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Nicotine content in cigarettes sold in Kenya, Africa market higher than in Western countries

More worrying is the new trend where youngsters are smoking shisha, which is 10 times more harmful as compared to cigarettes. The nicotine found in cigarettes in African countries is 25 per cent more concentrated than the ones sold in Western countries,
The Standard (ke)
added Nov 28, 2017 21:46
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iQOS: Helping Philip Morris Focus On A Smoke-Free Future

The company's momentum continues to grow behind a full-scale effort to market smoke-free products that can ultimately replace cigarettes, after a successful iQOS launch, which has converted four million adult smokers to the new product...smokers are looki
NASDAQ
added Nov 30, 2017 21:47
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[Ethiopia, Tanzania] JEW: Tobacco hurts more than your lungs – it damages the communities that grow it

There are few crops people can grow in rural Tanzania to make money and the dominant one is tobacco
The Independent (uk)
added Nov 29, 2017 15:52
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Tobacco Companies Forced to Admit That Smoking Is Deadly

The ads are coming at time when tobacco companies are resorting to a variety of measures to thwart progress in smoking cessation and reduction. Philip Morris International, for example, is trying to rebrand itself as part of the solution by funding the F
Medical Tribune
added Nov 29, 2017 15:18
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Philip Morris International Welcomes Strong Interest for PMI IMPACT

PMI IMPACT, its global initiative to support third party projects dedicated to fighting illegal trade and related crimes, received 157 expressions of interest for its second funding round. The applications come from a range of government agencies, public
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Nov 28, 2017 19:14
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[Nigeria] U.S. Court tightens noose on tobacco usage as companies intensify campaign in Africa

Mr. Oluwafemi noted that PMI’s training of journalists in Kenya was a continuation of its orchestrated misinformation campaign and attempt to “buy media influence” and silence rising public support for effective tobacco control laws across Africa. “Gover
Premium Times (ng)
added Nov 28, 2017 18:11
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[Asia, Asia-pacific] Tobacco Industry Interference Index (PDF)

Summary Findings:... •While Philippines and Thailand have instituted concrete measures to prevent or reduce tobacco industry interference, there is not much improvement across the region. Many countries still have not implemented a procedure for disclosin
Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance (SEATCA) (th)
added Nov 28, 2017 16:53
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[Asia-pacific] Blow to tobacco control treaty as industry wins tax fight in south-east Asia

The powerful tobacco lobby last year stopped proposed cigarette tax increases in Malaysia and Indonesia, while Vietnam waived all duties on dried tobacco imports from Cambodia, the Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance said in a report released on Mond
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Nov 28, 2017 16:56
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PAX Collaborates with Celebrated Artists to Create Special Laser-Engraved Devices for the Holidays

premium vaporizers for dry herb and concentrates, today announced a partnership with three San Francisco-based artists to produce limited edition designs for the matte black PAX 3 and PAX Era. Muralist APEXER, designer and illustrator Jayde Fish, and pain
PR Newswire
added Nov 28, 2017 16:39
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The VPA urges South African Vapers to make their voices heard

As South Africa’s National Council Against Smoking is urging the government to extend the local Tobacco Act to include e-cigarettes, the Vapour Products Association of South Africa (VPA), is urging South African vapers to speak up in favour of the produc
Vaping Post (ch)
added Nov 28, 2017 16:34
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