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[Asia-pacific, Indonesia] Fate of tobacco bill continues to hang in balance

A Cabinet meeting on Tuesday failed to reach an agreement on killing the House of Representatives’ initiative to deliberate a controversial tobacco bill, with President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo instructing his ministers to find a solution that would be good
Jakarta Post (id)
added Mar 17, 2017 18:55
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UN agency shelves vote on ties with Big Tobacco

International Labor Organization, which has taken millions of dollars in funding from Big Tobacco, has shelved a decision about whether to cut ties with the industry. The ILO body voted Wednesday to delay until November a decision about whether to join o
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 15, 2017 22:12
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THE FLAVOR TRAP How Tobacco Companies Are Luring Kids with Candy-Flavored E-Cigarettes and Cigars (PDF)

This report documents the widespread availability of these flavored other tobacco products and the scientific evidence demonstrating that flavors play a critical role in the popularity of these products among youth. These flavored products are undermin
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 15, 2017 15:20
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Booming Market of Candy-Flavored E-Cigarettes and Cigars Threatens to Hook a New Generation of Kids, New Report Warns

“Tobacco products simply shouldn’t be sold in flavors that appeal to kids, let alone in thousands of flavors that make them seem fun and harmless,” said Matthew L. Myers, President of the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids. “When you see a gummy bear e-cigar
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 15, 2017 15:13
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[Michigan] “Kick Butts Day” focuses on tobacco industry

Today is “National Kick Butts Day”. Besides having a colorful name the day is dedicated to encouraging activism against the tobacco industry and nicotine addiction in the United States.
WLNS 6 News (Lansing, MI)
added Mar 15, 2017 14:36
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VIDEO: Your 90-second guide to BAT

this 90-second animation is a quick and simple introduction to our business – our performance, our products, our people and our strategy. Blended together, we believe they provide a winning mix which enables us to, year-on-year, deliver today while inves
British American Tobacco (BAT)
added Jul 4, 2017 18:40
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Study explores alarming threat of emerging Asian tobacco companies to global health

Lee and her team are the first to study the global business strategies of Asian tobacco companies, recently published in a special issue of Global Public Health entitled, "The Emergence of Asian Tobacco Companies: Implications for Global Health Governanc
News-Medical.net
added Mar 14, 2017 16:39
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New Sustainability Report shows how BAT is responding to a changing world

“We have always done our utmost to uphold high standards, openly engage with our stakeholders and work to strengthen our approach to align to their expectations. “We’re taking everything we’ve learned over the years into the development of more global i
British American Tobacco (BAT)
added Mar 14, 2017 16:31
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how tobacco companies have used women’s history and equality struggles to sell cigarettes

“you’ve come a long way, baby.” That Virginia Slims cigarette slogan debuted in 1968 and spread across ads featuring modern, stylish women...Here, we rounded up 10 examples from the early to late 20th century.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Mar 14, 2017 01:25
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[Asia-pacific] Japan’s tobacco lobby fires up as government pushes ahead with tougher smoking laws

Establishments can build a separate smoking room under the latest proposal. And places with less than 30 sq. meters of floor space would not be affected by the restrictions — excluding a huge number of establishments in space-challenged Japan.
Japan Times (jp)
added Mar 13, 2017 13:51
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