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These Are the World’s Cheapest Places for Drugs, Booze and Cigarettes

Drugs, drinks and cigarettes are most affordable in Luxembourg In Japan, New Zealand and Australia vice basket tops $1,000 Bloomberg’s Vice Index Lists Cheapest Place to Buy Booze, Cigarettes
Bloomberg News
added Apr 4, 2018 20:11
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The WHO FCTC Secretariat briefring about the funding of ILO projects by the tobacco industry

addressed the concerns of the Convention Secretariat about the funding of ILO projects by the tobacco industry and shared the view of the Secretariat from the perspective of the provisions of the WHO FCTC and its guidelines related to preventing tobacco i
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Apr 4, 2018 16:43
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The Convention Secretariat’s engagement during the 17th World Conference on Tobacco or Health

The Secretariat of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control ... The busy week will also include a Convention Secretariat booth located at the Exhibition Area. March 7 will see the Plenary Opening session of the 17th WCTOH in which Dr Vera Luiza
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Apr 4, 2018 16:42
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Gender issues at the core of tobacco control

Tobacco growing requires specially high levels of pesticides and fertilizers. In low and middle income countries (LMICs), tobacco farmers, who are mainly women, are subjected to the risks of exposure to tobacco products given the poor working conditions.
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Apr 4, 2018 16:41
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[South Africa] 10 March 2018: the WHO FCTC Knowledge Hubs adopted a statement on the Foundation for a Smoke-free World

"We will not seek or accept funding from or otherwise collaborate with the Foundation or any of its officers, agents or representatives. · We will not collaborate on projects or activities that receive funding or other support from the Foundation. ''
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Apr 4, 2018 16:40
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[South Africa] WHO’s Director-General flagged three ways to control the tobacco epidemic

During the 17th World Conference on Tobacco or Health (WCTOH 2018), Dr Tedros, Director-General of the WHO, opened the plenary with a remarkable speech where he stressed that global tobacco control efforts are gaining accelerated momentum but there is mu
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Apr 4, 2018 16:39
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Smoke-Free Certified Hotels Announced

Global Wellness Council (GWC) announces... "Travelers around the world are becoming more conscious about their accommodation. Staying in a completely smoke-free hotel is fast-becoming a must, even among smokers. Via the Smoke-Free Certified™ program, we a
Business Insider
added Apr 2, 2018 22:43
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[Europe] Italy sentences leaders of black market cigarette ring

A criminal court in the northern Italian city of Turin has sentenced several individuals to prison and ordered the seizure of millions of euros worth of assets as part of a major trans-national tobacco contraband case that has involved law enforcement off
New Europe
added Mar 31, 2018 14:13
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[Europe] EU takes aim at U.S. ag, textile, tobacco products in response to steel, aluminum tariffs

The European Union is proposing new tariffs on U.S. agriculture, textile, tobacco and a host of other products in response to the Trump administration’s plan to impose tariffs on imports of steel and aluminum.
World Trade Online [Inside U.S. Trade]
added Mar 30, 2018 19:42
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VIDEO: Tobacco firms may own the e-cig market this year

Giant tobacco companies are making big moves to dominate the competing e-cigarette industry.
Blasting News (ch)
added Mar 30, 2018 19:00
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