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Posted on 26 February 2018 | 4:01 am
Public health faculty call for ban on
GW HatchetPublic health faculty call for ban on research funding from tobacco companiesGW HatchetFaculty in the public health school are pushing the University to ban research funded by major tobacco companies, fearing that the funding will impede the independence of the school's projects. Public health professors in the Faculty Senate have ...
Posted on 25 February 2018 | 10:13 pm
KMC to check purchase, sale of tobacco
Himalayan TimesKMC to check purchase, sale of tobacco productsHimalayan TimesThe release also stated that KMC would deploy city police to check purchase and sale of tobacco. Anyone found dealing in tobacco products and smoking in public places will be fined Rs 100 to Rs 1,000, it said. Likewise, shops will also be restricted ...
Posted on 25 February 2018 | 8:58 pm
Migori threatens to kick out tobacco firms -
Daily NationMigori threatens to kick out tobacco firms - Daily NationDaily NationCompany representatives say they are working on paying the farmers.and more »
Posted on 25 February 2018 | 7:49 am
Students seek broader policy on tobacco use
Chattanooga Times Free PressStudents seek broader policy on tobacco use at schoolsChattanooga Times Free PressBetween classes, extracurricular activities and peer pressure, high school can be hard enough without worrying about tobacco use and secondhand smoke, but Brainerd High School senior Dereke Townsend said it's "staggering" how often his peers use ...
Posted on 24 February 2018 | 9:01 pm
TTIP controversy: European Commission and
Responding to a Freedom of Information request from an EU watchdog regarding contacts between officials and the tobacco industry, the European Commission released a set of documents that had been so heavily redacted as to be meaningless. In this 14-page ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:00 am
Top Tobacco Bond Banker Departs Barclays
The go-to dealmaker in the market for tobacco bonds is gone from her post – a surprise departure that raises questions about the future direction of a once-burgeoning corner of Wall Street. Kym S. Arnone, a senior banker who, by her own count, helped ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:21 pm
FDA warns several tobacco manufacturers for
The following is a statement of Matthew L. Myers, President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids: The Food and Drug Administration today has taken a critically important action to protect the American public from tobacco industry deception by warning several ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:48 pm
British American Tobacco plc Stock Rating
British American Tobacco plc (LON:BATS)‘s stock had its “underperform” rating restated by research analysts at RBC Capital in a research note issued on Friday, MarketBeat.Com reports. They currently have a GBX 3,100 ($48.57) price target on the stock.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:43 pm
Raise the tobacco tax, regulate e-cigs
There are lots of good reasons to raise California’s tax on tobacco, not the least of which is that when cigarettes are more expensive, fewer kids smoke. California’s existing tobacco tax hasn’t been raised since a voter-approved initiative in 1998.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 5:43 pm