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[Australia] BRINKLEY: Big Tobacco Wants to do to Foreigners What it has Done to Americans

Wouldn’t that be ironic – paying damages to a corporation whose products damage people’s health? A corporation that was, along with other American tobacco companies, found guilty of fraudulently covering up the health risks...McConnell and other legislato
Forbes
added Dec 17, 2014 05:26
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BRICS Tobacco Market Outlook to 2018 - Rising Consumption of Low Tar Cigarettes to Drive Growth

provides a comprehensive analysis of the various aspects such as the market size of cigar, cigarettes, beedis, smokeless tobacco segments in BRICS Tobacco market and future outlook of the industry. The report also covers the market shares of major players
Research and Markets (ie)
added Dec 17, 2014 00:47
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[Asia] India, Bangladesh have 80 percent smokeless tobacco users

80 percent of more than 300 million consumers of smokeless tobacco in 70 countries belong to India and Bangladesh, a report on the global use of smokeless tobacco has claimed.
Zee News (in)
added Dec 16, 2014 07:09
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SmokelessTobacco and Public Health: A Global Perspective (PDF)

• Smokeless tobacco use is a global problem that is present in at least 70 low-, middle-, and high-income countries and affects more than 300 million people. The greatest burden from ST use is in the South-East Asia Region, which experiences the highe
Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
added Dec 16, 2014 07:04
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[Asia, India] New Report: Smokeless Tobacco Use is an Overlooked Global Scourge with a Huge Public Health Toll

This report reminds us that efforts to reduce the deadly consequences of tobacco use around the world must include smokeless tobacco. The report, 2014 Smokeless Tobacco and Public Health: A Global Perspective, was released today by the U.S. Centers for D
PR Newswire
added Dec 16, 2014 06:57
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Obama ‘Much More Optimistic’ on Finalizing TPP; Pritzker Seeks Ex-Im Renewal, TPA Bills Frid

a “big bugaboo,” namely tobacco companies suing poorer countries to make sure that anti-smoking legislation is banned, or pursuing prolonged litigation so smaller countries cave. “Those are issues that I think can be negotiated,”
Bloomberg BNA (Bureau of National Affairs)
added Dec 14, 2014 14:25
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Obama 'more optimistic' about Pacific trade deal

Obama…said one "big bugaboo" was a concern that tobacco companies could use the deal to sue poorer countries ... said he was optimistic negotiators could find a way that tobacco companies could abide by local safety rules by ensuring the laws "are not bei
The Hill
added Dec 14, 2014 14:22
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[Asia-pacific] YOKOMIZO: RE: E-cigarettes and the API community

First, I would like to make clear APPEAL’s position that e-cigarettes and other electronic devices designed to feed nicotine addiction should be regulated, just as traditional nicotine addiction devices, like tobacco cigarettes, are regulated.
Northwest Asian Weekly
added Dec 5, 2014 15:34
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[Mid-east] The global epidemiology of waterpipe smoking [FREE FULL TEXT]

Conclusions Waterpipe smoking has become a global public health problem. Developing surveillance, intervention and regulatory/policy frameworks specific to the waterpipe has become a public health priority.
Tobacco Control
added Dec 5, 2014 11:14
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Determinants and prevalence of e-cigarette use throughout the European Union: a secondary analysis of 26 566 youth and adults from 27 Countries

findings underscore the need to evaluate the potential long term impact of e-cigarette use on consumer health, cessation and nicotine addiction and formulate a European framework for e-cigarette regulation within the revised EU Tobacco Product Directive.
Tobacco Control
added Dec 5, 2014 11:12
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