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Transnational Tobacco Company Interests in Smokeless Tobacco in Europe: Analysis of Internal Industry Documents and Contemporary Industry Materials
BAT's early interest in introducing SLT in Europe was based on the potential for creating an alternative form of tobacco use in light of declining cigarette sales and social restrictions on smoking, with young people a key target. We conclude that by inve
Sep 11, 2013 PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Sep 11, 2013 13:11
the growth of the tobacco industry is ensured by the enormous number of smokers in Asia and first of all in China. The WHO blames the Chinese authorities for the failure of the global anti-smoking campaign.
Jul 17, 2012 Voice of Russia RUVR (ru)
added Jul 17, 2012 12:29
On Monday, government officials from Singapore, Chile, New Zealand, Brunei, Australia, Peru, Vietnam and the U.S. will converge on the Hilton Bayfront to discuss the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement which would promote trade between growing n
Jun 30, 2012 San Diego (CA) Reader
added Jul 1, 2012 15:23
STATEMENT OF RONALD J. BERNSTEIN PRESIDENT AND CEO OF LIGGETT VECTOR BRANDS LLC BEFORE THE UNITED STATES SENATE COMMITTEE ON FINANCE
the renegade tobacco industry has also re-labeled “little cigars” as “filtered cigars” while making minimal changes to the weight of the product. This has created another tax dodge that has cost the federal government close to $900 million. Together wi
Jul 29, 2014 U.S. Senate Committee on Finance
added Jul 29, 2014 12:18
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
as Myanmar opens its doors to the world after half a century of military rule, it faces a new threat: Large multinational cigarette companies looking for new markets. After years of isolation, many young people want to be as "cool" as their Western peers
Nov 20, 2013 Al Jazeera
added Nov 20, 2013 15:25
Tobacco manufacturers have once again urged the government to take a "moderate" approach if the cigarette excise tax were to be increased in the upcoming Budget 2013.
Aug 7, 2012 Sun Daily (my)
added Aug 7, 2012 14:16
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
Although the country ratified the WHO Framework Convention against Tobacco Control in 2004, Myanmar has failed to implement some of its guidelines – such as putting health warnings on cigarette packaging. That along with insufficient and poorly enforced
Nov 29, 2013 The Diplomat (jp)
added Nov 29, 2013 22:12