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[Ireland] There’s now THREE tobacco giants who aren’t happy with the Government at all

Philip Morris, Imperial Tobacco, and Japan Tobacco Limited have all sent legal letters to the Government on the issue, threatening varying levels of action, Minister for Children James Reilly has said. The latest, Philip Morris, has written regarding the
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Mar 11, 2015 11:11
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[Ireland] Senator calls for 99% tax on tobacco profits amid legal threat

A leading oncologist and Senator has called for a 99% tax on the profits of tobacco companies - if they pursue their threats of legal action against the State.... Professor John Crown has welcomed the news, and said the Government should do more to chall
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Feb 18, 2015 20:39
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Philip Morris Braces For Ireland's Tobacco Plain Packaging Legislation

Ireland’s effort at plain packaging legislation has received vociferous support from Prof Mike Daube, a key figure in Australia’s similar effort. Australia’s cigarette plain packaging law, which came into effect in December 2013, is supposed to be the mo
Trefis
added Oct 8, 2014 14:49
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[Ireland, UK] Roll up, roll up! Marlboro launches RYO variant

PML UK and Ireland marketing director Zoe Smith commented: “This is the most exciting news from the Marlboro brand in many years and we will be fully supporting the launch of Marlboro Gold Original rolling tobacco nationally across all channels. The rolli
Wholesale News (Federation of Wholesale Distributors) (uk)
added Sep 3, 2014 10:54
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[Ireland] Big tobacco left gasping: But the power of addiction means it's a noxious weed that's hard to kill

The widow of a man who couldn't kick the habit despite many attempts was awarded a staggering $23.6bn in compensation for his 1996 death.... The power of addiction over even the most sobering common sense is the entire sorry story of tobacco. Like deadly
Irish Independent (ie)
added Jul 28, 2014 20:58
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[Australia, Europe, Ireland] Big Tobacco's Lawsuits Of Mass Destruction

If Big Tobacco’s ongoing legal onslaught against the Australian government is intended to intimidate other countries considering plain-packaging laws, it’s not working. Not according to the architect of Ireland’s incoming plain-pack scheme, at least. “I
The Global Mail (au)
added Dec 2, 2013 15:03
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[Ireland] Government to introduce new legislation to discourage youths smoking

The Minister for Health Dr. James Reilly will launch the 'Tobacco Free Ireland' document which will include up to 60 recommendations. It is hoped the scheme will lead to an overall generation of young people who do not smoke by 2025.
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Oct 3, 2013 04:20
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[Egypt, Ireland] Al Qaeda rocket blows lid on IRA cigarette cargo

A ROCKET fired by al Qaeda at a massive container ship blew the lid off a multi-million euro illegal cigarette operation run by a millionaire businessman with links to Provo chief Thomas 'Slab' Murphy, the Sunday Independent has learnt.
Irish Independent (ie)
added Sep 25, 2013 05:14
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[Ireland] Revenue rejects cigarette survey

The Revenue Commissioners have rejected as inaccurate a survey claiming illegal cigarette consumption in Ireland has risen to 28.2 per cent. Latest available figures from Revenue and the Tobacco Control Unit of the Department of Health, put illicit cons
Irish Times (ie)
added Feb 25, 2013 02:03
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[Ireland] New warnings for cigarette packets

Graphic picture warnings on cigarette packets will be introduced from February 1st
Irish Times (ie)
added Jan 10, 2013 09:50
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