Headlines Tagged with South Africa — 1,628 headlines found
VITALITY Institute head Derek Yach on Tuesday urged doctors to promote electronic (e)-cigarettes to their smoking patients, saying they offered a safer alternative to traditional tobacco products. Tobacco products kill six million people a year, accordin
Jun 2, 2015 Business Day (za)
added Jun 3, 2015 21:50
A SOUTHERN tobacco body has urged African governments to stamp out illegal tobacco trade, as their economies are losing billions of dollars in taxes annually. Tobacco Institute of Southern Africa (TISA) revealed that governments in the region are losing
Jun 1, 2015 Zambia Daily Mail (zm)
added Jun 3, 2015 00:02
The sordid SA Revenue Service (SARS) drama is spilling over into the UK, where police are now investigating...BAT had paid Pretoria attorney Belinda Walter to feed them intelligence on the illicit tobacco trade in South Africa.
May 17, 2015 News24 (za)
added May 18, 2015 10:53
FROM its 65ha plant in the dusty little town of Heidelberg, the world’s second-largest cigarette maker, British American Tobacco (BAT), services 22 markets across Africa and the Middle East.
May 11, 2015 Business Day (za)
added May 11, 2015 11:05
customs and police have seized a huge cigarette contraband being smuggled from Zimbabwe to South Africa. The cigarettes that were seized at Rundu in northeast Namibia were concealed in two South African registered gas tanker trucks from Zimbabwe heading t
May 10, 2015 Coastweek (ke)
added May 10, 2015 11:46
suffered production losses of between 100 to 200 million cigarettes as a result of load-shedding in Heidelberg in the course of the last week, the company’s operations manager said on Sunday. “It is about 5 – 10 percent capacity loss because we have to sw
May 10, 2015 The Citizen (za)
added May 10, 2015 11:22
is losing as much as 10 percent of its South African output due to power cuts, a senior official said on Thursday. South Africa is in the middle of its worst electricity crisis since 2008 and its citizens and businesses suffer frequent controlled blackou
May 7, 2015 Reuters
added May 7, 2015 15:11
South Africa has become one of the major tobacco export destinations for Zimbabwe, occupying the second place in the list of major buyers, statistics from the Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board show.
Apr 28, 2015 Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Apr 28, 2015 09:07
Sars on Friday said it doubted whether a letter submitted to Parliament by its former spokesperson Adrian Lackay that claimed British American Tobacco (BAT) had broken South African laws, was actually written by him.
Apr 24, 2015 Eyewitness News (za)
added Apr 27, 2015 08:52
As British American Tobacco (BAT) denies claims it’s been involved in cigarette smuggling, the National Council Against Smoking says there’s a strong incentive for tobacco firms to smuggle their own products.
Apr 23, 2015 Eyewitness News (za)
added Apr 24, 2015 11:29