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The Malaysian Finance Ministry says the price of tobacco, including cigarettes, will remain the same. more

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Increased cigarette prices and a change in distribution channel have helped British American Tobacco Uganda Limited to enjoy record growth in net profit amidst tough tobacco regulation. more

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A Tobacco Control Commission official said that opening prices were better this year, compared to the previous season, and they might get better still. more

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The Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board expects Zimbabwe’s tobacco output to rise 5.8% this year as farmers started selling their crop at the country’s auctions. more

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Japan Tobacco Inc. has applied for approval to amend retail prices of six products including Wakaba and Echo of the former third class cigarettes, which would become effective on April 1, 2017. more

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A value-added tax bill has been proposed in Egypt. If passed, the law would impose more financial burdens on Egyptians. more

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Officials from auction floors say tobacco prices have now picked up after weeks of stormy sales following low prices and high rejection rates. more

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From the Associate editor

Cutting the Nose to Spite the Face

As the debate on the effects of e-cigarettes continues with new research coming out both for and against e-cigs, is it too soon to be banning them?

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