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[Jordan] Anti-tobacco pictorials fail to sway smokers

The new anti-smoking pictorials that tobacco manufacturing firms recently placed on cigarette packs do not motivate smokers to kick the habit, according to smokers interviewed by The Jordan Times on Sunday.
Jordan Times (jo)
added Feb 25, 2013 21:52

Sri Lankan Court rejects tobacco company\'s stay order on pictorial warnings

Sri Lanka's Court of Appeals today refused to issue a stay order sought by the major cigarette company in the country Ceylon Tobacco Company (CTC) to stop the government from labeling cigarette packets with graphic warnings.
added Feb 25, 2013 11:31

[UK] The Australian cigarette packet that puts you off smoking

The Australian cigarette packet has been shortlisted for a Design Museum award. The world is full of design classics. George Carwardine's anglepoise lamp. Harry Beck's tube map. That sofa that looks a bit like someone's mouth. And now we have the Austral
The Guardian (uk)
added Feb 25, 2013 02:08

New Zealand Plans to Require Plain Cigarette Packaging

"We cannot continue to allow tobacco companies to use sophisticated packaging designs to promote their products as if they were ordinary everyday consumer goods," said New Zealand's Associate Minister of Health Tariana Turia. "Current tobacco packaging n
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Feb 19, 2013 20:31

[UK] Anti-plain tobacco pack lobby targets MPs

Smokers group Forest, which is behind the Hands Off Our Packs campaign, is urging the public to contact their local MPs to highlight the level of opposition.
The Grocer (uk)
added Feb 16, 2013 22:33

[Europe] Thousands demonstrate against planned EU-wide tobacco laws

Over 4000 people converged on Brussels to demonstrate against proposed new EU-wide tobacco legislation. ... tobacco retailers, who descended on Brussels to protest against the proposal, have complained that adoption of the directive would cause "serious
The Parliament Magazine (be)
added Feb 6, 2013 12:34

[Ireland] New warnings for cigarette packets

Graphic picture warnings on cigarette packets will be introduced from February 1st
Irish Times (ie)
added Jan 10, 2013 09:50

[Australia] Adelaide supermarkets burnt by cigarette plain-packaging scam

A SCAMMER capitalising on the change to plain-packaged cigarettes has stolen $30,000 worth of smokes from 14 supermarkets across South Australia and Victoria. On each occasion, the man has posed as a tobacco company employee to deceive supermarket staff
News Interactive Network/News Limited/ (au)
added Dec 11, 2012 20:16

[Australia] PACKWATCH - examples of latest tobacco packaging

The pack is described by the tobacco industry as its "silent salesman". New or revamped packs are still turning up all the time - on the eve of mandatory plain packaging, which takes full effect on 1st December 2012. If you see any interesting new tob
ASH Australia (au)
added Nov 8, 2012 10:37

[Europe, Netherlands] Health minister opposes tougher tobacco rules, says RTL news

European plans to put 'gruesome' photographs on cigarette packets and ban vending machines are opposed by Dutch health minister Edith Schippers, RTL news reports on Monday. (nl)
added Nov 5, 2012 11:13
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