Headlines Tagged with Japan — 2,216 headlines found
The John Tung Foundation has filed a petition to Japan's finance and foreign affairs ministries over concerns about the damage a Japanese tobacco company, which plans to set up a factory in Taiwan, may bring to the Taiwanese people.
Oct 13, 2015 The China Post (tw)
added Oct 12, 2015 20:12
[Asia, China, Japan, New York] The smoking ban: Is it a drag? Smokers weigh in on anti-smoking laws in three international cities
In another international metropolis, Tokyo, where the smoking ban policy is also strict, some smokers are having a hard time. Kouu Ikou, a 25-year-old electrical engineer working in the downtown area of Tokyo who usually flies to Beijing for business tr
Jun 9, 2015 Global Times (cn)
added Jun 9, 2015 09:29
Japan Tobacco Inc. (2914.TO) and its rivals are considering hiking some cigarette prices by up to Y20 per pack from April 2014 to absorb the impact of a sales tax increase, local media reported Wednesday.
Oct 16, 2013 CBS MarketWatch
added Oct 16, 2013 08:16
Japan Tobacco Inc. said Thursday it is launching two styles of snus under its Zerostyle smokeless tobacco line. The styles will have flavors of regular and mint. The products will go on sale at 150 retail stores in Osaka City in early August.
Jun 14, 2013 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 14, 2013 01:19
hardcore non-smoking policy of Hoshino Resort Inc., a resort management company with over 100 years of history–10 of them entirely smoke-free. While the firm’s policy has been in place since 2002, it has recently sparked an intense debate on social media
Nov 27, 2012 Wall Street Journal Blogs
added Nov 27, 2012 07:02
The Department of health’s consultation on plain packs closed this week and both Imperial Tobacco and Japan Tobacco International have made it clear they are willing to go to court to defend the right to use their branding.
Aug 11, 2012 The Grocer (uk)
added Aug 14, 2012 07:32
there is virtually no tradition of hand-rolling tobacco, also known as shag. However, this could start to change as “Japan’s first hand-rolled cigarette bar”, Smoke Friends House, opened in Shibuya earlier this month with the hope of adding a little refi
Jun 16, 2012 Japan Today
added Jun 27, 2012 14:25
The world’s second-biggest cigarette maker, BAT, said it will still report good earnings growth in the full year, despite a currency hit and a slowing market in Japan for tobacco-heating devices. The Lucky Strike and Dunhill maker said that, if foreign
Jun 13, 2018 London Evening Standard (uk)
added Jun 14, 2018 12:31
Japanese lawmakers are just weeks away from proposing changes that could erode tax advantages for Big Tobacco’s new hope: heat-not-burn products that deliver a nicotine hit without all the smoke and tar of traditional cigarettes. Changes in Japan may al
Nov 22, 2017 Bloomberg News
added Nov 22, 2017 12:48
The commercial success of the iQOS heated-tobacco system has been encouraging, and the comments that CFO Jacek Olczak made following Philip Morris's most recent quarterly financial report reveal a lot about how the company sees itself in the future.
Sep 17, 2017 Motley Fool
added Sep 17, 2017 19:38