Headlines Tagged with policy impact — 628 headlines found
We studied 141 companies across 20 countries over a ten-year period...this may ultimately lead to the death of the industry. Until then, the companies in countries that do not have effective bans will see their profits rise.
May 31, 2016 The Conversation (au)
added May 31, 2016 13:31
tobacco companies spent over $8.47 billion on marketing in retail establishments, also called point-of-sale marketing, in 2015 (the most recent figures available). This article is part of a series highlighting ways that states and localities are counteri
Nov 9, 2017 Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Nov 9, 2017 20:31
[Europe] The effects of a rise in cigarette price on cigarette consumption, tobacco taxation revenues, and of smoking-related deaths in 28 EU countries-- applying threshold regression modelling [FREE FULL TEXT]
It is recommended that all EU countries levy higher tobacco taxes to increase cigarette prices, and thus in effect reduce cigarette consumption. The subsequent increase in tobacco tax revenues would be instrumental in covering expenditures related to tob
Sep 21, 2017 BioMed Central (uk)
added Sep 21, 2017 13:49
ITC’s cigarette business remains impacted by regulatory pressures in terms of sharp tax hikes and other anti-tobacco measures, which has led to pressure on volumes and Ebit growth. Other businesses i.e., FMCG, paper, hotels and agri, should see gradual up
Sep 11, 2017 Financial Express (in)
added Sep 11, 2017 02:47
The very laws restricting teenagers from using e-cigarettes are pushing them toward traditional ones, research shows. Most states’ minimum age for e-cigarette sales and other tobacco products is 18, though two states and 225 localities (such as Washin
Apr 10, 2017 CBS MarketWatch
added Apr 10, 2017 21:53
Because Proposition 56 is a bigger tax with more money for anti-tobacco education and research it will have a bigger effect on health, reducing medical costs and building the California economy … and cost Big Tobacco even more money.
Aug 21, 2016 San Francisco (CA) Chronicle
added Aug 22, 2016 13:29
Here’s how the Asian nation dramatically curbed tobacco usage and got 91% of smokers to support harsher action against cigarettes...due to a combination of political commitment, restrictive laws, health warnings and tax hikes – plus the leadership of grou
Jul 19, 2016 The Guardian (uk)
added Jul 20, 2016 09:43
What are the implications for public health practice? Broader implementation of smoke-free policies at the national, city, or airport authority levels can protect employees and travelers of all ages from secondhand smoke inside airports.
Nov 22, 2017 Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Nov 23, 2017 02:48
Islamabad - In order to control tobacco consumption , the government has to increase the tobacco Tax while the introduction of the Tier-III taxation on premium brands resulted in the increase of the tobacco consumption , a survey revealed on Tuesday.
Nov 8, 2017 The Nation (pk)
added Nov 8, 2017 17:11
If it does not have for the new technologies a “mass of information, studies and research” like that amassed on the harms of tobacco use, the government can’t begin to justify applying the restrictions contained in Bill S-5 to e-cigarette or vaping packa
Sep 8, 2017 irpp--Institute for Research on Public Policy (ca)
added Sep 12, 2017 02:52