Month: December 2016

Japan plans to revise laws to prevent passive smoking next year

According to Japanese media reports, in order to prevent passive smoking inhalation of second-hand smoke smoke, Japan’s Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare plans to next year’s routine parliament to submit “Health Promotion Law” amendment.. …. The amendment will introduce a ban on smoking in multi-use facilities and apply penalties to smokers and facility managers …

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South Korea’s “horror” cigarette packs in January 2017 officially available (Figure)

Tobacco online from the World Wide Web Korea Health and Welfare Department December 23 has been introduced since the introduction of smoking has Cigars brand harmful warning pictures of the standard package. Taking into account the circulation time, is expected to new cigarette case will be the end of January 2017 officially available. In order …

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British American Tobacco Close to Buying Bosnia Tobacco Business

A BAT-backed fund in Austria has agreed to increase its stake in Bosrias holding company Fabrika Duhana Sarajevo (FDS) to 78.7% for British American Tobacco’s acquisition of FDS’s tobacco business, Assets paved the way. Austria CID Adriatic investment company (CID), said the company for $ 22.2 million in the hands of small shareholders and several …

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A Summary of the International Tobacco Week

Online Zhuangao tobacco multinationals Armenia and Canada joint venture Grand Tobacco to the Russian State Committee for Economic Competition Protection complained that restrict the sale of Philip Morris International in Russia. Philip Morris International argued that Grand Tobacco produced Ararat brand products and its Marlboro brand “similar fuzzy similarity”. After review, Philip Morris International and …

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The number of retailers to understand the new requirements of the EU increased significantly

Japan Tobacco International said the company’s latest training program results show that retailers in the upcoming EU “Tobacco Product Directive 2” level of understanding has made “huge progress”. The tobacco giant said the Japan Tobacco International Advanced Training Module 90% or more cigarettes store test results show that retailers have learned about the new legislation …

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Korea Picture Health warning regulations to be implemented

“South Korea Times” reported that South Korean tobacco companies will be required from December 23 began selling cigarettes in the domestic packaging of the picture printed on health warnings. “Tobacco industry,” according to the “Tobacco Industry Newsletter” reported . The store is expected to begin selling cigarettes with pictorial warnings in January and February 2017. …

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Azerbaijan will ban tobacco marketing

Tobacco According to Famagusta Gazette reports compiled new repair cigarettes Shop positive case, all tobacco advertising, tobacco, tobacco products and accessories sales Cheap Cigars, including pipe tobacco, hookah, electronic cigarettes, rolling papers and lighters are Prohibited. This legislation will also prohibit tobacco companies and sellers from sponsoring various activities. Eldar Ibrahimov, head of the Agricultural …

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British American Tobacco South Africa’s contribution to Western Cape GDP is enormous

A report by Quantec Research shows that British American Tobacco South Africa has made an important contribution to the Western Cape economy. British American Tobacco South Africa in 2015 contributed to the Western Cape GDP of 14.8 billion South African rand, accounting for 0.3% of the province’s GDP…. Soraya Benchikh, president of Tobacco South Africa, …

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