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13
Feb
Welsh children swap tobacco for e-cigs.

Welsh Children ‘Ditch Tobacco For E-Cigs’

Children in Wales are nearly twice as likely to vape than smoke regular tobacco, Cardiff University research has found.A study, published in the BMJ Open, investigated 32,479 11-16 year olds in Wales, and found that 18.5% had used e-cigarett...

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25
Jan
British American Tobacco eyeing Reynolds deal.

BAT Eyeing Reynolds Deal

Despite US smoking statistics being at an all-time low, but that doesn’t seem to be curbing investor’s interest in purchasing from a resurgent US tobacco market.British American Tobacco, a multinational British tobacco company and one of...

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23
Dec
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FDA Rejects Snus Pouch “Healthier” Request

The Food and Drug Administration, the health body that regulates cigarettes and tobacco products in the US, has rejected an application by Swedish Match North America Inc. that would allow tobacco distributors to market snus pouches as less harm...

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23
Dec
hand-rolling tobacco will rise by 5% above retail price

BAT Buys Bosnian Tobacco Business

Cigarette giants British American Tobacco have backed an Austrian fund to increase its ownership of Bosnian firm Fabrika Duhana Sarejevo to 78.8%, meaning it has acquired their tobacco assets....

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28
Oct
British American Tobacco have brushed off Brexit fears and launched a huge bid for an American tobacco company.

British American Tobacco Brush Off Brexit Fears And Plan $47bn Swoop For American Tobacco Company

British American Tobacco, the giants who own Lucky Strike, Pall Mall and Rothmans have launched an audacious $47bn bid to buy its US partner Reynolds American.Reynolds American is the second biggest American tobacco company behind the world...

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28
Oct
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3.4 Million Smokers Buy Non-Duty-Paid Tobacco, MPs Have No Answers

MPs have been left with plenty to mull over regarding illicit tobacco as the 2016 Smokers’ Anti Illicit Trade Survey revealed that 3.4 million smokers buy tax-free tobacco products.“Because of the tax on tobacco, people see it as a victi...

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01
Oct
Investors are snapping up tobacco shares despite proposed tax increases.

Investors Snap Up Tobacco Shares Despite Tax Increases And Anti-Smoking Campaigns

Despite proposed tax hikes and numerous anti-smoking campaigns that have seen cigarette use decline in the US, it appears that investors are snapping up tobacco shares.California’s proposal to triple the tax on a single pack of cigarettes ...

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16
Sep
A packet of cigarettes will cost $40 dollars from 2020, as the government hopes the raise will encourage smokers to quit.

Cigarettes To Cost $40 In Australia

Despite already being considered one of the most expensive countries in the world to smoke, Australia are set to raise a packet of cigarettes to $40 (£23) in 2020.In the last six years, tough cigarette regulations have seen the number of sm...

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15
Sep
Vaping helps smokers quit, according to a scientific study.

‘Vaping Helps Smokers Quit’

As e-cigarettes have risen in popularity, UK researchers have argued that more people have quit smoking traditional tobacco.The British Medical Journal has scrupulously examined quit rates and smoking cessation in England from 2006 to 2015, ...

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