominican Republic was of the view that Australia’s plain packaging measures failed to have the desired health effects and were detrimental to
World Trade Organization (WTO)
added Apr 28, 2014 14:20
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[Dominican Republic, South America/Caribbean, USA] Irony: Dominicans shun tobacco despite being major growers

Ironically Dominicans are the U.S. Latinos which smoke the least, despite the fact their country figures among the world’s leading tobacco producers, says a study by the Yeshiva University’s School of Medicine, in Manhattan. Citing data from the Centers
Dominican Today (do)
added Apr 9, 2014 14:59
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[Australia and Oceania, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Honduras, Indonesia, Ukraine] Australia demands opponents stop stalling WTO tobacco case

Australia asked five countries challenging its tobacco policies on Wednesday to stop delaying the progress of their cases at the World Trade Organization and took the unusual step of speeding up one of the complaints against itself. Indonesia, Ukraine, C
Reuters
added Mar 26, 2014 17:13
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[Dominican Republic] COUILLARD: Ban tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship

The ultimate goal of World No Tobacco Day 2013 is to contribute to protect present and future generations not only from these devastating health consequences, but also against the social, environmental and economic scourges of tobacco use.
Dominican Today (do)
added May 24, 2013 16:41
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[Australia, Dominican Republic, New Zealand] WTO Hears Health, Economic Considerations Of Plain Packaging For Tobacco

In its meeting this week, the World Trade Organisation intellectual property committee heard again about the issue of plain packaging of tobacco products, as New Zealand is proposing to introduce such a regime in the country. Economic and health interest
Intellectual Property Watch (ch)
added Mar 8, 2013 11:14
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Dominican Republic Requests the Establishment of World Trade Organization Panel Over Australian Plain Packaging

Today, the Dominican Republic requested that the Dispute Settlement Body of the World Trade Organization (WTO) establish a WTO panel to assess the WTO consistency of Australia's plain packaging measures for tobacco products, which came into effect in Aust
Yahoo! Finance
added Dec 17, 2012 17:43
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