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Kuwait considers proposals to raise tobacco tax, cancel sugar subsidy

Kuwait's Ministry of Health is considering proposals to ask the government to increase tax on tobacco products and cancel subsidized sugar from citizenry's monthly ration with a view to helping control non-communicable diseases (NCDs), said MoH Undersecre
Kuwait News Agency(KUNA)(kw)
added Jul 13, 2014 13:19

[Canada] LETTER: SHATENSTEIN: It's hard to take seriously Imperial Tobacco's objection to tax hike

“Smoking is a cause of various serious and fatal diseases such as lung cancer, emphysema, chronic bronchitis, and heart disease.” Once your company makes such horrific if accurate admissions, you no longer have standing to complain about any aspect of go
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Jun 9, 2014 20:21

[Australia] The $13 trick to get kids smoking

A $13 packet of 25 cigarettes — just slightly dearer than the average price of a pack of illegal smokes — is the latest weapon from tobacco companies to fight the government’s tough anti-smoking laws. British American Tobacco Australia began distributing
Daily Telegraph/Sunday Telegraph (au)
added Jun 9, 2014 14:40

[Bangladesh] 'Enhanced taxes can reduce number of tobacco users'

Anti Tobacco Media Alliance (ATMA) and Tobacco Control Coalition jointly organised the ATMA's regional meeting at the conference hall of Association for Community Development (ACD) demanding enhanced taxes on all tobacco products including bidi and ciga
Financial Express (bd)
added May 27, 2014 01:57

Smoke Shop Magazine: E-Cigs at the Forefront (PDF)

Generally, existing and pending state regulation of electronic cigarettes is focused on three areas: youth access; public use restrictions; and taxation.
Tobacco Law blog— Troutman Sanders LLP
added Apr 24, 2014 12:46

[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

[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
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