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A senior Hertfordshire councillor has stressed that the county council takes its new public health responsibilities "seriously" after it emerged the authority has more than Â£20 million invested in tobacco.
Dec 3, 2013 Watford Observer (uk)
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[UK] BBC U-turn on charity probe: Corporation to screen documentary that alleges millions in donations were invested in tobacco and arms firms
The BBC is to finally screen an investigation ... The probe, which says £150million was invested for eight years before being handed to good causes, is potentially embarrassing for the BBC, which has close ties to Comic Relief.
Dec 2, 2013 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 3, 2013 13:34
It worked for Neil Woodford when he bought tobacco shares: you can find important clues about a company from the way its bond are trading Neil Woodford bought shares in tobacco companies after seeing who owned their bonds Photo: Alamy
Dec 2, 2013 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Dec 2, 2013 15:10
This time it was worries about the Government reviewing the case for plain cigarette packaging that pushed Imperial Tobacco 45p lower to £23.16 and British American Tobacco down 22½p to £32.50½. Today’s decision was unexpected, as it was only in July tha
Nov 29, 2013 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Nov 29, 2013 23:22
If the thought of making money from companies that produce a life-shortening, addictive product fills you with revulsion, there are alternatives.
Nov 29, 2013 Financial Times (uk)
added Nov 29, 2013 22:20
[UK] 'Don't light up' says Hertfordshire County Council, as it invests £24m in British American Tobacco
A ruling Hertfordshire politician has defended the decision to launch a countywide anti-smoking campaign while the council has more than £20 million invested in a tobacco company. The new policy, which describes smoking as “an unacceptable cost to Hertf
Nov 29, 2013 Borehamwood & Elstree Times (uk)
added Nov 29, 2013 22:17
It has emerged Lancashire County Council’s £5.5bn retirement fund, which also covers Blackpool Council, has £33.8m invested in British American Tobacco, £22m in Philip Morris International (also a tobacco company) and £24.4m in drinks company Diageo. Th
Nov 29, 2013 Blackpool Today (uk)
added Nov 29, 2013 22:14
has been able to offset top-line troubles with increased efficiencies and cost savings. In order to achieve this, it has invested heavily in property, plant and equipment via relatively high levels of capital expenditure. Last year the company spent £664
Nov 29, 2013 Motley Fool UK
added Nov 29, 2013 22:09
Wells Fargo held its first E-Cigarette Forum in New York, and yesterday the bank’s analysts sent out a transcript .. one quote that stuck out came from Clive Bates, an independent consultant and former head of anti-tobacco group Action on Smoking and Heal
Nov 26, 2013 Wall Street Journal Blogs
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Meanwhile, Newport menthol cigarettes are the only major brand still seeing volume growth. While there is still a chance the FDA will come down hard on menthol, a taste of Lorillard is worth the risk.
Nov 24, 2013 The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Nov 25, 2013 08:33