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EU Probes Cigarette Deal That May Have Aided Syria

The European Union is investigating whether its Syrian sanctions were violated by the sale of cigarettes to a firm linked to cousins of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, according to corporate documents seen by The Wall Street Journal.
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Aug 22, 2012 02:39
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[Australia] Tobacco Makers Gears up Further Devt of Smokeless Cigars

The Financial Times reported on Sunday that cigarette manufacturers were being forced to innovate in order to protect a global industry that by the last count has generated some $664 billion in revenues as of the end of 2011. The estimates were provided
International Business Times (au)
added Aug 13, 2012 12:18
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[UK] Tobacco giants close to rescue deal for troubled Palmer and Harvey

are nearing a deal to shore up the finances of Palmer and Harvey (P&H), the cash-and-carry group that is a crucial part of Tesco's UK supply chain. Sky News has learnt that Imperial Brands and Japan Tobacco International (JTI), which between them own br
Sky News (uk)
added Apr 1, 2017 16:58
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[Asia-pacific, Burma/Myanmar, China] With return of Big Tobacco to Myanmar, smoking rates on the rise

Since the return of Big Tobacco to Myanmar en masse in 2013, smoking rates have increased markedly. Tobacco control experts warn that the firms’ sophisticated strategies are likely to push more people into the clutches of addiction
Southeastern Globe (kh)
added Jul 11, 2016 21:18
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[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] JTI, BAT defy state anti-smoking drive

Two foreign tobacco makers ― Japanese Tobacco International (JTI) and British American Tobacco (BAT) ― have stirred a controversy here after launching new products available at prices that are nearly two thirds of the average cigarette price of 4,500 won
Korea Times (kr)
added Oct 27, 2015 20:14
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[Togo] Japan Tobacco Buys Natural American Spirit's International Assets (Part 1 of 4)

(Part 2 of 4) Why Is Japan Tobacco’s Domestic Market Shrinking? (Part 3 of 4) Japan Tobacco Confirms Acquisition of Santa Fe Assets (Part 4 of 4) Reynolds American Collaborates with British American Tobacco
Yahoo! Finance
added Sep 30, 2015 19:10
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[Asia-pacific, Taiwan] Agencies blasted for dereliction of duty on tobacco factory project

A group of anti-tobacco activists filed a complaint with the Control Yuan on Monday, accusing three Cabinet agencies of dereliction of duty and legal violations after allowing an international tobacco producer to build a factory in Taiwan.
Focus Taiwan
added Aug 18, 2015 15:20
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JT acquires Logic, the leading independent US e-cigarette company

“With the Logic brand and its strong portfolio of products, the JT Group has a sizeable participation in the largest and fast-growing US e-cigarette market,” commented Masamichi Terabatake, JTI’s (Japan Tobacco International) Executive Vice President and
Japan Tobacco International (JTI) (jp)
added Apr 30, 2015 09:17
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[Europe, Ireland] First tobacco giant challenges plain package laws

Japan Tobacco International (JTI) formally lodged papers in the High Court yesterday which names the State, the Attorney General and Health Minister Leo Varadkar as defendants...to halt the plain packaging plans on the basis that the European Court of Jus
Irish Independent (ie)
added Mar 31, 2015 12:31
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[Australia] JTI tobacco ad banned following complaint from Cancer Research UK

A press ad for Gallaher-owned JTI tobacco has been banned by the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) ... The text "there isn't any hard evidence to show that it works" was highlighted in the ad followed by wording "We couldn't have put it better oursel
The Drum (uk)
added Jan 7, 2015 08:05
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