Headlines Tagged with International — 19,462 headlines found
Kosovo has adopted a comprehensive tobacco control law in line with the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC). The measures include: 100% smoke-free indoor public places, workplaces, and public transportation, as well as specified outdo
May 8, 2013 World Health Organization (WHO)
added May 9, 2013 13:39
it has touched off a war being fought in domestic courts, at a Geneva-based agency that enforces world trade treaties, and through obscure arbitration panels working out of organizations such as the World Bank. Anti-smoking activists regard Australia’s n
Oct 29, 2013 Washington Post
added Oct 30, 2013 14:34
Anton Stanaj, a Montenegrin business owner and convicted cigarette-smuggling kingpin, was killed Friday in Sudan, allegedly murdered in his hotel room.
Mar 12, 2013 Reporting on Organized Crime and Corruption (ROCC) Project
added Mar 16, 2013 13:39
The eHealth - Cigarette is currently subject to a European Safety Recall because the brand’s charger unit could give users an electric shock and overheat, while its labelling has also been ruled inadequate.
Jun 22, 2012 York Press (uk)
added Jun 22, 2012 15:06
[Australia, Australia and Oceania, Fiji, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands] ARCHIVE: Philip Morris Limited submission on a new Pacific trade and economic agreement (PDF)
PML faces tax and excise discrimination which impedes our ability to effectively compete in a number of markets. Fiji – tariff and excise barriers – unequal treatment of imported tobacco products, contrary to Fiji’s WTO obligations and GATT rules.
Jul 1, 2009 Australia Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (au)
added May 19, 2013 11:37
Strong stock performance relative to comps due to lower exposure to emerging markets’ currency headwinds.... Reynolds/Lorillard deal creates an oligopoly in the US market; Imperial Tobacco to benefit from price increases and operational savings.
Mar 5, 2015 Seeking Alpha blog network
added Mar 5, 2015 11:38
Philip Morris International Inc. announced Wednesday that it is partnering with two U.S. tobacco leaf suppliers to buy its tobacco rather than working directly with farmers.
Nov 5, 2014 AP - Associated Press
added Nov 6, 2014 10:38
if the concern of ITGA and tobacco farmers is that the FCTC will take away farmers' livelihood . . . If the concern of WHO FCTC is to reduce the burden of tobacco use, and prevent the death of millions of users and make plans for better alternative to t
Jul 10, 2012 Africa News (nl)
added Jul 10, 2012 14:51
Two papers in PLoS Medicine this week highlight again the tactics used by the tobacco industry when attempts are made to regulate them.
Jun 26, 2012 PLOS Blogs
added Jun 27, 2012 13:37
Back in 2001, Canada became the very first country in the world to add pictorial warnings to its cigarette packets. Over the past decade, countless other governments followed suit in an attempt to discourage their citizens from smoking. By 2014, the num
Dec 1, 2014 Forbes
added Dec 2, 2014 07:54