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[Asia, India] National Forum for Tobacco Eradication slams participation of govt officials at Sustainable Summit

"We are extremely concerned that the summit on sustainability is being co-organized and sponsored by a leading tobacco company (ITC Pvt Ltd.). The summit also has participation by alcohol industry (SABMiller India)." The representation also says as signa
Times of India
added Sep 25, 2015 14:22
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[Asia, India] ITC to pick up tobacco stocks

chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu has requested the Centre to immediately press its agencies into purchases. He suggested that the tobacco board or the state trading corporation (STC) be allowed to pick up the stocks from the market on war footing basis.
Times of India
added Sep 17, 2015 12:38
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[Asia, India] ITC is ready to foray into electronic cigarettes business

India's largest cigarette maker, ITC, is ready to foray into electronic cigarettes and has engaged with the government to come out with a policy framework to launch them, chairman YC Deveshwar said.
The Economic Times (India)
added Aug 1, 2014 15:18
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[India] President’s decision to attend tobacco firm’s event sparks row

Government might have banned the sponsorship of sporting events by tobacco firms, but President Pranab Mukherjee is all set to endorse a tobacco company by attending an award function on Monday at Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi.
Jagran Post (in)
added Jan 14, 2013 11:25
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[Asia, India] ITC: Done in by the cigarette cess hike, but not out yet

What seemed like a windfall for ITC, in the form of a stable tax regime and a lower tax outgo under GST, went wrong after a sharp hike in the cess on cigarettes
livemint.com (in)
added Oct 30, 2017 02:02
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[Asia, India] ITC Q1FY17: Cigarette volume sales up 3% in June quarter, best in 3 years

ITC Limited, which has interests in cigarettes, hotels, agriculture and paperboards, reported 3 percent volume growth in cigarette sales for the June 2016 quarter, the highest since Q4, 2013.The company derived about 63 percent of its total operating reve
IBT - International Business Times
added Jul 22, 2016 18:57
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[Asia] BUZZ-India's ITC rises to 1-wk high, cigarette production resumes

** Cigarette maker ITC Ltd rises as much as 2 pct to its highest since April 29 ** Co on Sunday said its cigarette factories are re-starting production in a phased manner
Reuters
added May 9, 2016 22:16
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[Asia, India] Why ITC stock is up despite higher duties on tobacco products

ITC has increasingly diversified its product portfolio to the point where close to 50% of its revenues come from its non-cigarettes business. The rural push of the government could help grow its non-cigarettes FMCG business. This part of the Budget found
Business Standard (in)
added Mar 1, 2016 17:23
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India moves toward ban on loose cigarettes to deter smoking

India moved a step closer to banning the sale of unpackaged cigarettes... More than 70 percent of the cigarettes sold in India are loose. The federal health ministry has accepted the recommendation of an internal panel and will seek cabinet approval befo
Reuters
added Nov 26, 2014 10:58
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[Asia, India] Government likely to ban sale of loose cigarettes, Rs 20000 fine for smoking in public

The government is considering a proposal to ban the sale of loose cigarettes, a move that will hit ITC and other cigarette makers hard as 70 per cent of retail takes place in this form. This is one of the many measures proposed by an expert panel set up
The Economic Times (India)
added Sep 13, 2014 21:15
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