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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
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
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
[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
"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
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
While big tobacco's market shrinks here and elsewhere, it's refocusing its sales efforts on developing countries like Indonesia. The result is a massive increase in smoking rates, including among children. Indonesia correspondent Matt Brown reports on the
Jun 20, 2012 Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Jun 20, 2012 16:03
This month, Argentina will join the growing list of Latin American countries that compel tobacco companies to display health warnings about the dangers of smoking on cigarette packs, illustrated with graphic images.
Jun 12, 2012 IPS (Inter Press Service)
added Jun 16, 2012 07:33
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