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[Burma/Myanmar] Myanmar’s Weak Legislation a “Lucky Strike” for Foreign Tobacco Giants

Although the country ratified the WHO Framework Convention against Tobacco Control in 2004, Myanmar has failed to implement some of its guidelines – such as putting health warnings on cigarette packaging. That along with insufficient and poorly enforced
The Diplomat (jp)
added Nov 29, 2013 22:12
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Transnational Tobacco Company Interests in Smokeless Tobacco in Europe: Analysis of Internal Industry Documents and Contemporary Industry Materials

BAT's early interest in introducing SLT in Europe was based on the potential for creating an alternative form of tobacco use in light of declining cigarette sales and social restrictions on smoking, with young people a key target. We conclude that by inve
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Sep 11, 2013 13:11
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[Italy] What Retailers Think of iQOS

Cowen Group recently surveyed more than 100 retailers currently selling iQOS in Tokyo, Japan, and Milan, Italy, to get a better read on retailer and consumer response. The results suggest robust enthusiasm in Tokyo (where iQOS has already achieved a 2.4%
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Mar 31, 2016 19:48
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DJ: JT Shareholders Reject Dividend Hike Proposal

Japan Tobacco Inc. (2914) shareholders on Friday rejected a proposed sharp dividend hike and other measures put forward by U.K.-based activist hedge fund The Children's Investment Fund.
Nikkei Inc. (jp)
added Jun 22, 2012 09:22
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Japan Tobacco buys Iranian cigarette maker to boost dominance

in an attempt to reinforce its position as the market leader in a country which hopes to open up to western companies once international sanctions over its nuclear programme are removed. The company said JTI Pars, its Iranian subsidiary, had recently acqu
Financial Times (uk)
added Oct 18, 2015 18:37
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[UK] MPs took gifts from tobacco company Japan Tobacco International

Six MPs calling for the Government to drop plans for plain cigarette packaging received hospitality worth thousands of pounds from a leading tobacco company.
The Independent (uk)
added Jun 29, 2012 10:52
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[Korea - South] Tobacco Companies Terminating Unpopular Products after Price Hike

British American Tobacco (BAT) Korea...decided to stop sales of Lucky Strike, one of its oldest brands, in order to focus on sales of other products such as Dunhill and Kent. ... Japan Tobacco International (JTI) Korea is also planning to end sales of it
Korea Bizwire (kr)
added Jan 11, 2015 15:41
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[Ireland] Financial Times: Belarus supplies smuggled cigarettes in the UK

Cigarette factories in Belarus and Ukraine have also been pinpointed by customs officials as selling to criminal gangs, who smuggle them into the EU. Greece has become a popular route for tobacco smugglers recently as its borders are porous because of th
Charter'97 Press Center (by)
added Apr 18, 2013 12:16
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[North Carolina] Like A Brand Should? Winston places high in value ranking of N.C. corporate and product brands

Winston is third in the state with a brand value of $3.13 billion, down from $3.96 billion in 2014. It is ranked 193rd nationally ...Reynolds has agreed to sell Winston and two other brands -- Salem and Kool – to Imperial. Winston’s brand value is 60 per
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 25, 2015 10:50
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[Canada] Stopping the raid of JTI-Macdonald's cupboards

The mystery behind the veiled references to a dispute between the plaintiffs in the Montreal tobacco class actions and JTI-Macdonald was finally revealed at about 9:30 this morning. It was at that moment that Justice Robert Mongeon supported a confidenti
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Nov 12, 2013 02:14
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