Tobacco control measures in California saved $ 134 billion (£ 86 billion) in health care costs. Read more
ZIMBABWE-2012 tobacco exports raked in U.S. $ 771 million average of $ 5, 94 per kg, the highest average export price reached after dollarization, Tobacco and Marketing Board said.
TIMB chief executive Dr Andrew Matibiri yesterday said in 2011, slightly more than 144 million pounds of gold leaf, which have been exported country, earned U.S. $ 730 million at an average price of $ 5.06 per kilogram. Read more
With menthol cigarettes to be banned and cigarette packs sold with a repulsive image of rotting lungs, the European Union has launched a new anti-smoking proposals on Wednesday, the first in a decade.
“Tobacco kills half of its users and is highly addictive,” said EU Health Commissioner Tonio Borg, himself a former smoker. “We do not prohibit smoking; we strive to make it less attractive.
Almost 700,000 Europeans die from tobacco-related diseases each year, equal to the population of Frankfurt and Palermo, and Borg hopes to reduce by 27 per cent block of smokers by two percentage points over five years. Read more
Today I would like to look at dividend stocks of the four tobaccos. This article will help you assess whether or not the company can maintain profitability, they are there, and in addition, whether they will be able to increase dividends in the future. When looking at the dividends of the company, I believe free cash flow is a good indicator of their ability to pay dividends, as it shows how much free cash flow of the company should be able to pay dividends to shareholders. Read more
The UK’s court dismissed is representing by an appeal of Imperial Tobacco vs the wishes to ban display of cigarettes in shops. The company’s court challenge has implemented measures that aimed people to stop smoking. Read more
The Department Regional Office and Employment leaded a dialogue with officers of Tobacco Industry to establish good labor that would conduce to voluntary police and labor law. Read more
If you are a U.S. citizen, an American, and you do not have the privilege to enjoy the Cuban Havana, the Dominican Republic is your next best place for first-class cigars. This is where I went on business last month, and I found a few minutes to visit a local shop “Hecho Mano” (hand-rolled) diversity. The prices were much cheaper than in North America, and ranged from $ 5 to $ 25 for the Dominican Superstar, Arturo Fuente Fuente Opus X by Arturo Fuente family, who call themselves the “Reigning Family premium cigars.” I bought two; as you need to share one discuss the experience of smoking Rolls Royce of cigars. Before light it, the smell of the shell and filling separately. Read more
MALACAÑANG said on Thursday that the tobacco industry can afford the government’s preferred version of the “sin” tax reform bill, as it downplayed concerns that the measure would lead to massive unemployment in the tobacco industry and encourage smuggling.
Secretary Ramon Carandang of the Presidential Communications Development and Strategic Planning Office was responding to the concerns raised by Philip Morris Fortune Tobacco Corp. (PMFTC) on the sin-tax measure, which it believed should be “moderate.” Ream more »
The motion requested that the Regional Council Chair write a letter encouraging the Ontario Minister of Finance to follow through on promises to increase resources in the fight against contraband tobacco. Ream more »
A dedicated app search revealed 107 English language pro-smoking apps. “In all, 48 were classed as smoking simulation; 42 as shop/brands; 9 were classed as cigarette battery apps, which depicted a burning cigarette to show the amount of battery left; 6 as background wallpaper; 1 as advocating smoking; and 1 as providing information on roll-ups.”
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