Headlines Tagged with Ethiopia — 53 headlines found
Sheba Investment PLC will pay 1.25 billion birr to own a 60 percent stake in the nation’s only tobacco company. The company has come to terms with the Privatization and Public Enterprises Supervising Agency (PPESA), which is the public enterprises regulat
Jun 23, 2014 Capital (et)
added Jun 23, 2014 09:57
The PPESA may be unwilling to sell, as Sheba Investment have not been actively involved in the business
May 4, 2014 Addis Fortune (et)
added May 7, 2014 21:46
government of Ethiopia is negotiating with representatives of Sheba Investment PLC – a company owned by foreign investors – for the full acquisition of the National Tobacco Enterprise SC, a legal tobacco monopoly in Ethiopia, The Reporter has learnt.
Apr 7, 2014 The Reporter (et)
added Apr 7, 2014 16:05
House of Representatives has reportedly ratified the World Health Authority's Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC), which places limitations on the sale and use of cigarettes. Besides a ban on smoking in public, the proclamation also includes p
Jan 29, 2014 Zegabi (ke)
added Jan 29, 2014 18:41
Ethiopian House of Peoples’ Representatives pass a new tobacco control proclamation. The proclamation prohibits smoking in public places and it also includes putting enormous taxes on and increasing the price of cigarettes.
Jan 22, 2014 Ethiosports
added Jan 22, 2014 19:46
There is paucity of data on the smoking habits of rural populations in developing countries.... Conclusion: Cigarette smoking is prevalent among the male rural town population in Ethiopia.
Oct 31, 2013 7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Oct 31, 2013 13:31
The goods were seized from Jijiga-Togochalle border, Eastern Harerge area, Bale Zone and Harar. Tips from public were instrumental in the confiscation, the deputy general manager said. �
Feb 18, 2013 Walta Information Center (et)
added Feb 18, 2013 10:26
The tobacco market in Ethiopia is set for significant growth over the coming years, due to rising incomes and a range of measures designed to reduce the volume of contraband cigarettes being consumed in the country.
Jan 2, 2013 Tobacco Journal International
added Jan 3, 2013 04:53
The National Tobacco Enterprise (NTE) is seeking financing to procure a new cigarette-making machine that will produce 20,000 pieces of cigarette a minute, at a cost of around 142 millionBr.
Dec 2, 2012 Addis Fortune (et)
added Dec 6, 2012 12:28
Richard Carmona, the former U.S. surgeon general who is now running for the U.S. Senate in Arizona, until recently owned mutual funds containing stocks in the tobacco giants Altria Group and Philip Morris International.
Sep 30, 2012 AZ Central - Arizona Republic
added Oct 2, 2012 17:36