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[Europe] Tobacco firm JTI Ireland denies delaying tactics

has denied arguments by the State that the firm is seeking to delay a decision by the European Court of Justice concerning plans to introduce plain packaging of tobacco products. It is not in JTI Ireland’s commercial interest to have any delay in its chal
Irish Times (ie)
added Jul 2, 2015 10:40

[Asia-pacific] Japan MOF panel urges govt to keep stake in Japan Tobacco for now

Aso's advisory panel urged the government on Monday to keep its stake in Japan Tobacco Inc for now, a move that would alter a plan to use revenue from share sales for funding the cost of post-earthquake reconstruction.
added Jun 22, 2015 20:43

[Asia, Asia-pacific] Activist Hedge Fund Profits in Private as Japan Tobacco Says No

Though it lost every proxy fight, the Children’s Investment Fund claims a list of wins. Japan Tobacco Inc. boosted its payout ratio and said it would exit its beverage businesses. The state sold some of its stake. Since May 2011, the month the fund says i
Bloomberg News
added Jun 21, 2015 17:09

ON TAP: Organised Crime and the Illicit Trade in Tobacco, Alcohol and Pharmaceuticals in the UK (PDF)

In 2010, for example, the Tobacco Manufacturers Association (TMA) estimated that the illicit cigarette trade in the UK was 19 per cent of the total, compared with Philip Morris’ Project Star estimate of 13 per cent, the Tax Payers’ Alliance’s estimate
Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) (uk)
added Jun 21, 2015 12:39

[Asia] Government to retain Japan Tobacco shares for time being

Ministry of Finance plans to put off selling its stake in Japan Tobacco, apparently out of deference to growers. The government unloaded some shares in the company in 2013 to help fund rebuilding in the northeastern Tohoku region, which was devasta
Nikkei Inc. (jp)
added Jun 20, 2015 20:09

Hungary tobacco producers challenge gov't over supply monopoly

As of 1 November 2015, only two companies may sell tobacco products directly to Hungary’s national tobacco shops. The new legislation practically squeezes out all other players and wholesalers from this market. Tobacco companies excluded from the distrib
Portfolio online financial journal (hu)
added Jun 20, 2015 20:08

[UK] Preston convenience store is stripped of its gantry

A shop which stashed illegal tobacco in crisp boxes and sold it to customers has been stripped bare of its gantry by a tobacco firm. Crown Retail, which runs Crown Convenience Store ..." JTI has had to do this as we continue to see some independent reta
Lancashire Evening Post (uk)
added Jun 9, 2015 08:12

[Asia, Korea - South] Japan Tobacco International rolls out new Camel

Japan Tobacco International Korea has launched Camel Evolution Super Slims, the first low-tar super slim brand of its Camel lineup, the tobacco maker said Wednesday. On sale from Thursday, Camel Evolution Super Slims is a locally customized blend for t
Korea Herald (kr)
added Jun 5, 2015 16:02

[Canada] Why Quebec ruling is a headache for big tobacco

Says Moody's: We regard the announcement as credit negative for BAT, PMI and Japan Tobacco as it points to an increased litigation risk for the industry in Canada with the total award of CAD$15.6 billion being the largest in Canadian history. As a resul
Financial Times (uk)
added Jun 3, 2015 17:19

[Canada] Notice Concerning a First Instance Judgment in Quebec Class Actions Trial

JTI-MC fundamentally disagrees with the Court’s conclusions. It intends to appeal this decision and to request that the Quebec Court of Appeal suspend the initial payment order. JT does not consider this judgment to have any effect on the JT Group’s cons
JT International (JTI) (Japan Tobacco) (jp)
added Jun 3, 2015 17:08
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