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[Asia, Pakistan] GHW on cigarette packs: Philip Morris informs ministry of implications

The company has always supported evidence based regulation that meets public health objectives but does not impede our ability to compete and does not have unintended consequences for relevant stakeholders. The company believed it is critical that policym
(Karachi, Pakistan) Business Recorder (pk)
added Apr 19, 2015 10:10
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[UK] ​Smoking gun? Britain’s top diplomat to Pakistan rapped for attending tobacco lobby meeting

Britain’s most senior diplomat to Pakistan broke government rules by attending a meeting alongside one of the world’s most influential tobacco lobby groups, it has been claimed. Phillip Barton, UK High Commissioner to Pakistan, was revealed to have atte
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Apr 9, 2015 11:30
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[UK] Health experts demand Foreign Office apology after they attend meeting lobbying for tobacco company with Pakistani ministers

The British High Commissioner to Pakistan attended a meeting where British American Tobacco lobbied against plans for larger warnings on cigarette packets
The Independent (uk)
added Apr 9, 2015 11:26
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[Asia, Pakistan] BAT team asks govt to withdraw decision

The sources revealed the delegation asked the government to take back its decision of printing graphic Health Warnings the size of which has been increased to 85 per cent of the surface area of the cigarette pack. Though, this reversal was not accepted b
The Nation (pk)
added Apr 7, 2015 16:39
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[Pakistan] UK accused over cigarette lobbying abroad ($$)

Medical experts and campaigners have accused Britain's top diplomat in Pakistan of breaking government rules by attending a meeting at which one of the world's biggest cigarette companies lobbied ministers.
Financial Times (uk)
added Apr 7, 2015 16:26
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British American Tobacco : UK High Commissioner faces the music at home, in Pakistan

newly appointed UK High Commissioner Richard Burtons recent meeting with the Finance Minister Ishaq Dar in which he advocated the tobacco industrys stance against the health ministrys decision to adopt large sized (85% pictorial health warning on cigarett
4-traders.com (fr)
added Apr 1, 2015 10:52
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British American Tobacco : UK High Commissioner faces the music at home, in Pakistan

newly appointed UK High Commissioner Richard Burtons recent meeting with the Finance Minister Ishaq Dar in which he advocated the tobacco industrys stance against the health ministrys decision to adopt large sized (85% pictorial health warning on cigarett
4-traders.com (fr)
added Apr 1, 2015 10:52
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[Asia, Pakistan] 'Govt facing national, international pressures over anti-tobacco laws'

The minister said it was deplorable that these diplomats have strict laws against tobacco use in their own countries but here in Pakistan they have adopted different point of view over anti-tobacco laws. Several diplomats have sent letter to the Governme
Daily Times (pk)
added Mar 28, 2015 07:07
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[Asia, Nepal, Pakistan] World body urges India to resist tobacco industry pressure

(WCTOH) has urged countries including India, Pakistan and Nepal - that are planning to implement adopt stricter tobacco control regulation, to stand firm against the tobacco industry pressure. This comes even as there is speculation that the Indian gover
Times of India
added Mar 24, 2015 00:59
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[Pakistan, UK] BAT team asks govt to withdraw decision

Inside sources at the Health Ministry confirmed the participation of the British High Commissioner in the meeting as a member of the delegation. The sources revealed the delegation asked the government to take back its decision of printing graphic Healt
The Nation (pk)
added Mar 21, 2015 21:58
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