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Michael Bloomberg may be Big Tobacco’s biggest enemy

To date, the group has worked with 59 countries with a population of nearly 3.5 billion people to introduce tobacco-control laws and policies and with 36 countries to help them create systems to monitor tobacco use and policy implementation. In India, fo
Washington Post
added Dec 5, 2016 16:06
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Michael R. Bloomberg Commits $360 Million to Reduce Tobacco Use – Raising Total Giving on Tobacco Control Efforts to Nearly $1 Billion

The additional funds will enable tobacco control advocates and public health officials to expand and accelerate effective MPOWER policy strategies to Monitor tobacco use, Protect the public with smoke-free laws, Offer help to quit smoking, Warn about the
Bloomberg Philanthropies
added Dec 5, 2016 16:02
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Bloomberg Expands Effort to Curb Tobacco Use World-wide

is committing $360 million to be used between 2017 and 2022 to help raise tobacco taxes, implement smoke-free laws and pursue other strategies to curb tobacco use in low- and middle-income countries, according to Bloomberg Philanthropies, the philanthropi
Dow Jones News Service
added Dec 5, 2016 16:00
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[Asia, Sri Lanka] Cigarette sales drop cuts tobacco tax revenue by half

revenue for government coffers has declined significantly due to a drop in sales of cigarettes manufactured in Sri Lanka by Ceylon Tobacco Company(CTC) during the months of October and November this year due to consecutive tax hikes that led to price incr
The Sunday TImes (lk)
added Dec 5, 2016 02:25
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[Indiana] FIDDIAN-GREEN: Vaping is not a proven way to stop smoking

In Indiana, current tobacco-control funding is one-tenth of the level recommended by national public health experts. We need to increase this funding so we can prevent Hoosiers from ever smoking and support those on the journey to quit. We don’t yet hav
Indianapolis (IN) Business Journal
added Dec 4, 2016 21:18
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[Virginia] A. Barton Hinkle column: Anti-smoking paternalism infantilizes adults

Yet here in the U.S., governments mostly are treating e-cigarettes as if they were just as harmful as t-cigarettes. The anti-tobacco measures passed in D.C., like those in California and Chicago, treat vaping like smoking by banning it in public and so f
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Dec 4, 2016 21:16
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Reform FDA’s Deeming Regulations in First 100 Days of Trump Administration

The impact of the FDA's war on vaping will be the loss of more than 10,000 jobs and the elimination from the market of thousands of vapor products that smokers have used to quit. Sign the petition to urge Congress and President Trump to re-examine the i
Americans for Tax Reform
added Dec 3, 2016 02:14
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[Europe, UK] Panama Papers: Europol links 3,500 names to suspected criminals

Almost 3,500 individuals and companies in the Panama Papers are probable matches for suspected criminals including terrorists, cybercriminals and cigarette smugglers, according to a document seen by the Guardian. The analysis, which was carried out by Eu
The Guardian (uk)
added Dec 2, 2016 05:27
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Tobacco, alcohol tax hike to add 3.24 bln lira to Turkey's 2017 budget - minister

Tobacco, alcohol tax hike to add 3.24 bln lira to Turkey's 2017 budget - minister Dec 1 A Turkish tax hike on tobacco and alcohol will bring in an additional 3.24 billion lira ($936 million) in budget revenues in 2017, Finance Minister Naci Agbal said on
Reuters
added Dec 2, 2016 04:37
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[Michigan] Mich. Officials Blast Claims In Tribe's Tobacco Tax Suit ($$)

Michigan state officials told a federal judge on Wednesday that issues brought in a suit from the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community alleging they unlawfully levied taxes on the community and seized its property have already been litigated in a separate case,
Law360
added Dec 2, 2016 04:32
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