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How Is Philip Morris Doing In Russia?

Philip Morris and its rival Japan Tobacco had each picked up a 20% stake in the large Russian cigarette distributor Megapolis in December 2013. Japan Tobacco, with its signature brand Winston, has a 36% share of the Russian cigarette market, roughly 10 pe
added Sep 30, 2014 14:53

[Russia] Slim cigarette smokers not exposed to more harmful chemicals

To determine the chemical exposure to smokers of slim cigarettes, scientists at British American Tobacco conducted a study in Russia, where slim cigarettes are popular. The study group contained 360 smokers of regular and slim cigarettes and their exposu
added Sep 30, 2014 14:41

CHELALA: Russia Needs to Start Looking After Its Health

Russia and China are world leaders in smoking, but while in Russia women are heavy smokers by world standards, only 2 percent of Chinese women smoke. It is estimated that between 350,000 and 400,000 people die each year in Russia due to smoking-related d
Moscow Times
added Sep 25, 2014 15:36

Most of cafes and restaurants in Russia observe smoking ban — Consumers International

The monitoring demonstrated that as many as 93.7% of cafes and restaurants subject to inspections observed the anti-smoking ban. In the remaining 6.3% of public catering establishments, the ban had been violated due to both the owner’s fault and the lack
added Sep 23, 2014 19:07

[Ukraine] Russia to raise fees for Ukrainian goods 10 days after EU AA starts being implemented

this measure will apply to meat, dairy and confectionary produce, as well as fruit, cereals, beer, wine, spirit and tobacco.
added Sep 22, 2014 10:08

[Africa, Nigeria, Russia] NATT: Beware of Tobacco Industry Antics To Thwart FCTC/COP6

has called on Nigerians especially journalists to anticipate visibility events by tobacco industry to thwart the sixth session of the Conference of Parties of the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC/COP6) to be held in Moscow in October 8-13, 20
Daily Times of Nigeria (ng)
added Sep 18, 2014 17:19

[Russia] Fines for anti-tobacco law violations amount to $750K in first half of 2014

Russia’s food safety watchdog Rospotrebnadzor announced on Thursday that the total fines which have been imposed during the first half of the year on perpetrators for violations of anti-tobacco legislation amount to 28 million rubles (over $750,000).
Russian Legal Information Agency (RAPSI) (ru)
added Sep 4, 2014 13:37

[USA] P.R. Firm for Putin’s Russia Now Walking a Fine Line

compared Ketchum’s business relationship with Russia to that of public relations firms who worked for tobacco companies as the dangers of smoking were revealed. “There are some who would argue that Russia is just as legitimate a client as Philip Morris
New York Times
added Sep 1, 2014 02:57

[Russia] New WHO report on electronic cigarettes and similar products

The report on “Electronic nicotine delivery systems” (ENDS), of which electronic cigarettes are the most common prototype, is on the agenda of the 6th Conference of the Parties (COP) to the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC), being he
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Aug 29, 2014 13:43

[Russia] E-cigarettes regulation to be debated by WHO in Moscow

In a long-awaited report that will be debated by member states at a meeting in October in Moscow, the United Nations health agency also voiced concern at the concentration of the $3 billion market in the hands of transnational tobacco companies.
Voice of Russia RUVR (ru)
added Aug 27, 2014 02:30
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