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[Africa] Prevalence and factors that influence smokeless tobacco use among adults in pastoralist communities of Borena Zone, Ethiopia: mixed method study [FREE FULL TEXT]

This study concludes that smokeless tobacco use is very common in the selected districts of the Borena zone. The practice is strong linked to the lifestyle of the community.
BioMed Central (uk)
added Feb 27, 2017 10:19
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[Africa] Assessment of heavy metals in tobacco of cigarettes commonly sold in Ethiopia

The results indicate that smoking and exposure to cigarette smoke is a serious problem to be taken into account when carrying out epidemiological studies on human exposure to trace metals.
Research Gate
added Jan 10, 2017 18:58
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[Africa] Ethiopia: Japanese firm acquires huge stake in State-owned tobacco company

Japan Tobacco Inc. (JT) has sealed the purchase of a substantial share in Ethiopia's National Tobacco Enterprise – a state-owned tobacco monopoly. Officials announced in May that the Japanese company, also seller of Camel and Winston cigarettes outside t
The Africa Report (fr)
added Oct 31, 2016 17:40
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[Africa] Japan’s JT Buys 40% Stake In Ethiopian Tobacco Monopoly For A Record $510M

announced on Sunday it had won a bid to buy 40 percent of the National Tobacco Enterprise Ethiopia S.C. from the Ethiopian government for a record $510 million. JT said in a press release (in Japanese) that it has signed a share purchase agreement of $51
AFKInsider
added Jul 18, 2016 12:52
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[Africa] BRIEF-Japan Tobacco gets 40 pct stake in National Tobacco Enterprise Ethiopia S.C for $510 mln

Reuters
added Jul 18, 2016 19:43
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[Ethiopia, Israel] Foundation Cigar Co. Gets Biblical With The Tabernacle Brand

Melillo, owner of Foundation Cigar Co., has gone Old Testament with his new cigar line, The Tabernacle, which encompasses themes of King Solomon and the legendary Ark of the Covenant...emblazoned with an image of Haile Selassie, the 225th emperor of Ethio
Cigar Aficionado
added Jul 13, 2016 18:11
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[Africa, Ethiopia] JT negotiating stake in National Tobacco Enterprise

is in talks with the Ethiopian government after emerging as top bidder for a 40 per cent stake in the state tobacco monopoly, the Nikkei Asian Review reported... JT has been expanding in Africa and the Middle Eas
Tobacco Journal International
added May 26, 2016 19:16
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[Africa, Ethiopia] Smoke Screen: Companies Secretively Scramble for Tobacco Monopoly

as the auction of 40pc of the National Tobacco Enterprise’s shares is scheduled for May 19, 2016...have their legal teams in Addis, to ready their bids. Ethiopia, as a gateway to East Africa, represents a growing, youthful population, with increasing disp
Addis Fortune (et)
added May 18, 2016 19:34
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Public smoking ban for Ethiopia's capital

A ban on smoking at public gatherings has been announced by the mayor of Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa...makes smoking illegal in bars, cafés, restaurants, schools, hospitals and stadiums as well as cultural and religious events, but smoking on the stre
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added May 4, 2016 22:00
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[Africa] Can Ethiopia's 'secret smokers' stub out their cigarettes?

Smoking at home is not an option - so Haile and his contemporaries tend to turn to the dive bars in the old city's Piazza, the dark alleys off the main thoroughfare of Bole Road and the red-light district of Chechnya to light up.
BBC Online
added Mar 2, 2016 15:12
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