Headlines Tagged with policy impact — 916 headlines found
Public Health Implications. Other cities and states currently raising their MLPA for tobacco may need to pay close attention to policy enforcement and conduct enhanced monitoring of retailer compliance to achieve the full benefits of the policy.
Apr 12, 2018 American Journal of Public Health
added Apr 12, 2018 19:57
Even when bolstered by the support of the Bloomberg Foundation and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, strong tobacco control remains elusive in the region. The main reason is the tobacco industry, which has proved to be a tenacious bully when it come
Mar 1, 2018 Asian Correspondent.com (Hybrid News Ltd)
added Mar 2, 2018 00:18
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
Philippine tobacco output this year may not reach 50,000 metric tons (MT), as the decline in the demand for cigarettes discouraged farmers from planting the cash crop, the National Tobacco Administration (NTA) said on Wednesday.
Sep 6, 2017 Business Mirror (ph)
added Sep 7, 2017 01:58
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
Survey findings suggest that the high awareness and support for the law may have contributed to reducing illegal tobacco sales to youth under 18 and achieving widespread retailer conformity with the new law disallowing sales to young adults under 21.
Feb 5, 2018 Tobacco Control
added Mar 23, 2018 21:49