Headlines Tagged with Lobbying — 7,318 headlines found
Contraband tobacco is a serious problem in Canada that is getting worse each day. It is cheap, easily bought, and lacks any government taxation, inspection or control.
Nov 8, 2012 National Coalition Against Contraband Tobacco (ca)
added Nov 8, 2012 09:23
WHO says the taxes could raise more than $5 billion (Sh426 billion) in funds for world health efforts, but critics of the tax increases say they would be regressive and lead to the loss of millions of jobs
Nov 1, 2012 Capital FM Kenya (ke)
added Nov 2, 2012 14:35
The Government’s proposal to force cigarettes into plain packaging fails to respect adult smokers who wish to run their own lives and make their own decisions, says British American Tobacco New Zealand (BATNZ). “There is already universal awareness of t
Oct 3, 2012 British American Tobacco (BAT) New Zealand
added Oct 15, 2012 09:38
About 50 people -- including bar owners -- attended a discussion about the smoking issue at the end of Tuesday's Council meeting. Unlike a public-input session Sept. 10, the pro-smoking side this time showed up in force and made its voices heard.
Sep 20, 2012 Columbus (IN) Republic
added Sep 20, 2012 09:19
Farmers and their representatives meeting at the International Tobacco Growers Association Africa Region meeting voiced their objections to proposals that they stop growing tobacco. Joining ABN's Hannah Viviers in studio to discuss the nature of the conf
Jun 18, 2012 You Tube
added Sep 18, 2012 01:44
Filipino tobacco growers are asking President Aquino to reject a plan by the World Health Organization to control tobacco farming worldwide.
Sep 17, 2012 Malaya (ph)
added Sep 18, 2012 00:36
A recent report by medical journalist Michael Woodhead in the health practitioner newsletter 6 minutes exposed how the pharmaceutical and tobacco industries are active members of the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), a powerful right-wing lob
Aug 8, 2012 Crikey (au)
added Aug 12, 2012 19:17
Tobacco giant Philip Morris said plans to require cigarettes to be sold in plain packages could leave the taxpayer facing a massive bill Health Secretary Andrew Lansley has been warned that he could have to pay out billions of pounds of taxpayers' money
Aug 9, 2012 MSN UK (uk)
added Aug 9, 2012 17:14
Gonzales said tobacco companies want a formula for computing the rate that is "not too lopsided."
May 21, 2012 InterAksyon.com (TV 5) (ph)
added May 22, 2012 13:43
H.R. 1639 and S. 1461 are an effort to protect the cigar industry from unfair and unwarranted regulation by the US Food and Drug Administration
May 17, 2012 PR Newswire
added May 17, 2012 13:24