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[Asia-pacific, Australia, Egypt] PHA: Towards corporate dictatorship

Philip Morris tobacco company is using ISDS.... It affects workers. Similar ISDS provisions are being used... it means that unelected foreign transnational corporations can dictate the policies of democratically elected governments and over-ride the highe
Communist Party of Australia (CPA) (au)
added Oct 13, 2015 10:20
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[Africa, Egypt, Mid-east] Al-Bawaba Shaabola suffers a heart attack caused by heavy smoking!

Controversial Egyptian folk singer Shaaban Abdel Rahim, famously nicknamed Shaabola, ain't afraid of no one, not even ISIS...That's why, having suffered a heart attack ten days ago - thanks to the cancer sticks he insists on smoking - wasn't going to keep
Al Bawaba.com (jo)
added Oct 11, 2015 09:16
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[Africa] 24% of Egyptians are smokers: MOH

Even more worryingly, 12 percent of the smokers are under 15 years old, Kandil added. Ministry of Health signed a protocol with Consumer Protection Agency to support smoking-give up activities and to reduce the rate of smoking tobacco, Health Ministry 
Cairo Post (eg)
added Aug 6, 2015 01:09
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[Egypt, Lebanon, Mid-east, Pakistan, Tunisia] Application of the Abridged SimSmoke model to four Eastern Mediterranean countries

The Abridged SimSmoke model has been used to show the number of deaths from smoking and how MPOWER policies can be used to reach the WHO non-communicable deaths voluntary target for cigarette use reduction in four countries.
Tobacco Control
added Jun 20, 2015 22:21
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Egypt 10th most tobacco consuming country: Minister of Health

and smoking is the second leading cause of death worldwide, Health Minister Adel Adawy told Youm7 Sunday. "Smoking leads to the death of 5 million person per year, with a rate of one dead person every 6 seconds,"added Adawy.
Cairo Post (eg)
added May 4, 2015 18:57
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Egypt's Eastern Tobacco 9-month net profit up 19 %

Eastern Co said on Sunday its nine-month net profit rose by 19.4 percent compared with the same period last year. The company's net profit from July 1 to March 31 reached LE841.760 million ($110.39 million), up from LE704.705 million in same period last
Egypt Independent (eg)
added Apr 27, 2015 10:27
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[Africa] Egypt's to cigarette maker profit up by 19%

Egypt's top cigarette maker Eastern Co said on Sunday its nine-month net profit rose by 19.4 percent compared with the same period last year. The company's net profit from July 1 to March 31 reached 841.760 million Egyptian pounds ($110.39 milli
Al Arabiya News Channel (ae)
added Apr 26, 2015 18:19
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Tax evasion, Egyptian style: 'single' cigarette sales spike

The Cairo and Giza Tobacco Traders Association expects a decrease in tax proceeds of EGP 2bn ($262 million) in the current fiscal year’s national budget, due to a nationwide increase in purchasing single cigarettes.
Al Bawaba.com (jo)
added Apr 26, 2015 17:56
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[Egypt] Spike in ‘single’ cigarette sales expected to decrease tax proceeds by EGP 2bn: Traders

The Cairo and Giza Tobacco Traders Association expects a decrease in tax proceeds of EGP 2bn in the current fiscal year’s national budget, due to a nationwide increase in purchasing single cigarettes.
Daily News Egypt (eg)
added Apr 25, 2015 21:16
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[Africa, Malawi] Egypt to Construct Two Tobacco Processing Factories

The Egyptian government says it will construct two tobacco processing factories in Malawi as a way of supporting the tobacco industry in the country. The Egyptian Ambassador to Malawi, Maher El-Adawy disclosed this in an interview with Mana on Tuesday in
All-Africa.com
added Apr 23, 2015 09:49
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