tobacco industry


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Noun1.tobacco industry - an industry that manufactures and sells products containing tobaccotobacco industry - an industry that manufactures and sells products containing tobacco
industry - the people or companies engaged in a particular kind of commercial enterprise; "each industry has its own trade publications"
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Mary Ann Fernandez-Mendoza, president of HealthJustice, said the tobacco industry "is behind the vaping lobby -- brainwashing the public into thinking e-cigarettes are safe".
ENPNewswire-July 29, 2019--University of Bath: Tobacco industry bumps up prices beyond that required by tax changes
Moreover, the committee suggested that the tobacco industry should be given representation in the parliamentary committee which was looking into guidelines for tobacco advertisements.
The head of delegation, Managing Director PMI, Joao Martins appreciated the improved business environment in Pakistan and showed interest in investment in the tobacco industry owing to production of good quality tobacco which can also be exported to Philip Morris companies all around the world, said a press release issued by Ministry of Commerce here.
Group asks about Gordon, Red Cross 'interaction' with tobacco industry !-- -- (Philstar.com) - May 30, 2019 - 9:19pm MANILA, Philippines The Philippine Red Cross "should come clean" if it received money from tobacco companies despite being discouraged from doing so, a group said Wednesday.
According to the sources, tax evasion in tobacco industry is causing 33 billion rupees loss to the national exchequer per annum.
I read with great interest the article in the May 1 edition of the Arizona Republic on current efforts by the tobacco industry in the Arizona Legislature to block effective clean air measures of city and local governments.
Statement said that the civil society of Pakistan Confronted with Multiple among them weak enforcement of tobacco-related laws, the lobbying and in-turn the building pressure from the tobacco industry and the inability to create awareness in the rural areas about the harmful impacts of tobacco consumption.
ISLAMABAD: The ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government is mulling a new tax on the tobacco industry and sugary beverages.
As a signatory to Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC), Pakistan took numerous measures to protect public health policies with respect to tobacco control from commercial and other vested interests of the tobacco industry. She was addressing the gathering of national workshop on tobacco industry interference here on Tuesday.
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), tobacco industry interference is the biggest challenge in implementing the global tobacco treaty (formally called the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC).
The group, which included health and tobacco experts from the Cancer Society and the University of Otago, Wellington, is calling for the vision of the 2010 M?ori Affairs Select Committee Inquiry on the tobacco industry to be revived.

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