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STB, S&C star in Japan Tobacco's $7.8 bln share offering

Sullivan & Cromwell has advised Japan Tobacco Inc and Japan's Ministry of Finance on the latter's 742.8 billion yen ($7.8 billion) public sale of its stake in the Japanese tobacco company.
Asian Legal Business (Thomson Reuters)
added Mar 22, 2013 13:21
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[Japan] Government aims for 12% smoking rate

The government has approved a 12 percent target rate for smoking among adults, representing the first numerical goal to be included in its basic plans to fight cancer
Yomiuri Shimbun (jp)
added Jun 9, 2012 22:43
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[Georgia (Country)] Japan Tobacco International Opens Caucasus Regional Office in Georgia

finchannel.com (The FINANCIAL) (ge)
added Apr 2, 2012 00:00
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[Togo] As people in Japan smoke less, Japan Tobacco’s new CEO looks abroad for growth

the obstacles the company faces will look familiar to the 28-year veteran: tighter global regulations, slowing cigarette demand and competition to offer high-tech smoking devices. Terabatake, who becomes the fifth head of Japan Tobacco since it was priva
Japan Times (jp)
added Jan 5, 2018 12:44
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Japan Tobacco loses ground to rivals in next-generation vaping

admitted on Wednesday that it has fallen behind international rivals in a battle to dominate the potential $10bn domestic Japanese market for next-generation vaping devices... “It’s a pity we fell behind when IQOS and [BAT’s] Glo appeared,” said executiv
Financial Times (uk)
added Aug 3, 2017 00:39
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[Asia-pacific] Fight for New Cigarette Substitute Heats Up Japan: QuickTake Q&A

Some consumers, however, say vaporized nicotine doesn’t deliver the satisfaction or flavor they crave. Heat-not-burn devices are designed to do just that, and like e-cigarettes, without producing the smoke and tar commonly associated with the hazards of c
Bloomberg News
added Jun 26, 2017 12:55
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BAT's Glo Roll-Out in Japan Sets Up Three-Way War for Smokers

British American Tobacco is expanding sales of its heated tobacco device next month to Tokyo, just as former cigarette monopoly Japan Tobacco Inc. introduces its Ploom product there in a fight to gain market share from Philip Morris International Inc.
Bloomberg News
added Jun 1, 2017 03:05
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[Japan] BAT Sheds Light on Glo

LONDON – As word that Philip Morris International’s “heat not burn” product has ignited consumer interest in Japan, PMI’s rival, British American Tobacco (BAT), has also chimed in on its own version called glo, having reported early success with its rece
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Mar 27, 2017 23:33
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Smoker-friendly Japan mulls restrictions ahead of 2020 Olympics

Smoking could get tougher in Japan ahead of the Tokyo2020 Olympics, as members of the ruling party outlined a bill to restrict the practice in public places, a report said Monday. Japan is one of the more smoker-friendly countries, with people often seen
The Nation (th)
added Sep 24, 2015 12:35
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[Asia] Japan Tobacco Said to Approach Buyers for Drink Vending Business

Japan Tobacco Inc. is exploring a sale of its beverage vending-machine business that could fetch as much as 100 billion yen ($830 million), people familiar with the matter said. Asia’s largest listed cigarette maker has approached potential buyers includ
Bloomberg News
added Apr 14, 2015 03:39
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