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[Europe] Stupid Us’: How U.S. Retirees Lost Thousands to Fraud Linked to Ex-E.U. Official

Mr. Dalli was forced to step down when it emerged that a Maltese acquaintance had sought 60 million euros from a Swedish tobacco company in exchange for urging Mr. Dalli to soften restrictions on sales of a smokeless tobacco product.
New York Times
added May 12, 2017 17:28
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[USA] US mass-market cigars lift Swedish Match's first-quarter profit

first-quarter core profit rose more than expected, helped by higher U.S. cigar volumes and lower marketing spending on its Swedish-style wet snuff "snus" in that country.
Reuters
added May 9, 2017 20:12
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[UK, USA] As Washington cracks down on e-cigarettes, a new study is showing their health benefit

As the United States cracks down on rules governing e-cigarettes, a wide-ranging study in Britain has revealed how the technology is helping smokers to give up harmful tobacco. Last week, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that produc
CNBC
added May 9, 2017 17:31
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[USA] LEADING FROM UP NORTH How Canada Is Solving the Menthol Tobacco Problem (PDF)

How did our neighbor to the North become a global leader in tackling the problem of regulating menthol tobacco? And what lessons can we learn from Canada’s experience in adopting and implementing restrictions on the sale of menthol flavored tobacco pro
Public Health Law Center (William Mitchell College of Law)
added May 8, 2017 14:05
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[USA] The perfect state gift for lung cancer-smoking denialist #MikePence when he visits @TurnbullMalcolm Apr22. An Australian first!

Twitter
added Apr 9, 2017 18:32
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[Australia, Canada, UK, USA] E-cigarette regulations may affect their effectiveness for smoking cessation

The study's findings show that "the benefits of ECs for smoking cessation may be limited to those who reside in an environment where there are few restrictions on the retail sale and marketing of ECs." Dr. Hua-Hie Yong, lead author at Cancer Council Vict
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Apr 6, 2017 13:41
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[Australia, Canada, UK, USA] Does the Regulatory Environment for E-Cigarettes Influence the Effectiveness of E-Cigarettes for Smoking Cessation?: Longitudinal Findings From the ITC Four Country Survey [FREE FULL TEXT]

The findings underscore the need for careful consideration on how best to regulate this emerging product so that EC benefits for smoking cessation are maximized and its risks to public health are minimized.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Apr 6, 2017 13:46
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[USA] Israeli goes from selling cigarettes online to US federal prison

Yonatan Morgan was on his way to a vacation in the Caribbean ...Two years prior, he worked for the company Duty Free Depot located in Rishon LeZion that specializes in selling duty free cigarettes...The Israeli company avoided the tax payments by lying.
JerusalemOnline (il)
added Apr 1, 2017 21:55
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[Brazil, USA] CNT creates UTC International

Contraf-Nicotex-Tobacco (CNT) has become a shareholder in the UTC Group by founding UTC International in Wilson, North Carolina, USA. The new company is the management holding for the U.S. operation and the Brazil operation of UTC Group.
Tobacco Reporter
added Mar 29, 2017 18:48
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[Nicaragua, USA] Industry Thrives Due to US Demand

Nicaragua’s tobacco industry is seeing a huge boost mainly thanks to US demand. The country’s reputation as a tobacco producer is growing, boasting a sector that is a big exporter and employer. Esteli, a region in the north of the country, has the dark
Tobacco Asia
added Mar 24, 2017 20:34
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