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The video trumpets the many pro-tobacco activities undertaken by the group, including: lobbying politicians to prevent the passage of smoking laws, fact-checking and disputing anti-smoking statements by the Surgeon General, and researching public attitude
Mar 9, 2013 Laughing Squid (blog)
added Mar 10, 2013 11:53
On World No Tobacco Day, AMA President, Dr Steve Hambleton, called on the State and Territory Governments to follow the strong leadership of the Federal Government on tobacco control by doing more to stop people smoking.
Jun 16, 2012 Virtual Medical Centre (au)
added Jun 16, 2012 07:09
[North Carolina] $29 billion deal creates ‘dream portfolio’ / Lorillard acquisition puts top brands in Reynolds’ hands
Reynolds American Inc.’s first day of ownership of Newport was akin to having Christmas in June for its management, marketing and research and development teams.
Jun 13, 2015 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 12, 2015 22:47
Rutherford County's favorite tobacco store is facing the toughest competition it's seen in the form of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Humidor owner Mike LaMure said the FDA is developing new regulations that could hinder his business.
Aug 17, 2014 Murfreesboro (TN) News-Journal
added Aug 17, 2014 07:32
Over the weekend, the government raised the excise duty on tobacco by 14 per cent ... "Such a move will exacerbate the already high levels of illegal cigarettes in Malaysia and dampen all efforts that have been taken thus far to address this national scou
Oct 2, 2013 Business Times (my)
added Oct 2, 2013 03:23
the tobacco industry often used groups such as the NRA to act as fronts for tobacco interests. For instance, in 2000, Philip Morris sent a letter to the NRA regarding a program to create ventilated interiors instead of smoke-free restaurants. The lett
Sep 5, 2013 SourceWatch (Center for Media & Democracy)
added Sep 6, 2013 12:14
[North Carolina] The 2013 Reynolds American, Inc. Annual Shareholders Meeting: orders, points of order, “out of order” and ordered out!
Dr. Sharon Brown, a grandmother and a shareholder from Pennsylvania, who was seated second from the aisle where the company’s sole microphone ... saw Dr. Brown fall to the floor after she attempted to get by the RAI employee. By the time Dr. Brown was ab
May 14, 2013 Public Health Advocacy Institute (PHAI)
added May 19, 2013 13:37
Unable to quench a thirst for perfection, Hestia Tobacco was founded with a simple, environmentally respectful premise: Non-toxic filters. Natural papers with algae flame-retardants. Organic Virginia leaf tobacco culled of all seeds and stems."
Aug 30, 2012 The Atlantic Monthly
added Aug 31, 2012 18:06
Environment Health Directorate says claims being made by marketers of electronic cigarettes could be going against established legislation and recommendations by the WHO.
Jun 21, 2012 Malta Today (mt)
added Jul 6, 2012 12:43
Dr William Maina, head of the division of non-communicable diseases in the Ministry of Public Health and Sanitation, dismissed the argument that the industries are legitimate businesses that sustain both local and the global economies by creating jobs and
May 31, 2012 Nairobi Star (ke)
added Jun 23, 2012 15:44