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[Asia, India] Cigarette stocks fall amid reports of tough tobacco policy

Shares of cigarette companies - ITC, Godfrey Phillips India and VST Industries - fell by as much as 6 per cent amid media reports that the government may tighten norms to put check on smoking. Stocks of Godfrey Phillips slumped 6.09 per cent to Rs 2,990
PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Sep 10, 2014 14:36
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[Asia, India] 40 Years Ago... and now: ITC struggles to kick tobacco

The conglomerate adopted an unremitting focus on diversifying from the mid-seventies but the exercise has not been without controversy and the results have been mixed
Business Standard (in)
added Sep 9, 2014 04:18
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[Asia, India] Cigarette Sales to be Hit on Likely Government Curbs: Analyst

The Health Ministry's recommendations to curb tobacco consumption through plain packaging on cigarette packs, among other measures, if implemented will see cigarette companies like ITC's sales impacted, says brokerage firm Prabhudas Lilladher.
New Delhi Television Limited (NDTV) (in)
added Aug 19, 2014 16:26
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[Asia] ITC forays into E-cigarettes segment, will be rolled out pan-India in phases

The diversified ITC group has forayed into electronic cigarettes to offset shrinking sales of its conventional tobacco cigarettes due to recurrent price increases. The Kolkata-headquartered cigarettesto-hotels group has launched two electronic-vaping devi
The Economic Times (India)
added Aug 21, 2014 05:50
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[Asia] Indian govt is the biggest tobacco offender – and the biggest investor in ITC

it is government that is most invested in ITC, India's largest cigarette maker. Government is taxing its own biggest investment, but benefits from both. Consider another: Smoking causes cancer - and kills. But it is Life Insurance Corporation, which shou
Firstpost.com (in)
added Aug 6, 2014 00:29
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[Asia, India] ITC raises cigarette prices

has hiked the prices of select cigarette brands like Classic and Gold Flake Kings by up to Rs 10/pack in light of the rise in excise duty on cigarettes in the Budget.
Delhi Daily News (in)
added Aug 5, 2014 06:53
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[Asia, India] ITC hikes price of select cigarette brands by up to Rs 10 per pack

has raised the prices of select cigarette brands like Classic and Gold Flake Kings by up to Rs 10/pack in the wake of hike in excise duty on cigarettes in the Budget.
The Economic Times (India)
added Aug 4, 2014 10:25
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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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[Asia] Govt of India is the biggest tobacco offender – and the biggest investor in ITC

Consider this for irony. The government taxes cigarettes heavily. But it is government that is most invested in ITC, India's largest cigarette maker. Government is taxing its own biggest investment, but benefits from both.
Firstpost.com (in)
added Jul 31, 2014 12:53
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[Asia, India] ITC is ready to foray into electronic cigarettes business

has engaged with the government to come out with a policy framework to launch them, chairman YC Deveshwar said. ITC has already developed its ecigarette portfolio. Deveshwar said he expects the new government would look favourably into the e-cigarette sp
The Economic Times (India)
added Jul 31, 2014 02:37
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