Headlines Tagged with Lobbying — 7,258 headlines found
raising fears that it could eventually boost its profits with public money should the NHS begin prescribing ecigarettes as a smoking-cessation tool. The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) announced earlier this year that it plans
Jul 29, 2013 The Independent (uk)
added Jul 30, 2013 02:55
On Monday, thirteen e-cigarette shop owners and users appealed to the community services committee to change a proposed ban, which would see the devices banned anywhere tobacco is forbidden.
Aug 31, 2015 CBC News (ca)
added Sep 2, 2015 15:22
While a study by the World Health Organization this summer stated there was no clear evidence whether e-cigarettes help people quit smoking, there are plenty of people like Donovan who swear by it. They contacted The News and also shared similar stories.
Oct 31, 2014 Truro (NS) Daily News (ca)
added Nov 2, 2014 10:20
The vapour electronic cigarettes produce is all but odourless and, many argue, far, far safer than tobacco smoke for users and anyone within second-hand range. While odourless, however, so called e-cigarettes are producing the stench of controversy as th
Apr 20, 2014 Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Apr 21, 2014 17:27
Canadians deserve a new approach to health policy on tobacco - Imperial Tobacco Canada invites governments to adopt a progressive approach to public health policy
On World No Tobacco Day 2014 (May 31), Imperial Tobacco Canada calls on Health Canada and government across the country to adopt a policy of tobacco harm reduction as a more progressive approach to tobacco regulation.
May 29, 2014 Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added May 30, 2014 03:55
The Polish Chamber of Commerce (PIH) has warned that the directive could eliminate one-third of Poland's tobacco market. As much as 40 percent of all menthol cigarettes in the EU are made in Poland.
Jan 2, 2013 Warsaw Business Journal (pl)
added Jan 3, 2013 05:00
Campaign for a Smoke-Free Alberta is calling on the provincial government to proclaim a law banning the sale of flavoured tobacco. Bill 206 was passed in November but since it hasn't been proclaimed by cabinet, the sale of flavoured tobacco products is
Aug 15, 2014 CBC News (ca)
added Aug 18, 2014 12:43
agreement reached between Russia's national mail service Russian Post and four tobacco companies—British American Tobacco, Philip Morris, Japan Tobacco International and Imperial Tobacco—cigarettes will be sold in 30,000 post offices across the country.
Aug 3, 2015 Moscow Times (ru)
added Aug 3, 2015 15:50
[Canada] National Coalition Against Contraband Tobacco (NCACT) | More than 300 Million Additional Cigarettes Bound for Illegal Market Without Action on Contraband Tobacco
Bill 45, the Making Healthy Choices Act, 2014, will, among other things, ban flavoured tobacco products, including menthol cigarettes. The black market already has a large number of flavoured tobacco products available for sale. This is particularly true
Dec 3, 2014 Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Dec 4, 2014 19:58
Companies such as GSK (Zyban, Nicabate), Pfizer (Champix) and Johnson and Johnson (Nicorette) are active members of a conservative US lobby group called the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC). . . . If these Big Pharma companies are so committe
Jul 17, 2012 6minutes.com.au (au)
added Jul 17, 2012 05:07