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Diane Caruana

Diane Caruana
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In-house journalist covering international vaping news.

Smokers save money by switching to vaping, says online poll

A vaper will spend an average of $60 monthly on products such as refill cartridges and e-liquids, whilst a heavy smoker could spend up...

S.A.’s anti-tobacco lobbyists want no smoking legislation to cover e-cigs

“We agree the law (Tobacco Products Control Amendment Act) should be amended, because there is evidence that it harms. It is not covered under...

Korea passes bill to increase tax on HnB products

So far, South Korea had categorized e-cigarettes differently than their combustible counterparts, hence iQOS is currently levied at a lower tax rate than the...

Latest CDC report : 1 in 5 U.S. adults used tobacco...

The data was released by U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and the research conducted in conjunction with the Food and Drug...

25% of Mumbai’s youth are addicted to tobacco says new study

The research was conducted by Mazgaon's Prince Aly Khan Hospital in association with Manipal University, and the participants consisted of 1,000 students from 30...

A report looking into England’s smoke-free goal

Compiled by Frontier Economics, this report for PMI’s subsidiary Philip Morris Ltd, forecasts that the Government goal for a smoke-free England, equating to a...

IBVTA film about vaping released last month

The documentary which features independent industry and public health professionals was made by ITN Productions, and highlights the benefits to individual smokers when they...

Singapore MPs question their government’s stance on vaping

Importing and selling vaping products has been banned in the island city-state since 2014, and possession of the products has been made illegal since...

UK MP urges caution over suggesting e-cigs as safer alternatives

Despite the number of studies indicating that e-cigarettes have great potential as smoking cessation tools, speaking in Westminster MP Gregory Lloyd Campbell said that...

Vaping may soon be banned on Penn State University campuses

Last year Penn State President Eric Barron, commissioned a task force to explore the idea of making the university smoke-free. This 17-member group that...
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