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[Africa, China, Malawi, Tanzania] Helping Tobacco Grow

JTI now invests directly in tobacco cultivation and a plant which can trace its history back thousands of years
Japan Tobacco International (JTI) (jp)
added Dec 17, 2012 17:13
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Tanzania not likely to ban tobacco farming

DESPITE calls by anti-tobacco activists for Tanzania to ban or reduce production of tobacco, the government is not likely to do so in the near future until a credible alternative crop is in place to enable farmers continue to earn incomes.
TSN Daily News (tz)
added Nov 5, 2013 18:35
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[Tanzania] WHO restrictions upset tobacco body

The Tanzania Tobacco Cooperative Apex Limited (TTCA) representing more than 100,000 tobacco farmers in the country has opposed World Health Organisation (WHO) plans on regulation of the crop's farming.
The Citizen (tz)
added Sep 18, 2012 00:35
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[Africa] Tanzania: Adulteration of Tobacco Irks Councillors

COUNCILLORS in Tabora District have expressed concern over adulteration of tobacco leaves by some farmers and vowed to enact a by-law to curb the malpractice. The councillors gave their concerns during a field tour at the Morogoro-based Tanzania Tobacco
All-Africa.com
added Nov 12, 2014 18:34
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[China, Tanzania] Chinese market excites tobacco exporters

EXPORTERS have welcomed with a lot of interest the new Chinese market for tobacco as an opportunity that will contribute to the economic growth as well as increased income to farmers. This was said in Dar es Salaam over the weekend by the Tanzania Expor
TSN Daily News (tz)
added Mar 31, 2013 22:56
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[Africa, Tanzania] Tobacco Farms Notorious for Worst Forms of Child Labour

According to International Labour Organization, the causes of the Worst Forms of Child Labour in tobacco plantations in Tanzania are linked to poverty; 84 per cent of the parents of children working on the farms come from poor and very poor socio-economi
All-Africa.com
added Aug 27, 2013 11:00
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[Africa, Tanzania] Court Throws Out TCC's Appeal in Cigarette War

THE Court of Appeal has rejected the appeal lodged by the Tanzania Cigarette Company (TCC) Limited in a cigarette war with another local company, Mastermind Tobacco Tanzania Limited (Mastermind), over claims of infringement of Safari Graphic trademark.
All-Africa.com
added Jun 20, 2013 19:05
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[Africa, Malawi, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe] ITGA calls for dialogue

Tobacco growers are urging governments to open formal dialogues about the challenges the sector is facing due to a decrease in demand for tobacco products and the absence of viable alternative crops. The plea was made at a meeting today organized by the
Tobacco Reporter
added Jun 16, 2017 00:14
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[Africa] Tanzanian tobacco firm spends $61m

Alliance One Tobacco Tanzania Limited (AOTTL) has spent Tsh101.81 billion (about $61 million) to buy up 28 million kilogrammes of flue cured tobacco this season. The AOTTL's Managing Director, Mark Mason told East African Business Week recently, their fi
East African Business Week
added Sep 21, 2014 23:46
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[Africa] Tanzania: Morogoro Honours Tobacco Firm for Community Support

TANZANIA Leaf Tobacco Company (TLTC) was on Sunday named the overall winner of Uluguru Awards for the year 2014, having donated more than 200m/- in support of various development initiatives in Morogoro Region. Speaking in a colourful awards gala night d
All-Africa.com
added Apr 14, 2014 12:10
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