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Tobacco stocks remain favorites of investors looking for a combination of defensive positioning and stout dividends. more

Mar 24, 2017 12:00 AM News

Nicaragua’s tobacco industry is seeing a huge boost mainly thanks to US demand. The country’s reputation as a tobacco producer is growing, boasting a sector that is a big exporter and employer. more

Mar 22, 2017 12:00 AM News

The Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria wants a minimum of 150% special levies on all tobacco products. more

Mar 22, 2017 12:00 AM News

The head of the Sudan Scholars Corporation has issued a religious decree banning tobacco. more

Mar 20, 2017 12:00 AM News

Researchers at the Roswell Park Cancer Institute report that 28% of American adults and 9% of teens use tobacco products. more

Mar 20, 2017 12:00 AM News

Strong demand for effective tobacco revenue protection solutions to meet continued global threats will drive growth for tax stamps in 2017, says the International Tax Stamp Association. more

Mar 15, 2017 12:00 AM News

China’s tobacco industry needs to be persistent to innovate and develop new products to recover lost sales over the past year stemming from sluggish economic performance nationwide. more

Mar 14, 2017 12:00 AM Features

British American Tobacco has reached a principle agreement with Bosnian holding firm Fabrika Duhana Sarajevo to acquire its tobacco assets. more

Mar 13, 2017 12:00 AM News

Jamaican Ministry of Health advises that portfolio minister Dr. Christopher Tufton and his team are actively evaluating the World Health Organization’s call for heavy taxation on tax tobacco industry. more

Mar 10, 2017 12:00 AM News

A new synthetic tobacco laced with cannabis chemicals called “Ganesha” was discovered in Indonesia. more

Mar 9, 2017 12:00 AM News

As counterfeiters of brand cigarettes are becoming increasingly skilled in perfecting the art of emulating cigarette packaging, TOBACCO ASIA explores what tobacco companies can do to stem the tide and how packaging manufacturers assist them. more

Mar 9, 2017 12:00 AM Features

On 9 January 2017, the Borgwaldt Group celebrated 150 years of history. more

Mar 8, 2017 12:00 AM Manufacturing News

Ceylon Tobacco Company Plc.announced that it will be closing its leaf depots in Anuradhapura and Sigiriya due to the impact of tax hikes, despite an increase in profits reported last year. more

Mar 8, 2017 12:00 AM Leaf News

Despite concerns that heavy rains could militate against a better yield, Zimbabwe’s tobacco output this year is projected at 200 million kilograms. more

Mar 6, 2017 12:00 AM Leaf News

InterTabac, the world’s largest trade fair for tobacco products and smoking accessories and the leading trade fair for the industry head for another sold-out event this September in Germany. more

Mar 6, 2017 12:00 AM News

FDA's Regulation Shaker

Nahuan Photo

Whether in Europe with the TPD2 or in the US with the new US Food & Drug Administration regulation, the cigar world feels that it is in the shaker for a new cocktail recipe, and it’s one that tastes slightly sour. more

Nov 1, 2016 9:00 PM Features

Tobacco companies won a small victory this August against the Food and Drug Administration in a lawsuit challenging FDA’s authority to require pre-clearance for tobacco products with changed labels or quantities. more

Nov 1, 2016 12:00 PM News

Bulgaria Leafs

Photo courtesy of Bulgartabac Holding AD

When Bulgaria’s State Tobacco Monopoly crumbled, its successors faced potentially hard times. But the country’s tobacco industry managed a magnificent recovery thanks to invigorated marketing and a strong drive to expand beyond the Iron Curtain. more

Nov 1, 2016 12:00 PM Features

KT&G’s figures for 2015 has shown that the company is now the world’s fifth largest tobacco manufacturer, having sold 46.5 billion cigarettes overseas, for the first time exceeding the 40.6 billion sold domestically. more

Nov 1, 2016 10:00 AM News


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Baby. Bathwater.
Throw out much?

One would think the invention of reduced risk products would be welcomed by the
anti-tobacconists. Isn’t the very core of their existence the goal of reducing exposure to smoke and
smoking related diseases? But they are unsettled and unable to fully enjoy the success
of their regulatory labor and continue their march against e-cigarettes.

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