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[Europe] EU plans to increase cigarette warnings

Tobacco companies would be required to print much bigger warning labels on cigarette packets, and would not be allowed to sell menthol and other flavours that appeal to youngsters, under a new proposal from Brussels.
Financial Times (uk)
added Dec 20, 2012 06:25
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[South Africa] SA heads for trade battles over cigarette law

SOUTH Africa could join countries hauled before the World Trade Organisation for violating international trade agreements if it follows Australia and introduces laws for cigarettes to be sold in plain packaging, a Johannesburg lawyer said on Wednesday.
Business Day (za)
added Dec 20, 2012 02:20
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Australia's new plain packaging 'makes cigarettes taste worse'

Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Nov 30, 2012 03:17
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Sri Lanka tobacco firm in court against labeling

Sri Lanka's Ceylon Tobacco Company, a unit of British American Tobacco has gone to the court of appeal against new labeling rules by the island's health ministry which requires graphic labeling.
Lanka Business Online (lk)
added Nov 5, 2012 04:42
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[Europe] Kessler flip-flops on key tobacco control issue

Kessler said to the Italian Parliament, that “stripped of branding, the packet … can be more easily counterfeited” (translation from Italian). What is even more interesting is that Kessler told the Italian Parliament that OLAF does not have an official p
New Europe
added Oct 25, 2012 10:19
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[Australia] Tobacco giants' challenge based on fatal flaw: court

Big tobacco's arguments in a High Court challenge to plain packaging were based on a ''fatal'' flaw, the Chief Justice of the High Court of Australia has ruled.
Canberra (ACT) Times (au)
added Oct 6, 2012 05:56
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[Uae] Three-month ultimatum to tobacco companies on graphic warnings

Authorites crack the whip on firms playing truant; new rule will also regulate smoke-free areas, sale of tobacco and advertising
Gulf News (ae)
added Sep 16, 2012 22:12
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[Illinois] LETTER: SWEDA: Letter about tobacco lawsuit didn't mention anti-racketeering ruling

So, when it comes to the tobacco companies’ ongoing light-cigarette scam, Mr. Akin and his organization come down on the side of adjudicated racketeers rather than American consumers.
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Sep 6, 2012 02:29
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[Australia, Zambia] New packaging for tobacco

Many countries are now facing the pressure of following Australia’s route and Zambia is no exception. Zambia Consumer Association (ZACA) executive director, Muyunda Ililonga has encouraged the Zambian Government to follow suit.
Times of Zambia (zm)
added Aug 22, 2012 14:14
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Japan Tobacco feels UK has decided on plain packets

believes Health Secretary Andrew Lansley's anti-smoking stance and a flawed consultation process suggests the government will push ahead with so-called plain packaging.
Reuters
added Jul 8, 2012 14:16
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