Headlines Tagged with International — 19,163 headlines found
Allegations of corruption, theft and conspiracy swirl over anti-tobacco legislation — and the tobacco industry swears it’s the good guy.
Oct 25, 2012 GlobalPost
added Oct 26, 2012 15:56
Michael Siegel notes that the World Health Organization is urging countries to ban electronic cigarettes because they "undermine the denormalization of tobacco use." True, they do not contain tobacco, and using them does not involve inhaling any combusti
Oct 26, 2012 Reason Magazine
added Oct 26, 2012 15:55
Protecting the World From Secondhand Tobacco Smoke Exposure: Where Do We Stand and Where Do We Go From Here?
Introduction: Article 8 of the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control mandates all signatory countries to “protect citizens from exposure to tobacco smoke in workplaces, public transport and indoor public places.”
Oct 15, 2012 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 22, 2012 13:47
Philip Morris is Europe’s largest cigarette manufacturer and Eastern Europe, Africa, and the Middle East account for approximately a third of its global sales. However, the company has run into several problems in Europe. First, the world’s second-large
Oct 18, 2012 Wall St. Cheat Sheet
added Oct 19, 2012 03:17
According to the fourth edition of the Tobacco Atlas, put out by the American Cancer Society and the World Lung Foundation, tobacco use is the single most preventable cause of death in the world.
Oct 15, 2012 IPS (Inter Press Service)
added Oct 16, 2012 02:33
EU directives to changes in cigarette packaging and sale will hit Polish Treasury coffers, says Poland's National Association of Tobacco Producers.
Sep 18, 2012 Polskie Radio (pl)
added Sep 20, 2012 14:29
Malta is one of 15 European countries which will be launching a website to inform the public about harmful and toxic additives used by the tobacco industry to make cigarettes more attractive. This project is the brainchild of the RIVM and the German Can
Sep 14, 2012 Times of Malta (mt)
added Sep 14, 2012 08:44
Jill Stark writes that the tobacco industry's saviour is the Asia-Pacific region. And our correspondents in the region report on the millions, including children, who are taking up the habit each year.
Aug 26, 2012 Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Aug 26, 2012 20:15
Once a country implements a tobacco-control measure, it becomes easier for other countries to do the same, Rob Cunningham, a senior policy analyst at the Canadian Cancer Society in Ottawa, said in an e-mail. Canada was the first to make pictorial health
Aug 16, 2012 Bloomberg News
added Aug 17, 2012 03:27
So we wanted to highlight three studies published in June that, taken together, reinforce the urgent need to stop cigarette companies marketing their deadly wares. The first two studies show how tobacco companies manipulated national and international p
Aug 9, 2012 Huffington Post (blog)
added Aug 12, 2012 18:50