Headlines Tagged with Zambia — 195 headlines found
The Zambian government said it cannot afford to ban tobacco production and trade because doing so could result in massive job losses and income especially in rural communities, the Zambia Daily Mail reported on Wednesday.
Jan 20, 2016 Xinhua Newswire
added Jan 20, 2016 21:03
JAPAN Tobacco International (JTI) says the company has no immediate plans of establishing a cigarette manufacturing plant in the country as the market is fairly small. JTI corporate affairs and communications manager Litiya Matakala said in an interview
Dec 21, 2015 Zambia Daily Mail (zm)
added Dec 21, 2015 15:00
A HEALTH expert has said that Zambia should raise taxation on tobacco in line with the World Health Organisation (WHO) recommendation to safeguard lives. Ministry of Health tobacco control focal point person John Mayeya said at the launch of the internat
Dec 14, 2015 Zambia Daily Mail (zm)
added Dec 14, 2015 16:03
THE Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA) at Chirundu one-stop-border post has destroyed 46 cartons of illegally imported cigarettes worth K146 million. ZRA communications manager Mumbuna Kufekisa said the cigarettes, which were seized in February this year, we
Sep 2, 2015 Zambia Daily Mail (zm)
added Sep 6, 2015 01:14
Investment incentives and the implementation of the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control: evidence from Zambia
Much of the struggle Zambia has experienced in implementing the FCTC can be attributed to misalignments between the economic and health sectors. Zambia's development agenda seeks to bolster agricultural processing and manufacturing. Tobacco control propon
Jul 1, 2015 Tobacco Control
added Jul 2, 2015 08:10
FARMERS around the country are stuck with more than 3,000 metric tonnes of tobacco after failing to sell the produce due to lack of market, the Tobacco Board of Zambia (TBZ) has said.
Jun 22, 2015 Times of Zambia (zm)
added Jun 22, 2015 21:32
A SOUTHERN tobacco body has urged African governments to stamp out illegal tobacco trade, as their economies are losing billions of dollars in taxes annually. Tobacco Institute of Southern Africa (TISA) revealed that governments in the region are losing
Jun 1, 2015 Zambia Daily Mail (zm)
added Jun 3, 2015 00:02
Cigarette price and other factors associated with brand choice and brand loyalty in Zambia: findings from the ITC Zambia Survey
document the high levels of brand loyalty in a market where price variation is fairly small across cigarette brands. Future research is needed on longitudinal trends to evaluate the effect of tobacco control policies in Zambia.
Jan 28, 2015 Tobacco Control
added Jan 29, 2015 01:35
THE Tobacco Board of Zambia (TBZ) says marketing of tobacco in the 2014/15 season will be restricted to registered growers to control and regulate the market.
Jan 5, 2015 Zambia Daily Mail (zm)
added Jan 5, 2015 23:56
THE low demand and poor prices for tobacco experienced during this year’s marketing season has forced the creation of a Tobacco Farmers’ Union. The union which would be called Western Tobacco Growers’ Union was registered on August 15, 2014 under the Re
Sep 9, 2014 Zambia Post (zm)
added Sep 9, 2014 15:08