Headlines Tagged with USA — 1,702 headlines found
So we wanted to highlight three studies published in June that, taken together, reinforce the urgent need to stop cigarette companies marketing their deadly wares. The first two studies show how tobacco companies manipulated national and international p
Aug 9, 2012 Huffington Post (blog)
added Aug 12, 2012 18:50
[USA] Smoke Screen: Global Tobacco Manufacturing in the US Industry Market Research Report Now Available from IBISWorld
Tobacco consumption has increased on a global basis over the past five years, although smoking rates have declined in several markets, including the United States, Australia and Japan.
Jul 28, 2012 PR Web
added Jul 28, 2012 08:59
Mrs Turia says she suspects the US is putting pressure on. "It is my feeling because there have been companies in the United States that have come out supporting the tobacco companies and one of the tobacco companies, of course, is from the US, so obviou
Jul 24, 2012 Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Jul 24, 2012 13:49
Wayne McLaren is believed to have initiated a large-scale anti-tobacco campaign around the world. The great promoter of smoking became a great advocate of a healthy lifestyle. This struggle continues, albeit with varying degrees of success.
Jul 24, 2012 Pravda Online
added Jul 24, 2012 13:38
[Indonesia, USA] When trade law meets public health evidence: the World Trade Organization and clove cigarettes
A recent trade dispute between the USA and Indonesia, overseen by the World Trade Organization, challenges piecemeal approaches to tobacco regulation.
Jul 21, 2012 Tobacco Control
added Jul 22, 2012 22:26
Companies such as GSK (Zyban, Nicabate), Pfizer (Champix) and Johnson and Johnson (Nicorette) are active members of a conservative US lobby group called the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC). . . . If these Big Pharma companies are so committe
Jul 17, 2012 6minutes.com.au (au)
added Jul 17, 2012 05:07
STUBBING out smoking in films aimed at teenagers could help slash the take-up rate of the habit by up to 18 per cent.
Jul 15, 2012 Melbourne (Vic) Herald Sun (au)
added Jul 15, 2012 13:38
Alec, organisation that funds Tea Party members, moves to derail UK government's proposals
Jul 14, 2012 The Observer (uk)
added Jul 15, 2012 09:45
[New Zealand, USA] VALENTI: If Tobacco Policy is Protected in TPP, Why is US Proposing a New Exception?
“The situation is a shambles. The only way to exclude tobacco from the TPP is a provision that reads: ‘Nothing in this Agreement applies to any measures that relate to tobacco’. Will our government do that? No.”
Jun 15, 2012 NZweek (Fairfax New Zealand Ltd) (nz)
added Jun 15, 2012 13:28
Tech & Media ...fundraising for CN Creative, which is developing a new type of “smoking cessation device”. Across the Atlantic, Catterton...to make our device as close as possible to the experience of smoking.” His company has received backing from Bri
Jun 10, 2012 Times Of London (uk)
added Jun 11, 2012 14:48