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[Asia, Israel, Switzerland] BOB: THE IQOS GAMBLE / Philip Morris’s state-of-the-art research facility could revolutionize the smoking industry

their state-of-the-art research facility, perched next to Switzerland’s tranquil Lake Neuchatel...Asked why the public should trust the tobacco companies...PMI urged consumers to trust the science.“It is not really about trusting the company,” said Fazend
Jerusalem Post
added Jul 15, 2017 23:25
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[Asia, Israel] 'The Chief of Staff wants a smoke-free army'

When the current contract expires at the end of the year, cigarettes will no longer be sold at Shekem (the IDF canteen chain). It is expected that soon afterward they will no longer be sold at training bases or any IDF base. During the discussion, the u
Arutz Sheva (IsraelNationalNews.com)
added Jul 12, 2017 09:30
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[Asia, Israel] MKS CALL ON AG TO PROSECUTE THOSE INVOLVED IN MAKING AND PROMOTING TOBACCO

Two MKs have asked Attorney- General Avichai Mandelblit to open an investigation for criminal prosecution of the companies and individuals responsible for the manufacture, marketing, sale and promotion of cigarettes..."Israel is therefore under attack. Ou
Jerusalem Post
added Jun 24, 2017 16:43
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[Asia, Israel] TAXES ON IQOS CIGARETTES TO BE EQUALIZED

it would equalize the taxes on the new Philip Morris product to those on the Dubek company’s...in response to a plea by the Dubek tobacco company to the High Court of Justice against favoritism to the giant US tobacco conglomerate. Finance Minister Moshe
Jerusalem Post
added Jun 16, 2017 15:50
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[Asia] Smoking making a comeback in Israel?

Health Ministry's annual report notes biggest single-year rise in smoking rate among Israelis in more than a decade.
Arutz Sheva (IsraelNationalNews.com)
added Jun 8, 2017 14:35
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Smoking is making a comeback in Israel

“This is unheard of in the developed world,” Leah Rosen...“There’s an epidemiological curve of tobacco use, and as people start to get sick from smoking, the [smoking] rate starts going down, and it never goes back up. We have now broken that trend.”
JTA - Global Jewish News
added Jun 8, 2017 03:19
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[Asia] Soaring Israeli Smoking Rates Prompts Call for Higher Taxes

. “The increase in smoking rates, which brings Israel back above the 20 percent mark, demands that the healthcare system reexamine its policies for coping with tobacco products and whether to allocate more resources to contend with the problem,” Litzman s
Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added Jun 5, 2017 15:25
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[Asia] Smoking cost Israeli economy NIS 13b in 2016

A report by the Minister of Health about smoking in 2016 was published today, shedding light on the extent of smoking in Israel among various population groups. The report also addresses the economic aspects of smoking. According to the report, 22.7% of
Globes/Israel's Business Arena
added Jun 2, 2017 03:30
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[Asia] BREAKING WITH WESTERN WORLD, ISRAELIS SMOKE MORE IN 2016 THAN EVER BEFORE

The smoking rate among Israelis over the age of 21 has risen for the first time in 29 years to 22.5%, an increase of 12.5%.... 31.1% of men and 15.8% of women use tobacco. An estimated 1.2 million Israelis smoke.
Jerusalem Post
added Jun 1, 2017 22:19
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[Asia, Israel] CANCER ASSOCIATION MARKS, HEALTH MINISTRY IGNORES WORLD NO-SMOKING DAY

The Israel Cancer Association (ICA) has given the Health Ministry and the government a grade of only 43.5 out of 100 points for its policies to minimize smoking... The Israel Cancer Association (ICA) has given the Health Ministry and the government a gra
Jerusalem Post
added May 30, 2017 22:25
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