Archive - August 2008

PHILIPPINES
Highest court upholds tax code

The Supreme Court has declared as constitutional a section of the tax code that levies higher taxes on cigarette brands introduced to the market after...

PHILIPPINES
Lawmakers push for plain packaging

Lawmakers are calling for graphic-based health warnings on cigarette packs and are poised to file a bill which advocates plain packaging reports the Philippine...

UNITED STATES
Star Scientific wins appeal

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the federal circuit overturned a previous ruling in favour of R.J. Reynolds Tobacco on Monday in a patent lawsuit filed by...

INDIA
Government encourages crop diversification

The government has set up a Rs 5,000-crore (EUR 776 million) fund to finance tobacco farmers diversifying into other crops such as oilseeds, soybeans and...

CHINA
Tobacco merger to create industry leader

Hongyun Group and Honghe Group, two major tobacco firms based in southwest China's Yunnan province, plan to merge to form the world's fourth-largest...

UNITED STATES
Case against R.J. Reynolds to proceed

A Vermont judge has ruled that a lawsuit challenging claims by tobacco giant R.J. Reynolds that its Eclipse cigarette is healthier to smoke than the average...

PHILIPPINES
BAT pulls out brand

British American Tobacco (BAT) has pulled its Pall Mall brand from the Philippine market due to a high excise tax rate imposed on imported cigarette...

UNITED STATES
Lawmakers pass Native American tobacco tax

State lawmakers in New York have given final passage to a measure that would end tax-free cigarette sales by Native American retailers to non-tribal members.

Want to read the latest TJI?

Industrie.de Infoservice
Vielen Dank für Ihre Bestellung!
Sie erhalten in Kürze eine Bestätigung per E-Mail.
Von Ihnen ausgesucht:
Weitere Informationen gewünscht?
Einfach neue Dokumente auswählen
und zuletzt Adresse eingeben.
Wie funktioniert der Industrie.de Infoservice?
Zur Hilfeseite »
Ihre Adresse:














Die Konradin Verlag Robert Kohlhammer GmbH erhebt, verarbeitet und nutzt die Daten, die der Nutzer bei der Registrierung zum Industrie.de Infoservice freiwillig zur Verfügung stellt, zum Zwecke der Erfüllung dieses Nutzungsverhältnisses. Der Nutzer erhält damit Zugang zu den Dokumenten des Industrie.de Infoservice.
AGB
datenschutz-online@konradin.de