Headlines Tagged with Unions/Workers — 1,665 headlines found
As table game dealers vote on a proposed union contract with Foxwoods in September 2013, smoking in the giant entertainment complex is an issue. Because Indian sovereignty prevails, state law banning indoor smoking in most Connecticut businesses does not
Sep 2, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Sep 3, 2013 00:34
Once recreational cannabis use becomes legal, taking a "smoke break" at work could suddenly become much more complicated. At least that's the fear among some human resources officials who wonder if the law change will bring impairment at work, decreased p
Dec 14, 2017 Canadian Press
added Dec 15, 2017 22:32
Once recreational pot use becomes legal, taking a "smoke break" at work could suddenly become much more complicated.
Dec 14, 2017 Canadian Press
added Dec 14, 2017 17:28
What are the implications for public health practice? Broader implementation of smoke-free policies at the national, city, or airport authority levels can protect employees and travelers of all ages from secondhand smoke inside airports.
Nov 22, 2017 Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Nov 23, 2017 02:48
The announcement came as Altria, which also makes Virginia Slims and Parliament cigarettes, reported a 29 percent drop in profit for its most recent quarter, but its adjusted earnings still beat expectations. It reported net income of $1.09 billion, or 5
Oct 27, 2016 Chicago Sun-Times
added Oct 27, 2016 21:43
China, Cuba, Egypt, Bulgaria, Thailand and the convention’s host country, India, may have a hard time having delegates approved to attend the event and vote on issues that impact their citizens. The FCTC justifies this possible exclusion of countries wh
Oct 2, 2016 The Nation (ng)
added Oct 10, 2016 16:33
In the weeks since the May 20 deadline to submit initiative signatures, the campaigns pushing the measures have reported collecting more than $3.2 million. The biggest recipient has been the campaign to increase cigarette taxes by $2 a pack, to $2.87, wi
Jun 20, 2016 Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Jun 21, 2016 20:16
[Africa, Kenya] British American Tobacco paid union to disrupt production at one of its chief rivals, whistleblower claims
The union plan was part of a strategy to drive Mastermind Tobacco, an African rival, out of business. The clandestine plot is revealed in internal BAT documents disclosed by whistleblower Paul Hopkins, who worked for the tobacco giant in Africa for 13 ye
Dec 19, 2015 The Independent (uk)
added Dec 21, 2015 12:17
The legacy Commonwealth-Altadis unit is eliminating about 150 job positions in Fort Lauderdale, according to a Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act notice filed with the Florida Commerce Department.
Jun 17, 2015 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 21, 2015 14:23
Hundreds of Bidi workers, beedi contractors, members of Centre of Indian Trade Unions and All India Trade Union Congress jointly staged a massive protest against central government's ban on tobacco products near DC's office on Tuesday, March 17.
Mar 17, 2015 Daijiworld.com (in)
added Mar 17, 2015 15:03