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[Korea - South] S Korean grocers threaten Japan boycott

have issued an ultimatum to Japan: end your claim to a disputed set of islands in the East Sea or face a national boycott of your products. The boycott, which is expected to target brands such as Mild Seven cigarettes and Asahi beer
Financial Times (uk)
added Feb 25, 2013 16:17
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Russia Weakens Anti-Smoking Law Before Key Second Reading

While the bill keeps a ban on smoking in public places, it drops restrictions on cigarette sales and the right to set minimum cigarette prices, said Dmitry Yanin, head of anti- tobacco lobbying group, the International Conference of Consumer Societies. “
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Jan 24, 2013 20:32
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JT to acquire leading RYO MYO tobacco company

the JT Group has concluded an agreement to acquire all outstanding shares of the family-owned company, Gryson NV and its related group companies (“Gryson”).
Japan Tobacco International (JTI) (jp)
added Jul 13, 2012 11:54
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[Malaysia] Tobacco Company MD Pleads Not Guilty To Committing Graft

The managing director of tobacco company JT International Tobacco Sdn Bhd pleaded not guilty at the Sessions Court here Thursday to accepting a RM20,000 bribe from the manager of a security company, four years ago.
BERNAMA (Malaysian National News Agency) (my)
added May 24, 2012 09:29
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UPDATE 1-Japan Tobacco shakes up management to spur global growth

announced management changes on Tuesday designed to accelerate the growth of its international business, which is under pressure to join industry consolidation. The maker of Winston, Camel and Benson & Hedges cigarettes is set to be dwarfed by its next b
Reuters
added Nov 30, 2016 05:32
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REFILE-Japan Tobacco not planning M&A in e-cigarette business now

not interested in further acquisitions... "With Ploom and E-Lites, we have the know-how and technology to get things started," President and Chief Executive Mitsuomi Koizumi told Reuters in an interview.
Reuters
added Aug 25, 2014 19:01
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[Asia, Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Japan Tobacco to buy JT International

JT International Bhd, which makes Camel and Salem cigarettes, has received a takeover offer of RM808.4 million from its controlling shareholder Japan Tobacco International Holding BV
FreeMalaysiaToday.com (my)
added Apr 1, 2014 16:27
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[UK-Scotland] Tobacco chief fires up debate over duty

Jorge da Motta, the UK chief executive of JTI ... believes that if the Scottish Government received the level of duty coming in from tobacco sales, which helps fund public services, ministers would think again about bringing in anti-tobacco policies
The Scotsman (uk)
added Jan 6, 2014 10:30
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Japan Tobacco to shut plants, cut jobs as domestic demand falls

Japan Tobacco Inc said it will close four domestic factories and seek 1,600 job cuts through voluntary retirements as tax hikes, tighter smoking rules and heightened health-consciousness in Japan's ageing society eat into demand.
Reuters
added Oct 30, 2013 14:11
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LYNCH: BUYING EASTERN EUROPE: THE TOBACCO INDUSTRY TAKEOVER

Part 1: How Big Tobacco bought Eastern Europe with sex, smuggling, and cheap cigarettes. Eastern Europe’s most exclusive teen dance parties are shrouded in an air of almost Masonic secrecy. Or so I learn when I call up the national headquarters of the c
Balkanist
added Sep 26, 2013 01:10
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