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[Latin America, South America/Caribbean] More government action needed to reverse the smoking epidemic in the Americas

The report provides the most up-to-date picture of the smoking epidemic in PAHO's 35 Member States 10 years after the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) took effect. According to the report, only half the population of the Americas (the i
Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)
added May 20, 2016 23:02
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[Europe] 10 key changes for tobacco products sold in the EU(*)

1) Larger and mandatory pictorial health warnings / 2) Ban on cigarettes and RYO with characterising flavours / 3) Replacement of TNCO labelling / 4) No more promotional or misleading packages / 5) Mandatory electronic reporting on ingredients / 6) Safety
Europa - European Commission
added May 20, 2016 20:02
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[Europe] Smoking in the EU - revised tobacco directive in force

The new directive, which enters in force in all EU countries on Friday 20 May, sets more stringent rules regarding tobacco and related products. Some of the new rules aim to make smoking less attractive for young people by banning cigarettes and rollin
EUbusiness
added May 20, 2016 18:35
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[Europe, UK] SNOWDON: How the EU's Tobacco Products Directive has pushed e-cigarettes into the dark

The tobacco advertising ban was based on the dubious assumption that cigarette advertising makes people start smoking, but even if the same were true of e-cigarette advertising, it is not obvious that this would be a bad thing when you consider that the
City A.M. (uk)
added May 20, 2016 18:35
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[Europe, UK] New tobacco laws comes into effect with standardised packaging and no menthol cigarettes

A new EU law has come into effect that will change the way people buy cigarettes and other tobacco products. From today, tobacco companies must sell cigarettes with the branding on the packaging restricted to a standard size, font and colour All packs
The Independent (uk)
added May 20, 2016 18:35
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[Australia, Hong Kong] AWARD ON JURISDICTION AND ADMISSIBILITY (PDF) (198pp)

the Tribunal concludes that the commencement of treaty-based investor-State arbitration constitutes an abuse of right (or abuse of process) when an investor has changed its corporate structure to gain the protection of an investment treaty at a point i
Permanent Court of Arbitration (nl)
added May 20, 2016 16:23
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[Australia] Philip Morris Asia Limited (Hong Kong) c. Le Commonwealth d’Australie (PDF)

The initiation of this arbitration deriving their year abuse of rights...As It Was the carried out for the main, if not sole, purpose of Gaining Treaty protection. Accordingly, the claims raised in this arbitration are unacceptable and the Tribunal is pre
Permanent Court of Arbitration (nl)
added May 20, 2016 15:40
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PCA Press Release: Philip Morris Asia Limited v. The Commonwealth of Australia

Please see the attached press release by the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) in the arbitration commenced by Philip Morris Asia Limited against The Commonwealth of Australia, concerning the publication of the Tribunal’s Award on Jurisdiction and Adm
Permanent Court of Arbitration (nl)
added May 20, 2016 15:34
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[Europe] EU health chief compares tobacco deaths with terrorism

Andriukaitis wondered “Why we don’t see headlines, why we are so blind, so silent” in Europe concerning tobacco...“Two terrorist attacks in Brussels are very dangerous, but of course 700,000 premature deaths are also very dangerous,” he said referring to
EurActiv
added May 20, 2016 14:30
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[Europe] Only 11 of 28 EU nations meet anti-smoking reform deadline

The European Union says that only 11 of 28 nations have fully adopted tough anti-smoking rules that were approved two years ago and have a Friday deadline. Legislation was supposed to be enacted at national level following the long transition period, but
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 20, 2016 13:37
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