The new year started with some new hopeful additions following the US lead in raising the legal smoke age to 21 Read more

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The Indian government’s draft changes to its tobacco-control law to ban smoking zones in hotels, restaurants, and airports, the sale of loose cigarettes, as well as increasing the minimum legal smoking age from 18 to 21 met with objections Read more

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After exiting the European Union, the UK amended the requirements for tobacco packaging as listed in the Tobacco Products and Nicotine Inhaling Products (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020. Read more

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A Covid-19 vaccine developed from the tobacco plant by British American Tobacco’s US bio-tech group Kentucky BioProcessing (KBP) is now approved for human trials by the US health regulator. Read more

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Indonesia will raise the excise tax on machine-made tobacco products by an average of 12.5% in 2021. Read more

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British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BAT) is the first major tobacco company to publish a so-called Human Rights Report, which is aligned with the United Nations Guiding Principles Reporting Framework. Read more

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Nicotine gets the blame when it comes to the debate over tobacco and health. But is nicotine really the bad guy here? Read more

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Hong Kong resident and cigar expert Eric Piras fills in Tobacco Asia about what’s in store for the premium cigar business in China and the rest of Asia. Read more

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