Headlines Tagged with Elections/Politics — 21,188 headlines found
[Africa, Canada, Ireland, Nigeria] JEMIDE: National Tobacco Control Bill: The challenge on security and economy
Ambrose Jemide, a security consultant, argues that stringent tobacco regulation has adverse implications for the security and economy of the nation…
Aug 27, 2014 Daily Independent (ng)
added Aug 27, 2014 22:00
In 2009, tobacco lobbyists aggressively pushed a bill that drastically capped the amount four tobacco companies have to pay to appeal certain court judgments against them. The bill, SB 2198, was authored by Sen. Mike Haridopolos but written by the tobacc
Dec 30, 2012 Florida Times-Union
added Dec 31, 2012 11:07
expressed his vehement opposition to marijuana once again, calling it "infinitely worse" than tobacco at a campaign stop in Montreal on Saturday. "Tobacco is a product that does a lot of damage. Marijuana is infinitely worse... "If we sell marijuana in s
Oct 4, 2015 CBC News (ca)
added Oct 4, 2015 10:10
raising fears that it could eventually boost its profits with public money should the NHS begin prescribing ecigarettes as a smoking-cessation tool. The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) announced earlier this year that it plans
Jul 29, 2013 The Independent (uk)
added Jul 30, 2013 02:55
Companies such as GSK (Zyban, Nicabate), Pfizer (Champix) and Johnson and Johnson (Nicorette) are active members of a conservative US lobby group called the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC). . . . If these Big Pharma companies are so committe
Jul 17, 2012 6minutes.com.au (au)
added Jul 17, 2012 05:07
The provincial government will be regulating e-cigarettes, flavoured tobacco and hookah bars, in legislation, which will be debated in the House of Assembly this afternoon.
Jun 6, 2016 St. John's (Nfl) Telegram (ca)
added Jun 6, 2016 17:32
On Monday, thirteen e-cigarette shop owners and users appealed to the community services committee to change a proposed ban, which would see the devices banned anywhere tobacco is forbidden.
Aug 31, 2015 CBC News (ca)
added Sep 2, 2015 15:22
A new tobacco law is being pushed through the Austrian parliament despite the fact that it contains a spelling mistake that might make implementing the law a bit difficult.
May 2, 2016 The Local Austria (at)
added May 2, 2016 19:40
Electronic cigarettes and electronic shisha (hookah) are now banned in Oman in keeping with a decision taken by the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACA). The electronic cigarette, or e-cigarette, a battery operated cigarette-like device, whic
Dec 13, 2015 Times of Oman (om)
added Dec 13, 2015 20:32
Democratic National Convention Won’t Like North Carolina Tobacco Stocks AOI, RAI & LO, Should You?: Small Stock Gems
Tobacco stocks Alliance One International (AOI), Reynolds American (RAI) and Lorillard Inc. (LO) are based in North Carolina where the Democratic National Convention is taking place.
Sep 4, 2012 SmallCap Network
added Sep 4, 2012 18:30