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MEDIA ADVISORY - Imperial Tobacco Canada spokesperson available for interviews on participation in Bill S-5 Senate consultation on April 6

Imperial Tobacco Canada will have the opportunity to speak before the Senate Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology to participate in a consultation for the federal government's Tobacco and Vaping Products Act (Bill S-5), which would see amen
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Apr 3, 2017 20:35
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[Georgia (Country)] New law to discourage smoking could threaten Georgia’s public budget

The Georgian Parliament is considering tough new laws against smoking. However, with excise duty on cigarettes going up, smoking is becoming even more profitable for the government’s budget. People have marked Georgia Without Tobacco day on 29 March eve
OC Media
added Apr 3, 2017 18:00
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[Canada, New York] Youth spreading message that seeing smoking on-screen is no joke

Approximately 160 young people from across Ontario and New York will hit the streets of downtown Toronto on Saturday, April 1, 2017 to call for future movies showing tobacco use to be rated for adults – not kids and teens. This event, hosted by the Ontari
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Apr 2, 2017 16:58
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[Montana, Virginia] Shadowy DC organization urges opposition to cigarette tax bill, collects emails

a Virginia-based organization that does not disclose its donors nor its spending has launched an online campaign to attack Gov. Steve Bullock and to fight a bill that would increase the state’s tobacco tax....“Paid for by American Potential.”
The Missoulian
added Apr 2, 2017 01:30
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[Canada, New York] Demonstrators to oppose smoking in movies for young audiences

The group, made up of members of Reality Check and Tobacco-Free Erie-Niagara, will be joining forces with members of the Youth Advocacy Training Institute in Ontario to send a message about cigarette smoking in movies. The demonstrators will be spreading
WBFO (Buffalo, NY)
added Apr 1, 2017 18:11
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[Asia] Tobacco Institute of India Urges Govt to Slap High Taxation For Illegal Cigarettes

has urged the government to slap high taxation on the cigarette smuggling syndicates under the GST norms aimed at curbing the illegal industry. The TII -- a representative organisation of manufacturers, farmers, exporters -- has also said that the step wi
PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Apr 1, 2017 18:03
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[Asia, Pakistan] Tobacco control advocates ask govt to enforce two-year old pledge

Should Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif enforce his two year-old decision of increasing the size of the graphic health warning (GHW) on cigarette packs to 85 per cent, Pakistan will match with India in South Asia, surpass Sri Lanka and lag slightly behind Nep
The News (pk)
added Apr 1, 2017 17:59
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Top Premium Cigar Retailer Launches Cigar Smokers' Rights Guide

Famous Smoke Shop, the leading online distributor of discounted premium cigars, has debuted...The Smokers' Rights Hub also offers cigar smokers a detailed understanding of how FDA's new regulations will negatively impact the premium cigar industry, and th
MarketWired
added Apr 1, 2017 17:21
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Price hikes will only help illegal cigarette market, says trade body

the Confederation of Malaysian Tobacco Manufacturers (CMTM), warned the increase could provide more fuel to the booming illegal market. It said any further price increases would not impact smoking rates as smokers would turn to the very cheap and readily
The Star (my)
added Mar 31, 2017 22:24
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VIDEO: Will the FDA ‘Deeming Rule’ Spell the Demise of the Vaping Industry?

series of Wednesday evening events that are available free to the public. Featured speakers were Dr. Brad Rodu of the University of Louisville and Pamela Gorman of Smoke-Free Alternative Trade Association (SFATA). They discussed vaping from a scientific a
Heartland Institute
added Mar 31, 2017 02:52
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