June 10th, 2013 00:00

New Zealand Considers Plain Cigarette Packaging

Right after Australia, the U.S., Canada and Great Britain, New Zealand has currently strengthened its position against cigarette use.New Zealand has declared that it will introduce a law relating to the consumption of plain packaging of cigarettes by tobacco manufacturers. Even so, the government will hold off the enactment of the la ...

May 20th, 2013 00:00

Sales of Marlboro Fell 5.5 %

Altria Group, the biggest seller of cigarettes in the U.S., projects to launch an electronic cigarette this year, running after smaller competitors as demand for regular smoking products decreases. Chief Executive Officer Martin Barrington is attempting to catch up to smaller competitors such as NJOY and Lorillard, which states its b ...

May 3rd, 2013 00:00

Cigarette Tax Increase by $1.41 per Package Failed

Evident resistance to raising cigarette taxes to $1.41 a pack brought Bogalusa Republican Harold Ritchie to dismiss his offered tax boost but the matter is not inactive.Republican Katrina Jackson, D-Monroe, mentioned she will promote her bills looking for a boost to 68 cents per pack and a constitutional amendment directing the reven ...

April 19th, 2013 00:00

New Graphic Warnings for Cigarette Packages Passed in India

The new law making it obligatory for all smoking products to hold tougher graphic warnings became effective these days however its execution was not noticeable on the ground.In accordance with the new Cigarette and other Tobacco Products Amendment Rules, 2012 all smoking product packages in the country must carry new graphic warning ...

April 5th, 2013 00:00

Kremlin Fighting Smoking

This is a headstone of the government's offer to greatly enhance public health in the tobacco addicted country, the Kremlin stated a few days ago.The given movement comes after identical anti-smoking legal guidelines implemented in the last years by a number of EU states, but will demand a significant lifestyle transformation for Rus ...

March 22nd, 2013 00:00

British American Tobacco Estimates a Considerable Growth in 2013

British American Tobacco (BAT) is considered the world’s second biggest cigarette company by worldwide market share, with smoking brands sold in all over 180 markets. Producing more than 200 brands, BAT manufactures the cigarette selected by one in eight of the world’s one billion cigarette lovers. The company maintains st ...

February 22nd, 2013 00:00

Africa- Profitable Region for Big Tobacco

Africa is Big Tobacco’s remained frontier, and manufacturers are capturing the continent step by step. Even a kid can easily afford the price of a single cigarette, 16 cents for lower-priced cigarette brand sold at Lucas Moyana’s tobacco shop.South Africa owns one of the most challenging restrictions on the continent. In ...

February 4th, 2013 00:00

Kosovo Parliament Considers Banning Public Smoking

Kosovo's parliament is recommending a total prohibit on cigarette use in closed public places, after a 2010 restriction to ban smoking in 70 % of public locations was dismissed by many. Faik Hoti, information manager at the Kosovo Health Ministry, informed the Kosovo assemblage that the new anti-smoking prohibits would be identical ...

January 21st, 2013 00:00

Russian Anti-Smoking Bill Could be Passed by State Duma

The anti-tobacco bill may be implemented in the first reading by the State Duma after the New Year in contrast to December, Vice Speaker Igor Lebedev declared at the press conference on Monday. The Duma made the decision to accurately examine the anti-tobacco bill in agreement with regulatory specifications, so that the Constitutio ...

January 2nd, 2013 00:00

Zayn Malik from One Direction Caught Smoking after the Royal Variety Performance

Young start smoked as he left the Royal Albert Hall after the One Direction's performance. Zayn Malik, who is known to be the bad boy of One Direction has proved this status a day ago, when he was seen smoking a cigarette as left the Royal Albert Hall in London, after the One Direction's performance Royal Variety Performance.Pr ...

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