Smokers in Europe will have to pay more for their cigarettes under plans by Brussels to increase minimum tax levels on tobacco over the next six years.
Archive - July 2008
A US district court has ruled in favour of General Cigar Company in a trademark infringement and counterfeiting suit relating to “COHIBA Caribbean’s...
The Dubai municipality will be cracking down on shisha (water pipe) cafes that do not comply with anti-smoking laws by the end of the year.
The Dubai municipality has said fines for smoking in Dubai malls are likely to be imposed in September.
Graphic health warnings on cigarette packages are failing to move the majority of smokers to quit, a government survey has found out.
Austria's parliament on Wednesday approved a law that will further limit smoking in bars and restaurants.
New standards for tobacco and alcohol products have been designed by the Uzbekistani State Demonopolization committee and other agencies concerned, Central...
04 July 2008. To protect domestic market from poor quality products including imported ones, a decree on licensing of tobacco and alcohol import into...
The Federal Trade Commission may rescind its guidance on tar and nicotine yields in cigarettes that are based on a test started more than 40 years ago.