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[Asia, Asia-pacific, Singapore] Olympic antismoking efforts in Japan run into resistance

However, one policy area is proving particularly problematic for the governor - smoking...Tokyo-to Tobacco Shogyo Kyodo Kumiai Rengokai, which represents tobacco retailers in the capital, said the situation should be dealt with by "improving people's man
AsiaOne (sg)
added Feb 11, 2015 22:17
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Japan Tobacco’s Vending Machines Seen as Prize: Real M&A

The ultimate prize up for grabs as Japan Tobacco Inc. quits the drinks business could be its humble vending machines. Asia’s largest listed cigarette maker last week said it will stop making canned coffee and flavored water and it’s weighing options for t
Bloomberg News
added Feb 10, 2015 22:13
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Update: Japan Tobacco's Fiscal Year 2014 Results

If I were living in Japan and personally used Yen as my functional currency I probably would buy the stock since it is well positioned to benefit from Yen depreciation. Since that is not the case I will pass up on JT as an investment
Seeking Alpha blog network
added Feb 6, 2015 11:58
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[Asia] CORRECTED-TABLE-Japan Tobacco -2014 group results (IFRS)

Reuters
added Feb 5, 2015 10:01
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[Asia] Japan Tobacco announces share buyback, shuns investor call for more

Reuters
added Feb 5, 2015 09:59
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[Asia, Asia-pacific] Japan Tobacco to Exit Drinks Business as Market Matures

will exit the drinks business that it has built in the past 26 years, as an “increasingly challenging” operating environment in Japan makes it difficult for the unit to turn a profit.
Bloomberg News
added Feb 4, 2015 14:29
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[Asia] Japan Tobacco says to end beverage production and sales by end-Sept

JT's beverage operation is known for its "Roots" canned coffee and "Momono Tennen-sui" flavoured bottled water. The operation had about 50 billion yen ($425.68 million) in revenue for the financial year that ended in March last year.
Reuters
added Feb 4, 2015 14:28
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[Japan] Chiyoda Ward increases financial support for indoor smoking areas

Tokyo's Chiyoda Ward, where smoking outside on the street is banned, has begun introducing measures to increase the financial support offered for indoor smoking areas -- with the first such location opening on Jan. 19.
Mainichi Daily News (jp)
added Feb 1, 2015 16:56
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1 in 8 Japanese women too thin, survey says

The figures reflect slow progress in the implementation of measures against secondhand smoke, despite growing calls to accommodate non-smokers ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Asahi Shimbum (jp)
added Dec 10, 2014 11:59
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[Japan] DO E-CIGARETTES REALLY CREATE 10 TIMES MORE CARCINOGENS THAN REGULAR CIGARETTES? PROBABLY NOT, BUT THEY COULD HAVE THEIR OWN UNIQUE DANGERS

It's plausible that e-cigarettes have their own particular dangers and even that certain brands produce unusual amounts of formaldehyde or certain other carcinogens. It was a new-generation e-cigarette that produced those high levels of formaldehyde, Nat
Popular Science
added Dec 3, 2014 13:26
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