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JT Group Inks $1.5B Deal For Akij's Bangladeshi Tobacco Biz ($$)

Japan Tobacco Inc. and its affiliates have agreed to buy United Dhaka Tobacco Co. Ltd., Bangladesh’s second-largest tobacco company, from conglomerate Akij Group for roughly 124.3 billion Bangladeshi taka ($1.5 billion), the Tokyo-based tobacco giant said
Law360
added Aug 7, 2018 03:05
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Japan Tobacco to Acquire Bangladesh Company for $1.5 Billion

The Japanese company is acquiring the tobacco business of Akij Group, the second-largest cigarette maker in Bangladesh with about 20 percent share of the market, Japan Tobacco said in a statement Monday. “With this investment, we continue to accelerate
Bloomberg News
added Aug 6, 2018 19:38
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Japan Tobacco buying Bangladesh Akij's tobacco business for $1.5 billion

is buying the tobacco business of Bangladesh’s Akij Group for around $1.5 billion, its second major purchase in five months...in March to buy Russia’s Donskoy Tabak for about 90 billion rubles ($1.42 billion).
Reuters
added Aug 6, 2018 18:17
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Japan Tobacco (JAPAF) Q2 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

[Interpreted] I am Naohiro Minami, Chief Financial Officer of the JT Group. Now, I will take you through the results for the first-half of 2018 and full-year revised forecast. First, I will explain the consolidated financial results for the first half
Seeking Alpha blog network
added Aug 6, 2018 13:56
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Heat-not-burn tobacco product use in Japan: its prevalence, predictors and perceived symptoms from exposure to secondhand heat-not-burn tobacco aerosol [FREE FULL TEXT]

A popular TV programme triggered IQOS diffusion in Japan. Extrapolating from survey results to the general population, around 3.1 million people currently use IQOS in Japan. Tobacco control organisations and governments should closely monitor HNB tobacco
Tobacco Control
added Jul 25, 2018 17:18
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[Asia] ‘The industry must be inconspicuous’: Japan Tobacco’s corruption of science and health policy via the Smoking Research Foundation [FREE FULL TEXT]

Contrary to industry claims, SRF was never meant to be independent or neutral. With active support from foreign cigarette manufacturers, SRF represents the expansion into Asia of the denialist campaign that began in the USA in 1953.
Tobacco Control
added Jul 25, 2018 17:14
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Editorial: A think tank of JT, by JT and for JT [FREE FULL TEXT]

this continues to the present day in Japan. The influence of tobacco industry money on science and policy is insidious and has never been proven to be beneficial to public health. Ignoring the past will only condemn us to repeating our mistakes, at the co
Tobacco Control
added Jul 25, 2018 17:13
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Dry Snuff Market New Demand, Outlook, & Trends to 2025 | Key Players: Reynolds American, British American Tobacco, Japan Tobacco

evaluating the market, highlighting opportunities, risk side analysis, and leveraged with strategic and tactical decision-making support. The study provides information on market trends and development, drivers, capacities, technologies, and on the changi
SATPRNEWS (pl)
added Jun 26, 2018 15:00
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[Malawi] Special report: The children working the tobacco fields: 'I wanted to be a nurse'

Children in poor families work the fields in Malawi, impacting schooling, reports Sarah Boseley, amid signs of a growing international crisis....There are 18 tenant families on this tobacco farm in the Kasungu district of Malawi, each living in a straw h
The Guardian (uk)
added Jun 25, 2018 15:28
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Can Japan Host a Smoke-Free Olympics?

Under the newly revised Health Promotion Law, Japan’s relaxed attitude to tobacco control — rated poorly by the World Health Organization (WHO) — will be confronted with tougher restrictions and fines. It’s the first time Japan will introduce anti-smoking
The Diplomat (jp)
added Jun 23, 2018 10:52
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