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[Asia, Malaysia] BAT cautious on outlook, illegal cigarettes still a concern

British American Tobacco Malaysia Bhd expects a challenging outlook for 2014, citing that any further increase in excise duties would fuel the illegal cigarette problem. Commenting on the performance at a press conference after its annual general meeting
The Star (my)
added Apr 22, 2014 11:45
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Missouri to bar teenagers from buying e-cigarettes

Missouri lawmakers passed a pair of bills Thursday to prevent people younger than 18 from purchasing electronic cigarettes, but opponents argue the legislation would pave the way for the nicotine products to be sold with fewer restrictions.
Washington Times
added Apr 21, 2014 17:45
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[Wisconsin] Revenue Dept: Wis. residents must pay taxes on out-of-state cigarettes

The Journal Times asked a Wisconsin Department of Revenue spokeswoman whether the agency considers the purchase of cigarettes in another state, to be brought back into Wisconsin for use, to be smuggling. Assistant Deputy Secretary Jennifer Western respon
Racine (WI) Journal Times
added Apr 14, 2014 15:46
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[Wisconsin] Cigarette tax rate variations invite transport into state

The Journal Times asked a Wisconsin Department of Revenue spokeswoman whether the agency considers the purchase of cigarettes in another state, to be brought back into Wisconsin for use, to be smuggling. Assistant Deputy Secretary Jennifer Western respo
Racine (WI) Journal Times
added Apr 14, 2014 12:15
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The Economics of Tobacco Control: Evidence from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Policy Evaluation Project

The economics of tobacco control: evidence from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Policy Evaluation Project / Death and taxes: using the latter to reduce the former / Cigarette graphic warning labels and smoking prevalence in Canada: a critical exam
Tobacco Control
added Apr 14, 2014 09:10
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WHO plans to regulate e-cigarettes in same way as normal tobacco ($$)

Leaked documents seen by the Financial Times revealed that parts of the WHO are keen to classify the battery-powered devices as tobacco under the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, a WHO treaty that obliges governments to curtail smoking rates acros
Financial Times (uk)
added Apr 13, 2014 23:22
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Continued implications of taxing roll-your-own tobacco as pipe tobacco in the USA

smokers who would otherwise quit will continue to have a low-cost alternative product available for purchase. Potential solutions include: (1) US Treasury Department distinguishing between RYO and pipe tobacco based on physical characteristics and (2) cha
Tobacco Control
added Apr 11, 2014 15:33
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[Malta] Minister announces tax rise on cigarettes, then takes it back

Scicuna this evening announced a 5 cent increase in excise tax on cigarettes but later on denied that there would be an increase and insisted that the government only wanted to address a loophole in the taxation system. A few minutes later, Prof Scicluna
Malta Independent (mt)
added Apr 11, 2014 15:14
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Judge restores $120 million in tobacco settlement to Pennsylvania

A Philadelphia judge on Thursday set aside most of an arbitration ruling that could have cost the state of Pennsylvania some $180 million from a landmark 1998 settlement with the nation's tobacco companies.
Reuters
added Apr 11, 2014 10:43
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[Pennsylvania] State wins ruling on tobacco accord

Philadelphia court Thursday reduced by two-thirds the loss in tobacco settlement payments Pennsylvania would sustain this year under an arbitration panel decision. The arbitration panel found that in 2003 Pennsylvania did not "diligently enforce" laws re
Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added Apr 11, 2014 10:38
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