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[Ireland] Senator calls for 99% tax on tobacco profits amid legal threat

A leading oncologist and Senator has called for a 99% tax on the profits of tobacco companies - if they pursue their threats of legal action against the State.... Professor John Crown has welcomed the news, and said the Government should do more to chall
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Feb 18, 2015 20:39
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[Australia] Philip Morris Issued A Long-Winded, Hacking Response To John Oliver’s Anti-Tobacco Rant

"we take seriously the responsibility that comes with selling a product that is an adult choice and is harmful to health.” Translation: Don’t listen to John Oliver. He’s just a stupid comedian, and we know we’re selling a deadly product. He’s not as smar
Uproxx
added Feb 17, 2015 17:39
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[Asia, Pakistan] Cigarette packs to cover 85 percent pictorial warning: Saira Tarar

Minister for National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination, Saira Afzal Tarar on Wednesday announced that new pictorial warning will cover 85 percent of cigarette packs on both sides in the country.
Business Recorder (pk)
added Feb 11, 2015 23:18
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[Netherlands] Dutch toughen anti-smoking policy, introduce age limit for e-cigarettes

Dutch anti-smoking policy is to be made tougher and the minimum age to buy electronic cigarettes is to be set at 18...include placing photographs of smoke-damaged organs such as lungs on packets of cigarettes and rolling tobacoo
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Jan 23, 2015 14:55
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NOCERA: Nicotine Without Death

Warner and Pollack believe that using tactics from all three groups might give us the best chance to end smoking once and for all. Yes, continue the marketing campaigns that have helped reduce smoking, but, at the same time, allow advertising that promote
New York Times
added Nov 30, 2014 15:56
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'Lost pleasure' from smoking not a cost in economic analyses

"Lost pleasure" represented by consumer surplus should not be considered in economic impact analyses of tobacco regulation, according to an ideas and opinions piece published online Oct. 14 in the Annals of Internal Medicine.
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Oct 16, 2014 20:33
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[Australia] Graphic Health Warnings on Cigarette Packs: How Long Before the Effects on Adolescents Wear Out?

When novel, GHWL on cigarette packs increase cognitive processing among adolescents. However, this effect diminishes after 5 years, suggesting more regular message refreshment is needed. Australia’s adoption of plain packaging is intended to undermine pos
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 15, 2014 20:57
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[Africa] Ghana to introduce pictorial health warning on cigarettes

Ghana would introduce pictorial health warnings on cigarette pack by the close of the year, Mr Joseph Yieleh Chireh, Leader of the Ghanaian delegation to the 2014 6th Session of Conference of Party (COP6), announced. He said in 2013/2014 Ghana has stren
GhanaWeb (nl)
added Oct 15, 2014 16:02
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Philip Morris Braces For Ireland's Tobacco Plain Packaging Legislation

Ireland’s effort at plain packaging legislation has received vociferous support from Prof Mike Daube, a key figure in Australia’s similar effort. Australia’s cigarette plain packaging law, which came into effect in December 2013, is supposed to be the mo
Trefis
added Oct 8, 2014 14:49
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Reynolds changes Pall Mall packaging

to offer “a more contemporary look.” The change is scheduled to begin next week, and the change affects packs and cartons. “The upgraded packaging will reflect the current color theme of styles, now with a more premium and relevant design,” spokesman Rich
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Sep 27, 2014 14:35
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