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[South Africa] SARS clamping down on illegal tobacco trade

South African Revenue Services (SARS) says government is losing out on more than R3 million in excise and Value Added Tax (VAT) revenue annually due to the illegal trade in tobacco. According to SARS Chief Officer for Tax and Customs Enforcement Investig
South African Government News Agency (za)
added Aug 20, 2014 15:56

[Australia, UK] ARCHIVE: The Introduction of Standardised Packaging for Tobacco / HMRC’s Assessment of the Potential Impact on the Illicit Market

We have seen no evidence to suggest the introduction of standardised packaging will have a significant impact on the overall size of the illicit market or prompt a step-change in the activity of organised crime groups. We anticipate that it would, how
added Feb 20, 2015 15:51

[UK] ASA Adjudication on E&L Distribution Ltd

We told Leolites to ensure that they did not use the claim "Love Your Lungs" or make any claims that implied their products were not harmful or were beneficial to the health of users' lungs in future ads, unless they held robust evidence to substantiate t
Advertising Standards Authority (uk)
added Aug 13, 2014 10:25

Re: Deeming Tobacco Products (PDF)

The National Association of Convenience Stores (“NACS”) appreciates this opportunity to provide comments on the Food and Drug Administration’s (“FDA” or the “Agency”) proposed rule deeming tobacco products to be subject to the Food Drug and Cosmetic Ac
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Sep 8, 2014 17:13

American Lung Association Comments to the FDA (PDF)

The FDA must have basic oversight authority over all tobacco products. No tobacco product is safe and all are addictive. Indeed, the TCA which gives FDA authority over all tobacco products states:
American Lung Association
added Aug 25, 2014 17:32

[New York] A.G. Schneiderman And A.G.S Of 29 States Urge FDA To Strenghten Proposed Regulation Of E-Cigarettes

urges the FDA to strengthen its proposed regulation of electronic cigarettes – or e-cigarettes – with the goal of protecting young people from the harms of nicotine addiction. Among other recommendations, the attorneys general pressed the FDA to prohibit
New York State Attorney General
added Aug 8, 2014 14:02

[New York] AG Submission to FDA on Deeming Tobacco Products to Be Subject to the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act

the FDA can and should take action to: • Prohibit characterizing flavors other than tobacco and menthol in e-cigarettes and other tobacco products; • Restrict the advertising, marketing, and promotion of e-cigarettes in the same respects it has restricted
New York State Attorney General
added Aug 8, 2014 14:00

Official Statement: New Jersey Treasury Department!

The State takes very seriously its relationship with bondholders ...Although not legally compelled to resolve a potential default situation with the tobacco bonds, the State sees an advantage in maintaining good relations with the tobacco bond investors
added Aug 8, 2014 11:49

[UK] Standardised packaging of tobacco products draft regulations consultation: PHE response

PHE consultation response sets out latest evidence on the impact of standardised packaging of tobacco products.
added Aug 6, 2014 07:58

[UK] Standardised packaging can save lives and boost local economies

New Public Health England (PHE) figures reveal the potential benefits that standardised packaging of tobacco products could bring, not only for health, but in savings of around £500 million – providing a real economic boost to the most deprived communiti
added Aug 6, 2014 07:57
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