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[UK] Men sentenced after being caught with illegal tobacco and cigarettes worth £30k

Alan Kamal Mohammed and Hemin Mustafai were arrested after the dodgy goods were seized following two intelligence-led swoops on the same day. Now the pair have been handed community orders after appearing at North Staffordshire Justice Centre.
Stoke Sentinel (This Is Staffordshire) (uk)
added Aug 3, 2017 14:34

[UK] Warning on passive vaping in bars: Second-hand smoke from devices contain toxic chemicals that can irritate your eyes and skin

People in bars where vaping is allowed are exposed to unhealthy levels of formaldehyde, which causes cancer, and acrolein, a toxin which irritates the eyes and skin. That is the finding of a study based on as few as three people an hour using the devic
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 3, 2017 01:15

[Africa, UK] Serious Fraud Office opens investigation into BAT bribery claims

Allegations that British American Tobacco was involved in bribery and corruption in Africa are being investigated by the Serious Fraud Office, despite the cigarette company’s attempts to downplay the significance of a whistleblower who handed over a doss
The Guardian (uk)
added Aug 2, 2017 14:31

[UK] Smoking banned from entire West College Scotland campus

Smoking - including e-cigarettes - will be banned from the entire campus from August 1, not just indoors, after receiving complaints from non-smokers and a litter problem outwith designated smoking areas. Smoking shelters will be removed, said the colleg
Clydebank Post (uk)
added Aug 1, 2017 22:06

[Africa, UK] British American Tobacco Feels The Burn Again As Serious Fraud Office Investigates

BAT shares were marked 2% higher in the opening 30 minutes of trading in London and changing hands at 4,803 pence each after having fallen around 11.8% over the past two sessions. The Food & Drug Administration sent shares of tobacco companies like B
added Aug 1, 2017 18:37

[UK] BAT Faces Full U.K. Probe Into African Tobacco Bribe Report

“The case is one man’s word against another’s,” Duncan Fox, an analyst at Bloomberg Intelligence, said of the SFO probe. “For BAT, the situation with the FDA will lead to a new regulatory environment and that is of far greater importance right now.” The
Bloomberg News
added Aug 1, 2017 17:48

[Africa, UK] BAT delivered fresh blow to scupper bond plans

plans for a jumbo multi-currency debt sale, expected this week, have likely been scuppered after the company suffered a fresh blow of corruption allegations on Tuesday. The company and its subsidiaries are being investigated for corruption by Britain's S
added Aug 1, 2017 17:09
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[Africa, UK] Britain investigates British American Tobacco for corruption

Britain has opened a formal investigation into suspicions of corruption at British American Tobacco (BAT) (BATS.L) and its subsidiaries, nearly two years after allegations of bribery in Africa first surfaced.
added Aug 1, 2017 17:09

[Africa, UK] Update on Ongoing Investigation into Misconduct Allegations

we are investigating, through external legal advisers, allegations of misconduct. We have been co-operating with the Serious Fraud Office (“SFO”) and [BAT] has been informed that the SFO has now opened a formal investigation. BAT intends to co-operate wit
British American Tobacco (BAT)
added Aug 1, 2017 17:03

[UK] Availability of cheap tobacco undermining efforts to cut smoking

roll-your-own and cartons of factory-made cigarettes...A widening gap between the cheapest and most expensive tobacco products is evidence of a wider variety of brands being introduced to cater to some smokers' declining budgets, according to new research
Medical Xpress (
added Aug 1, 2017 16:40
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