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[Costa Rica, South America/Caribbean] GLANTZ: Amazing progress in Latin American and Caribbean; industry fighting back hard

The conference, organized by the Costa Rica Ministry of Health and Interamerican Heart Foundation ... There was way too much going on to provide a detailed report, but in many ways the Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) countries are well ahead of the USA
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Apr 1, 2014 13:16

Economic Aspects of Tobacco Use in Low- and Middle-Income Countries / Table of Contents - January 2014, 16 (Suppl 1)

Cigarette Excise Tax Structure and Cigarette Prices: Evidence From the Global Adult Tobacco Survey and the U.S. National Adult Tobacco Survey / Exploring the Relationship Between Cigarette Prices and Smoking Among Adults: A Cross-Country Study of Low- and
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jan 2, 2014 09:18

A Year-End Review of Tobacco Legislation, Regulations

During 2013, state legislatures continued to pursue increases in cigarette and tobacco taxes, the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) moved forward on several regulatory matters and local governments dramatically increased the number and kind of local tobacc
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Dec 28, 2013 00:13

[Africa, South Africa] Tobacco war may singe Zuma pals

BUSINESS associates of Edward Zuma, the eldest son of the president, are set to come under fire as the South African Revenue Service (SARS) intensifies its war on illegal tobacco. Last week, SARS sent a letter to the tobacco industry warning of its plan
Business Day (za)
added Nov 25, 2013 12:52


a proposed ballot measure to boost taxes on a pack of cigarettes by $2 ... But many economists note that, at some point, tax hikes offer diminishing benefits, thus reminding me of an entertaining old thought experiment about the effects of taxation on pe
U-T San Diego [San Diego Union Tribune]
added Nov 15, 2013 02:52

[California] KAYE: Increased Taxes = Increased Crime

These new findings are revealed in a report just issued by the California Foundation for Commerce and Education (disclosure: that’s my employer). Authored by the consulting firm Andrew Chang, LLC, The State and Local Impact of Tobacco Prices on Smuggling
added Oct 7, 2013 17:34

FDA Warns Over RYO Promoted as Pipe Tobacco

The U.S. Food & Drug Administration's (FDA) tobacco compliance and enforcement program--touting that it recently issued its 10,000th tobacco retailer warning letter--has also issued warning letters to three tobacco manufacturers and one tobacco retailer
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Aug 16, 2013 02:36

[Asia, Asia-pacific, Philippines] Thailand dragging feet on WTO order to remove unfair tobacco taxes, DTI says

The Philippines has expressed disappointment over Thailand's failure to comply with the World Trade Organization's (WTO) ruling on the latter's unfair tobacco taxes. (TV 5) (ph)
added Jul 30, 2013 05:00

VIDEO: Smoking to become expensive in Russia

a hundred rubles, or three US dollars, a new bill of the Health Ministry ... smokers now find it difficult to find a place where they can poison themselves ... can pin their hopes on Russia's obligations to the member countries of the Customs Union.
You Tube
added Jul 24, 2013 14:31

[Greece] Excise duty increase for cigarettes

The increase of excise duty on cigarettes has two objectives: first to make tobacco a luxury item, thereby forcing the population to give up smoking and secondly, to increase revenues. However, some economic analysts challenge this view. In particular, e
The Messenger (ge)
added Jul 12, 2013 22:07
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