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Turkey scraps plans to introduce safer tobacco alternatives

The decision was announced by the Minister of Finance Naci Ağbal at the Turkish Grand National Assembly Commission on Planning and Budget held in...

Japan Tobacco’s cigarette sales plummet harder than expected

Japan is a nation renowned for having a high regard for cleanliness and health. Hence it comes as no surprise that smoking on the...

FDA PMTA delay brought optimism to US vaping industry

In the last ten years, electronic cigarettes have exploded from non-existence to a $3.5 billion industry. An industry which up to a few months...

Bans spread further as NYC vendors fight over alleged harassment

Australian state considers even tougher vaping crackdown A leading Australian public health expert warned on Thursday that the health minister of New South Wales is...

The penalties imposed for violating vaping laws across Australia

In Australia e-cigarettes may be purchased normally, however nicotine-containing e-liquids are illegal. In August 2016, a number of health advocates submitted proposals to local...

Imperial Brands acquires e-liquid business

Imperial Brands' cigarette sales had declined in the first half of its 2017 financial year, and as the company's competitors are steadily investing in...

Taiwan government aims to tighten existent e-cigarette ban

Public Health experts will most certainly agree that increasing the size of graphic health warnings on cigarette packets is a positive step forward in...

Proposed vaping ban for Denver’s 16th Street Mall, approved

Last September, Denver City Council President Albus Brooks introduced the ordinance titled the ‘Breathe Easy Campaign on the 16th Street Mall’. According to the...
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