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[Africa, Cameroon, Nigeria, South Africa] INVESTIGATION: Tobacco giant, British American Tobacco, caught in intensive smuggling, corporate espionage
Following events in South Africa, the BBC in July 2008 aired a documentary, 'Bannatyne Takes on Tobacco', which looked at BAT's tactics in Africa and revealed that the tobacco multinational was breaking rules in Nigeria, Malawi and Mauritius.
Jul 7, 2012 Premium Times (ng)
added Jul 9, 2012 09:05
This report contains country-specific estimates1 for four indicators: current and daily tobacco smoking and current and daily cigarette smoking, for males and females for the years 2000, 2005, 2010, 2015, 2020 and 2025. Estimates were not calculated fo
Mar 20, 2015 World Health Organization (WHO)
added Mar 20, 2015 12:28
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
The United States government’s proposal on tobacco in the Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations represents a step forward for public health in the international trade community. -- BILL CORR ... it already has a safe harbor in our trade agreements and u
Aug 27, 2013 New York Times
added Aug 26, 2013 23:50
After a spate of tobacco-related policy changes in China and across Asia, governments can only hope that these will be enough to stem the looming health epidemic that threatens to reverse the socioeconomic gains of the past decade.
Aug 22, 2012 Asian Scientist (sg)
added Aug 24, 2012 01:54
The ministry of health and welfare said yesterday that the 5th Conference of the Parties to the World Health Organisation Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) will be held at COEX in southern Seoul from November 12 to 17.
Aug 5, 2012 Asia News Network (ANN) (th)
added Aug 5, 2012 13:37
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
There are concerns a new trade agreement between the US, Australia and several other Pacific nations could weaken Australia's defences against challenges to its planned tobacco packaging laws.
Jun 14, 2012 Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Jun 14, 2012 12:46
[UK] Ten-year jump in life expectancy for rich nations across the world - but the US lags far behind
Tobacco intake showed a surprising variation across nations. Iceland is the only country in which more women smoked than men, but the overall rate of tobacco consumption was among the lowest among rich countries. The largest disparity among OECD nations
Nov 6, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 7, 2015 02:11
Transnational Tobacco Company Interests in Smokeless Tobacco in Europe: Analysis of Internal Industry Documents and Contemporary Industry Materials
BAT's early interest in introducing SLT in Europe was based on the potential for creating an alternative form of tobacco use in light of declining cigarette sales and social restrictions on smoking, with young people a key target. We conclude that by inve
Sep 11, 2013 PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Sep 11, 2013 13:11