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[Norway] Coal seen as the new tobacco, sparking investor backlash

The movement is an offshoot of a campaign by more than 70 investors to pressure all fossil-fuel industries on climate change. It's similar to the 1990s-era anti-tobacco push and is gaining help from unlikely partners. The International Energy Agency, a 2
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Nov 20, 2013 16:46
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[Norway] Norwegian oil fund excludes tobacco companies

The Norwegian finance ministry has decided to exclude two companies from the Norwegian Pension Fund Global's (NPFG) investment universe for producing tobacco. The companies, China's Huabao International Holdings and US-based Schweitzer-Mauduit, were excl
IPE.com / Investments and Pensions Europe (uk)
added May 13, 2013 14:11
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[Norway] Switzerland Takes Top Spot in Europe for Sky-High Prices: Chart

while expensive tobacco propelled Norway to third place
Bloomberg News
added Dec 21, 2017 06:19
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[Norway] Norwegian billionaire tobacco heiress given $38,750 drunk-driving fine

Katharina G. Andresen is reportedly Norway’s richest woman...Fines for drunken driving in Norway are based on the defendant’s income...Oslo City Court said the penalty could have been up to 40 million kroner ($6.2 million) if based on Andresen’s assets.
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 19, 2017 01:13
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[Asia, India] Illicit trade in tobacco increases by 28% in Norway

and cost the treasury some €10 million in loss of revenue. This was the main finding of an EU-wide report that will be discussed at the seventh session of the Conference of the Parties (COP7) which will be held in India in November.
Customs Today (pk)
added Sep 21, 2016 03:17
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[Norway] Health minister expects cigarette packaging protests

Norwegian Health Minister Bent Høie expects the tobacco industry to challenge new packaging regulations, which won’t allow any logos tied to their brand. He’s certain, though, that the ugly proposed packaging will be allowed.
Views and News from Norway (no)
added Jun 2, 2016 20:38
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[Norway] The Youngest Billionaire In The World Is A Norwegian Teenager

The company Ferd...Alexandra and Katharina’s great-great-great grandfather Johan Henrik Andresen bought J.L. Tiedemanns tobacco factory, starting what was to be the market leading cigarette maker in Norway for over 150 years. The family remained in the to
Forbes
added Mar 7, 2016 17:15
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[Norway] ARCHIVE: Health consequences of pipe versus cigarette smoking

Between pipe and cigarette smokers, no or only minor differences were found in mortality from any cause and the specified smoking-related diseases. Pipe smoking is not safer than cigarette smoking.
Tobacco Control
added Apr 17, 2013 07:20
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Plain packaging: legislative differences in Australia, France, the UK, New Zealand and Norway, and options for strengthening regulations

While plain packaging represents a milestone in tobacco-control policy, future legislation need not simply reflect the past but could set new benchmarks to maximise the potential benefits of this policy.
Tobacco Control
added Aug 2, 2018 00:32
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[Norway] Not to be sniffed at: more Norwegians turn from cigarettes to snuff

The preference for snus in Norway, is certain to revive debate over the health effects of the product, a moist powder tobacco that is popped under the lip. Though its sale is illegal across the EU, it is manufactured and used in Sweden, which has an exe
The Guardian (uk)
added Jan 19, 2018 21:17
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