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[UK] The London Report: Fears of US menthol cigarettes ban hit BAT

Investors fretted that a ban would force BAT to cut its dividend. But analysts argued that any legislation would take about five years to implement, which would give BAT enough time to rebase debt to match its reduced earnings.
Financial Times (uk)
added Nov 12, 2018 21:07
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[UK] TaxPayers’ Alliance concedes it launched smears against Brexit whistleblower

The rightwing pressure group the TaxPayers’ Alliance has conceded that it illegally sacked the whistleblower ...could have a major impact on how lobbyists are described in the media....the Adam Smith Institute, the Centre for Policy Studies, the Institute
The Observer (uk)
added Nov 12, 2018 20:44
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[UK] Category:Lobby Groups

Using Lobby Groups is one of the ways in which Tobacco Companies are Lobbying Decision Makers... The Lobby Groups listed at this page include industry organisations (tobacco related) and more generic trade organisations.
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Nov 12, 2018 20:42
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[UK] BAT/menthol cigarettes: puff baddy Premium

Investors reacted with alarm to the possible move by the [FDA] against a product that accounts for about a third of industry sales, even though analysts played down the prospect that an outright ban could survive a legal challenge from the tobacco indust
Financial Times (uk)
added Nov 12, 2018 20:02
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[UK] £1.24m worth of fake tobacco products seized in Nottinghamshire this year

Trading Standards officers from Nottinghamshire County Council has seized over £1.24m worth of illicit tobacco products so far this year, which is a 24-fold increase on the same period last year. A total of 81 inspections of shops, homes, vehicles and s
West Bridgford Wire (uk)
added Nov 9, 2018 19:00
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[UK] Claims about health in e-cigarette ads / Advertising guidance 08 Nov 2018

Following an extensive consulation, the Committees of Advertising Practice (CAP and BCAP) have amended the ad rules so that health claims are no longer banned from ads for e-cigarettes. This document sets out that decision, and should be read alongside th
Advertising Standards Authority (uk)
added Nov 9, 2018 17:09
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[UK] Wheelchair-bound man, 56, catches fire and dies after being left alone in a smoking area in a nursing home

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 9, 2018 03:44
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[France, UK] David Hockney, 81, swaps Los Angeles for the 'smoker-friendly' French countryside to paint the 'stunning' spring (with cigarette in hand)

'I have to say that I still smoke. There may be a connection.’ He says France is ‘a lot more smoker-friendly than England. The smoking ban is really mean-spirited.’
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 9, 2018 03:40
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[UK] Smoking, Diabetes May Be Especially Risky for Women's Hearts

Looking at data on 472,000 Britons ages 40 to 69, researchers found that all three of these heart disease risk factors increased the odds of heart attack for both sexes. But the rise in risk went even higher for women than men. For example, while male
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Nov 9, 2018 03:25
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[UK] Lifesaving mobile lung cancer screening project launched in Leeds

A NEW mobile screening trial in Leeds designed to help detect the early signs of lung cancer could lead to a national screening programme being launched to save more lives. GPs will be inviting around 7,000 smokers and ex-smokers to take part in the Leeds
Yorkshire Post (uk)
added Nov 8, 2018 19:04
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