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[Belgium, UK-Northern Ireland] Japan Tobacco May Close European Plants With 1,100 Jobs Affected

JTI’s plants in Lisnafillan, Northern Ireland and Wervik, Belgium will shut under the plan, with production moving to other sites, potentially in Poland and Romania, the Tokyo-based company said in a statement today. Some production in Germany will also
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Oct 7, 2014 17:11
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[Ireland, UK-Northern Ireland] A TOBACCO-FREE FUTURE: AN ALL-ISLAND REPORT ON TOBACCO, INEQUALITIES AND CHILDHOOD (PDF)

The central aim of the report is to contribute to knowledge on the exposure of children to the harmful effects of tobacco smoke at various stages of their development. The findings of the report can support policy makers and service providers in their ef
Institute of Public Health in Ireland (ie) (uk)
added Nov 25, 2013 13:48
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Cigarette smuggler to hand over house

The Serious Organised Crime Agency brought civil recovery proceedings against Seamus Mullan, claiming he had built assets through contraband tobacco distribution, money laundering and mortgage fraud. Following a four-year legal battle a consent order wa
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Apr 10, 2013 12:44
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[UK-Northern Ireland] McKEEVER: All those so-called 'hard-hitting' ads to help us quit smoking are becoming a real drag

let's be honest, most heavy smokers cough up worse looking things into the wash hand basin after a good night out. Perhaps if smoking cigarettes was treated by society and by government as a drug addiction rather than a slightly dodgy social habit then
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Jan 1, 2013 11:55
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Wrightbus to buy Gallahers tobacco plant in Ballymena

The agreement with Japan Tobacco International (JTI) will enable Wrightbus to expand it already sizeable operations in the Co Antrim town.
The Irish News (uk)
added Oct 31, 2016 18:33
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Belfast Telegraph Smoking materials main cause of fire deaths in Northern Ireland

"When it comes to fatalities, the reality is that smoking materials are by far the biggest cause, with 13 people tragically losing their lives in these types of fires in the last three years. This is a fact we cannot ignore." Since 2013, fire crews have
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Oct 3, 2016 22:49
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Underage cigarette sales detection rate doubles in 12 months

THE number of business detected selling cigarettes to people under 18 across the north has doubled in just 12 months. The figures released by the Department of Health following a question from West Tyrone SDLP assembly member Daniel McCrossan this week.
The Irish News (uk)
added Jul 1, 2016 21:16
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[UK-Northern Ireland, UK-Scotland, UK-Wales] Has Childhood Smoking Reduced Following Smoke-Free Public Places Legislation? A Segmented Regression Analysis of Cross-Sectional UK School-Based Surveys [FREE FULL TEXT]

Analysis of repeated cross-sectional surveys across the four countries of the United Kingdom shows smoke-free legislation may be associated with a reduction in regular smoking among school-aged children. If this association is causal, comprehensive smoke-
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 11, 2016 21:09
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[UK, UK-Northern Ireland] JTI Gallaher: Workers upset as they leave factory for last time

About 500 employees are leaving on Friday, with the remainder of the jobs finishing between now and May 2017. In October 2014, cigarette maker JTI Gallaher announced it would be shutting its County Antrim plant with the loss of 800 jobs.
BBC Online
added May 20, 2016 18:36
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[Ireland, UK, UK-Northern Ireland] The smoking gun: how cigarettes became the IRA’s new weapon ($$)

Police raid a shop in the Midlands, seizing thousands of illegal cigarettes. Smuggling operations like this are linked to republican paramilitaries, who threaten a new wave of terror
Times Of London (uk)
added Feb 16, 2015 13:48
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