Headlines Tagged with TFK International — 2,857 headlines found
President Milos Zeman has put to an end the Czech Republic's status of one of the last havens for tobacco smokers in Europe. Zeman, a chain smoker, signed into law on Tuesday a smoking ban in bars, restaurants and cafes after it was approved by both hous
Feb 13, 2017 AP - Associated Press
added Feb 14, 2017 19:42
it has touched off a war being fought in domestic courts, at a Geneva-based agency that enforces world trade treaties, and through obscure arbitration panels working out of organizations such as the World Bank. Anti-smoking activists regard Australia’s n
Oct 29, 2013 Washington Post
added Oct 30, 2013 14:34
[Asia, Asia-pacific, Burma/Myanmar, China] As global brands trumpet arrival in newly-opened Myanmar, tobacco giants slip in sans fanfare
British American Tobacco, the world's second largest cigarette manufacturer, shepherded a select audience of government officials to a low key ceremony last month where it formalized a $50 million investment over five years to produce, market and sell it
Aug 21, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Aug 21, 2013 09:25
Vietnam is one of 15 countries with the highest numbers of smokers in the world, and around 40,000 Vietnamese people die of smoking-caused diseases every year – or more than 100 people per day, the health ministry has warned.
Dec 1, 2014 Tuoi Tre Newspaper (vn)
added Dec 1, 2014 06:41
"The operating environment has changed dramatically in Russia, with significant declines in tobacco demand driven by tax increases, tighter regulations and a challenging economic situation," the company said in a statement.
Jul 31, 2015 Reuters
added Jul 31, 2015 09:08
Anti-tobacco campaigners have demanded immediate stoppage of advertising and promotional campaigns by the multinational tobacco company Philip Morris ... advocacy organization Progga protested the luxuries rock city concert 'road to rock nation' through
Nov 11, 2014 Financial Express (bd)
added Nov 11, 2014 11:50
Sri Lanka's Supreme Court last year ordered the leading manufacturer of tobacco products in Sri Lanka, Ceylon Tobacco Company (CTC) to include pictorial health warnings covering 60 percent of the front and back panels of the cigarette packs released to t
Jan 2, 2015 LankaPage.com
added Jan 3, 2015 12:55
The west is winning the smoking war, but in our region, the fight has just begun.
Aug 26, 2012 The Age (au)
added Aug 25, 2012 23:33
Starting September 1, health warnings and graphic pictures illustrating the dangers of tobacco will appear on all brands of cigarette and other tobacco products available in Myanmar, the government said yesterday.
Feb 29, 2016 Myanmar Times (mm)
added Mar 1, 2016 10:05
as Myanmar opens its doors to the world after half a century of military rule, it faces a new threat: Large multinational cigarette companies looking for new markets. After years of isolation, many young people want to be as "cool" as their Western peers
Nov 20, 2013 Al Jazeera
added Nov 20, 2013 15:25