Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with International 17,829 headlines found

6 Views

[Asia-pacific] Brunei, Philippines curb tobacco industry interference

Philippines and Brunei lead their ASEAN peers in efforts to put a check on tobacco industry interference in health governance matters. According to the Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance’s (SEATCA) Tobacco Industry Interference Index, the Philippines
Customs Today (pk)
added Sep 19, 2016 15:23
11 Views

[Asia-pacific, Philippines] WHO warns of intensified tobacco industry interference

In a statement, the WHO said there is a need for member-states to be more vigilant against efforts of the tobacco industry to water down tobacco control programs. “This is a busy time and a challenging moment. The tobacco industry is intensifying its eff
Cebu City Sun Star (ph)
added Sep 19, 2016 15:22
5 Views

[Europe] Illicit trade in tobacco rises by 28 per cent, €10m in lost revenue

This was the main finding of an EU-wide report that will be discussed at the seventh session of the Conference of the Parties (COP7) which will be held in India in November. The meeting will bring together the World Health Organisation Framework Conventi
Times of Malta (mt)
added Sep 19, 2016 15:15
4 Views

Canny marketing makes cigarettes hot property

tobacco companies have also proved remarkably innovative in the face of apparently existential threats. Chewing tobacco sales have been creeping up. The market in ecigarettes, which heat tobacco fluid rather than burning cured leaves, is rapidly growing a
Financial Times (uk)
added Sep 18, 2016 23:04
6 Views

VIDEO: A Billion Lives - Official Trailer (4K UltraHD)

one of the most contentious health debates in the history of public health is raging among smokers and former smokers who use vapor technology, government regulators who benefit from cigarette sales, and the powerful pharmaceutical industry. It’s the m
You Tube
added Sep 15, 2016 23:12
5 Views

Tugg And Gathr Face Competition From A New Cinema-On-Demand Platform

Another new title is A Billion Lives, Aaron Biebert’s documentary about the raging debate over the vapor technology which doctors, scientists and major international health bodies hope will save the lives...Doepel and his team are releasing the film wor
Forbes
added Sep 15, 2016 23:10
2 Views

Philip Morris International Welcomes Broad Interest for PMI IMPACT; New Global Initiative to Fight Smuggling and Related Crimes Receives over 200 Project Proposals in First Funding Round

its new global funding initiative for third party projects dedicated to fighting smuggling and related crimes, has exceeded expectations with more than 200 expressions of interest submitted in the first funding round. PMI has pledged USD 100 million for t
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Sep 15, 2016 22:11
5 Views

Regulation of electronic cigarettes

Regulation of electronic cigarettes varies across countries and states, ranging from no regulation to banning them entirely.[1] Others have introduced strict restrictions and some have regulated them as medicines such as in the UK.[2] As of 2015, around
Wikipedia
added Sep 15, 2016 17:35
1 View

[Europe] Impact of laws restricting the sale of tobacco to minors on adolescent smoking and perceived obtainability of cigarettes: an intervention-control pre-post study of 19 EU countries†

Laws prohibiting the sales of tobacco to minors in Europe do not appear to be associated with a reduction in adolescent smoking rates, but lower the perceived obtainability of cigarettes irrespective of their socioeconomic position.
Wiley Online Library
added Sep 15, 2016 02:21
4 Views

Fitch Rates Altria's Senior Notes Offering 'BBB+'; Outlook Stable

--The secular cigarette decline in the U.S., typically in the range of 3% to 4% per year, decelerated to less than 1% during 2015, but will likely return closer to historical levels by 2017. --Altria should continue to generate strong EBITDA margins in
Business Wire
added Sep 14, 2016 13:32
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines