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[New York] KADET: The Rising Cost of Cigarettes Doesn’t Stop All Smokers [FREE FULL TEXT]

It won’t be easy. I spent a morning last week chatting with smokers on Wall Street who were puffing in front of their office buildings. Of the 10 I interviewed, only two said they paid full price for cigarettes at the store. One woman said she made regul
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Jul 25, 2018 22:57
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Vietnam Seeks Ways to Snuff Out Cigarette Smoking

Amid this loose compliance and enforcement of tobacco rules, as well as an increase in overall smoking in the country, the government is looking at another policy option: taxes. The Ministry of Health has recommended tacking on a levy of 2,000 Vietnam do
Voice of America (VOANews.com)
added Jul 25, 2018 00:29
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Antismoking laws in Armenia not aimed at filling government budget – expert

Antismoking laws in Armenia are not aimed at filling the government budget, but they are just disciplinary measures, David Petrosyan, director of the National Disease Control and Prophylaxis Institute, told journalists on Tuesday.
ANN/Groong [Armenian News Network]
added Jul 28, 2018 03:08
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[New York] KADET: The Rising Cost of Cigarettes Doesn’t Stop All Smokers

New York City raised the minimum price of a pack of cigarettes from $10.50 to $13—the highest in the nation. But that hasn’t stopped my neighbor, John Melia, from merrily puffing away. A self-described “proud smoker,” he says there’s nothing better than
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Jul 25, 2018 00:56
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Individualised tobacco affordability in the UK 2002–2014: findings from the International Tobacco Control Policy Evaluation Project [FREE FULL TEXT]

An individualised measure of tobacco affordability provided useful insights on the impact of tobacco taxes, social inequalities and purchase patterns in the UK. Although tobacco became less affordable, the annual rate of decline was low, suggesting annual
Tobacco Control
added Jul 23, 2018 23:47
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[Asia, Israel] Doctors demand Finance Minister raise tax on rolling tobacco

Doctors, nurses, sign letter demanding Finance Minister Kahlon equate taxes on rolling tobacco with those of regular cigarettes.
Arutz Sheva (IsraelNationalNews.com)
added Jul 23, 2018 23:43
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[Ghana] Cigarettes Should Attract More Taxes

Yeboah, the Publican of the Brotherman Pub in Kumasi... it would rather be better if cigarettes are highly taxed, because they are injurious to health, and that high taxes on cigarettes would also go a long way to discourage people who indulge in the prac
Modern Ghana (gh)
added Jul 23, 2018 23:43
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[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] Tribunal upholds tax office’s taxation of Philip Morris Korea

Some 210 billion won ($186 million) in tax -- national and local taxes combined -- is to be at stake, depending on the results of the upcoming litigations on whether the top tobacco maker dodged taxes by manipulating its inventory records.
Korea Herald (kr)
added Jul 23, 2018 12:32
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[China] Vaping Industry Decries Trump's Tariffs Targeting E-Cigarettes

The next round of proposed duties -- 25 percent on $16 billion worth of Chinese imports that could go into effect in a month -- includes vaping devices. Most e-cigarettes are made in China, leaving Robbins and his peers without an alternative.
Independent Online (IOL) / The Post (za)
added Aug 8, 2018 12:42
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[China] Vaping Industry Decries Trump's Tariffs Targeting E-Cigarettes

Chinese imports that could go into effect in a month -- includes vaping devices. Most e-cigarettes are made in China, leaving Robbins and his peers without an alternative. “It might be good for the trade deficit in the long run, but how many stores is it
Bloomberg News
added Jul 23, 2018 19:46
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