Headlines Tagged with South America/Caribbean — 176 headlines found
Most returning vacationers are proud of their wheeling and dealing in the back alleys of Havana to acquire these famous cigars at US$75 to US$100 a box. Well, my friends, I’ve got news for you: More than likely you have been ripped off.
May 6, 2016 Caymanian Compass (ky)
added May 6, 2016 18:56
Mar 5, 2016 EuroNews
added Mar 7, 2016 17:50
PAHO/WHO Country Representative Dr William Adu-Krow has suggested tobacco control interventions should be integrated into Guyanaâ€™s development programmes and related investment initiatives.
Jun 6, 2014 Stabroek News (gy)
added Jun 8, 2014 12:58
Mujica told Obama, a former smoker, that 8 million people die worldwide due to smoking related illnesses. “This is more than World War I [and] World War II,” said Mujica through an interpreter. “It’s murder. We are in an arduous fight – very arduous – an
May 12, 2014 Al Jazeera
added May 12, 2014 20:24
[Asia-pacific, Canada, South America/Caribbean, USA] International trade law, plain packaging and tobacco industry political activity: the Trans-Pacific Partnership [FREE FULL TEXT]
Tobacco companies are increasingly turning to trade and investment agreements to challenge measures aimed at reducing tobacco use. This study examines their efforts to influence the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a major trade and investment agreement w
Jun 20, 2013 Tobacco Control
added Jun 21, 2013 06:26
[South America/Caribbean] Compliance with Uruguay’s single presentation requirement [FREE FULL TEXT]
Overall, compliance with Uruguay’s single presentation requirement was good. In addition to the current restrictions, future single presentation requirements could expand to include packs in more than one stick count and packaging type.
Apr 17, 2017 Tobacco Control
added Apr 17, 2017 22:22
The 42-year-old Anguita once smoked two or three packs of cigarettes a day — until, 17 years ago, he decided to give up smoking and start running. Since exercise helps him keep away from tobacco, he hopes it can do the same for others.
Jan 3, 2015 WBUR-FM (Boston, MA)
added Jan 3, 2015 12:53
The Jamaica Customs Agency (JCA) along with the police on Monday seized a shipment of 400 cases of cigarettes containing four million sticks in a container at the Kingston port. The seizure has an estimated street value of more than J$120 million, accord
Dec 24, 2014 Jamaica Observer (jm)
added Dec 28, 2014 21:44
The manufacture and sale of imitation cigarettes, especially those targeting children, will be banned in Brazil beginning in June 2014. The ruling, signed Thursday by President Dilma Rousseff, is yet another government initiative to reduce the number of
Dec 27, 2013 Latin American Herald Tribune (ve)
added Dec 28, 2013 00:57
President Danilo Medina on Monday authorized the sale of all of the government’s entire stake in the tobacco company La Tabacalera, through a call for tenders... "There’s abundant scientific evidence of (tobacco’s) severe damage to human health, since it
Oct 6, 2014 Dominican Today (do)
added Oct 6, 2014 17:01