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Orange Business Services Extends Contract with Philip Morris International Through 2021

As part of this latest contract extension, Orange Business Services will deliver a range of managed services to 40,000 users worldwide, including a hybrid network and unified communications in more than 400 sites across four continents.
Business Wire
added Oct 27, 2016 19:01
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[Africa] The last white farmers of Zimbabwe

The only crop where output staged a recovery was with flue-cured tobacco, and it was dramatic. From one of the highest ever of 234 million kg in 2000, it crashed to 49 million kg in 2008 as skilled white growers were hounded off their land. Then it surge
POLITICSWEB (za)
added Nov 21, 2016 21:34
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[Switzerland] Human rights experts hear from the Head of the Convention Secretariat

Human rights experts meeting at the Palais des Nations in Geneva heard how the global tobacco control treaty is increasingly relevant to advances in public health and human rights. The United Nations Human Rights Council’s Second Session of the Open-ende
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Nov 3, 2016 21:13
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[Australia, Canada, UK, USA] Cross-country comparison of smokers' reasons for thinking about quitting over time: findings from the International Tobacco Control Four Country Survey (ITC-4C), 2002–2015

Differences in reasons for thinking about quitting exist among smokers in countries with different histories of tobacco control policies. Health concern is consistently the most common reason for quitting and the strongest predictor of future attempts.
Tobacco Control
added Oct 27, 2016 01:17
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[Africa, India, Nigeria] COP7: Group urges measures to hold big tobacco liable

“The outcomes of this year’s Conference of the Parties are poised to mark a turning point for public health.”... “Nigeria and other developing nations targeted by Big Tobacco for marketing of their lethal products now have the opportunity to support the
Premium Times (ng)
added Oct 27, 2016 01:12
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Former Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company Executive Joins 22nd Century

Mr. Zercher previously headed Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company’s international business operations based in Zurich, Switzerland. “International markets are literally crying out for unique and effective ways to reduce the harm from smoking and 22nd Centur
Business Wire
added Oct 26, 2016 14:19
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Online Shops Selling E-Cigarettes to Poland are Committing a Crime

The eSmoking Association asked the Polish Ministry of Health, if the prohibition applies also to foreign retailers. The answer of the Public Health Department of the Ministry of Health is unequivocal: this kind of sales is forbidden, no matter if it is co
PR Newswire
added Oct 26, 2016 14:17
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COMMENTARY ON WHO REPORT ON ELECTRONIC NICOTINE DELIVERY SYSTEMS AND ELECTRONIC NON-NICOTINE DELIVERY SYSTEMS

Overall, the WHO report does not correctly position ENDS primarily as an alternative to smoking and instead focusses excessively on risks of ENDS use without adequately recognising the deep reductions in health risks when a smoker switches to ENDS. The FC
UK Centre for Tobacco & Alcohol Studies (uk)
added Oct 26, 2016 14:11
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Why Smoking Bans Could Help The Environment

Local and global environments are affected by cigarette smoke. One study found that just three cigarettes produce 10 times more air pollution than a diesel engine. In fact, worldwide, cigarette smokers are responsible for as much as 2.8 million tons of c
The Global Dispatch
added Oct 26, 2016 14:03
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[Europe, UK] Is Imperial Brands plc in play after British American Tobacco plc’s bid for Reynolds?

as one of the smallest players in the tobacco space, Imperial Brands appears ripe for the picking by a larger peer. Indeed, the company is less than half the size of London-listed peer British American Tobacco and compared to cigarette behemoth Philip Mo
Motley Fool UK
added Oct 26, 2016 13:29
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