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Malawi's Children of Tobacco

People & Power investigates the plight of children forced to work in Malawi's tobacco industry.
Al-Jazeera (qt)
added Jun 17, 2014 17:24
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[Malawi] Shisha smoking under fire over health risks

A hookah habit can harm your health, largely due to the many misconceptions about shisha, says Dr S. Dhesi Baha Raja, former assistant state health director of the Maternal and Child Health division at the Sabah State Health department. The flavoured toba
AsiaOne (sg)
added Aug 13, 2013 14:01
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[Africa] Egyptian Investors’ Visit Spark Excitement For Malawi’s Tobacco Fortunes

Malawi’s Tobacco Control Commission (TCC) says its tobacco industry is set for a major boost following the visit of a group of 16 Egyptian tobacco investors who where on ground recently to explore local opportunities. “The delegation will hold discussion
VENTURES AFRICA (ng)
added Sep 22, 2014 22:44
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[Africa] Malawi: Veep Says Tobacco Is Strategic Crop to Malawi

Tobacco Association of Malawi (TAMA) on Thursday officially opened its 27th Annual Congress, a gathering that draws together, stakeholders, tobacco farmers representatives across the entire region of Malawi. Speaking when he presided over the opening of
All-Africa.com
added Jun 29, 2015 09:36
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Malawi Sees 36% Increase In Tobacco Exports

has realised a 36 percent increase in tobacco exports in first half period of this year, the country’s Tobacco Control Commission revealed. “Data compiled by the Reserve Bank of Malawi (RBM) has shown that cumulative tobacco exports in the period from Ja
VENTURES AFRICA (ng)
added Jul 10, 2014 22:16
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[Europe, Malawi] Tanzania: EU Tobacco Curbs Set to Hurt Developing Nations

TOBACCO exporters from Least Developed Countries (LDCs) including Malawi and Tanzania are likely to lose traditional markets after plans by the European Union (EU) to make cigarettes less attractive to new smokers. The measures are expected to impact ne
All-Africa.com
added Mar 19, 2013 01:13
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[Africa] Malawi: Overproduction Strangles Malawi's Tobacco Industry

Mutharika said the continued dwindling prices of Malawi's tobacco at the auction floor demands that farmers should start growing other cash crops. "As a country we need to move away from tobacco as it is the buyers who suggest prices for the tobacco.
All-Africa.com
added Feb 6, 2017 03:13
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[Africa] MALAWI TOBACCO FARMERS CRY FOUL OVER SALES’ HIGH REJECTION RATES

The country’s tobacco growers selling their green gold at the just opened Lilongwe Auction Floors have expressed sadness over high level of rejection and lower prices describing the development as blow to their hard earned lives. This comes barely a fe
MaraviPost.com (mw)
added Apr 18, 2016 14:25
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[Africa] Malawi tobacco sales register success amid challenges -TCC

Experts on the tobacco industry say the country’s on-going gold leaf marketing season continues registering success in both pricing and revenue collected despite other challenges facing the industry.
NyasaTimes.Com (mw)
added Apr 5, 2013 14:10
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[Africa] Malawi's forests going up in smoke as tobacco industry takes heavy toll

Malawi is reliant on tobacco for 60% of foreign earnings, but while demand is falling the cost of environmental damage caused by the industry is rising
The Guardian (uk)
added Jul 31, 2015 08:07
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