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[UK, USA] E-cigarettes a ‘major public health concern’ in U.S.

Experts in Britain, however, questioned the United States’ take on e-cigarettes as a threat. “The position in the U.K. is very different,” said Kevin Fenton, national director of health and wellbeing at Public Health England.
Yomiuri Shimbun (jp)
added Dec 18, 2016 19:12
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Out of puff: UK becomes of the most successful nationals in Europe for cutting down on smoking

A new survey shows only 18.9 per cent of men in the UK are smokers / Only 18.5 per cent of women still smoke, down from 25.7 per cent in early 2000s / Women were more likely to smoke than contemporaries over a decade ago / Sweden is the only country with
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 17, 2016 19:54
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[Belarus, Eastern Europe, UK] VIDEO: Illegal cigarettes: How sniffer dogs uncover illicit trade

A BBC investigation has tracked how hundreds of millions of cigarettes made in one factory in Eastern Europe are being smuggled into the UK and sold illegally across the country. Smugglers buy the packs in Belarus for as little as 40p each then transport
BBC Online
added Dec 3, 2016 02:34
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[UK] Trump casts a shadow over BAT's $47bn bid for Reynolds

BAT shares are down almost 6pc since Mr Trump was elected and 13pc since it revealed its bid for Reynolds in October. The US company’s stock has meanwhile held flat on the chance of a takeover premium, meaning BAT shareholders already face a steeper bill
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Nov 21, 2016 15:51
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[Latin America, UK] VIDEO: Florida cigar rollers hope Trump campaign goes up in smoke

Today the descendants of the original residents roll cigars on a lesser scale and question what a president who talks of walls and brands immigrants as criminals would mean for their future. Ybor was populated by immigrants from Cuba, Puerto Rica, Mexi
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Nov 5, 2016 02:11
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[Australia, UK] 'Nicotine is not harmful': Doctor calls for e-cigarettes to be legalised - to save lives and help smokers kick the habit

Medical experts are pushing for e-cigarettes to be made legal in Australia in a bid to save 'millions of lives' and help smokers to kick the deadly habit. Electronic cigarettes, also known as vaporisers or vapes, first hit the market in 2003 but have s
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 3, 2016 14:37
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[Europe, UK] UNITAB

2.1 Financially Supported by the Tobacco Industry 2.2 Co-founder of Tobacco House 2.3 Part of Philip Morris International’s “3rd Party Coalition” 3 Lobbying Against the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control 4 Lobbying against the EU Tobacco Product
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Oct 27, 2016 01:00
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[UK] Anti-smoking experts to sue Times for claims of tobacco payouts

published an apology to one of the scientists cited, Clive Bates...claim they have been falsely accused of accepting “tens of thousands of pounds from tobacco companies to carry out research into e-cigarettes”.... five scientists, including professor Karl
The Guardian (uk)
added Oct 24, 2016 12:16
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[UK, USA] British American Offer Shows Growing Value of U.S. Market for Cigarette Industry

After years of spurning the U.S. because of mounting civil suits, international tobacco companies are returning as they confront declining cigarette volumes and expanding regulations around the globe. Last year, the UK’s Imperial Tobacco PLC spent $7.1
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Oct 22, 2016 20:30
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[UK] HATCHARD: Big Tobacco’s dirty tricks in opposing plain packaging

Opponents of plain packaging tend to have links to the tobacco industry. So much so that three-quarters of organisations identified in our study had financial links to tobacco companies... In order to help countries guard against tobacco industry interfe
The Conversation (au)
added Oct 18, 2016 02:21
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