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[Asia-pacific] Japan Tobacco buys Brazilian cigarette distributor

JT bought all of Salvador-based Fluxo Brasil Distribuidora do Produtos SA for an undisclosed amount. Fluxo has nine distribution centers and offices covering all of the country's major states. It carried JT cigarettes before the acquisition and sell
Nikkei Inc. (jp)
added Feb 11, 2016 20:37

Japan Tobacco International (JTI) results for the 12 month period ended December 31, 2015

Adjusted operating profit at constant currency grew 10.8%, driven by robust price/mix and GFB shipment volume growth. On a reported basis, adjusted operating profit declined 23.4%, due to unfavorable currency movements.
JT International (JTI) (Japan Tobacco) (jp)
added Feb 10, 2016 15:31

[UK-Northern Ireland] Video: Liam Neeson urges people to attend Ballymena jobs rally as James Nesbitt gives backing

Regional Secretary of Unite Jimmy Kelly welcomed the support. He said: “The Rally For A Future campaign was launched by workers in Michelin and JTI-Gallaher factories who faced redundancy when it was announced that their factories would close.
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Feb 5, 2016 14:23

[UK-Northern Ireland] Hollywood actor Liam Neeson backs Ballymena jobs rally

Almost 2,000 people will lose their jobs when Michelin and JTI Gallaher close.... In October 2014, cigarette maker JTI Gallaher announced it would be shutting its plant in the town with the loss of 800 jobs.
BBC Online
added Feb 5, 2016 14:23

[Japan] JT's overseas profit drops 10% as Russian currency tumbles

Steep declines in the Russian ruble have dealt a blow to Japan Tobacco's earnings, as the global cigarette company does a brisk business in the country and surrounding region. With its overseas operating profit falling nearly 10%, the company's vulnerabil
Nikkei Inc. (jp)
added Feb 5, 2016 14:19

CORRECTED-Japan Tobacco -2015 group results (IFRS) (Corrects previous period as follows because of accounting period change)

added Feb 4, 2016 20:00

Japan Tobacco Forecast Below Estimates Amid Stalling Sales

Japan Tobacco Inc. forecast annual operating profit that fell short of analyst estimates amid weakness in the global economy, as it copes with a shrinking population and stalled domestic consumption at home.
Bloomberg News
added Feb 4, 2016 18:07

Gilead Hit With Suit In HIV Drug Patent Manipulation Row ($$)

AIDS Healthcare Foundation Inc. on Tuesday filed a California federal suit seeking to invalidate patents for Gilead Sciences Inc.'s HIV/AIDS prevention drug Genvoya...... Emory University and Japan Tobacco Inc. to block entry by potential competitors and
added Jan 27, 2016 19:39

AHF Files Federal Lawsuit Against Gilead to Invalidate Patents on Key AIDS Drug

AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) filed a federal lawsuit today against Gilead Sciences Inc. seeking to invalidate patents on key AIDS drugs...arises from Gilead manipulating the patent system, entering into a licensing agreement with Japan Tobacco, and us
Business Wire
added Jan 27, 2016 06:12

[Japan] JT seeks price hikes, emboldened by inflation drive

Japan Tobacco plans to raise prices on its core cigarette lineup to pass rising costs on to customers amid calls from the government to support inflation. The company on Friday said it has applied for permission to price its Mevius products at 440 y
Nikkei Inc. (jp)
added Jan 26, 2016 14:31
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