Headlines Tagged with Lobbying — 4,476 headlines found
[Africa, Canada, Ireland, Nigeria] JEMIDE: National Tobacco Control Bill: The challenge on security and economy
Ambrose Jemide, a security consultant, argues that stringent tobacco regulation has adverse implications for the security and economy of the nation…
Aug 27, 2014 Daily Independent (ng)
added Aug 27, 2014 22:00
Smoke-Free Alternatives Trade Association (SFATA) Comments on American Heart Association (AHA) Policy Statement on Vapor Products, Including E-Cigarettes
"We are particularly pleased that AHA's report recognizes the magnitude of benefits that vaporizers such as electronic cigarettes offer to smokers as tools that can help reduce cigarette-induced diseases," says Phil Daman, SFATA's president and chairman.
Aug 26, 2014 CBS MarketWatch
added Aug 27, 2014 12:53
Board of Health voted Tuesday in favor of a countywide public place indoor smoking ban despite objections from the county's largest employer, Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack and Resort.
Aug 26, 2014 West Virginia Metro News Network
added Aug 27, 2014 01:58
director of corporate affairs at manufacturer E-Lites, said he felt a ban on indoor use was "troubling". He said such a move might have a negative impact in the campaign to get smokers to quit.
Aug 26, 2014 BBC Online
added Aug 26, 2014 21:49
With very deep pockets, the tobacco companies have been highly resourceful in undermining tobacco control efforts....The WHO congratulates the NHIS for its courage in taking the fight to the industry, our common public health enemy.
Aug 25, 2014 Korea Herald (kr)
added Aug 25, 2014 08:59
"Alarmingly, these products are often sold in containers without any child-proofing," the pediatricians wrote in a letter to Sen. Bill Nelson (D-Fla.), who introduced the Child Nicotine Poisoning Prevention Act last month.
Aug 18, 2014 The Hill
added Aug 22, 2014 12:38
[Africa, Nigeria, UK] British America Tobacco urges anti-tobacco NGOs to fund alternative smoking products
“In recent times, stakeholders have asked NGOs involved in tobacco control to get more involved in consumer education and funding of research of alternative and healthier products for consumers, who insist on smoking as these areas are critically needed
Aug 21, 2014 Premium Times (ng)
added Aug 22, 2014 07:01
vetoed the bill that, on line one, outlawed the sale of e-cigarettes to minors but went on to say they “shall not be taxed or otherwise regulated as tobacco product.” That’s sly wording, according to Ms. Taylor who believes the bill was an attempt by toba
Aug 21, 2014 St. Joseph (MO) News-Press
added Aug 22, 2014 06:26
“The OCA should not allow their well-respected and globally recognized organization to be ‘used’ by the tobacco industry in their bid to promote their deadly products among the youth, by using a prestigious sporting event, such as the Asian Games,” SEATC
Aug 22, 2014 Jakarta Post (id)
added Aug 21, 2014 22:08
ERA/FoEN said the call had become urgent in view of the increase in tempo of visibility events organised by cigarette makers and leaf buyers through the International Tobacco Growers Association (ITGA) and its allies in different countries in the last two
Aug 21, 2014 Daily Times of Nigeria (ng)
added Aug 21, 2014 22:06