Headlines Tagged with International — 15,661 headlines found
In practice, the threat of action can have a handcuffing effect....In New Zealand, action on plain packaging of cigarettes has already been delayed; we're waiting because a tobacco company is suing Australia.
Oct 31, 2014 New Zealand Herald
added Oct 31, 2014 19:52
Now for the good news. Many governments are fighting back against the Big Tobacco onslaught, with Malaysia taking a lead role on two important fronts: the Tobacco Control Convention and the TPPA.
Oct 28, 2014 Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance (SEATCA) (th)
added Oct 31, 2014 18:55
[Australia] VIDEO: Big Tobacco uses Investor Clauses to Defend its Killer Products: Senator Richard Di Natale
Oct 30, 2014 You Tube
added Oct 31, 2014 12:09
informs its stockholders its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended September 30, 2014 has been filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”).
Oct 31, 2014 Philip Morris International (ch)
added Oct 31, 2014 11:25
Tobacco profit growth in Europe will be more subdued than previously predicted as smokers switch to cheaper brands and tighter regulations turn people away from lighting up, according to Moody’s Investors Service.
Oct 28, 2014 Bloomberg News
added Oct 30, 2014 14:23
Altria and its subsidiaries continue to be subject to litigation, including risks associated with adverse jury and judicial determinations, courts reaching conclusions at variance with the companies’ understanding of applicable law, bonding requirements i
Oct 30, 2014 Altria Group, Inc.
added Oct 30, 2014 14:11
will webcast its conference call on November 6, 2014, following the release of its results for the second 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
Oct 27, 2014 PR Newswire
added Oct 30, 2014 14:09
did not discuss how a potential agreement would handle tobacco regulations during two weeks of meetings in Australia, although U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman this week acknowledged that it remains a divisive issue.
Oct 30, 2014 World Trade Online [Inside U.S. Trade]
added Oct 30, 2014 13:10
the chilling effect ISDS clauses can have on a government’s willingness to regulate. Canada withdrew a proposal for plain packaging of tobacco...The ISDS clause in the TPP would sell-out the national interest for the benefit of foreign corporations. But
Oct 30, 2014 MacroBusiness (au)
added Oct 30, 2014 13:09
[Canada] KUKASWADIA: Public health agencies should prioritize public health based on evidence, not fear
4,922 people have died worldwide from Ebola. In Canada alone, 37,000 died in 2011 due to tobacco use...480,000 Americans died in 2010 from tobacco...tobacco kills more people than Ebola every three days. So yes, cigarettes are scarier than Ebola
Oct 30, 2014 PLOS Blogs
added Oct 30, 2014 13:02