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[Fiji, Oceania] High demand for illicit tobacco

Today the OCO and WHO signed a memorandum of understanding to work together in sharing information and ideas relevant to preventing and eliminating illicit tobacco trade.
Fiji Broadcasting Corporation (FBC) (fj)
added Mar 31, 2017 18:24

[Japan] Latest clinical research confirms that IQOS reduces smoker exposure to select harmful chemicals as compared to cigarette smoke

Conducted in Japan over a three-month period by the well-known clinical research organization, the Osaki Hospital Tokyo Heart Center, the study showed that smokers who switched to IQOS: Reduced their exposure to 15 harmful chemicals to levels that approa
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Mar 27, 2017 15:31

Daily chart / Why smoking is still so widespread

Turkey was the sole country to have followed the WHO's recommendations on all five measures...The Lancet study makes it clear that the governments of countries where smoking is still popular largely have themselves to blame.
The Economist
added Mar 27, 2017 14:51

Perceptions and Experiences with Flavored Non-Menthol Tobacco Products: A Systematic Review of Qualitative Studies

Given that many countries have not yet banned flavors in tobacco products, these findings add to existing research on why individuals use flavored tobacco products and how they perceive harm in flavored tobacco products, providing further support for bann
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
added Apr 29, 2017 14:28

[Asia-pacific] UN Special Rapporteur to visit Indonesia for first time

Indonesia’s average life expectancy is 71 years, significantly lower than its neighbours, Malaysia (77), Australia (84) and Singapore (85). Smoking takes a major toll on the nation’s health, with rates of children’s smoking said to be “out of control.”
Asian (Hybrid News Ltd)
added Mar 25, 2017 17:09

[Europe, Germany] InterTabac Internationale Fachmesse für Tabakwaren & Raucherbedarf [InterTabac International Trade Fair for Tobacco & Smoking]

As the world's largest trade fair for tobacco products and smoking, we are committed to a responsible approach to the topic.
InterTabac (de)
added Mar 23, 2017 18:10

[New York] Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) Calls Shareholder Meeting

it is holding the 2017 Annual Meeting of Shareholders of PMI at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at the Empire State Ballroom, Grand Hyatt New York, 109 East 42nd Street, New York, New York, U.S.A., for the following purpose:
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Mar 23, 2017 14:46

Smoking Rates Drop After Global Tobacco Treaty

After 180 countries agreed to a global tobacco control treaty in 2005, there was a 2.5 percent decrease in smoking worldwide during the next decade, a new study shows. All of the participating countries agreed to the World Health Organization Framework C
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 23, 2017 01:54

Treaty slows global tobacco use by 2.5%: WHO

Since the signing of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control in 2005 smoking has decreased in 90 countries, stayed the same in 12, and increased in 24
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Mar 22, 2017 16:51

Philip Morris International Announces €300 Million Investment in Smoke-Free Product Manufacturing Facility in Greece

to convert the cigarette factory of Papastratos, PMI’s affiliate in Greece, into a manufacturing plant for the tobacco sticks to be used with its smoke-free product IQOS. These tobacco sticks are currently commercialized as Heets or HeatSticks.
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Mar 22, 2017 14:07
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