Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with International 15,359 headlines found


[UK] British American Tobacco Suffers Big Hit From Sterling Strength

reported lower profit and revenue for the first half of the year as it was hit hard by the comparative strength of sterling, although sales and profit rose at constant rates as volume declines moderated and it raised tobacco prices and further
Life Style Extra (uk)
added Jul 30, 2014 06:34

[UK] British American Tobacco results hurt by forex

reported lower revenue and profit for the six months ended June 30, hurt by the strong British pound and a slight decline in volume. Excluding the impact of foreign exchange rates, the world's No. 2 tobacco company by sales cited improved market share fo
added Jul 30, 2014 05:46

Universal Corporation Announces Conference Call

will webcast its conference call on August 7, 2014, following the release of its results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2015 after market close on that date. The conference call will begin at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time and will be hosted by Candace C. F
PR Newswire
added Jul 29, 2014 00:43

China set to lose some e-cigarette production

the future of Chinese e-cigarette production has recently been called into question. Quality concerns and the prospect of tougher regulation in the U.S. and Europe have enticed some companies to shift production to developed countries, especially the U.S.
Nikkei Inc. (jp)
added Jul 28, 2014 17:31

[Europe, UK] Longer work hours linked to smoking

People who work long hours find it harder to quit smoking, and those who have quit are more at risk of starting again, according to Loughborough University research. The study also suggests more people are likely to start smoking if the Government ever
Leicester Mercury (uk)
added Jul 28, 2014 11:17

[New Zealand, USA, Florida] Widow's $27b win rattles tobacco bosses

"Tobacco use alone costs the world 1 to 2 per cent of its GDP each year," former New Zealand Prime Minister Helen Clark told the UN this month. Global GDP in 2013 was US$75 trillion, with 1 per cent worth US$575 billion -- more than the GDP of all low-in
New Zealand Herald
added Jul 27, 2014 08:21

[UK] Tobacco – Australia data provides ammunition for plain packaging elsewhere

Alert: Significant drop in smoking rates there likely to be used by UK government as evidence that plain packaging “works”
Citi Research
added Jul 23, 2014 15:47

[Asia-pacific, Philippines] International anti-tobacco group rejects report on illicit trade

Asia-11 Illicit Tobacco Indicator, a report that supposedly details illicit trade in eight Asian countries including the Philippines, was “more myth than fact.” SEATCA called for an outright rejection of the report, saying it was not an independent study
Manila Standard Today (ph)
added Jul 23, 2014 14:01

[Australia] CHAPMAN: Big Tobacco's smoke and mirrors won't work this time

Despite overwhelming evidence, Big Tobacco just won't admit plain packaging has drastically reduced smoking rates. Thankfully, their hollow denials now lack any impact, writes Simon Chapman.... Like Monty Python's Black Knight talking about "just a flesh
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Jul 23, 2014 13:06

[Europe] Poland to challenge EU menthol cigarette ban

Poland is appealing to the European Court of Justice this week against EU legislation that will see menthol and other flavoured tobacco products banned by 2016.
Polskie Radio (pl)
added Jul 22, 2014 13:30
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines