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[Africa, South Africa] FOLLETT: Clearing the air on e-cigarettes

This article is not intended as a pro-vaping panegyric, but rather, an honest attempt to dissipate the haze surrounding e-cigs. For my part, I smell more wholesome, wake up without a rook-babelaas and, best of all, experienced none of the monster-ravin
Independent Online (IOL) / The Post (za)
added Jul 1, 2014 11:44

[Africa, South Africa] Cheer for pipe smokers, but bubbly drinkers are hit hard

ONLY pipe-smoking drinkers of traditional African beer are going to be happy with the increases in excise duty announced by Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan in his 2014-15 budget on Wednesday.
Business Day (za)
added Feb 27, 2014 19:04

[Africa, South Africa] Profits up in smoke

South Africa has become the end-destination for millions of smuggled cigarettes from neighbouring states and other countries. Land border points traditionally have been the entry point for the contraband, with experts identifying a startling change in t
Independent Online (IOL) / The Post (za)
added Feb 23, 2014 15:20

[Africa, South Africa] Advertisement and knowledge of tobacco products among Ellisras rural children aged 11 to 18 years: Ellisras Longitudinal study

Conclusions: Exposure to tobacco products advertisements was high among Ellisras rural children.
7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Aug 3, 2013 16:10

[Africa, South Africa] BAT's Smokescreen

So how do ads aimed at dissuading people from buying illegal cigarettes promote cigarettes? It's subliminal, say the objectors, by telling people not to buy illegal cigarettes, BAT was fostering a positive attitude towards legal cigarettes. And, by using
added May 13, 2013 14:15

[South Africa] Rupert offloads big tobacco stake

In what might be regarded as evidence that the Rupert family is gradually distancing itself from tobacco, Reinet Investments sold off 5m shares in British American Tobacco (BAT) in late November and early December.
Financial Mail (za)
added Feb 5, 2013 17:52

[Mozambique, South Africa, Zimbabwe] Army smokes out cigarette smugglers

The New Age (za)
added Oct 6, 2011 00:00

British American Tobacco Expands in South Africa With Vape Deal

agreed to buy South African vaping company Twisp, expanding in a continent where it has grown in since buying Rothmans in 1999. The deal increases BAT’s offering of so-called next-generation products, or alternatives to smoking cigarettes, the London-ba
Bloomberg News
added Dec 22, 2017 01:49

[Africa, South Africa] Government looks at restricting e-cigarettes

The government is considering tightening laws regarding e-cigarettes, which have been deemed a 'safer' alternative to tobacco smoking. Some experts have warned that e-cigarettes might be as dangerous as those they are intended to replace, notes a Sunday
Legal Brief Today (Juta & Company Ltd) (za)
added Aug 19, 2014 06:39

[Africa, South Africa] British American Tobacco: SA informers paid to spy - report

(BAT) was allegedly paying informers to commit industrial espionage by spying from inside rival companies, the Business Times reported yesterday. The claims were substantiated by affidavits, audio and video recordings including financial statements and e
Independent Online (IOL) / The Post (za)
added Mar 31, 2014 11:40
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