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[Australia] Quitters want nicotine e-cigs, says research

MORE than half of Tasmania’s smokers would cut down or quit smoking tobacco if nicotine-based e-cigarettes were made legal, research shows. An Australasian Association of Convenience Stores study looking at 400 Tasmanians smokers showed a third had tri
Hobart (Tas) Mercury (au)
added Oct 12, 2016 22:37
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Plain Packaging in the UK: TCRG Research on Policy Opposition 2011-2013 Contents [hide]

Opposition organisations’ high prevalence of financial links with tobacco companies and accompanying low levels of transparency created a misleading impression of diverse and widespread opposition to plain packaging. This opposition posed a risk to plain
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Oct 12, 2016 15:07
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Plain Packaging in the UK: Tobacco Industry Funded Research, Expert Opinion and Public Relations

funded third party organisations which conducted anti-plain packaging campaigns on its behalf, built alliances with organisations that lobbied Government and mobilised public opposition, including and funding research, expert opinions and public relations
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Oct 12, 2016 15:04
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Plain Packaging in the UK: Tobacco Industry Funded Third Party Campaigns

funded third party organisations which conducted anti-plain packaging campaigns on its behalf, commissioned research, expert opinion and public relations activities which supported its position, and built alliances with organisations that lobbied the UK G
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Oct 12, 2016 15:01
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Plain Packaging in the UK: Tobacco Company Opposition

fought against the policy using a series of arguments which they publicised via: Their corporate websites; Political advertising campaigns; Submissions to the two UK Consultations on plain packaging in 2012 and 2014 respectively; Third-party voices. Tak
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Oct 12, 2016 14:59
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[UK] Bath investigation lifts lid on big tobacco’s campaigning methods

highlights how tobacco companies funded opposition to the new policy by individuals and organisations – with the linkage frequently not disclosed publicly - during a three year period. It highlights the difficulties of implementing Article 5.3 of the Worl
University of Bath (uk)
added Oct 12, 2016 14:57
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[UK] Tobacco sponsors may support snooker abroad

may be considering sponsoring snooker tournaments abroad to get round the BBC... BBC is tied by the advertising rules of the countries in which events are filmed...Mexican Grand Prix, for example, will be screened complete with advertisements for Marlboro
The Guardian (uk)
added Oct 11, 2016 16:58
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Four Ways Money Is A Key Factor In Colorado's Proposed Tobacco Tax Hike

Leading the opposition is Big Tobacco, in the form of a corporation called Altria -- the Virginia-based tobacco company formerly known as Philip Morris. They’ve contributed more than $10 million, nearly 6 times more than backers of the proposal. Much of t
CPR - Colorado Public Radio
added Oct 11, 2016 16:49
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[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] JTI Korea opens book cafe for elderly

implementing a project over the past few years to overhaul old community centers for the elderly in Seoul, drawing positive responses... "We will continue to do what we have been doing to make a difference for the elderly," a JTI spokeswoman said. "We wil
Korea Times (kr)
added Oct 14, 2016 17:02
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[Africa, Uganda] No money to implement anti-smoking law - government

The Act, which was passed last year, is yet to be implemented because government has not released money for implementation of the policies. Government is currently developing policies and regulations to guide the implementation of the anti-smoking law.
Daily Monitor (ug)
added Oct 11, 2016 01:55
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