Month: August 2013

Anti-smoking advocates hope to Nigeria in December passed before the new tobacco control law

Anti-smoking advocates hope to Nigeria in December passed before the new tobacco control law Tobacco According to “Premium Times” reported that anti-tobacco advocates have compiled expressed optimism that, previously submitted to the National Assembly of the “Nigerian Tobacco Control Act” will be approved before December this year. August 16, at a forum held in Lagos, …

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Chicago proposes to ban menthol cigarettes

Chicago proposes to ban menthol cigarettes According to the U.S. tobacco industry, tobacco online communications network reported recently, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel on the city’s Public Health Health Committee’s recommendation that the Government should introduce more stringent measures for the control of menthol cigarettes in order to reduce underage and young people on such tobacco …

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Against big tobacco pest control “experts” moves

Against big tobacco pest control “experts” moves Tobacco According to the “Tobacco” reported tobacco and tobacco pink borer beetles are small insects body, they cause harm is enormous. Fortunately, several companies as a tobacco pest control “experts”, dedicated to solving pest problems for the tobacco industry offers a variety of measures and methods to deal with …

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Tanzania this year, tobacco purchasing outlook

Tanzania this year, tobacco purchasing outlook Tobacco According to “Tanzania Daily News” reported in this year’s tobacco purchasing season, Tanzania Mo Luo Geluo region is expected to achieve 29.93 million kilograms of Virginia tobacco, dark tobacco sales target of 1.04 million kg. According to Alliance One International Tanzania’s latest statistics, the tobacco acquisition halfway through, …

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Mysore, India, said the state government should help members solve problems growers

Mysore, India, said the state government should help members solve problems growers Tobacco According to the “Times of India” reported compile August 18, Mysore Pradesh Members Adagooru H Vishwanath said that due to Mysore Pradesh farmers are suffering, the state government should intervene to solve the problems faced by farmers. The main cash crops such …

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Altria employees Foundation to local communities contributed nearly $ 3 million

Altria employees Foundation to local communities contributed nearly $ 3 million  compiled Altria employees Community Foundation (ACECF) last week (8.12-8.18), said some of its branches to the communities where 140 nonprofit organizations donated more than 2.9 million U.S. dollars . “Given today’s difficult economic times, many nonprofit organizations, more than ever needs funds to continue …

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Imperial Tobacco plans to cut the cost of sales decreased response

Imperial Tobacco plans to cut the cost of sales decreased response Tobacco Reuters compiled the world’s fourth-largest cigarette maker Imperial Tobacco Group August 15 to maintain its full-year earnings expectations, which the company decided to cut costs in order to offset the recession and major European markets serious smuggling situation as a result of the …

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Japan Tobacco International will introduce more high-end brands in the Philippines

Japan Tobacco International will introduce more high-end brands in the Philippines Tobacco ABS-CBNnews.com cigarettes despite higher tax rates, Japan Tobacco Group branch in the Philippines Philippine market still plans to launch more brands, Winston is the company’s cigarette brands. Japan Tobacco International, Philippine Branch Manager Manos Koukourakis said that although the Philippines last January 1 …

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Victoria, Australia actively smoking reduce secondhand smoke

Victoria, Australia actively smoking reduce secondhand smoke  Australian Health Minister David Davis announced a new Victorian Cancer Society findings, the study showed that only 13.3% of the now Victorians are fixed smokers. This percentage of smokers than in 1998 decreased 21.2%. But every year about 4,000 Victorians still die from smoking-related diseases. In particular, he pointed out …

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Exposure to nicotine addiction shaping personality affect fetal brain development

Exposure to nicotine addiction shaping personality affect fetal brain development Tobacco According Guangming reported in mice according to a new study, the fetus is exposed to nicotine in the womb, will increase the number can stimulate the appetite, and in the subsequent life lead to excessive consumption of nicotine, alcohol and fatty foods brain cells …

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