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Japan Tobacco’s Push Abroad Offsets Weaker Domestic Demand

Japan Tobacco Inc.’s spate of acquisitions overseas is helping to stem declines in cigarette sales at home. Operating profit for the maker of Winston and Mevius cigarettes fell to 146.8 billion yen ($1.3 billion) in the three months ended March 31 compa
Bloomberg News
added May 1, 2018 19:21
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[Netherlands] TOBACCO PRODUCER FINED FOR SPONSORING DUTCH STUDENT CLUBS

research reveled that JTI paid Dutch student associations to exclusively sell Winston and Camel brands in cigarette vending machines within the walls of the associations, according to the news wire. The NVWA investigation found that this was indeed the ca
NL Times (nl)
added Apr 20, 2018 00:10
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[UK, UK-Northern Ireland] ARCHIVE: Chimneys finally quit smoking at Gallaher tobacco plant

Half past eight on October 24 will go down in history as the moment Britain ceased to be a tobacco manufacturer. Once the final product — a pouch of fine-cut tobacco for roll-your-own cigarettes — came off the production line at the plant in Ballymena, t
Times Of London (uk)
added Mar 31, 2018 14:14
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Former Gallaher factory worker wins case over 'ageist' payout

A man excluded from an enhanced severance package when the Gallaher tobacco factory in Ballymena closed was the victim of age discrimination, a tribunal has ruled. Bernard Barlow (66) worked for Gallaher Limited, once a major employer in north Antrim
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Mar 31, 2018 14:14
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Ian Paisley defends holding reception for tobacco company JTI

The North Antrim DUP MP held a tea with Japan Tobacco International, which was a major employer in his constituency operating the Gallaher's factory in Ballymena. Mr Paisley said the event in July was held to highlight the work needed to combat trade in
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Mar 31, 2018 14:14
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[Greece, Russia] As one billionaire takes a break, others are focused on the art of a deal

Japan Tobacco agreed to buy Savvidi’s company, Donskoy Tabak, for 90 billion rubles ($1.6bn), a hefty premium at a time when Russia is cracking down on smoking, including a planned tax increase for cigarettes and a proposed ban on sales to anyone born aft
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Mar 26, 2018 14:35
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[Greece] Gun-Toting Russian Who Shocked Soccer World Is a Billionaire

Japan Tobacco Inc. agreed to buy Savvidi’s company, Donskoy Tabak, for 90 billion rubles ($1.6 billion), a hefty premium at a time when Russia is cracking down on smoking, including a planned tax increase for cigarettes and a proposed ban on sales to anyo
Bloomberg News
added Mar 21, 2018 11:36
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Japan Tobacco Looks To Expand Russia Presence With Donskoy Tabac Purchase

“With Donskoy Tabak's value brands complementing our existing product portfolio and its strong salesforce expanding our distribution network, we will strengthen our overall competitiveness in the country,” said Eddy Pirard, JTI’s President and CEO.
ESM - The European Supermarket Magazine (ie)
added Mar 20, 2018 01:21
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[Russia] In Greece’s Thessaloniki, club owner who invaded pitch is king

In just six years, he acquired ...state tobacco company SEKAP... It was reported on Friday that Savvidis had sold his Russian tobacco conglomerate Donskoy Tabak, which includes SEKAP, to Japan Tobacco
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 19, 2018 17:56
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Japan Tobacco to buy Russian tobacco group Donskoy in $1.6 bln deal

Japan Tobacco (2914.T) has agreed to buy Russia’s Donskoy Tabak for about 90 billion rubles ($1.56 billion) to strengthen its leading position in the world’s third-largest tobacco market
Reuters
added Mar 17, 2018 19:00
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