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[Indonesia] Bali governor commended for saying no to tobacco

The Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance (SEATCA) on Monday congratulated Bali Governor Made Mangku Pastika after he declined to have Bali host the Inter-Tabac Asia, which was set to take place in a famous resort in Bali from Feb. 27 to Feb. 28.
Jakarta Post (id)
added Jan 28, 2014 11:15
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FDA’s anti-smoking campaign to target teens

will launch a public health campaign unlike any the federal government has ever attempted. Slick, data-driven and well-funded, the effort could cost up to $600 million over the next five years, all of it paid for by the tobacco industry under a 2009 law.
Washington Post
added Dec 11, 2013 15:29
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[Europe] E-cigarette manufacturers could face tough new restrictions

MAKERS OF ELECTRONIC cigarettes could face tough new measures restricting how much nicotine the products contain. The measures are proposed in draft plans by the European Commission, and come ahead of further negotiations next week on revising the EU’s l
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Dec 1, 2013 04:50
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[Philippines] Text-only warnings on cigarettes ineffective in curbing smoking

SEVEN years of text-only warnings placed on cigarette packs did little to curb the use of tobacco in the Philippines, health advocates revealed.
Business Mirror (ph)
added Nov 25, 2013 16:17
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[Canada, USA] Graphic Warnings Labels on Cigarette Packs Could Lead to 8.6 Million Fewer Smokers in the United States and Save Millions of Lives

* New international study suggests that recent US court decisions on graphic warnings were based upon a model that under-estimated the potential impact on smoking rates*
International Tobacco Control Policy Evaluation Project (the ITC Project)
added Nov 25, 2013 16:13
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Marketing cigarettes when all else is unavailable: evidence of discounting in price-sensitive neighbourhoods / Applying linguistic methods to understanding smoking-related conversations on Twitter / Cigarette tax avoidance and evasion: findings from the I
Tobacco Control
added Nov 16, 2013 22:01
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FDA: Cigarette of future could be non-addictive

While the plans remain under cover and under review by the White House budget office, Mitch Zeller, the director for the FDA Center for Tobacco Products, discussed other items on his agenda to help lower smoking rates. 1. Create a non-addictive cigarette
Boston (MA) Globe
added Nov 11, 2013 13:08
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[South America/Caribbean] Health Minister Calls On Jamaicans To Help In The Fight Against NCDs

Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Fenton Ferguson, has underscored the need for persons to become very health conscious, and join in the campaign against Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs), which is responsible for about 70 per cent of preventable deaths.
Jamaica Information Service (jm)
added Oct 19, 2013 22:44
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TOBACCO INDUSTRY MONITORING REGIONAL REPORT FOR AFRICA (PDF)

The TIM Africa regional report is intended to provide a snapshot of the TI behaviors in terms of common activities and tactics, compare actions and make recommendations on how to counter the TI interference (TI interference) in the region. This report wi
Centre For Tobacco Control in Africa (ug)
added Oct 16, 2013 18:25
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[North Carolina] SciMetrika's $40M FDA contract could change e-cigarette regulations

Durham-based SciMetrika has landed a $40 million contract to research tobacco product policy. The contract, awarded by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, is to research and analyze the feasibility of various policy options for regulating tobacco pro
Business Journal of the Greater Triad Area
added Oct 13, 2013 14:26
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