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BULLETIN MONDAY 8 OCTOBER 2018: TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE: A KEY ELEMENT FOR IMPLEMENTING THE PROTOCOL (PDF) [English]

The tobacco industry is already at work pushing its own monitoring system on countries; a system which it presents as Protocol-compliant, in order to keep tracking and tracing in its control. It is, therefore, important for the Secretariat to have a spec
Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Oct 9, 2018 17:08
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[Switzerland] Flashy Science Hub and Vaping Parties Fail to Win Friends at W.H.O. Tobacco Talks

the “Nicotine Is Not Your Enemy Soirée,”... To Dr. Mayer and the party sponsor — the Consumer Choice Center, which is partly funded by the tobacco industry — the message was urgent. Down the road, delegates from 137 countries were debating whether to crac
New York Times
added Oct 8, 2018 19:59
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[UK] VIDEO: Children Sold Vaping Products

E-cigarettes and vaping liquids are being sold to children online and on the high street, 5 live Investigates has discovered. Trading Standards is investigating after researchers on the programme bought prohibited products online. A 16 year old girl was
BBC Online
added Oct 8, 2018 15:34
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[Switzerland] WHO FCTC COP8 concludes with new strategy to accelerate tobacco control efforts and stronger transparency measures to counter tobacco industry interference

yesterday closed its eighth session (COP8) after adopting a Medium-Term Strategic Framework (MTSF) outlining a new action plan to scale up the global tobacco control agenda over the next few years. The MTSF, also known as the Global Strategy to Accelerat
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Oct 9, 2018 19:35
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VIDEO: Clearing the air: Controversy and cautious hope over vaping

But e-cigarettes are winning over more than just former smokers. In fact, they are gaining cautious support from a growing number of public health experts. In June no less than the American Cancer Society noted that while the long-term effects of e-cigar
CBS News.com
added Oct 8, 2018 20:44
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Swedish Match debuts strong snus styles

The company says the new snus style is “50 percent stronger than regular strength snus, making them the only strong snus products in the U.S. market.” The snus styles are a byproduct of its recent purchase of V2 Tobacco, There will three styles: origin
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Oct 6, 2018 19:06
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GLANTZ: Heated tobacco product regulation under US law and the FCTC

As the FCTC Conference of the Parties and individual countires grapple with how to fit heated tobacco products, such as PMI's IQOS, into existing regulatory regiemes, Lauren Lempert and I just published " Heated tobacco product regulation under US law an
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 6, 2018 19:07
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[UK] Tony Abbott’s former adviser’s role with Philip Morris invisible under lobbying regime

A former senior adviser to Tony Abbott is working as an in-house lobbyist for the tobacco giant Philip Morris, but flaws with the lobbying rules mean he is invisible to the oversight regime covering federal parliament. Murray Cranston was a long-time ad
The Guardian (uk)
added Oct 5, 2018 13:52
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Philip Morris International Recognized as Top Employer in Africa Third Year in a Row

This award recognizes our efforts to provide the right challenges, support, and development to our employees so they can focus on driving our company’s transformation towards a smoke-free future.”
Business Wire
added Oct 13, 2018 15:21
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[Lebanon] AKKAOUI: Smokers’ rhapsody / No longer feeling the burn: an addict’s take on IQOS

my sons are obviously extremely concerned for my health. They’re not alone; I was troubled by these three incidents as well. I need to be more conscientious about my addiction, and the effect it is having on my family. That same week, my brother gifted m
Executive Magazine (lb)
added Oct 6, 2018 14:07
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