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Dr Reilly wrote to Finance Minister Michael Noonan last month after being informed that the State has investments worth €10m in tobacco companies through the National Pension Reserve Fund (NPRF). The Dublin North TD and former Health Minister highlighte
Mar 9, 2015 Irish Independent (ie)
added Mar 9, 2015 11:19
The Government was yesterday accused of double standards and ‘complete hypocrisy’ in its fight against tobacco after it emerged that the State has multimillion-euro investments in the tobacco industry.
Mar 7, 2015 Irish Examiner (ie)
added Mar 8, 2015 22:42
The NPRF is already precluded from investing in armaments. There is no reason why this list can't be extended. Some of the most successful national pension funds, such as that in Norway, operate quite profitably under strong ethical investment principles.
Mar 7, 2015 Irish Independent (ie)
added Mar 8, 2015 22:42
Altria has other opportunities for growth beyond cigarettes, including cigars, snuff, a stake in SABMiller, and e-cigarettes. However, those businesses are still dwarfed...its core business is rock-solid, dividends will keep rising, and its smaller segme
Mar 5, 2015 Motley Fool
added Mar 10, 2015 16:27
Dear Shareholders: I think sometimes about those who invested in tobacco company stock when those giant companies first went public. Fortunes were realized in those investments. According to some analysts, our new industry, electronic cigarettes, will o
Mar 5, 2015 PR Newswire
added Mar 5, 2015 16:34
Strong stock performance relative to comps due to lower exposure to emerging markets’ currency headwinds.... Reynolds/Lorillard deal creates an oligopoly in the US market; Imperial Tobacco to benefit from price increases and operational savings.
Mar 5, 2015 Seeking Alpha blog network
added Mar 5, 2015 11:38
expiration of its previously announced cash tender offer for any and all of its senior unsecured 9.700% Notes due 2018 (the “Notes”). The terms and conditions of the tender offer are described in the Offer to Purchase, dated February 26, 2015, the related
Mar 5, 2015 Business Wire
added Mar 5, 2015 10:59
But there is a silver lining ... A common Goods and Services Tax (GST) is set for implementation from 1 April 2016. Reports had indicated that tobacco products will be part of GST. That may eliminate distortions created by arbitrary state levies on cigare
Mar 1, 2015 livemint.com (in)
added Mar 7, 2015 18:53
Stocks of Godfrey Phillips India were down by 1.90 per cent, while VST Industries fell by 0.86 per cent on the BSE. Finance minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday came down heavily on smokers and tobacco consumers with a steep increase in excise duty.
Feb 28, 2015 PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Mar 8, 2015 15:39
It might seem that Big Tobacco is merely cannibalizing its existing sales by putting out such products. But it might be something of a bet on the future, too. “Heat not burn” vaporizers can just as easily be used to smoke marijuana as tobacco. And they a
Feb 28, 2015 Columbia (MO) Tribune
added Feb 28, 2015 20:16