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[UK-Northern Ireland] Gallahers cigarette factory 'to shut' with loss of 1000 Ballymena jobs

excise tax pressure coupled with illegal trade has triggered industry volume contraction in a number of key European countries. "This is compounded by the need to comply with legislation, including the revised EU Tobacco Products Directive (TPD2), which
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Oct 7, 2014 13:39
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[Europe, UK-Northern Ireland] Britain's last tobacco factory may close thanks to Brussels regulation

"The challenging economic environment, excise tax pressure coupled with illegal trade has triggered industry volume contraction in a number of key European countries," JTI said.
City A.M. (uk)
added Oct 7, 2014 13:37
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[Europe, UK-Northern Ireland] Ballymena cigarette factory JTI Gallaher to close

Enterprise Minister Arlene Foster has called the decision "devastating" JTI said it was restructuring its manufacturing facilities "as a result of significant and sustained changes impacting its global business".
BBC Online
added Oct 7, 2014 13:31
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[UK-Northern Ireland] 'Gallaher's cigarette factory to close'

is set to close with the loss of almost 900 jobs, owners JTI have confirmed. The news has been described as a huge economic blow to Ballymena and NI
UTV (Ulster Television)
added Oct 7, 2014 13:29
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[UK-Northern Ireland] E-cigarette questions added to NI health survey for first time

Questions about e-cigarettes have been included in the annual Northern Ireland Health Survey for the first time. The Department of Health added two questions about the use of e-cigarettes to the smoking section of the survey. This year's survey will ga
BBC Online
added Sep 4, 2014 09:56
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Edwin Poots plans to ban teens from buying e-cigarettes

A public consultation has been launched by the minister, which aims to restrict the sale of nicotine-containing products to adults... Mr Poots added: "While it appears that the use of e-cigarettes by never-smokers is very low, there are concerns that the
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Sep 4, 2014 09:56
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Southern Health Trust ban use of e-cigarettes

The use of e-cigarettes are to be banned from all local hospitals and Southern Trust properties. The Southern Trust operates a Smoke Free Policy (2008) which applies to all staff, patients, visitors and contractors. The policy was revised recently to i
Tyrone Times (uk)
added Jul 15, 2014 11:03
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[UK-Northern Ireland] 11-Year-Old Girls Find E-Cigarettes 'Appealing'

Young people find e-cigarettes highly appealing, according to independent research commissioned by Public Health Wales. Girls as young as 11 and 12 have experience of using e-cigarettes and obtain them easily from friends, parents, shops and pizza plac
4NI-Northern Ireland on the Internet (uk)
added Jun 19, 2014 12:40
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Smoking warning following fire deaths

The Fire Service has issued a warning to the public about the dangers of smoking after three recent deaths thought to have been caused by careless disposal of cigarettes.
UTV (Ulster Television)
added Jun 5, 2014 10:58
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Smoking warning after three house fire deaths

The Fire and Rescue Service has warned of the dangers of smoking in the home following three deaths in separate accidental house fires in recent days. In at least two of the incidents, smoking materials may have contributed, according to the fire service
BBC Online
added Jun 5, 2014 08:20
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