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[Sri Lanka] Controversy over pictorial health warnings covering the front and back of the tobacco packs
The tobacco industry in Sri Lanka which is a monopoly of Sri Lanka has filed a court case against the decision of the Minister of Health. Currently there is a debate regarding the size of the warnings.
Mar 26, 2013 Asian Tribune
added Mar 26, 2013 14:59
MPs who signed a letter calling for the Department of Health to abandon a proposal to introduce plain packaging for cigarettes have accepted hospitality worth thousands of pounds from a major tobacco company, it can be revealed.
Jun 28, 2012 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jun 28, 2012 13:04
May 9, 2012 The Business Journal
added May 10, 2012 02:43
PM USA Comments on Deeming Tobacco Products; Regulations on the Sale and Distribution of Tobacco Products and Required Warning Statements / Nu Mark Comments on Deeming Tobacco Products / Middleton Comments on Deeming Tobacco Products
Aug 8, 2014 Altria Group, Inc.
added Aug 19, 2014 17:55
Tobacco companies spend billions of dollars to advertise their products, with packaging that appeals to youth.
Mar 1, 2014 Wahpeton (ND) Daily News
added Mar 1, 2014 18:06
In 2003 campaigners managed tosuccessfully force the world’s second biggest tobacco companyto leave because of criticism from the British government, in particular from former British Prime Minister Tony Blair and Conservative MP and former deputy chairm
Jul 9, 2013 Burma News International (th)
added Jul 9, 2013 12:53
THE results of the latest Illegal Cigarettes Study (ICS) for the period March-May 2012 reveal that the illegal cigarettes incidence in Malaysia is trending down to 34.7%, compared with 34.8% in October-December 2011.
Aug 14, 2012 Malay Mail (my)
added Aug 14, 2012 21:06
Pakistan Tobacco Board (PTB) instead of helping tobacco farmers is promoting and supporting tobacco companies. Government did not seem to understand the importance of human factor as tobacco companies and PTB were exploiting tobacco growers.
Jul 22, 2012 Daily Times (pk)
added Jul 22, 2012 20:11
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
With medical marijuana now legal in nearly half the country and pot now a legal retail item in Washington and Colorado, it would make sense that the nation’s tobacco companies would be seeing the potential for making green from green. And a new report unc
Jun 3, 2014 The Consumerist (blog)
added Jun 5, 2014 11:18