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[Africa] Tanzania bans shisha smoking over health concerns

The government said businesses in the country's biggest city, Dar es Salaam, were expected to stop shisha sales within seven days. Shisha smoking has become increasingly popular with young people in Tanzania. But there has been growing concern that smokin
BBC Online
added Jul 6, 2016 14:43
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[Africa, Tanzania] MWITA: Tobacco Smokers Must Kick the Offending Habit

Other anti-smoking efforts have seen the Tanzania Tobacco Control Forum (TTCF) urging the government to introduce alternative cash crops in tobacco growing areas because tobacco growers encountered more health hazards than direct benefits from their work
All-Africa.com
added Jul 25, 2015 15:26
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[Tanzania] Tobacco firm helps Tabora hospital

THE Tanzania Leaf Tobacco Company has donated 20 beds and mattresses worth 7m/- to the Tabora Regional Hospital.The donation is part of the company's corporate social responsibility policy, that focuses on water, education and health.
TSN Daily News (tz)
added Sep 6, 2012 02:03
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[Tanzania] Tobacco firms want guidelines on labelling

Guidelines for Tobacco Products Regulatory Act may be formulated in the current financial year, the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare has said. The move follows reservations in the industry where tobacco firms say there are things they cannot do abo
TSN Daily News (tz)
added Jul 31, 2012 13:29
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[Tanzania] Tobacco firm accused of being cons

TSN Daily News (tz)
added Jan 25, 2012 00:00
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[Tanzania] Tobacco firm builds classrooms for Moro schools

The deputy mayor made the remarks this week when receiving a ten-million built classroom donated by Tanzania Leaf Tobacco Company Limited to Misufini B. Primary School located in the region.
IPP Media (tz)
added Feb 18, 2013 11:15
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[Africa, Tanzania] KANANI: MONEY MATTERS IN HEALTH&TECH: E-cigarettes have become a health dilemma

E-cigarette market in Africa is projected to grow as well. South Africa is one of the African countries where e-cigarette is gaining popularity. All over the continent, e-cigarette technology is penetrating the market. In Tanzania, they are being vapore
The Citizen (tz)
added Dec 20, 2016 22:17
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[Africa] Tanzania: Cost of Smoking Dwarfs By Half Cigarette Tax Revenues

TOTAL cigarette tax revenues amounting to approximately 54 million US dollars is less than 50 per cent of the expenditure on smoking-induced cardiovascular diseases annually. According to a report titled "Health care costs attributable to smoking induce
All-Africa.com
added Dec 30, 2014 07:17
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[Tanzania] Cost of smoking dwarfs by half cigarette tax revenues

According to a report titled “Health care costs attributable to smoking induced cardiovascular diseases in Tanzania,” the total costs of smoking in the country is 118.7 million US dollars per year. “Most of the patients appear to be elderly males
TSN Daily News (tz)
added Dec 28, 2014 21:20
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[Tanzania] Tobacco firm endorses donation worth Sh30m

Alliance One Tobacco Tanzania Limited (AOTTL) will next month donate building materials and 497 desks worth Sh28.055 million to schools in Tabora, Kigoma, Mara, Shinyanga and Ruvuma regions. The donation comes following requests that the company received
The Citizen (tz)
added Apr 4, 2013 08:10
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