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[Australia] New website promises packs of cigarettes for HALF-PRICE - and they claim what they're doing is 100% legal

The website RYO Solutions Australia has cropped up online offering tobacco for much less than the recommended retail price after Australian smokers were hit with another tax hike on September 1. Australians already pay the most in the world for their t
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 11, 2018 16:22
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[Australia] SIDDIQI: Shisha addiction may be stronger than cigarette addiction

Given that shisha is often smoked with friends and family, its addiction may be more than just physical. This strong social element to the addiction may be the reason the smoking cessation drug, varenicline, which is effective for cigarette smokers, does
The Conversation (au)
added Sep 7, 2018 10:47
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[Colorado, Florida] Payless Cigars & Pipes Forced to Move Headquarters From Boulder

Payless Cigars & Pipes, a company owned by The Cigarette Store Corp. / Smoker Friendly was forced to move from the company headquarters in Boulder, Colo. to New Port Richey, Fla. near Tampa Bay. Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper vetoed SB 18-179, whi
Convenience Store Decisions
added Sep 5, 2018 22:03
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[Australia] GALLAGHER/GILMORE: Big Tobacco is consistently overstating black market in cigarettes – new findings

Our paper concludes that “the quality of industry data on illicit tobacco as a whole is below the expected standard to be considered reliable”. We add that the consistency of this “may indicate that the tobacco industry is deliberately producing misleadi
The Conversation (au)
added Sep 5, 2018 21:37
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[Australia] Smokers will keep on lighting up despite cigarettes hitting a $40

Smokers are facing a huge hit to their wallets when tax hikes push the price of a cigarette pack to almost $40 on Saturday - but many say they still won't quit. The second 12.5 per cent price rise in as many years drew scorn from smokers who said it hit
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 3, 2018 14:46
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[Australia] Gen Y smokers will keep on lighting up despite cigarettes hitting a WORLD RECORD $40-a-pack - as they slam the government for its 'greedy tax grab'

The second 12.5 per cent price rise in as many years drew scorn from smokers who said it hit low earners the hardest and wouldn't slash smoking rates. To make matters worse, the government's war on smoking will slug ordinary Australians an extra 12.5 pe
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 2, 2018 13:17
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Prices of cigarettes to go up after sales tax fixed at 10%

Sales and Service Tax (SST) for cigarettes has been gazetted at 10% as of Aug 29, and this will cause the prices of cigarette to increase. British American Tobacco (M) Bhd (BAT) managing director Erik Stoel said the company is concerned about the impact
The Star (my)
added Aug 31, 2018 20:22
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The burden of disease in Russia from 1980 to 2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016

For males, smoking was the second most common risk factor and was responsible for 24·1% (21·7–26·5) of deaths...he prevalence of smoking in Russia remains high and increases in smoking have been noted for women...xes on tobacco in Russia remain among the
The Lancet (uk)
added Aug 31, 2018 15:34
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Why more Americans are kicking the smoking habit

Both King and Shaeffer credit the combination of cigarette price increases, anti-smoking campaigns, smoke-free laws, and access to cessation programs as powerful levers aided by health advocacy groups. "These interventions really de-normalize tobacco use
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Aug 31, 2018 13:29
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[Caribbean, Jamaica] Christopher Tufton: Tobacco lobby all smoke and mirrors

Yet, the tobacco industry would have us acquiesce to its call for a reduction in the SCT on cigarettes, suggesting that to do so would be to stymie the illicit trade in tobacco. However, to reduce the SCT would be to encourage greater consumption of tob
Jamaica Gleaner (jm)
added Aug 31, 2018 01:34
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